Rocky’s Viewpoint

Rockys Viewpoint

A blog for people who treat their dogs better than family

dog neutering

Maybe you just got a new puppy, and you’re considering getting him neutered, but you have questions. Here’s some information about dog neutering to help you make an informed decision that you can feel confident in for you and your pup. What Is Dog Neutering? Knowing what dog neutering is might help alleviate your fears…

dog tricks

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? These 3 dog tricks are easy enough to teach any dog, young or old. 1). Shake Hands As far as dog tricks go, this might be one of the easiest ones a pup can learn. It’s a classic, and because it’s so simple, it’s usually…

Category: Boarding
Halloween Treat Recipes

Goblins and ghouls and ghosts, oh my! We’re dishing a few of our favorite healthy Halloween treat recipes to whip up for your pups this fall.  ‘Tis the season for pumpkin spice lattes, waffles–and, basically anything pumpkin. But you’re not the only one who enjoys these seasonal flavors–your pup does too! And pumpkin is a…

Training Tricks To Teach Dogs

Keeping your pup stimulated while you work from home can be a challenge. Here are our 5 tricks to teach dogs so you can focus on your day and keep your best friend occupied. You may be trying to get things done around the house or adjust to working from home, but your pup has…

Dog friendly places

Where can you explore the city with your pup? Here are six of the most dog friendly places to eat and shop in Orlando.  To go out or to stay in—that is the million dollar question. If you choose to go out, chances are you’ll have to leave your pup at home; or, do you…

Help Your Pup Beat the Heat

Summer can be exciting and exhausting. Just like you, our pups get a little too hot during the summer months. Here are a couple ways to help your pup beat the heat all summer long.  Whether your pup has a long fur coat or a short and sleek one, the powerful summer sun can still…

Prepared For Hurricane Season

You might have an emergency evacuation plan, but is your pup prepared for hurricane season this year? Find out what to consider and how you can prepare your pup for this time of year.  Hurricane season rolls around each year and causes quite a disruptive show for many Florida residents. From uprooted trees and flying…

Plant an edible garden

Who said gardens have to only benefit people? Here’s how to plant an edible garden for you and your furry friends. If you’re looking for a fun, little project to occupy your time, try planting a garden. In fact, there are a lot of benefits from gardening, including a sense of accomplishment, reduced stress, fresh…

Pet Boarding Orlando

Searching the web for the perfect ‘pet boarding Orlando’ slumber party? You’ve come to the right place! Group Playtime  First thing’s first, we do allow pups to play in groups. However, we do a great job of personalizing these groups based on size and/or temperament for the maximum amount of fun and safety. This is…

Boarding Kennels Near Me

If you found us by searching for ‘boarding kennels near me,’ look no further. We’d love to add you to the Rocky’s Retreat family! Before we jump the gun, it’s important to do the following two things before you choose a boarding facility:  Make Sure You Do Your Research  The number of results that appear…