Rocky’s Viewpoint

Rockys Viewpoint

A blog for people who treat their dogs better than family

You know you’re a dog lover when you’re searching for Orlando dog events. Because the only thing that matters is our pup’s happiness, right? Let’s be honest, Orlando dog events are just as much for us as they are for our pups. Any event for dogs, with dogs, is an event we want to be…

Orlando dog daycare

When looking for Orlando dog daycare, you have many options. Here’s why you should trust Rocky’s Retreat to keep your pup happy and healthy while you’re away! Rocky’s Retreat has been in business since 2006 and was founded originally as a canine health and wellness practice. Then, in April 2017 April Cox and her husband…

Follow these tips to keep your pup safe this weekend and all summer long…

How is your dog’s health? Is there room for improvement?

If so, why not make it a priority in 2017 to get your dog into better shape? With 54% of all dogs either overweight or obese, many people can benefit from helping their dogs lose weight and improve their fitness levels.

I have never been a cat person, probably because I’m highly allergic to them and can’t have them in my home. If I touch one I have to wash my hands immediately. If I’m in a room with one, in no time at all, I can’t breathe. I’ve always thought they were cute, but I don’t know a lot about them.

Are you starting to think of a summer vacation and want to include your dog in your plans?Yes I am co-owner of a wonderful boarding facility and love taking care of people’s dogs when they travel, but sometimes you just want to take your dog with you.I know I do.If you’re thinking of a road…

Category: Fun, Relationships

With another Valentine’s Day is approaching, the special someone I want to spend the day with is my dog! After my husband passed away in 2013, Yankee has been there to love and support me in a way that no one else could. From curling up next to me on the couch in the evening to egging me on to go play ball with him, he has been by my side and helped me overcome the most difficult time in my life. There is no one more special to me.

Category: Fun, Relationships

The holiday season is in full swing and if you’re like many people, you may be looking for a special gift for the dog or dog lover in your life. We’ve written about gift giving ideas before, but we’ve updated this list for 2015. Instead of a new squeaky toy or a dog bone, here are some cool ideas that will appeal to a variety of different dogs and people!

Category: Fun, Relationships

Now that summer is here, you may be thinking of fun things to do in the greater Central Florida area with the whole family, including your dog. Without doing a lot of research, what are some activities you can do that involve your dog? Here are a few ideas for active day trips you may…

Category: Fun, Relationships

Many people set New Year’s resolutions for themselves because they want to make changes in their lives, but they often forget about their dog. The New Year can be a great time to change things up especially for dogs who may have become bored with their routine. Of all the dog related resolutions we’ve heard…