Teaching Cats Not to Scratch Your Furniture

Once upon a time, cat owners kept their pets from clawing furniture by having their front claws removed. We know now that this practice is unnecessary and even harmful. Likewise, there are simple methods to keeping cats from scratching...

Taking Your Pet on Vacation

We all need a break. Getting away from home and experiencing a new place is often the easiest way to get your mind off of your troubles. Leave the stress at home as you relax, dine and explore. Vacations are even better when you can take your dog...

Recognizing Anxiety in Dogs

Dogs are happy creatures by nature. In most cases, it is readily apparent when your dog is feeling sad or overwhelmed. What happens when your dog’s personality changes from joyous and carefree to somber and morose? When is anxiety in your...

Benefits of Neighborhood Walks During Lodging

Boarding your dog can be stressful if you are unsure of what to expect. Prior to setting up dog boarding, talk with your provider about the services they offer. The best doggy daycare facilities offer clean beds, outdoor access and regular...

Cats: To Lodge or Not to Lodge

Leaving home for extended periods of time can be stressful for pet owners. You want to enjoy your vacation, but you don’t want your pets to suffer. What do you do? The struggle with cat owners is finding the best spot for their needs. Some...

Healthy Habits for Lodging Pets

When you must be away from your pet, your top concern is that he or she is happy and healthy. This starts with choosing the best dog hotel you can find. In order to determine the right dog hotel, you check references, ensure they have access to...

What Type of Training is Right for Your Dog?

You know that your four-legged friend is a unique individual. Each dog has its own personality based on breed, background and a variety of other factors. Because each dog has his or her individual needs, you should not assume that every type of...

Tips for when your dog comes home after boarding

When San Diego dog owners come to pick up their pets from Fon-Jon Pet Care, it can be hard at times to say who’s more excited—owners are ecstatic to see their pooches, and the pups are beside themselves with joy. After all, even though we...

Purrrfect Cat Care at Fon-Jon

Although many of our blogs tend to lean towards dog care and dog training, we can’t forget how much we love taking care of cats at Fon-Jon. While the dogs are playing outside, the cats stretch out in their own suites. Aside from the spacious...

Kennel Boarding versus “In-Home” Boarding

Nobody likes being away from their four-legged friend for long, but there are times when you just can’t bring them along with you. The good news is today there are more options for pet owners to choose from than there have been in the past...