Post category:Dog Training

The best way to teach puppies not to bite

Oh, puppies. Those adorable little wet noses. Those cute wagging tails. And oh yeah, those razor-sharp teeth! Dogs' baby teeth might be tiny, but they’re surprisingly strong. Puppies tend to experience the world through their mouths, tasting everything that comes their way (whether or not it's edible) and playing with…

Continue Reading The best way to teach puppies not to bite
Post category:dog boarding / pet care tips

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 do everything we can to…

Continue Reading Tips for when your dog comes home after boarding
Post category:cat boarding

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 kitty condos, we also have…

Continue Reading Purrrfect Cat Care at Fon-Jon
Post category:pet boarding

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. Now instead of chain link…

Continue Reading Kennel Boarding versus “In-Home” Boarding
Post category:pet care tips / pet safety

Keeping Your Cat Cool When the Weather’s Hot

Though they're called the "dog days" of summer, when the weather heats up it affects your cat, too! It can be harder to notice the impact that heat can have on your kitty, since cats are cool customers—by the time your cat is visibly acting uncomfortable, that means your cat…

Continue Reading Keeping Your Cat Cool When the Weather’s Hot
Post category:dog daycare

Vince’s Daycamp Corner

Just a quick check in this week! I'm sure you're all wondering just how my baby Cam is doing, well, she's still missing the adorable Amos a little bit but fortunately she's got her best buds out in daycare to keep her company. Catahoula mix Bella and Maeby, a Boxer…

Continue Reading Vince’s Daycamp Corner
Post category:pet boarding

Planning A Summer Getaway? Don’t Forget Your Dog

Whether you're going for a camping weekend right here in San Diego County or you're flying across the country to visit relatives, if you're planning a summer vacation for the humans in your household taking care of dog boarding is an important item to check off your to-do list. Advanced…

Continue Reading Planning A Summer Getaway? Don’t Forget Your Dog
Post category:Dog Training

Training Tips – Recall!

Recall Training Welcome to our first ever installment of Fon Jon's Training Tips Series. With the success of our Doggie Daycare blog, the revered Manuel Villanueva has deemed me worthy of scribing his wealth of knowledge to share with you so that you can better understand your dog and become…

Continue Reading Training Tips – Recall!
Post category:Dog Training

Dog Training is an Ongoing Thing

When it comes to dog training, many are mistaken into thinking that once their dog’s obedience training is completed, there is nothing else that needs to be done. This is a huge misconception. Like learning something new, such as a musical instrument, sport, or even language, we constantly need to…

Continue Reading Dog Training is an Ongoing Thing
Post category:events


The KIWANIS Club of Ocean Beach and the Ocean Beach Recreation Council is hosting its 7th ANNUAL OCEAN BEACH CANINE CARNIVAL on October 28.   They are promising an excellent “Howl-O-Ween Party” for you and your best four-legged friend. This party will brim with games, a dog parade, street fair, costume…