Tag: Silver Streak Kennels

Please Send Silver Streak Kennels Milk-Bone Treats

With the holiday season coming up, we wanted to reach out to those of you who actively support us and the dogs that we care for. Silver Streak Kennels is looking for people to donate flavored Milk-Bone treats and Milk-Bone MaroSnacks as a gift to the dogs this holiday season. Milk-Bone treats are our treat… Read more »

Making Arrangements for your Pets in your Absence

In the event that you pass away, you need to make prior arrangements for your pets to ensure that they are cared for properly. Death is a difficult subject to discuss; however, it is a reality that requires sorting out your affairs ahead of time, especially as a dog owner. Regardless of how you, as… Read more »

A Place For Dogs With Special Needs

We often get dogs brought to us through K9Cars, a private pet taxi service. Tony,a driver that we often have the pleasure of speaking with said to us, “Why wouldn’t any dog love to live upstate,on a farm, away from the rigors of city life?” Living at Silver Streak Kennels is a wonderful alternative for… Read more »

Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks

When it comes to teaching an older dog new tricks, often many individuals give up before even trying. They assume their furry four-legged companion is either too old or too weak to learn a new range of commands. Well, let us assure you: That’s the furthest thing from the truth. An older dog not only… Read more »

Dietary Changes for Elder Dogs

As your dog gets older, he or she could benefit from a change in diet. Your pet may remain on the same adult diet if he or she is not overweight, has no medical problems and is active, and for some older dogs, you can simply give them the same food in a smaller quantity. However,… Read more »

Summer and Your Elder Dog

With the warm weather in the forecast, it’s a great time of year for you and your four-legged friend to spend time enjoying the nice days and sunshine. However, there are a few things to keep in mind while relaxing and playing in the summer sun when it comes to your elderly companion. Here are… Read more »

Arthritis: 6 Signs Your Senior Dog is Suffering

As your dogs grow older it’s important to monitor their health. Just like humans, dogs can suffer from the aches and pains that come from arthritis. Have you noticed some limping or differences in their walk? Read on to see some of the most common signs that your dog may be suffering. Differences in Their… Read more »

Will My Dog Remember Me?

Sometimes it’s necessary to leave our pets behind when we have to travel or go away for an extended period of time. Though we understand that being away from your pet for long periods of time can cause worry and stress, knowing that they are in a safe and comfortable environment can help when it… Read more »

5 Things to Know When Caring for your Senior Dog

Considering our line of business, we here at Silver Streak Kennels understand how difficult it can be for you to cope with the fact that your pet is getting up there in age. You can remember the day that you first brought him home as a puppy but as the years have passed, that puppy… Read more »

How Dogs can Benefit from the Companionship of Other Dogs

Most families who run households with multiple pets will tell you all about the benefits that their family and the other pets get from this experience. There are many great testimonies on how having pets in your life can improve your health and overall well-being; and this appears to not just be true for the… Read more »