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Dog of the Month – December 2016

Lucy is our December dog of the month. This youngster is cattle dog mix and full of fun loving spirit. She is doing so well with her training and she loves to be out in group playing. Watching her grow into a beautiful young lady.

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Dog of the Month – August 2015

Greta L. is long and lean with ears that just wont end! She is a very sweet girl who loves day camp and all her friends. Her favorite part of the day is when "Dad" picks her up in the evening so she can go home and snuggle.

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Beat The Heat!

It's warming up here in the Chicago Suburbs and that means it's time to be extra careful for our canine companions! The cool AC works great but you need to watch the temps outside before you take a nice long walk with fido. The 5 second rule is a great thing to keep in mind as you walk your pet! The five-second rule: Place the back of your hand on the pavement. If you cannot hold it for five seconds, it's too hot to

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Dog of the Month – July 2015

  Piper G. is a newer Daycamper, and we have loved watching her grow up with the group! She is a wiggly lab-mix puppy who has endless energy and loved to play!

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Dog of the Month – June 2015

  Rue W. is a gorgeous hound mix who loves to let everyone know she can bay with the best of them! She loves to run in the yard with all of her friends, and will pester anyone who wont play tag with her.

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Dog of the Month – May 2015

Samson F. is a super fluffy Samoyed who feels like a cloud! He is so much fun to watch with the other dogs as he runs past is a white blur of fuzz!

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Dog of the Month – April 2015

Fourteen M., named for being the 14th pet of the family, is a gentle giant who loves everyone. To show this love, he will gift staff members at Camp with many slobbery kisses!

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Dog of the Month – March 2015

Oliver A. is a high-spirited poodle who loves coming to Camp to see his friends! Oliver blends well with any playgroup and loves dogs of all sizes.

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Dog of the Month – February 2015

  Maggie D. is a super fun pointer who adores Camp K-9! She tuckers herself out and naps in the playroom every afternoon, but the second we open the door to the yard, she's off like a shot!

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It’s so chilly!

Winter's cold air brings many concerns for responsible dog owners. Keep the following precautions in mind: Don't leave your dog outside in the cold for long periods of time. Wind chill makes days colder than actual temperature readings. Be attentive to your dog's body temperature, and limit its time outdoors. Adequate shelter is a necessity. Keep your dog warm, dry and away from drafts. Tiles and uncarpeted are

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