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Tips for fall pet health!

 Excerpted from the Pet Health Network #1. Watch out for ticks in fall Just because fall is here doesn’t mean that ticks aren’t still lurking. In fact, according to the University of Rhode Island, many species of ticks are active even into the winter and can survive the first frost. Here are some tips to keep your pet […]

Meet Andrea!

WPE EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT! Meet our groomer, Andrea! “Growing up we always had dogs and cats, among other creatures. Around the neighborhood our house was known as “the neighborhood zoo”. I had always known that I wanted to work with animals in some way, but didn’t always know exactly how. I started my work with animals […]

Meet Carissa!

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT!!! This week we are featuring Carissa. “I have been around dogs my entire life. Growing up we always had dogs and cats on my parent’s acreage. I have also had some parakeets, fish, turtles, and rabbits growing up. I have always had a passion for animals. I graduated from Iowa Central Community College […]

Meet Carol!

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT! Carol joined us at WPE in November of 2015. She came to us with 22 years experience, both personal and professional including: animal care & husbandry, assistant vet tech work, some grooming, and essential oils. She really enjoys learning new natural approaches to animal care. Carol has had a variety of pets from […]

Experienced Pet Stylist Needed

Wholesome Pet Essentials is growing fast and the demand for pet grooming is high! We are looking for an EXPERIENCED pet stylist with a positive attitude to add to our team. This can be a part-time position. Minimum requirements : Ability to groom dogs of all sizes according to breed standards or customer request, Excellent […]

Pets and Seasonal Allergies

(excepts from healthypets.com)   Did you know your dog or cat can suffer from seasonal allergies just as you do? According to a survey conducted by Novartis Animal Health, over half of pet owners aren’t aware their fuzzy family members can also spend the spring season feeling miserable thanks to pollens and other environmental allergens. […]

New Grooming Discount

If you rebook your pet for their next full groom when you checkout from the current grooming session we’ll apply a 10% grooming discount on that next booking.     Includes only the regular grooming charge and does not include a discount for any “add on” services.      The discount will not be taken […]

Gluten….from dogfoodadvisor.com

Gluten — Beware This Inferior Dog Food Protein Impostor Hey, nobody likes an impostor. Am I right? Yet you may have already come face-to-face with this unexpectedtrickster and not even known it. You see, in the world of dog food, protein truly is the Holy Grail. Dogs crave it for survival. And companies market it for […]