Monthly Mutt – March Issue

The Dog Stop’s March Monthly Mutt Breed Spotlight! Berger Picard.  Gesundheit.  The first time I tried to say this breed’s name I sounded like the Swedish Chef, “Bergerrrrr Percarrrrd.” Ok, it’s pronounced “bare ZHAY pee CARR” (that’s with at LEAST one pinky up, thank you).  One of the oldest French Sheepdogs, depictions of the Picard […]

Two Dogs At The Dog Stop Pittsburgh Daycare

Monthly Mutt – February Issue

Breed Spotlight!- Viszla Breed originally in Hungary, the Viszla has a strong background in hunting both as a pointer and a retriever.  These early tasks have made the breed especially attached to its owners.  Affectionally nicknamed the “Velcro Viszla”, they can often be seen leaning or sitting on their owner’s legs.  The Vizsla has been […]

Post of a stray dog in a box by the dog stop

Strays in the Winter

            While we’re not slated to have an overly frigid winter, The Old Farmer’s Almanac is calling for more than average amounts of snow. Lots of snow means difficulty finding necessary resources if you’re a stray.  The following tips can help ensure survival for homeless pets in your neighborhood: Report, […]