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July Customer of the Month: Meet Vivian

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 29, 2018
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Help us celebrate our July customer of the month!Enjoy this brief interview with Vivian’s pet parent.And why Vivian? We love Vivian! She likes treats, but loves the attention she gets from all of us even more!!!We nominated Vivian because she is super frickin’ adorable and every time they come in, Vivian does something that makes…

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Top Veggies for Dogs: How to Choose

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 18, 2018
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At Salty’s we’re celebrating National Fresh Veggie Day on June 16. And when it comes to canines you don’t typically have to wrestle them to eat their veggies.You can choose what to include with meals based on what veggies are in season and those that aren’t that pricey. Look for veggies that are locally grown…

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June Customer of the Month: Meet Dickie

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 1, 2018
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Help us celebrate our June customer of the month! Dickie!Enjoy this brief interview with Dickie’s pet parent.And why Dickie? We freaking love this little nugget. He comes in every day and is just like he owns the place. He is such a little old man. He also comes behind the counter like he is clocking…

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National Specially-Abled Pets Day: Celebrating Parker!

By Nancy Fedelem | May 3, 2018
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https://www.facebook.com/ParkerJBearington/videos/783359171802928/ Help us celebrate National Specially-abled Pets Day! Have you met Parker J. Bearington? He’s famous! We interviewed Nancy Fedelem, Salty’s owner and pet parent to Parker about why he’s so special! Q1. How did you and Parker meet?  A1. We met Parker 5 years ago on a cold Saturday in February.  His leg had…

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May Customer of the Month: Meet Nellie

By Nancy Fedelem | May 1, 2018
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Enjoy this brief interview with the pet parent of our May Customer of the Month, Nellie! Nellie is a senior and we’re so happy to feature her this month.Why did we nominate Nellie? Nellie is an old school neighborhood dog, she’s seen all the changes and still loves the hood! Nellie is our spotlight customer…

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Meet May’s Customer of the Month: Moxie

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 30, 2018
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Meet Moxie – our May Customer of the Month! Three Paws Pet Supply nominated Moxie because she brings a smile to us every time she visits us at the store. We want to share that feeling with the world!Enjoy this brief interview with Moxie’s pet parents! Customer Spotlight What is your name? Nicole Castle What is…

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May Customer of the Month: Meet Shasta

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 30, 2018
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Meet Shasta – our May Customer of the Month! Fang! nominated Shasta because she has a sweet spirit and soulful eyes… We nominated her for our May spotlight because everyone would feel that joy.Enjoy this brief interview with Shasta’s pet parents! What a cutie and 14! Customer Spotlight What is your name? Lisa Serrano What is…

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Tips on How to Prevent Your Dog From Getting Lost

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 25, 2018
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One in three pets gets lost in their lifetime, so it’s imperative to take preventative measures such as using regular and digital identification tags, microchips or simple things like closing that hole in your fence.According to a press release from the Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA), “Microchips significantly increase the chance of a lost pet…

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Arbor Day Raffle for Oregon’s Wildlands

By Nancy Fedelem | Apr 7, 2018
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In celebration of Arbor Day this month, Fang! will be selling raffle tickets from March 26th until April 26th to benefit Oregon Wild and the Wildland Firefighter Foundation. In light of the recent wildfires in the Columbia Gorge, we wanted to recognize our wildlife and the wilderness as this beauty and solitude is what makes…

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