Skipper Announces Second Market Launch In Austin

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(AUSTIN, TEXAS) – Skipper (formerly The Waggle Company), the trusted, Charlotte-based dog walking and pet sitting company announced today it’s opening up service in Austin, Texas. Skipper brings peace of mind to pet owners through fully customized, on-demand dog walking services. Co-Founder and CEO, Meggie Williams, says that the company had been planning their launch in Austin prior to joining … Read More

Beginner’s Guide to Dog Food: What You Should Know

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One of the biggest worries on any pet owners mind is the quality of food your dog eats. We all want our furry best friends to have healthy and enjoyable meals. So how can you make sure that the rations and treats you buy are appropriate for your pet? We did some digging on the subject and found some interesting … Read More

Pet Friendly Restaurants & Bars in Austin, TX

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As one of the most dog friendly cities in the world, Austin boasts many venues that let you have a drink, relax and grab a bite to eat with your best friend and companion at your side. Here are our top picks for the best bars and restaurants in the city to take your pets. Circle Brewing Company 2340 W … Read More

Pet-Friendly Restaurants & Bars in Charlotte, NC

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Charlotte is one of the fastest growing cities in the US both in terms of population and number of new businesses according to Forbes Magazine. It’s a fresh and exciting place to be whether you’re a young job seeker or a seasoned veteran in the professional world. But if you’re a pet owner in Charlotte, there’s even more good news…the … Read More

New Name, Same Great Service

BIG NEWS! We’re delighted to announce we’ve changed our name to Skipper to reflect the company’s broader vision to shape the future of pet care services. This exciting rebranding effort will take effect immediately. The name change comes from a deep understanding of where we started, who we’ve become, and where we’re going – and at the core of that … Read More

The 7 Best Dog Parks In Austin, Texas

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With an estimated 194,000 dogs according to the American Veterinary Medical Association, Austin, Texas is quite possibly the most dog-friendly city in the world. Despite Austin’s status as an emerging tech hub, the work culture of the city is more relaxed than in many other places, and residents love using leisure hours to spend quality outdoor time with their pets. … Read More

Puppy Fame: 10 Famous Charlotte Dogs

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We get it: you could sit and stare at photos of your dog for hours. Whether or not your pup has their own social media profile where you’re posting pictures of their perfect little face for all to see, we know they’re still the most famous pooch in Charlotte to you! That said, there are definitely a few dogs in … Read More

7 Ways to Beat Doggie Boredom

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Think about your daily routine. You wake up, get dressed, and leave the house for work, errands, social outings, or whatever else. Then you come home to your dog, who is so excited to see you… and who might have chewed on some things they shouldn’t have while you were gone. Your pup is home alone without you when you … Read More