FAQs and Myths About Dogs

It’s inevitable, a post is made to social media and suddenly EVERYONE is an expert about dogs. Even if they had a dog once, when they were a kid. Unfortunately, that’s how misinformation gets around. Other questionable information is by professionals that don’t keep up on the latest in animal behavior science. Some of the [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on FAQs and Myths About Dogs

Adoptable Dogs

On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 Sits n Wiggles lost one of our 1st and most dedicated dog walking clients. Steve, affectionately called "Old Man Steve", passed away at home, leaving behind his two dogs Ted E. Bear and Princess Diana. Ted and Diana are now adoptable dogs, looking for their new furever. Ted and Diana [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Blog Articles|Comments Off on Adoptable Dogs

Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 2 of 2

Last week we went through Steps 1-4 on how to positively change your dog’s destructive behavior. Today we finish looking through the steps that can help you and your dog live in peace! Step 5: Essential Oils The popularity of essential oils have really taken off in recent years. You may have heard the benefits [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 2 of 2

Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 1 of 2

After almost 20 years of being a dog rescue volunteer, I decided to study what I call “Science and the Art of Dog Behavior”. My goal is to decrease the number of dogs being surrendered to shelters or just plain abandoned. There are many reasons why dogs are given up; cost, relocation, human family additions, [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Dog Training, Pet Care|Comments Off on Destructive Behavior, How to Positively End It – Part 1 of 2

Open Letter to University Heights Regarding BSL

Late Sunday (the 18th, of December 2016) I learned that the Safety Committee for University Heights, Ohio had on the agenda to discuss adding Breed Specific Legislation (BSL) to their city ordinances. Of course, I have something to say about it!   I don’t live in University Heights but Sits n Wiggles services several clients [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Open Letter to University Heights Regarding BSL

Winter Pet Enrichment Options

An important ingredient of successful care is pet enrichment! Pet Enrichment is a catch phrase for things to keep your pet busy, mentally stimulated, and hopefully tired! We  had our first prolific snowfall here in the eastern suburbs of Cleveland recently. As a snowboarder I don’t shy away from a good snow accumulation, but my [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 December 17th, 2016|Pet Care|Comments Off on Winter Pet Enrichment Options

Dog Training using Positive Reinforcement

Why did I choose positive reinforcement dog training? It’s no secret, I am an animal lover. I have always shared my home with at least one pet. A contraband Betta fish somehow found its way into my room during my freshman year at Baldwin Wallace. While I pursued both a bachelor’s and master’s in business, [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Dog Training|Comments Off on Dog Training using Positive Reinforcement

Newsletter Archive for SnW Clients

What to expect in our client newsletters: Updates of our services, events, and schedules. Tips and tricks for force-free pet care. Notifications that may need your action/response. Friendly reminders. And sometimes service discounts! We don't send out too many email newsletters; we try to keep them short and meaningful. Coming Soon! Newsletter Archive [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Newsletter Archive|Comments Off on Newsletter Archive for SnW Clients

SnW Top 5 Finalist on 2016 Cleveland Hotlist

If you haven’t already heard, we have been named a Top 5 Finalist on the 2016 Cleveland Hot List for 2 of 3 pet care categories! The 3rd Category we ranked #7 of 41 for Best Training. Thank you all who voted for us! Ranked #3 of 17 for Best Dog Walker Ranked #5 [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Blog Articles|Comments Off on SnW Top 5 Finalist on 2016 Cleveland Hotlist

Welcome to Sits n’ Wiggles CLE

Welcome to our website, we hope to welcome you and your pets to our pet sitting, dog walking, and training services family! Caring for pets is our passion, we know fur-babies are family! All cats and dogs have their own needs due to different personalities which is adventurous to us. Have exotic pets? We care for them [...]

By | 2017-08-15T11:03:00+00:00 June 12th, 2015|Blog Articles|Comments Off on Welcome to Sits n’ Wiggles CLE