FREE Training Modules

Archie Clicker Training

We will be offering sessions at the shop to help you problem solve issues you may be having with your dog. Attend without your dog (demo dogs will be at the sessions) and get ready to have a happier healthier & polite dog!

Sunday, June 5th, 3PM: Boundary Training: Keeping Your Dog in Your Yard, sponsored by Sarah Filipiak CDBC, Best Pets Dog Training LLC
Sunday, June 12, 3PM: Training Fun with your CATS & Dogs, sponsored by JoAnna Sidote, Connecting Spirits LLC
Sunday, June 26, 3PM: Child-Dog Interactions & Warning Signs, sponsored by Erin Sykes, Best Pets Dog Training LLC

Sunday July 10, 3PM: Crate Training, Jessica Gilkerson
Sunday, July 17, 3PM: Managing Unwanted Behavior, Debby Clark­Lalley CPDT­KA
Saturday, July 23Time and location to be Announced: Walking Your Reactive Dog, Molly Roth

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2016 staff with Tiff

Top: Tiffany, Claire, Feisty, Nina, Shelley & Stretch Bottom: Savannah, Allie, Emily & Adoptable Roxy

Hello from our friendly staff – make sure to stop by with your pets to say “Hi”!

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Rate your Pet Food/Recall Notifications

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Have you signed up to get email notifications about recalls for your pet food? Dog Food Advisor and Truth About Pet Food are valuable resources. Visit these websites and sign up. While you are there, check out how your pet food rates. If you don’t buy it at Friendly Paws, you may be surprised by what you find.

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In Case You Haven’t Heard…

we love puppies

We will never sell ANY live animal for profit. All pets who come from chain pet stores are coming from unsavory conditions and dealers. Use your voice, don’t shop in chains who support misery. Looking for a cat or dog? Adopt through Looking for fish or a pocket pet? Our local pet shop Fish N’ Stuff is an ethical shop which carries reptiles and fish. We love Athens because Athens loves LOCALLY OWNED!

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What Are You Feeding Your Pet?

Beneful – such a pretty bag! Look at all those veggies and meats! And the price, you would think you are feeding your dog a good-for-him diet right? Unfortunately you would be wrong. Most grocery store foods are not made from quality ingredients. Feed your pets better for LESS at Friendly Paws!

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Overnight Pet Sitting in Your Home


Did you know we offer pet sitting and dog walking services? Our sitters can come spend the night, visit one to three times a day and take care of your mail too! No kenneling! Book ahead as we have limited availability. We also offer farm care services, call for information and an estimate.

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We Can Get Anything!

Don’t see what you need in the store? We bet we can order it for you and get it for you quickly. Just ask! We also order in 30lb+ bags of dog food every single week – get on our special order list and never have to worry – we get you on a schedule and your food comes in for you when you need it. Give us a shout at 740.593.5125

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