Staff Highlight: Marquita, Our Amazing Assistant Manager at District Dogs Shaw

At District Dogs Shaw, our team is the heart of everything we do, and this week, we’re excited to highlight one of our incredible members, Marquita. As our Assistant Manager, Marquita brings an unparalleled passion for animals and a dedication to excellence that truly stands out. Marquita’s love for animals knows no bounds. If she […]

Keep Your Pets Safe in the Heat: Tips for Keeping Dogs Cool During the Summer

The summer months can be uncomfortable—even dangerous—for pets and people alike. Rising temperatures, coupled with high humidity, can make it challenging to keep everyone safe and comfortable. However, by following some essential tips, you can help ensure your furry friends stay healthy and cool all summer long. 1. Never Leave Your Pets in a Parked […]

Welcoming Our New General Manager at District Dogs Clarendon!

Greg Clarendon

Dear District Dogs Family, We hope this message finds you and your furry friends well. We have some important news to share regarding our Clarendon location. Our beloved General Manager, Joseph, whom many of you have come to know and appreciate, has had to step away due to a family emergency. We deeply respect his need to […]

 #NOH8 is coming to District Dogs National Landing! 

The NOH8 Campaign makes its way to Arlington, VA on Monday, May 13th for an open photo shoot! Stop by District Dogs National Landing anytime between 6pm-8pm to pose for an official NOH8 photo by photographer Adam Bouska. No reservations and no tickets needed! Photos are first-come, first-served – and we move fast! Please arrive camera-ready with a plain white shirt to match the signature style of the NOH8 […]

Celebrating National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week at District Dogs

This week marks National Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week, a time to honor the dedicated professionals who play a crucial role in maintaining the safety and well-being of animals and the communities they live in. Celebrated every second full week of April, this week serves as a heartfelt thank you to those who are committed […]

Preventing Dog Bites: How District Dogs Leads the Way

Dog Bite Prevention Week

In recognition of Dog Bite Prevention Week, we at District Dogs are proud to highlight our comprehensive approach to minimizing the risk of dog bites in our care. Understanding the importance of safety for both our canine clients and their human companions, we’ve implemented several key strategies to foster a secure and positive environment. Here’s […]

Inside at District Dogs: Updates from Our Fear-Free Journey

Fear Free Daycare

As part of our ongoing commitment to provide a sanctuary of care, comfort, and compassion for our furry guests, we’re excited to share some uplifting updates from our center. This quarter, we took another significant step forward in our Fear Free journey. Understanding the profound impact that fear, anxiety, and stress can have on our […]

Manager Spotlight: Christina from National Landing

National Landing Fear Free

Manager Spotlight: Christina from National Landing This month, we shine the spotlight on Christina, our manager at National Landing District Dogs daycare, who plays a pivotal role in our Fear Free journey. When asked what being Fear Free means to her, Christina shared: “Being fearful means considering all the factors that could negatively impact a […]

Introducing a New Chapter in Pet Care: Fear-Free Boarding & Daycare at District Dogs

At District Dogs, we are constantly striving to provide the best possible experience for your furry family members. It’s not just about the basics; it’s about creating a safe, engaging, and stress-free environment where your dogs can thrive. That’s why we are thrilled to announce our latest initiative: integrating the Fear-Free Boarding and Daycare Individual […]