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Pet Photos with Santa: Coming Back this Month

By Nancy Fedelem | Nov 6, 2019
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‘Pet Photos’ with Santa are back this month! Do you have a holiday scarf picked out for your dog or cat? We’re already planning for the holiday season, so we wanted to make sure you had dates well in advance for this photo shoot at all three of our stores. A new festive backdrop will…

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Grubs

Why Are My Chickens Losing All Their Feathers?

By Nancy Fedelem | Nov 4, 2019
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When Do Chickens Molt? Expert Janet Garman, author of “50 Do-It-Yourself Projects for Keeping Chickens” tells us that as daylight begins to shorten, it’s time for molting season. The chickens may lose feathers!  That is certainly the case with our chickens. I have one silver-laced Wyandotte that is going through a hard molt. I feel…

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Fall Fest

Pet Event: Fang! Pet & Garden Supply Fall Fest 2019! & 7th Anniversary Party

By Nancy Fedelem | Oct 11, 2019
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When: Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 12 PM – 5 PM Help us celebrate 7 years in the Kenton Neighborhood at this pet event at Fang! First, we have a huge raffle of amazing pet and garden-related prizes.  All the proceeds will be split between our friends at ‘Oregon Wild & One Tail At A…

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Top Dog-Friendly Pumpkin Patches around Portland: A Training Opportunity for Dog Owners

By Nancy Fedelem | Oct 1, 2019
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For most, it is a family tradition to visit the pumpkin patch. As soon as a leaf falls on the ground, we start to research the pumpkin patches we want to visit throughout October. Did you also know that many folks use pumpkin patches as a great training opportunity for their dogs? Have a game…

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Salty’s Pet Supply, Three Paws Pet Supply, Fang! Pet & Garden Supply Needed One Anchor – One New Web site for all 3 Stores

By Nancy Fedelem | Sep 28, 2019
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Staff at all 3 stores are excited to launch a new platform for this trifecta (or family) of pet supply stores owned by Nancy Fedelem.  To make it easier for customers we’ve curated a look and feel that reflects all three brands and neighborhoods and we cannot wait for feedback! The site structure remains the…

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Official Grand Opening of Salty’s Pet Supply Online Store

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 28, 2019
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Shop 24/7 When It’s Convenient Salty’s Pet Supply Customers Can Now Buy Products Online, Pick-up in Store (Staff Will Run Orders Out to You!)  Salty’s Pet Supply is offering customers a new alternative to shopping in-store for the days where errands are virtually impossible.  Now anyone can shop 24 hours a day, seven days a…

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Grow Your Own Chicken Treats (Herbs!)

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 7, 2019
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Homemade treats for chickens One of the best projects for spring is growing healthy homemade treats for your chickens. You can try growing a number of herbs in pots covered with chicken wire and see which the ladies enjoy the most. In this post and video, we demonstrate growing rosemary as a homemade treat for…

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Feeding Cats a Raw Food Diet: is it Safe?

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 6, 2019
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Cats are super picky eaters, and sometimes it requires a lot of patience from cat owners when trying to find the food their feline friends love to eat. We suggest feeding cats a raw food diet if you’re ready to make the transition and it’s a great time if your cat is putting their nose…

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Adding Herbs To Your Flock’s Feed to Boost Immunity and Decrease Health Issues

By Nancy Fedelem | Jun 6, 2019
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We partnered with Scratch and Peck for this post as we sell their Cluckin’ Good Organic Herbs for chicken keepers. The ingredients include organic garlic, ginger, parsley, thyme, basil, oregano, nettle and my fave herb, calendula. These herbs go directly into the feed and the hens gobble them up!

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