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  • Senior Pet Health: How Dogs and Cats Age – Petland Cares

    How do we extend our animal companion’s lives and make them as healthy and happy for as long as possible?  It is very important to understand that aging itself is not a disease.  It’s a complex biological process driven by your pet’s genetics, environmental factors, nutrition, lifestyle and stress level. Signs of Aging First, we need […]

    January 25, 2019
  • 5 Tips to Protect your Dog in Cold Weather

    1.  INSIDE IS BEST Dogs are just as susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia as humans, so Petland West Wichita encourages pet owners to bring your pets inside during below-freezing weather. If they do have to be outside for any length of time, a heated water bowl and a heated doghouse or shelter are great options. […]

    December 31, 2018
  • Pawz Dog Boots and Max Wax

    Pawz Rubber Dog Boots are designed to protect dog paws from injury, but that’s not all.   Going on walks in the snow can mean rock salt and other snow-melt chemicals that can cause burns and cuts that allow salt to enter and cause pain.  Protect their paws with these great rubber dog boots. That’s not […]

    December 31, 2018
  • Dog Jackets by Doggie Design

    Is there any better feeling than putting on a warm puffy dog jacket to go out into the cold? Now your dog can share your style! These puffy fur-lined dog jackets from Doggie Design will help keep your pup warm and dry.  The simple design slips over your dog’s head and the adjustable buckle over […]

    December 31, 2018
  • Petland West Wichita Celebrates First Anniversary

    Wichita, KS, November 20, 2018–  Petland West Wichita celebrated its 1 year anniversary and in doing so, wanted to give back to the community in a special way.   “Our birthday was special and we wanted to show our gratitude in a special way.  We love Wichita and we have been blessed by the community’s […]

    December 13, 2018
  • Dog Days of Summer – Tips to beat the heat with your dog

    Access to Shade & Fresh Water Be sure the water is kept in the shade so that it is kept as cool as possible.  Also make sure your dog has access to a nice breeze, as this is an important way for him to keep cool. Adjust your walking schedule Change your daily walks to […]

    August 15, 2018
  • Keep your doggy cool with a Raw Goat Milk Snow Cone!

    Your dog can enjoy a cool summer treat with the rest of the family! All you need is shaved ice and Primal Pet Food Raw Goat Milk! If you don’t have shaved ice, don’t worry! All you need to do is pour some goat milk into a shallow dish and put in the freezer for 25-30 […]

    August 8, 2018
  • How to Keep your Dog Calm during the 4th of July

    Independence Day is a great holiday. Lots of food, family, fun and fireworks.  While you might enjoy the explosions and bright flashes, most dogs are not used to this. The whole experience can be very stressful and overwhelming for them. More pets run away on the 4th of July than on any other day. Running […]

    June 21, 2018
  • A Message from the owner of Petland West Wichita

    The joy that a pet can bring to a family is a big reason why I opened my Petland store on Maize road, and I want to make sure that every family is matched with their perfect pet.  Every pet is different, just like every family and forever home is different. One of the most […]

    April 13, 2018
  • 3 Reasons why you should buy a puppy for Spring Break

    Your kids will be there to train the puppy about potty time. Our pet counselors will instruct you on the steps necessary to bring a puppy home, but it will take someone at home to make sure that training occurs. What better time to train the puppy where to go potty than when the kids […]

    March 9, 2018