Pawsitivity Blog

A place where we share our love of dogs with you! Read on for fun facts, tips and tidbits, and other explorations into the life of a dog!

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A Dog's Life • Posted on February 6, 2020

Here at Pawsitivity, one of the distinctives we advertise about our spa is that we maintain a kennel-free environment. Giving our canine clients freedom of movement when they are not in the bath or on the grooming table helps us to reach our goal of making every dog as comfortable as possible. How does this…

Training • Posted on December 4, 2019

Asheville is a town that loves dogs, and we love to take our dogs out on the town! An important question to ask when you spend time with your dog in public places is, should you keep him on a leash or not? Dogs are made to run, and for their physical and mental health…

Spreading Pawsitivity • Posted on October 18, 2019

Spreading Pawsitivity is our monthly donation event through which we support local charities, many of them pet-related. We are proud of all the work that Asheville’s non-profits do, and we are excited to help support them! This month’s event is Saturday, October 19th, 2019, and our Spreading Pawsitivity proceeds will go to Boxer Butts &…

Canine Health & Wellness • Posted on October 7, 2019

Brushing is not only a needed ritual for many dogs, but can also be a bonding experience! Proper brushing takes observation, care, and a bit of training, but the rewards are worth it as you get to know your dog better and the two of you work together. Gearing Up for Brushing Make sure you…

Canine Health & Wellness • Posted on September 6, 2019

Here at Pawsitivity, our first commitment is comfort for every pet client during their grooming appointment. This extends to the important, and often stressful, step that comes between bath and haircut: drying. We use hand-drying at the spa, which is unusual in the grooming industry because it takes longer than other methods and requires simultaneous…