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Snoqualmie Pets 101: Rex, Portrait of a Leash Reactive Dog Part II

In her newest column, pet trainer for Le Chic Pet, Melissa Grant, follows up on Rex's progress dealing with the issues of "Leash Reactiveness" - and let's her canine friend help explain how he got better. So … [Read more...]

Big News, New Chapter for Local Company; Le Chic Pet Takes Training, Grooming Mobile

This is the latest guest column from North Bend resident and Pet Trainer for LeChic Pet of Issaquah, Melissa Grant.  Le Chic made the tough choice to close their storefront and take the business mobile.  If … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Traveling with your Pet

In her latest post, guest columnist and pet trainer, Melissa Grant, at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah talks traveling with your pet – by air or car – with some great tips for your big adventure. Summer vacation … [Read more...]

Wildfire Reported off Mt Si Road, Little Si Area – Now 10 Acres

** 7-27-13 Update: WA State DNR has closed The Mt. Si trail ststem effective immediately due to fire. Fire grew overnight and is now 10 acres. Helicopters are on scene again performing water drops. The … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: 5 of the Most Rare or Unusual Dog Breeds

In her latest post, guest columnist and pet trainer, Melissa Grant, at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah introduces readers to some of the most unusual dog breeds to be found at local dog parks. When you go to your … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: All about Dog Food – History and Pros and Cons of Kibble, Canned, Dehydrated and Raw

In her bi-weekly guest column, LeChic Pet Trainer, Melissa Grant, runs down the history of dog food and helps you understand which type might be best for your furry friend - as well as your family. The first … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: How to Have a Dog People Will Want to Pet Sit

Have a dog?  Planning a summer vacation and need someone else to watch him or her while you're gone?  In her latest guest column, Le Chic Pet Trainer, Melissa Grant, gives you helpful tips for a pet that … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Top Ten Reasons why Senior Dogs are better!

This is the latest guest column from Melissa Grant, dog trainer for LeChic Pet in Issaquah.  It's a cute post, advocating for senior dogs just waiting to be adopted in area shelters.  There really are great … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Loose Leash Walking; Tips to Stop Your Dog From “Pulling” You Along for the Ride

This is the latest guest column from Melissa Grant, dog trainer for LeChic Pet in Issaquah.  She's going to teach you how to keep your dog from pulling YOU along on daily walks.  Good luck! One of the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: It’s Raining Cats and Dogs! Dog Idioms and Their Meanings

In her latest Living Snoqualmie column, dog trainer Melissa Grant, who works for LeChic Pet in Issaquah, explains the origins of some her favorite dog idioms. What is an idiom? An idiom is an expression … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Deciding on the Best Time to Adopt a Dog

In her latest Living Snoqualmie column, dog trainer Melissa Grant, who works for LeChic Pet in Issaquah, guides those wanting to a new furry family member. I recently was called to meet a new client, Robby … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Leash Laws, Dog Greetings Decoded and Avoiding Confrontations

In her latest Living Snoqualmie column, dog trainer Melissa Grant, who works for LeChic Pet in Issaquah, talks local leash laws, dog greetings and steps to avoid unwanted confrontations while out on walks - … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Proper Poop Etiquette, a Satire Years in the Making

This is the latest from guest columnist, Melissa Grant, who is a pet expert and in-home dog trainer at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah. I  have to admit, this one made me giggle.  To get more training tips visit the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Pets 101: Confession, I’m a Dog Trainer who Bought My Dog at a Pet Store; Why you Shouldn’t Follow my Lead

This is the latest from guest columnist, Melissa Grant, who is a pet expert and in-home dog trainer at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah.  To get more training tips visit the LeChic website. About this time twelve years … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Pets 101: Strange Animal Behavior Explained

This is the latest from guest columnist, Melissa Grant, who is a pet expert and in-home dog trainer at Le Chic Pet in Issaquah.  To get more training tips visit the LeChic website. As much as we all love our … [Read more...]

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Have a great picture of the Snoqualmie Valley?  Email it to info@livingsnoqualmie.com and you just may see it featured here with full credit for … [Read more...]

New Guest Column: Snoqualmie Valley Pet Training 101; Advice From An Expert

Today launches a new guest column on Living Snoqualmie for all you valley pet lovers.  Twice a month Melissa Grant will offer up advice on pet training - and I know MANY of you in the valley have and love … [Read more...]

Our growing Nature Naivete: Demonizing the Outdoors in the Digital Age

[Article by contributing writer, pet trainer at Miss Lola's Academy forWayward Dogs and wildlife enthusiast, Melissa Grant] “It's just a matter of time before it engages in a vicious attack of … [Read more...]