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The Scoop

The Watering Bowl Dog Blog As Written By Humans

There’s a lot going on at The Watering Bowl. Check back here often to stay up on the latest. And be sure to check our facebook page to see how much fun we had at past events.


Training Trainers

Butt Sniffers Academy, the four-legged institute of higher learning, offers free online courses for anyone who wants to earn extend their education outside of our Dog Grove facility.

Simply check out the dedicated YouTube Channel that we update on an ongoing basis. It features the Dean of BSA, Tracy Pritchard, dolling out knowledge in four minutes or less. Most classes are actually under two.

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And The Hangover Goes To. . .

Wow, we had a lot of hangovers this year. In fact, we had over 300—making this year’s TWB Hangover Contest the most epic on record.

For those who are unfamiliar with the Hangover Contest, first we must familiarize you with the The Doggy Hangover itself. (more…)


Treats Unleashed and Dogs Unleashed

It was only a matter of time before two local companies, who mutually shun leashes, would come together for the betterment of St. Louis dogs.

That’s exactly what happened when we decided to begin a fun partnership with Treats Unleashed. If you’re not familiar with them and their products, check out that link back in the last sentence. Or continue reading.

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New Year’s Eve Ball

While you’re out partying on New Year’s Eve, we’ll be throwing a party of our own.

Now, you might ask, do dogs know it’s New Year’s Eve? Or, is it one of seven New Year’s eves they celebrate throughout the year? Or, isn’t every night of dog boarding at The Watering Bowl pretty much like New Year’s Eve. (more…)


Doggy Dones for Stray Rescue

Just in time for the holiday season, Doggy Dones are coming to The Watering Bowl. And they’re more than delicious. Much more.

This limited run is being dedicated to Stray Rescue of St. Louis. Our good friends over there do amazing work, and recently they’ve been blindsided with an outbreak of distemper that has claimed the lives of over 20 dogs.

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Staff Spotlight: Hope Retter

Hope Retter is allergic to dogs.

That might explain why she only has four of them and loves working at The Watering Bowl. But somehow, we think the explanation has more to do with her love for our four-legged clientele that happens to be so big that it spills over onto canvas. And paper and the walls of TWB. (more…)