UPGRADE EDITION Okay, we’ll admit it: Your dog probably won’t notice most of our improvements. But we hope everything we’re doing will make drop-off and pick-up quicker and easier for you so your pooch can spend even more time running, chasing and nuzzling their friends. PARK & PLAY We just completed a re-work of the…

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At The Watering Bowl, we’re kind of like part-time red carpet photographers, capturing the most fabulous dogs at their most fabulous-ness-est. Now, we’re looking to increase quality, at the cost of a bit of quantity. That means we won’t always feature your dog—but when we do, that portrait will be worthy of prime placement on…

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Every Spring, the magazine writers and bloggers get to work publishing ideas for vacation destinations. They do their research and come up with great options for all budgets and desires. Island getaways, family road trips, wineries, hiking and camping opportunities—they’ve got it all covered.  But there may be another source of information that you are…

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Fair question. We posed it to ourselves, so it’s that much harder to argue with. Nonetheless, we wonder. Are dogs capable of occupying a space on Santa’s Naughty List? Or is there just a comically long parchment scroll of good boys and good girls? Well, fortunately, we’ll have the jolly old elf himself coming to…

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You probably don’t think to monitor screen time or search the browser history of your four-legged companion. But if you did, and they were computer savvy, there’s a chance this would pop up. Introducing Gingr, a way to streamline daycare bookings and maintain records for members of our cage-free canine community. Also known as the…

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While we are thrilled with the progress being made on our fourth location, the completion of the building is really only the beginning. We can’t wait to meet the pups of St. Peters, and we are looking forward to hiring a crew of TWBers to match our excellent staff at our other three locations. And…

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If you would have told us in 2010, when we first opened in South County, that we’d be getting ready to open our fourth location in 2018, we would’ve thought you were crazy. If you would have told us we’d reach as far as St. Peters, we’d insist on a psychiatric screening.

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Cleaning the air is probably more accurate. And we have Hoffman Brothers Heating & Air Conditioning to thank for helping us do just that. They’ve been bringing their dogs here for years, and one day, they came to us and said, “You know, dogs have pretty strong olfactory senses.” So, we promptly Googled “olfactory,” and…

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If we could translate a dog’s Sniff Around experience into English, turn it into a video and condense it to four minutes, we think it would go a little something like this. (Dogs are surprisingly appreciative of the philosophical underpinning of The Watering Bowl.)

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No, that’s not the name of a new jam band touring the Midwest and beyond. But it is a wonderful pairing of two ways to make an amazing summer even more incredible. Or would that be less credible?

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