Helpful Resources

Ready for more tips on dog training, health and behavior? Looking for resources on how to be involved in the St. Louis community? Is your family ready to adopt your next new best friend? Here are online links our favorite local, national and online dog resources.

Hillside Animal Hospital
The professional and courteous staff at Hillside Animal Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients in St Louis, MO and surrounding areas. They are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for their clients. (We especially love Dr. Ed and Dr. Betsy!)

Kingsbury Animal Hospital
Kingsbury Animal Hospital provides sensitive, quality medical care for companion animals in accordance with each client’s emotional and financial needs. The practice is a friendly workplace encouraging personal and professional growth with understanding and respect for the individual differences of coworkers, clients and the animals placed in their care.

Metro East Home Vet Care
House call veterinary practice treating cats and dogs; offers preventative care (vaccines, heartworm, etc) as well as modern-day diagnostics (ears/skin infections, blood and urine testing, internal medicine work-ups, pain management, etc). Vet visits at home mean high-quality, convenient, and personalized patient care with minimal stress… for pets and their owners!

Mutton Chops Pet Services
What makes Mutton Chops different from the rest? Their sitters are in it for the long haul! Each sitter’s career with Mutton Chops stems from a real love of pets and the desire to give their clients peace of mind while they are away from home. Mutton Chops Pet Services is a Licensed, Insured, and Bonded company.

Silver Maple Pet Center
Founded in 1935, their Pet Boarding, Grooming, and Daycare Facility serves pets throughout St. Louis, Des Peres, and surrounding areas. They are conveniently located in St. Louis West County with two beautiful acres that provide a park-like atmosphere. The staff members at Silver Maple are truly passionate about caring for pets and making them feel as happy and comfortable as possible.

Petsway is a family owned pet store that is your choice for pet supplies, grooming, small pets, and expert pet product advice in Missouri. The Persuaded Pooch is proud to partner in collaboration with the Petsway location in St. Louis.

Four Muddy Paws
This modern yet natural space is the perfect shop where you’ll be able to wash your dog in style, schedule a truly professional dog or cat grooming appointment, pick up your nutritious all-natural pet food or find that perfect new collar and lead. (We love the owners because they practice – and teach – positive training and handling methods!)