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Learn More About Puppy Playgroup

By arodriguez | July 15, 2019

Written by Stephanie Teed My name is Stephanie and I’m a class instructor from Andrea Arden Dog Training! I’m super excited to be featured on the Camp Canine’s blog and to introduce myself to some of their awesome campers! Some of you might have already run into me on Sundays at Camp Canine: I’ve been…

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An Exclusive Look at Camp Canine Behind-the-Scenes

By Amanda G | May 17, 2019

Written by Maranda Palazzetti Hey everyone! I’m Maranda—you probably know me from Camp, where I’ve worked with our pups and cats since last summer. Now that this thing called ~getting an education~ ended with a May graduation, I now work at Camp Canine full-time! If you haven’t met me, you may recognize me from Jorge’s photos…

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Camp Canine: Then & Now

By Amanda G | April 15, 2019

This month Camp Canine celebrated seven years under the ownership of our Top Dog Tania! In seven years, so much has changed – from facility upgrades, to more opportunity for employees, to the welcoming of many new campers. Tania and the whole Camp Canine team have poured their hearts and souls into your pup’s home-away-from-home;…

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Meet Our VIP Kitty Campers!

By Amanda G | March 25, 2019

Did you know we have a VIP Suite for our kitty campers? It’s a spacious room featuring comfy beds, chairs, scratching posts, greenery, toys and a window overlooking the rest of our cattery.     Our VIP guests are treated like royalty, and we know that they love it; so we decided to ask some…

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The Hidden Talents of our Camp Canine Staff

By Amanda G | February 25, 2019

Katie: 3D Modeling Born in California, raised in Central New York and adulting in NYC, Katie loves all things Batman, Star Wars and, of course, dogs!!! Katie’s friend Charlie, a talented film editor and graphic artist, introduced her to 3D modeling about a year ago. 3D modeling is using special software to build objects, characters,…

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Top Dog Tania, Camp Canine & Animal Lighthouse Rescue was Featured on CBS New York News!

By Amanda G | January 25, 2019

Watch here!

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Five Things Your Dog May Be Telling You

By Amanda G | January 11, 2019

Written by Lara Sullivan “I’m an Animal Behavior College Certified Dog Trainer and supporting member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers. I teach and assist group classes and play times at Andrea Arden Dog Training, volunteer for Animal Lighthouse Rescue and Sean Casey Animal Rescue and worked at Camp Canine as a Team Lead…

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Camp Canine’s 2018 Highlights

By Amanda G | December 8, 2018

This is it! 2018 has come to a close. And we’ve been able to spend it with the best campers, pawrents and staff around. From snowy Central Bark walks to the dog days of summer, and from puppy graduations to the unveiling of our VIP Cat Room and brand new Pawp-Up Shop, we had so…

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What’s in our Pawp-Up Shop?

By Amanda G | November 20, 2018

The holidays are coming, and we’ve been busy preparing a place for you to meet the needs of your furry friends’ holiday wishes! Do you have a furbaby? A grandpup? A godpup? Visit our Pawp-Up Shop! With our new retail space, we’ve had the opportunity to support local small businesses and entrepreneurs, as well as…


Top Dog Tania was Featured on WCBS Newsradio 880

By Amanda G | October 29, 2018

Listen here!