Got snow? Your dog needs a car washing mitt.

I’m not suggesting that your dog will help wash your car but car washing mitts are handy to have around.  Over the last week a lot of us have been through a big snow, the big chill and now that some warmer weather is on the way the meltdown has ensued.  Walking through ice, snow and now large puddles of water at the end of each block can make your dog’s walk seem like an […]

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National Dog Week – 8 Ways to celebrate

Happy National Dog Week! Did you know people and their dogs have been celebrating National Dog Week for 85 years? It was originally established to encourage more responsible dog ownership. We’ve come a long way in 85 years (that’s 595 years in dog years!).  Most of our dogs enjoy top notch care, food and fun with their families. Here are some fun things to do with your dog this week: Take some extra long walks […]

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Back to School Tips for Your Dog?!

It’s back to school time again.  Where did the summer go? Your dog is too cool for school so what’s back to school got to do with your dog? It turns out it could affect your dog more than you think especially if they have been spending the dog days of summer hanging out with your kids.  Spot is left at home while you take the kids shopping for school supplies.  Then there is the […]

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52 DAYS 2015 – Celebrate with your dog!

This sign is displayed in my bakery. I took it with me to one of the Winter Markets and sat it on the table with my dog treats, not anticipating that it might make some of my customers sad and remind them how limited our time is with our pets.  I guess I really wasn’t thinking about it in that way. I was thinking more along the lines that I should make every day special […]

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Stay cool and beat the heat!

Biscuit Coolers    At Bones Du Jour we encourage you to play with your food. When the temperature rises, try these simple biscuit cooler ideas to help beat the heat. They are as much fun as doggie ice cream without all of the mess and added sugar.   Freeze a bag of biscuits and feed them straight from the freezer for a cool summer time treat. Biscuit Coolers – Place one biscuit in each compartment […]

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Work With Your Dog, Not Like A Dog

  Celebrate with Bones Du Jour!  Stop by the dog bakery between 11 am and 4 pm for a free biscuit tasting or place an order for party platters, pounds for the hounds (bags of dog treats perfect for a biscuit station) or an organic pumpkin yogurt dog cake for delivery to your work place. Please place orders by Wednesday for delivery between 8 am and 10 am to your office on Friday. Friday, June […]

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Thanks, You and Your Dogs Are The Best!

     A few years ago I took a chance. I decided to share with friends and family the dog treats I had been making for my dogs for years. I didn’t know if other dogs would enjoy the treats as much as my dogs did, if anyone would buy them or realize what care I took in selecting ingredients for Bone Du Jour treats. I paid attention to sourcing ingredients before it was the popular […]

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Treats Go Green and Gold

I’m honored to have baked and delivered a plethora of green and gold dog treats to Colorado State University for the Veterinary Teaching Hospital’s 35th Annual Open House this weekend! Here’s a sneak peek of the cute little green (cheese flavor) and gold (pumpkin ginger flavor) bones. Friday April 4th and Saturday April 5th the students and staff welcome visitors to the hospital with great tours, talks about veterinary medicine,  green and gold dog treats and […]

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