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Latest From Team Dexter

February Fundraiser a Success! $10,000 Raised!

We are so proud that we were able to present SNAP with a ten thousand dollar check from our February Save A Sweetheart Fundraiser. It is because of the kindness and generosity of all our wonderful customers and vendors that made this needed gift possible.   We delivered [...]

By |March 13th, 2020|Community|

Customer Consultant, North Park

Liza came to Dexter's with some natural pet store experience and is enjoying the store's deep commitment to wellness for pets. She shares her home with Kona, an adorable malti-poo who really does enjoy wearing hats. What are you feeding at home? I am currently feeding my pup Lotus small bites baked [...]

By |January 3rd, 2020|Staff|

Customer Consultant, North Park

Kat came to us with a solid science foundation; she earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois in Equine Science. With that in her back pocket she was ready to learn about feeding dogs and cats and is enjoying the journey. Her four-legged companions at home include a dog named [...]

By |December 31st, 2019|Staff|

88 Cases of Cat Food Donated!

On Friday, December 20, 2019, Dexter's facilitated a really nice, large cat food donation consisting of 88 cases of Weruva to four local feline rescue groups. We knew we could get it into the "right paws" just in time for Christmas! Thank you to Weruva for offering to let us help. [...]

By |December 31st, 2019|Community|

Customer Consultant, Del Mar

Chelsey has returned to San Diego after spending time in LA & Santa Barbara working in TV and film production, as well as working at the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary's Los Angeles campus where she fell in love with the bully breeds. After a short stint with another store she's here at [...]

By |November 30th, 2019|Staff|

Customer Consultant, Carlsbad

Jessica is brand new to the world of natural pet care, but she's looking forward to learning and helping customers care for their pets. She's starting out right with her family dog Tater Tot expanding his diet and using natural remedies to help with his anxiety. What are you feeding at home? [...]

By |September 16th, 2019|Staff|

Customer Consultant, Del Mar

Originally from North County Corey recently moved back here after living in the Lake Tahoe area for the better part of 10 years. He's bringing with him a wealth of experience from the human side of the natural foods world and is excited to transition to the pet side of keeping the [...]

By |September 16th, 2019|Staff|

Customer Consultant, Carlsbad

JD has been a pet enthusiast since he was a kid. Growing up in rural Lake Elsinore raising miniature goats and fostering everything from farm animals to kittens gave him early insight into how much companions animals enrich our lives. After several years in people-centric businesses he returned to the world of [...]

By |August 29th, 2019|Staff|

Customer Consultant, North Park

Dominic is new to San Diego but not new to dogs. He comes to us from San Franciso, having worked in daycare and boarding before starting his own dog photography business, WagLab Photography. He's excited to continue his animal education at Dexter's to benefit not only the customers but his own dog, [...]

By |August 27th, 2019|Staff|

Customer Consultant, Carlsbad

Mamie has lived all over the U.S. and is now happy to be in beautiful San Diego. She has two senior dogs; Daisy, a Rat Terrier and Quincy, a Yorkie mix. For years Mamie has been interested in learning about and utilizing holistic practices to help her two pups be their healthiest. [...]

By |May 15th, 2019|Staff|

What To Do About Springtime Allergies

Spring is arriving... are these symptoms also showing up with your pet? Red, irritated, and itchy skin; digestive problems and grass-eating; inflamed ears and eyes; or "just not right?" You might be surprised to learn that these problems aren't really about the skin, stomach, or ears. The liver may be what needs [...]

By |March 19th, 2019|Allergies + Immunity|