January 23, 2012

Goodbye….and New Beginnings!

As of January 1, 2012 President and Founder of It’s A Dog’s World K-9 Academy, Inc. (IADW) Liz Reyes resigned and sold the business to Karen Widaman. Liz Reyes opened IADW in June 2000 after working as a professional dog trainer for eleven years. In […]
December 14, 2011

Top 10 Gift Ideas for Dogs

Are you tired of giving your dog the typical leash, bone, or toy for their Christmas present? I’m sure your dog is tired of it too! I have composed a Top Ten List for every dog’s “must haves” this year for Christmas. Remember these are […]
October 14, 2011


Dogs love spending time with their owners regardless of the place and activity. Halloween is a great opportunity for pet and owner to incorporate fun and quality time. Ultimately, it’s the pet owner who is in the driver seat to ensure their pet is comfortable […]
September 12, 2011

4 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Choosing a Puppy

4 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Choosing a Puppy   Have you and your family been thinking about adding a new puppy to your family?  Are you ready to make the leap into the abyss of puppy raising?  Here are some common pitfalls to avoid […]
August 16, 2011

Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer As the “Dog Days” of summer come to a close, are you looking for some last minute, fun, summertime activities to enjoy with your children and your pet?  There are plenty of ways to let your child have a play-date with […]
June 16, 2011

Don’t Bite the Hand That Feeds You!

Don’t Bite the Hand That Feeds You Over the course of my 23 years of dog training experience, I have encountered many dog owners inquiring how to correct food aggression in their beloved companion.  Time and again I hear the same story.  In an effort […]
May 1, 2011

May Is Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Pet Cancer Awareness Month   Dog owners think of their pets as family members.  This is why it is devastating to hear about one of our four legged friends getting cancer.  Dogs and cats get cancer at approximately the same rate people do.  This disease […]
March 15, 2011

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day the Dog Lover Way

The Irish celebrate St. Patrick’s Day every year on March 17. Dog lovers can also join in the fun by celebrating Irish dog breeds. Some Irish dog breeds include Irish Terrier, Irish Water Spaniel, Irish Wohlfhound, Kerry Blue Terrier, Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Irish […]
March 15, 2011

Keeping Your Dog Happy

Everyone wants a happy dog.  This creates a good family companion who is up to go out, run, walk or enjoy a relaxing day at home. To achieve all of this, it’s important to give them proper healthcare and appropriate behavior education. The Importance of […]


Facing the COVID-19 Challenges Together

The coronavirus (COVID-19) has created a number of challenges for all of our families, both personally and professionally. Our first priority is to keep you, your family, and your pets safe and healthy during this public health concern.

We are writing to reassure you that we are available to continue to care for your pet's needs while we take the necessary steps to keep you, our staff and associates in a safe environment.

Our facilities at It's A Dog's World K-9 Academy and Vinjon's Kennel Chino are routinely disinfected with anti-viral cleaners, and in accordance with CDC recommendations, we have increased the cleaning frequency and protocols to include all surfaces that people regularly contact. As we know, hand washing hygiene is an important protocol that we continue to implement for all staff and clients. We provide options for hand cleaning and hand sanitizers for clients and associates, and we work closely with our teams to ensure that anyone who is not feeling well understands that we support them staying home.

You may contact us directly by phone 909-548-3150 or by email for clarification and further information.

Thank you!

Woofs and wags,

It's A Dog's World K-9 Academy Team
Vinjon's Kennel Chino Team