Q. How many times a day do the dogs go outside?
Doggie Day Care and Boarding guests are constantly socialized by
size, shape and personalities. Every two to four hours with an
average of ten times a day.
How often are the dogs socialized?
A. 24 hours a day on a two to hours on a rotation. Our
guests are rotated throughout
their stay for socialization and play.
What vaccinations do you require?
A. The bordetella is
the only optional vaccine that we require. We strongly recommend
the Canine Influenza vaccine.
How often are the
dogs in the suite?
A. Mainly during feeding, bedtime and tours
How do you know whom the dog will room with?
A The dogs usually pick their own roommates during
socialization time but we group them together by age, breed and
weight. Depending on the situation, we may go up or down one
size for compatibility reasons.
How many time a day to we feed?
A. Minimum of two. If your dog eats only once a
day, then we give a few cookies so they feel like they are
eating like the rest of the guests. We can accommodate dogs that
eat multiple times a day or on a strict feeding schedule as
What if my dog requires medication?
A. We are trained by American Red Cross Pet First Aid
Safety. You are required to provide all medication and adequate
amounts required for length of the stay. Medication is usually
put in a Greenies Pill Pocket as a treat at required times.
What if there is an aggressive dog?
A. The dog would be isolated until the owners return and
then it will not be welcomed back.
What are your hours?
Hours are by reservation.
When can I drop off or pick up
days a year from 7am to 9pm by reservations.
the dogs alone at night?
are staffed 24-hours a day so our guests are not alone at night.
many dogs do you take?
A. We average with a
combination of Doggie Day Care and Boarding 30-45 guests.
you open on holidays?
A. We are available 365 days a year by reservations.
Do the dogs sleep in the beds?
Yes, the dogs love the fluffy and comfortable beds.
Can my dog have a suite to itself?
Not usually but we can accommodate special needs.
How many suites do you have?
How many dogs to you put in a suite?
Two to four guests.
My dog has some behavior problems.
As long as we know about the at check in we can work with the
problem. Most behavior problems are easily to work with in our
I have concerns that my dog can be aggressive.
If you have hesitations or donít trust your dogís behavior, then
we are not the environment for you.
My dog isnít fully potty trained.
A. Because we let them
out so often that it isnít a problem. We offer encouragement
and continued training while staying with us.
Can I call and check on my dog?
A. Yes, as much as you
feel needed. Since we are fully staffed 24-hours a day we donít
limit your opportunities to call.
Q. My dog has
dog is never alone since we have 24-hour care so we can cater to
their special needs.
Do I bring my own food?
this will assist in any gastroenteritis issues. Please provide
ample amount of food incase your stay may be extended.
Q. Should I bring
my own bed, toys or bowls?
A. No, we have plenty.
Q. My dog has a
special combination of food.
Not a problem, we cater to the dogs need. Itís important not to
change the diet just for boarding reasons.
Do we groom the dogs?
No, we have several groomersí in the area that we use.
Can you bathe my dog?
We will bathe a dog up to 35 pounds.
Q. Is a bath required?
A. No, it is optional
for a fee.
How big is the resort?
A. The resort is 1700
sq. feet on 1.3 acres of natural preserves.
Q. How do I
show proof of Flea and Tick prevention?
Either the original packaging or the receipt from the vet.
What if I donít use Flea and
It is a requirement to stay at the resort. We sell the collars
for $8. 00 and the top coat treatment for $15.00.
Q. Do you have an on call
A. We have three
that are available for us.
a vet bill occur, who pays it?
A. Precious Pets is not responsible for any medical expenses.
What is my dog has diarrhea?
A. We treat it with
Imodium up to 48 hours and possibly add electrolytes to the water.
If it continues, we contact the vet.
What if my dog will not eat?
A. We may use other
means to enhance the taste to make it more desirable. We may
also give extra treats to entice or ensure feeding.
Do you walk the dogs?
A. No, the dogs
exercise in the playground.
Why is my dog so tired when it
A. The dog was
socialized and played during its stay.
How do we keep the resort so
A. We mop it 10 Ė 12
times a day with 150-degree water. We constantly change the
bedding to ensure freshness and cleanliness.
Where does the midnight person
A. At home, they have
task requirements for the shift and to ensure all the dogs are
comfortable through out the night.
if my dog does not go out side to potty?
need to provide the paper or wee-wee pads.
we separate families?
Our policy is to never separate a family unless it is in the
best interest for socialization and safety of everyone. Should a
family be separated during the day, our goal is to reunite them
at bedtime either in a luxury suite or privately in one of our
Q. Can my dog get fleas?
A. A dog can get fleas anywhere not just boarding. Routine flea and tick
treatment is the best preventative maintenances. If the
treatment fails you, then you should consider switching brands
or contacting the manufacturer.
Q. Will my dog get Kennel Cough?
A. If you have your dog vaccinated regularly, then the chances are low.
If your vaccination has been less than six months, your dog than
likely has the Canine Flu.
Q. What is Canine Flu and why would my Veterinarian confuse it with
A. The Medical Information page has
the link for this information.
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