Checklist of Pet Boarding Considerations for the Discerning Pet Owner

VRVC_iStock_000059554236_LargePreparing for any trip can be both exciting and daunting. Details, details, details! What to do with your best fur companion while you’re away simply compounds your preparation list of to-do’s. Because of this, pet boarding may be the last detail on the list and a rush-rush decision must be made.

Unfortunately, not all kennels or boarding facilities offer exemplary care. There are also numerous pre-boarding requirements that can catch you off guard if plans are not made well in advance. Because you want the very best care for your pet, it’s important to scout out a boarding facility (and make your reservations) well before the travel chaos ensues. Continue…

The Incredible World of Service Dogs

VRVC_iStock_000033790094_LargeDogs are amazing – at least, we think so! And, in our humble opinion, anyone who loves a dog knows that they are capable of bringing healing, joy, and even pragmatic assistance to humans. After all, they have worked and lived alongside us for thousands of years, acting as our protectors, our hunting allies, and as members of our communities. Continue…