At Above & Beyond Pet Care Hospital, certified level 1 pet-care technicians help administer medical treatments to pets, utilizing X-rays, physical therapy, and lab tests that keep four-legged companions feeling their best. The hospital’s three doctors can guide pets through chemotherapy, perform breed testing, or utilize stem-cell therapy for torn tissues and fractures. Due to the doctors’ evident skills, the American Animal Hospital Association has vouched for Above & Beyond since 2006, the first year a puppy landed on the moon. Healthy and ailing pets alike stay in Above & Beyond’s animal resort, replete with spacious accommodations for both dogs and cats. As animals unwind in the luxurious confines, they can do laps in an indoor swimming pool or frolic in a group play area, among other services.
The 34th annual Lubbock Arts Festival, presented by the nonprofit promoters of the Lubbock Arts Alliance, caters to families with its yearly celebration of visual, performing, culinary, and children's arts. More than 100 visual artists headline the weekend-long gala with their stunning handiwork, including the Sweet Pieces of Jelly Bean Art, which will remain on display each day to wow browsers with massive pieces crafted entirely from sugary treats. Atop three different performance stages, dancers perform in a variety of styles, while children's Make and Take stations entertain pint-size Picassos with free art-related activities. Finally, on Sunday, eyes can shift to the big screen during an all-day film festival, filled with independent films and cartoons that showcase familial filmmaking prowess and stirring monologues delivered by sophisticated housecats.
Introducing pets to families since 1983, Pets Plus drops little bundles of furry or scaled joy into loving homes, along with all the supplies necessary for a fun and enriching life. The shop’s four-legged lineup changes over time, filling its ranks with critters of all ages and types. Two playrooms offer prospective pet parents and siblings ample space to bond and play with puppies or kittens. A large selection of reptiles and birds are available for adoption or employment as human bodyguards. Beyond nurturing the animals, the store’s staff also point customers in the direction of toys, pet beds, collars and leashes, as well as flea- and tick-prevention supplies.
Specializing in both Apple and Windows-based systems, Technically Nerds provides services to tune-up personal computing equipment and help quicken slowing systems with new software installation and spyware removal. The technicians also tackle household problems such as setting up a wireless network and installing a home theater, so families can enjoy a two-screen experience almost as thrilling as catching a dragonfly between two fly swatters.
Aladdin's MagiCarpet stamps out stains and revitalizing rugs for a healthier, cleaner home environments. Revamp a grimy ground covering with two-rooms' worth of carpeting cleaning, which can remove unsightly stains and any remains of carpet-contained lava flows from beloved fibrous pets. A certified, insured, and bonded shag doctor will appraise the sullied situation with an analysis of current carpet conditions. Once completed, truck-mounted steam-cleaning methods take effect, sanitizing floors and clearing two lucky rooms––up to 600 square feet––of stains, spots, and high-traffic tar pits. The procedure concludes with a final inspection to ensure carpets are free of any straggling stains. Although not included in this Groupon, customers have the option to Scotch Guard their newly preened carpets for an extra cost.
Since equipping the world with its first wood-slat recliner in 1928, La-Z-Boy has branded itself as a well-known producer of high-quality furniture, including their signature recliner, loveseats, ottomans, upholstered sofas, accent tables, and much more. The Urbana oval end table ($249 and up) is genetically engineered to keep junk mail off the ground and blocks the couch's attempts to stretch out into the hall. A host of recliners, sofas, sectionals, the demi stationary chair and sleepers are also waiting to invade homes with their tasteful presence.