Followed by his beagle buddy, a golden retriever clambers down a ramp and into an 11’x18’ heated pool, then swims away with a rope toy in his mouth as the beagle chases after him, barking all the way. It’s open swim at SpawZ Dog, where canines splash under the careful supervision of the doggy daycare’s licensed practitioners. Private pool-therapy sessions provide low-impact workouts that build strength and range of motion, benefiting dogs with arthritis, sore joints, and hip dysplasia. Elderly dogs enjoy “senior swim,” where they can paddle gently without contending with young pups cannonballing, while water-phobic dogs can stay secure by walking on an underwater treadmill.
Dogs signed up for daycare and boarding romp around a 3,750-square-foot indoor area, padded with half-inch-thick rubber non-slip safety flooring that’s easy on canine joints. An outdoor area provides space for dogs to duck into clubhouses or reenact scenes from Turner and Hooch in a toy car. Smaller pups can retreat to their own exclusive space, outfitted with a car-shaped bed and padded seating. At night, dogs bunk down in private areas with soft bedding, surroun
His name is Bob. Beta Bob, to be precise, but guests also know him as Regal Veterinary Clinic’s resident pet and powder-room attendant. And though he might be a fish, he's also the smallest of the skilled professionals keeping things running neatly and smoothly at this small animal practice nestled within the Lincoln Heights Shopping Center.
Everyday the clinic’s dedicated staff—led by owner and veterinarian Dr. Melinda Watterson—sees handfuls of patients, from cats and dogs to pocket pets, such as hamsters, rabbits, ferrets, and teacup rhinos. Routine vaccines and microchipping keep critters healthy and safe, and services such as chemotherapy and surgery help heal ailing four-legged friends. Along with two separate treatment rooms for cats and dogs, the clinic is also outfitted with an in-house laboratory, and a fully-stocked onsite pharmacy ensures pets get their medication when they need it.
Using positive, reward-based training methods, Good CitiZen Dog Training’s canine behavioral specialists help train both pets and owners while nurturing healthy dog-man relationships. In addition to private training sessions that address specific behavioral issues, the Good CitiZen trainers host group classes to train dogs alongside their peers. Sessions include basic puppy training and Growly class, which tackles aggressive behavior and teaches owners to identify canine body language. Dog trainers also monitor doggy daycare to safely socialize dogs while owners are away and ensure each pup receives enough play, exercise, rest, and food, plus up-to-date editions of squeaky newspapers.
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1st of all we are a Happy place. We are now proudly serving the Inland Empire in 2 locations. Coeur d'Alene Pet Resort has been very successful and we love it so much we recently expanded to Spokane Valley. See at www.cdapetresort.com