A Chat with Etta’s Blvd Doggy Day Care
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
We are family owned and ran right in the heart of Verona. Etta’s aims to have the atmosphere of home so that while you are away your pups feel safe to play. With three large areas, two indoor and one outdoor, they’ve all the room to romp and roll. Our boarding rooms are 8’x8’, no kennels.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Owner Chris Wilson has loved dogs since he could remember. Having volunteered and worked with dogs prior to, he knew what his calling was. Working with dogs, not to just watch them, but help them with some of their basic needs.
What do you love most about your job?
The ability to share a common passion of dogs with our clients. To help mold dogs who need molding, and encouraging the best behavior they can have. It’s not about sticking the dogs in a kennel while you are at work, it’s about giving them the ability to work out their energy and to be loved.
What is the best reaction you’ve ever gotten from a customer?
“Our dog likes coming here.” -Client “It’s helped our dog be more comfortable on walks in dog parks and not feel intimidated by other dogs. He now understands he is one of them.”