|Your Questions||Our Replies|
|Why do dog owners choose to have their animals stay at Miss Emily’s vs having a friend or family member watch them?||While a family or friend watching your dog sounds like a great idea we find it is often difficult for friends and or family members to replicate the daily routine and environment they are accustom to. In addition, if a dog has anxiety, behavioral issues, or medical needs family and friends are often not armed with the know-how or resources to provide the appropriate care and support the dog requires.|
|Who is pet lodging good for?||
|How often does my dog get to go out and socialize?||It is our daily goal to have each dog enjoy 6-8 group and potty time sessions per day. The total time and number of sessions can vary depending on weather, occupancy, dog temperament, etc. The more balanced a dog is the more time they can potentially enjoy as they can be included within multiple play groups.|
|Why do you not allow the dogs to stay in their play groups all day?||While all-day play sounds appealing, dogs do need rest. Think about your dog at home; after an active play session they are ready to relax. The relaxing time is part of our structured approach and daily scheduled and provides them an opportunity to return to a calm state of mind without the interruption of other dogs.|
|What items do we need to bring from home?||We provide comfortable bedding and bowls, but encourage you to bring plenty of food, familiar toys and treats, and any medications or vitamins you provide for your dog.|
|What vaccinations do you require for Dogs?||All pets must have proof of required vaccines for boarding and daycare. We require your dog to be up to date on Rabies, DHLPP (Distemper-Parvo), Bordetella (Kennel cough), and Canine Influenza aka as Doggy Flu (H3N2 & H3N8).