Our Commitment During the Covid-19 Pandemic

By |2020-05-01T15:18:19-04:00May 1st, 2020|

With many changes in our lives due to the Coronavirus (Covid-19), our pets can be such a comfort to us as we learn to enjoy and endure the circumstances of staying at home and practicing social distancing. We want you to know that Best Friends Fur EverSM is committed to being here for you during this time. We are ready to service your four-legged family members in whatever ways will help make this a safe and comfortable time for you and your pet. At Best Friends Fur Ever, the health and well-being of your pet and family are our top [...]

Canine Influenza Vaccine Requirement – What You Must Know

By |2019-09-18T14:50:28-04:00June 14th, 2019|

Canine influenza (CI), or dog flu, is a highly contagious respiratory infection of dogs that is caused by an influenza A virus. The COMBO Canine Influenza vaccine, which covers both the H3N8 and H3N2 viruses, is a series of two vaccines given two to four weeks apart.  To help keep Best Friends Fur EverSM guests healthy and prevent the spread of canine influenza, this vaccine is a requirement for all Best Friends Fur Ever canine guests (boarding, daycare, grooming, training). To be proactive in reducing the risk to our canine guests, Best Friends Fur Ever is implementing a mandatory requirement [...]

Shaving Your Dog for Summer

By |2019-08-23T12:53:44-04:00May 23rd, 2019|

With the summer heat upon us, many think that shaving their fluffy four legged friend is a great idea to help keep them cool on hot, humid days, but most animal care professionals agree that shaving your dog may not be the best idea for your pup. For double-coated dog breeds like huskies, malamutes, Burmese mountain dogs, and others, their double coat keeps them warm in the winter AND cool in the summer.  Did you know dogs are able to shed different coats depending on the season?  Their double layer of fur helps them to regulate their body temperature [...]

Hidden Hazards for Your Dog

By |2019-09-18T14:50:52-04:00May 16th, 2019|

 17 Hidden Yard Hazards You May Be Accidentally Exposing Your Dog To Now that spring is here, we’re spending more time outdoors enjoying our yards and blooming plants and so are our dogs!  While your yard can be a wonderful and relaxing place to spend time with your dog, you should always be aware of some of the common items found in your yard that can cause serious harm to your dog. Azaleas and Rhododendrons - These plants contain a chemical called grayanotoxins that can affect a dog’s skeletal and cardiac muscle. All parts of these plants are considered [...]

Why You Should Send Your Dog to Daycare

By |2019-09-18T14:50:43-04:00May 3rd, 2019|

Dog's need mental stimulation.  When they don't get that stimulation, they get bored. When they get bored, they get creative and start to do things around the house you don't want them doing. Here is a great video we have describing the importance of socialization for your dog.  Take a couple minutes to watch and share with a friend who might benefit from this information. WATCH NOW