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Our Team Makes All The Difference
We go above and beyond to focus on your pet’s real needs. You won’t mind if we skip the chandelier, will you?

4.5 min readThe best care starts with the most caring team. Our passionate animal lovers truly make the difference in your pet’s stay.Have you read the recent articles? The ones about upscale boarding facilities that offer dogs a blueberry facial and a queen-sized...

Cats and dogs hate New Year’s Eve fireworks
Your pet’s ears are sensitive to sound

2.5 min read Loud bangs and pops scare pets and can make even the most well-behaved pet misbehave or run away. We have tips. Bruno is one of the few cats who doesn’t scare easily during New Year’s Eve and July 4th fireworks. “When I first adopted Bruno,” says Dr...

One-on-One attention separates Firehouse Pet Resort from the pack
Ensuring happy tails when your pets head home

5 min read Sam, a German Shepherd puppy, stayed with us while his dad recovered from surgery. We were happy to care for Sam during this difficult time. We also welcomed the chance to help Sam overcome his separation anxiety. Treats and cuddles helped Sam feel calmer...

Should I bring my pet on vacation?
Should they stay or should they go

2.5 min read Should your pet travel, too? Or are they better off in someone else’s care? When you make vacation plans, your pet is one of your first thoughts. You may look up vaccinations, certificates, or pit stops along the way.  Yet, boarding your cat or dog may be...

Shopping for the best cat or dog toys in 2023?
Look for these 3 qualities: fun, durable, and time-consuming

8 min read Since each pet is unique, there isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution for the exact toy your pet will like. Try new toys with...

4 Possible Behavior Changes After Boarding Cats and Dogs
Pets can act differently upon returning home. Don’t worry: it’s normal, harmless and temporary.

2.5 min read While you vacationed, your cat or dog had a staycation of their own at Firehouse Pet Resort. They enjoyed many activities, lots of love, and new friends.  Afterwards, some pets can take a few days to remember their manners and settle into normal home...

2 Truths and a Lie
Board Your Cat When You Travel

Planning for a long trip can be stressful if you have a cat. At the top of your pre-holiday “to-do” list might include asking a friend or family member to check on your cat. It’s common to think that cats don’t get boarded, even though it’s the usual…

Does your pet have back-to-school jitters?
Playcare can help your pet create a routine

Chloe started hiding shoes around the house. That’s when her pet parents knew something was up. Saying hello to fall includes a shift in routines Structured schedules, commitments, and fresh classmates become the new normal. Pets sense that things are changing. They...

Boarding your puppy: 3 key benefits
Your dog loves a vacation too – get a free playdate

A new puppy parent with upcoming work travel brought their dog into Firehouse Pet Resort. The owner was looking into boarding for the first time. We talked through their concerns: Is it too soon? How would the owner do without their buddy? We planned for two shorter...

6 Signs Your Pet Has Allergies
Dogs suffer more often than cats

2.5 min readGoldie the doodle suffers from summer allergies that affect her eyes, her paws, and her eating. You can see the affected skin around her mouth in these photos.Goldie’s allergies strike in the summer. Her eyes get red and oozy, her paws swell, and her...
2 Truths and a Lie  Board Your Cat When You Travel

2 Truths and a Lie
Board Your Cat When You Travel

Planning for a long trip can be stressful if you have a cat. At the top of your pre-holiday “to-do” list might include asking a friend or family member to check on your cat. It’s common to think that cats don’t get boarded, even though it’s the usual…

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