The Art of the Walk My husband is from Chile. Chile is a beautiful country and I’ve had the privilege of visiting twice. Both times I’ve been blown away by the large population of street dogs. These dogs roam the city streets of Santiago, scavenging for food, searching for water, and a warm place to [...]
Tis the Season! Once again we will be collecting donations for the Northeast Animal Shelter between 12/1 and 12/29. Here is the list of needs https://www.northeastanimalshelter.org/other-ways-to-give/…/. Stop by Dogwood before December 29 and leave your donation under our tree in the lobby! Thank you all in advance for your support and Happy Holidays!!!
Ongoing Education This week, Lindsey and I participated in a webinar on Effective Communication. As an alumni of Emerson College with a BA in Marketing and Communications, I was instantly brought back to the communication skills I learned while sitting in Emerson’s classrooms. I was reminded of how much there is to learn and relearn [...]
The winner of our Most Spoiled Dog photo contest, in honor of Spoil Your Dog Day, is Henry!!!
Becoming a first-time pet owner is exciting, and it requires a lot of preparation. Once you’ve made the tough decision of figuring out which animal is best for your lifestyle, you will need to ensure your home is properly prepared for your pet’s arrival. Of course, you’ll want to have all of the items needed [...]
Learn about what to lookout for this summer as things heat up!
Read about summer health advisories, and know what to look out for when things heat up!
Dogwood has got you covered! Our comprehensive employee training program which includes pet first aid and CPR, coupled with our daily pet scans, ensure your pet is always in good hands when in our care! But if you ever need some healthcare advice at home, here is a great online resource! http://www.peteducation.com/category.cfm?c=2+1677
Learn more about kennel cough from Dogwood Cottage, Melrose, MA premier dog daycare facility
In honor of Pet Sitters Week, we did a little Q&A with our attendants! Here is what they had to say! Q: What's your favorite thing about working at Dogwood Cottage A from Siobhan: My fave thing about working at Dogwood so far has been meeting all the dogs and clients and getting to see [...]