A pet resort is a location that allows you to drop off your favorite animal while you are traveling or otherwise in need for help caring for the animal. For those who want to ensure their favorite dog or cat is well taken care of, it pays to know as much as you can about the location you plan to use. Some of the best facilities provide an interactive, comfortable space that keeps Fido happy not just caged while you are gone. That can help you to relax, too, because you will know your pets are enjoying their stay, too.
Why Use Them?
You may not have an option other than boarding your animal during your trip, but why should you specifically seek out a pet resort? The benefits of these locations can be numerous. Many times, the goal of these facilities is to provide the animal with the same love and affection obtained in the traditional home setting. The following are just some of the vast number of reasons why you should turn to these facilities.
• The animal is getting 24-hour supervision while you are not there. Some of the best resorts offer this and it is definitely a welcome benefit. You know that the dog or cat is on the premise all the time.
• Look for a facility that monitors the climate in the location. With maintained, proper heating and cooling, this ensures the dog or cat is not going to overheat or be cold while there. This ensures extreme temperatures do not affect your pets.
• The animal gets enough space to spread out in during their visit. Unlike a boarding house that requires the use of cages, some of these resorts offer much more including large, comfortable spaces to spread out in.
• Consider the pick-up and drop off times. Often, even when you are coming in late in the day, you want to be able to pick up your favorite furry buddy to bring home with you. Some of these facilities allow you to do just that with flexible drop off and pick up times.
• The animal has fun, too. Interactive attention from those on the site makes a huge difference in their happiness. From music to toys, some locations ensure pets get everything they need to be happy.
A pet resort is a good idea for nearly all owners. Consider your options when selecting a location like this carefully. Ensure the amenities and needs you want to provide for your dog or cats are available from the facility. If so, you will know your animal is going to be well cared for when you are not able to do it yourself
By Andrea Avery