The Importance of Routine Pet Care Services

For pet owners, their pets are more than just animals. They are part of the family. There are about 85 million houses with pets, according to the American Pet Products Association. In addition, many of us take our animals with us on vacations and trips. So not only do we need to find local pet care for their everyday needs and possible emergencies, but possibly a place where they can be pampered. You may even want to find a place that will watch them for some amount of time while you are not home.

Know What Your Pets Need

When you take your pet on vacation, it means a new environment for your pet to play in. You may also want a local pet care option to provide daycare for your pet. You can provide the ability for your dog to socialize with other dogs, exercise, and even play games. You and your family know your pup better than anyone and know what type of care they need. It is helpful to find a local pet care option that can provide your furry friend with everything it needs.

What to Look For

You want to find a place that has plenty of room to run and play. You want playrooms that are climate controlled so that your dog is comfortable regardless of the outside temperature. It is essential that the rooms are cleaned and disinfected to ensure your pet stays safe at all times.

You also want to ensure there are adequate amounts of supervision at all times. Preferably, you want your pet to be supervised by those who have trained appropriately so that your pup stays safe when not with you.

Additional Pampering

Additional pampering could include a special treat for your dog to enjoy. Perhaps you could look for a place that provides grooming if that is something that interests you. There is nothing like a nice fresh cut, and your pet will feel the same way.

Your pets deserve some time away, too. It is a nice treat to provide them with a safe space to play with other pets. You can enjoy time relaxing and enjoying the sights while you are on vacation, knowing that your pet is safe and happy.

Contact Us:

Phone: 302-777-PLAY (7529)
Fax: 302-858-4795
19022 Shingle Point Road,
Georgetown, DE 19947


Daycare: 8:00am-5:00pm
Boarding Check-in: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Boarding Check-out: 9:00am-12:00pm
Early Drop-off/Check-in: $15
Late Pick-up/Check-out: $15

Revenues generated by the Eastern Shore Pet Resort help support the Brandywine Valley SPCA Animal Rescue Center’s (ARC) primary mission of animal rescue and rehabilitation services.

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