Muddy Paws Country Spa

  1. Is Dog Boarding Safe?

    Boarding your dog naturally requires trust between staff and owner; this bond is especially necessary because dogs can’t speak up for themselves. If you are a concerned pet owner wondering if a particular dog boarding service is reliable and trustworthy enough to entrust the wellbeing of your canine companion, be sure to look for the following: Building the Dog Hotel Bond Check them out The best…Read More

  2. Puppies & Doggy Daycare

    The dogs that attend our Valley Center doggy daycare aren’t limited to full-grown, mild-mannered dogs; many of the pups that we entertain each day are pups or have come here from a younger, fluffier age. If you’re wondering whether or not your energetic puppy is a candidate for daycare, feel free to contact our staff for initial requirements. Read on for the benefits that eligible puppies enjo…Read More

  3. One Thing Every Dog Boarding Needs

    Beyond the doggy hotel rooms, caring staff, and even treats for guests to enjoy, each dog boarding service should have one major thing that doggy parents may not think of right away: An on-site veterinarian. An Obvious Need Think about it: You leave for a few days, entrusting your pup to a group of kind-hearted individuals that, unfortunately, have no clue for how to treat your friend if something…Read More

  4. Kennel Cough Season

    We’ve all seen a sickness spread around the workplace, many even lovingly refer to it as the “office plague.” Of course, the same principles holds true at an amplified level for children; now imagine that same sickness spreading around in a group of dogs licking, sniffing, and closely playing with one another. We, at Muddy Paws, want to see each dog come and go healthy, so here is how to ide…Read More

  5. “One Room for the Night, Please.”

    Dog boarding is a fortunate service, and one that many Valley Center families take full advantage of on a semi-regular basis. There are a number of reasons that leaving your pooch in the caring hands of a dog hotel can be a wise choice. Whether you plan your dog’s stay months in advance or call around hoping for same-day vacancy, here are a few of the key instances you should consider dog boardi…Read More

  6. Making Home Away From Home

    Providing your dog with comfort akin to what they are used to at home during their nights at dog boarding can be a challenge. Not all dog hotels are created equal, and even the best can easily cause your dog undue stress if you do not properly prepare. We recommend that all of our Valley Center dog boarding guests have something that reminds them of home, though our only request is that they are n…Read More

  7. Tail Wagging Part 2: Doggy Daycare Doublecheck

    You’ve done it. Picking the right doggy daycare is never easy, but you and your friend have finally found “the one.” That is, you hope you have. How can you ever really be sure? As we mentioned in our previous blog, your dog isn’t exactly known for communicating ideas beyond “breakfast” and “dinner” effectively. It rests squarely on your shoulders to ensure that your friend is in t…Read More

  8. Tail Wagging: Finding The Right Doggy Daycare

    Finding the right doggy daycare can feel like a challenge. Your four-legged friend isn’t exactly the clearest communicator and is reliably excited to see you at the end of the day. When a wagging tail and onslaught of licks greets you regardless of the accommodations, it’s no wonder that your pooch isn’t much help in the decision making. Add this to the overwhelming amount of choices, and di…Read More

  9. Doggy Daycare Owner Benefits

    When your dog jumps into the car, how often do they lay down and go to sleep? Odds are the answer is somewhere between rare and never, and understandably so. Car rides are exciting, and perhaps anxiety-inducing for most dogs, leading to scrambling paws in the back seat and ears blowing in the wind. There is one time when most dogs lay down and sleep in the backseat: the ride home from doggy daycar…Read More

  10. Trying Dog Boarding

    Any dedicated pet owner can vouch for the necessity of finding a great dog boarding service. If you are wondering, “how do I best find dog boarding near me?” look no further, as Valley Center’s Top Rated Local® dog daycare and boarding provider, Muddy Paws, offers a simple solution that allows you and your pooch to try a boarding service prior to leaving town. Daycare before boarding Whenev…Read More