SHELZSMIDE K9’S is considered an “essential service” we will remain open, appointment only. No drop by’s during the coronavirus shutdown/pandemic, We are a vital part of our clients everyday life, we will continue to provide daycare and boarding, as well as private training. We will not be conducting group classes during the month of August due to COVID restrictions, to eliminate gathering in groups. We will continue all other services.
We want to make life easy and as normal as possible in this difficult time. Day Stay & Train drop offs are a fun way for your dog to enjoy a day of fun activities, while you focus on daily routines and your dog continues their training.
We will adjust our process in order to minimize contact and risk. This will include check in and check outs.
SHELZSMIDE K9’S bears no liability or responsibility if your dog shows signs of sickness linked to the coronavirus. If your dog is coughing or sneezing, talk with your veterinarian to find out the cause. This can include kennel cough and allergies.
PLEASE DO NOT COME TO OUR FACILITY OR TRAINING SESSION IF YOU ARE SHOWING SIGNS OF COVID-19 (COUGHING, SNEEZING, FEVER, RESPIRATORY ISSUES). WE ARE GIVING THE SAME INSTRUCTIONS TO EMPLOYEES AND VOLUNTEERS
OPERATIONAL CHANGES for BOARDING
We have instituted the following adjustments immediately, to help manage risks to you and SHELZSMIDE K9’S staff. Drop off times and pick up will be strictly enforced to reduce contact with other clients. Please be respectful of others time and be on time.
Some of these changes are due to minimizing exposure time and how many items our staff handle that come here from your home.
LESS IS BETTER: DO NOT bring extra items for your pups stay, besides the absolute essentials. Bring your food bagged, enough for the stay. DO NOT BRING LARGE BAGS OR TUBS that are unnecessary for the stay. We will ask YOU to keep your leash and any non-essential items.
Please e-mail us your boarding/training contract and vaccination updates. We will not take your dog in without current vaccinations and a signed contract.
OPERATIONAL CHANGES for TRAINING:
We have instituted the following adjustments immediately, to help manage risks to you and SHELZSMIDE K9’S staff. WE will continue to train maintaining the 6-8 feet rule from other people, whether its clients, employees or volunteers.
We will continue to maintain the 6-8 feet rule between K9’s at all times.
We will reduce how many items our staff handles during your training session.
If at anytime uncomfortable coming to train, we understand and respect your decision to not attend. We will see you again in the near future.
OTHER TRAINING OPTIONS:
We also offer privates sessions, Puppy Pre-K, Day Stay & Trains, and Board and Train services.
WE WILL NOT BE CONDUCTING IN HOME TRAINING SESSIONS.
RETAIL FOOD AND SUPPLIES:
SHELZSMIDE K9’S offers retail food, treats and some supplies, FOR PICK UP only, or delivery in our immediate area.
You can purchase retail products by sending us your request, Food will be delivered to SHELZSMIDE K’9S every other week.
We can send an online invoice for your convenience. We will still be accepting cash, as well as Venmo and PayPal.