This retail boutique is a non-profit located at Baseline and Crismon. Proceeds fund medical care for local shelter animals.
Women's clothing and accessories, home decor, kitchen items, and pet supplies. www.cause4pawsshop.com
Service Dogs 101—Everything You Need to Know
A service dog helps a person with a disability lead a more independent life. According to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), a service dog is “a dog that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability.”
East Valley Urgent Pet Care has in-house technologies for pets requiring immediate care for convenient and speedy treatment. Lab tests include CBC, chemistry, blood gas, urinalysis, coagulation testing, fecal, and some infectious diseases. In-house cytology can assess ear smears and skin scrapes, and ultrasound can handle quick point-of-care FAST scans. Located at Sossaman and Guadalupe. East Valley Urgent Pet Care
Need a mobile dog groomer?
Limited openings are available for mobile pet grooming in your area every six weeks. Fully contained and self sufficient van that will come to you and your pup. Pricing starts at $65 for small dogs. If you would like to get on the schedule, call or text Victoria at 480-747-0876. Need a reference in the village? Call or text Susy Zinn 480-200-5459
Bring Fido is an online source for learning about pet training, pet friendly restaurants, hotels, activities, events, and other services. You can use this site for local and out of town services.
Doggie Daycare/Boarding We have used this business for day care and overnight stays. The company provides cameras to several areas (via an app) so that you can see your dog during play times. There are two locations, one in North Mesa and another in Chandler. Once our dog got used to the service he has enjoyed his visits. 480-207-1852
Dog Training - We used John at PetSmart for basic training. 6932 E Hampton Ave, Mesa, AZ 85209, 480-830 7282. John trains trainers and certifies trainers for service dogs. He knows his stuff!
Pet Sitters - Please send an email if you would like to be considered/listed for 'pet sitting'. Look at https://www.ssvtailwaggers.club/apache-junction to see how they list sitters.
We are contacting some of their sitters to see exactly how they implement their services.
Dog walkers - looking for contacts
We have used Fuzzy Paws for nail trimming and grinding: 7102 E Baseline Rd, Mesa, AZ 85209 Hours: 8AM - 3:30PM (480) 807-0224 - Fuzzy Paws Pet Salon
Community Dog Parks
Cosmo Dog Park, Gilbert Parks and Recreation, 2502 E Ray Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85296. "Every aspect of the story centers around our most famous K9, a local hero named Cosmo who was our first police dog." Separate use areas for Active and Timid Dogs click to visit website: Cosmo Dog Park
Dutchman Dog Park - Dutchman is a brand new dog park in Apache Junction that opened in May. This is a well done park with modern amenities.
The park located on the SE corner of Superstition Blvd. and Idaho Rd. The new dog park, which began construction in August, has separate fenced areas for varying sizes of dogs, grass, water stations, solar lighting, shade and seating. click to learn more Dutchman Dog Park
Restaurant patios that allow Dogs! Send your suggestions and pictures!
Articles - Have you seen a great article about dogs. Send us a link!