River Oaks is pet-friendly and we'd like you to share your personal recommendations for pet services, including boarding kennel, pet sitter, breeder/rescue/shelter/pet store*, general information
websites, groomer (mobile pet service/onsite/drop off), nutrition, pet information website, pet supplies, or veterinarian.
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*People have strong feelings about how or how not to acquire a pet and horror stories exist, but many positive experiences exist about all sources, so only recommendations from community members will be listed.
Underlined business names are linked to websites and individual names to email addresses to contact for more information. Thank you.
BEECHNUT KENNELS - 525 E. Central Avenue, Edgewater, MD, (410) 798-4304. Managed by Melissa Medick. Day care and boarding services.
- I have used Beechnut Kennels exclusively for years now and have been very satisfied.
- I know many people who use them and LOVE them.
DOGS FINDING DOGS: 410-908-6374. A 501(c)3 nonprofit organization of highly trained handlers and dogs that can track and find a lost pet. Dogs have been trained to search and locate your pet by pin pointing an area where your pet has traveled! "Our Noses Know Where Your Pet Goes!!!!
NEXT DAY PETS: Based in Edgewater, MD. Online store and general information site for breeders, brokers, rescues, families that can no longer care for their pups. Extensive pet site web directory, pet lovers forum and puppy/breed match selection wizard.
* Sites recommended by Sarah Brian, Caring4OurKids, a San Antonio, TX-based group of parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Attention Deficit and others who have created a website of original and curated resources to help similar families.
BLUE WILLOW DOG
COATS. Custom coats for all breeds. A good website for dog lovers.
PET BARN. 167-D JENNIFER ROAD, ANNAPOLIS, MD. (410) 573-0404. Natural foods and stylish supplies.
SHOPPING GREEN FOR YOUR PET* - How to shop smart for your pet and the environment.
CANINE TRAINING ASSOCIATION. 3789 Queen Anne Bridge Road, Davidsonville, MD. (301) 937-1431. Whether you want to train for obedience competition or just to have a well mannered obedient dog. I have been a member for 15 years and used to teach the intermediate class. New classes start every 10 weeks or so.