All dogs must be at least 12 weeks of age or older.
They must have had two DHPP vaccines and one Bordetella vaccine administered by a Veterinarian to enter the facility
All dogs must be spayed or neutered by 7 months to play with other dogs. We still accept dogs that have not been spayed or neutered for boarding.
All dogs must have up to date vaccinations and must be given by licensed veterinary. Owners must show written proof of vaccinations including Rabies for puppies over 4 months of age. DHLPP (distemper) given annually and Bordetella (kennel cough) given at least once a year. However, we do recommend Bordetella be given every 6 months. WE RECOMMEND THE INTRANASAL BORDETELLA.
Without proof of vaccinations, the canine will not be allowed to play or stay at Ruffledale until proof is obtained.
All dogs must be in good health. Owners must certify that the canine has not had any communicable condition in the previous thirty days. Any dog that has had a communicable condition, needs a veterinarian certication of health to be able to attend Ruffledale.
All dogs must be non-aggressive towards other dogs or humans and not food or toy protective. All dogs will require to pass a temperament evaluation. Safety of all the dogs and employees is essential. All owners must certify that their canine has not harmed a canine or human in the past.
All dogs must not be able to jump a 5’6” fence.
All dogs must have a soft collar, no choke collars allowed.
All cats must be at least 12 weeks old and have had two sets of vaccines.
All cats must have up to date vaccinations and be given by a licensed veterinarian. Proof of vaccinations, including Rabies, Cat Distemper Combo and Leukemia are required.
We recommend all dogs to be treated with a lice preventive monthly, but do not require this at this time.