BOARDING YOUR DOG
How to make your dog's stay happy, comfortable, and safe. You won't ever have to feel guilty or worried about leaving your dog behind!
Building, Buying, and Operating a Boarding Kennel
James Krack; 1999; (5th Ed.); paperback
Indispensable reference endorsed by the American Boarding Kennel Association. Covers kennel planning, design and construction, zoning considerations, business and services planning, marketing, and more.
DOG BREEDERS PROFESSIONAL SECRETS. ETHICAL BREEDING PRACTICES
by Sylvia Smart Becoming a dog breeder is a significant undertaking. And there is so much more you need to know to be a successful breeder beyond just knowing how to whelp and raise puppies. Dog Breeders Professional Secrets goes well beyond other books to tell you what it takes to be a successful and ethical dog breeder. Sylvia Smart shares her real-life experiences (both good and bad) and explores dozens of issues that a prospective breeder must consider to build a high quality dog breeding business.
DOG LOVER'S SURVIVAL GUIDE
Helpful hints for solving your most pesky pet problems! Includes cleaning tips, cost-saving tips, safety tips, feeding tips, grooming tips, plus helpful hints for dogs with physical limitations, and for dog owners with disabilities.
HOW TO RUN A DOG BUSINESS: PUTTING YOUR CAREER WHERE YOUR HEART IS
by Veronica Boutelle To succeed as a dog pro, you’ll need more than dog expertise—you’ll need business savvy as well. Veronica Boutelle, the industry’s top consultant, gives you the information you need to start, operate, and prosper in your chosen field. Covers dog trainers, pet sitters, dog daycares, and dog walking businesses. Maybe it's time for a new career!
Kennel Building and Management
Mario Migliorini; 1987; hardcover
If you have a serious interest in kennels, this valuable reference, by one of America's most respected authorities on the subject, will be your indispensable guide whether you are building, buying, or converting part of your home as an animal environment.
Victoria Webb Cartner
A collection of practical solutions to dog kennel design problems from owners and breeders across the U.S.
KENNELS AND KENNELING
A guide for pros and hobbyists, an essential text for operators of all sizes of kennels. Includes planning, startup, policies, recordkeeping, and problems.
PET CLEAN-UP MADE EASY
Learn how to set up your home and pet areas for ease of maintenance. Ideas for home and professional use.
THE BOARDING KENNEL BUSINESS DVD
Introduces you to the boarding kennel business and reveals the information you need to evaluate if this unique business is right for you.
THE FACE IN THE WINDOW: A GUIDE TO PROFESSIONAL DOG WALKING AND HOME BOARDING
by Dianne Eibner For those of you who want to work with dogs for a living, consider becoming a dog walker and/or boarding dogs in your own home. The demand for these services is booming! The author teaches you how to meet new clients, market your services, and all the details you need to know to succeed in this fun and creative business.
The Floor Plan Book: Veterinary Hospital and Boarding Kennel Planning and Design John Knapp, Richard Coe, Susan Coe, Daniel C. Negola, John Knapp
Planning to build? Part 1 of this step-by-step guide will help you locate and plan your veterinary facility, with information on demographics, site considerations, and budget concerns. Part 2 discusses floor plan design, including traffic flow and the three 'zones' in a modular floor plan. The appendices feature actual floor plans for different types of veterinary hospitals.