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Requirements

Up-to-date vaccinations are required at 5th Avenue Fido.

Our Policy

In order to make your dog’s stay with us safe and pleasant, we require the following:

  • Dogs must be current on vaccinations – Rabies, Distemper & Bordetella.
  • All vaccinations must be obtained one day prior to coming in to board or to do daycare, we do not accept dogs on the same day as their vaccinations
  • If your dog has never had the Bordetella vaccination or it has been expired for more than 30 days, there is a 7 day waiting period after the vaccination is given.
  • Dogs over 6 months of age must be spayed or neutered.
  • Dogs must complete and pass a temperament test.
  • Dogs must be in good health and free of parasites.
  • A questionnaire and agreement must be completed by owner.
  • Dogs must do at least one mid-day or full day daycare session prior to boarding, dogs with severe separation anxiety may be required to do more than one.
  • Must bring own food.
  • Multiple dogs staying in same cottage must be from the same family and compatible.
  • Deposits are required to hold reservations for Holidays and May – August boarding (you may get a confirmation of your dates but until you make a deposit your room is not held and may be given up to another customer) We require a deposit at least 1 month in advance.
  • Deposits will be refunded if reservation is cancelled prior to 72 hours in advance from the day of boarding.

New Customers

New clients must pass a temperament test prior to daycare or boarding. In order to schedule a temp test, you must fill out our questionnaire, sign the owner agreement and send required vaccinations. Please download the file, complete and send to fido@5thavenuefido.com.

Once we receive the required paperwork, we will call to schedule the temp test. There is a $20.00 fee for test.