Are you one of the many pet lovers living in Greeley? Or maybe you are thinking of getting a pet soon. Either way, eventually you will need a Pet Sitter, Dog Walker, Cat Sitter, Vet, Dog Trainer, Groomer, Rescue or Pet Shop.
But how do you find the best solution for you and your pets? We have put together a list of resources for pet lovers to make this easier for you!
Greeley Pet Sitter
Choosing the right pet sitter for your pet can be difficult. You want to ensure your sitter is correct for your household and your pets. Because of that we put together an ebook A Pet Owner’s Guide to Hiring a Pet Sitter or Dog Walker to give you all of the information you need to hire a pet sitter that is a good match for you.
Download our printable checklist on Hiring a Pet Sitter or Dog Walker to help in your search.
If you have a pet sitter and want to make sure you are prepared for your trip, download our Preparing for Your Pet Sitter Checklist.
Greeley Dog Walker
Dog walkers are great for dog who have a lot of energy and people who do not have enough time. A dog walk can be nice for a day when you work late, or just cannot get away to take out your pup. To learn about how to hire a dog walker, take a look at our ebook A Pet Owner’s Guide to Hiring a Pet Sitter or Dog Walker. This can guide you through why you may need a dog walker, how they work and how you find one that is a wonderful match for your household.
Pet Supply Stores Around Windsor
Greeley has some wonderful places to shop for all of the supplies you need for your pets. We are a huge fan of shopping local whenever possible, and we believe locally-owned stores tend to have better-educated employees to give you advice.
We have collected a list of our favorite pet supply stores in town:
A good pet supply store should be able to offer suggestions on products based on your pet’s health needs. Ask some questions and if you do not feel comfortable then try a different store.
As such an animal-friendly city, Greeley has a wide variety of rescues. It would be impossible to list them all here, but we wanted to provide you the groups that are large and most likely to be able to meet your needs. Whether you want to adopt a new pet or just have questions, these rescues are all great!
Here are the rescues most likely to be of assistance:
- Humane Society of Weld County – General shelter for Weld County. They have adoptable animals and accept surrenders.
- Weld County Animal Control – These are the folks you contact for animal issues in unincorporated Weld County.
- Homeward Bound Rescue of Colorado – Specializing in dog adoptions and rescue.
- Denkai Sanctuary – Working with both farm and companion animals.
If one of these organizations cannot answer your questions, they will refer you to someone who can.
With Greeley being so CSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital, we are flush with amazing veterinarians. Choosing a veterinarian that is a good fit for you
Here is a list of veterinarians in Greeley:
- Alpine Veterinary Hospital
- Edwards Veterinary Care
- Highland Hills Pet Hospital
- Sheep Draw Veterinary Hospital
- St Michaels Companion Animal Hospital
- West Ridge Animal Hospital
If you need help choosing your new veterinarian, read our recent article 5 Tips to Picking a Veterinarian You Love.
Greeley Emergency Veterinarians
When you have a pet emergency, you want to make sure to get the best care for your animal, no matter what time of day! Emergency vet clinics are open 24/7, 365 days a year and can be a lifesaver when you need one. It is important to know where your closest clinic is so you know where to go right away.
Here are emergency veterinary clinics:
- PETS Emergency Hospital – in Evans, Colorado, open 24 hours
Greeley Dog Trainers
All dogs can use a little training, whether it be the normal sit and stay, or learning how to stop your puppy from chewing on your shoes. Plus training classes can be fun for you and your dog to have some bonding time! Dogs are smart animals and need to use their brains to keep them from getting bored.
Here are dog trainers in the Greeley area:
When choosing a dog trainer you want to pick one that works with your dog in a positive and fear-free manner.
Greeley Dog-Friendly Hotels
If you are coming to Greeley to visit or if you find yourself needing to stay in a hotel for a while, you want to have a hotel that is friendly for your dog.
We have made a list of hotels that are dog friendly and wonderful for you!
- Country Inn & Suites by Radisson
- Currier Inn Bed and Breakfast
- DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley at Lincoln Park
If you are visiting Greeley and need to leave your dog while you go out for an activity, consider having a pet sitter come to stay in your hotel. This will give your dog company and make sure she does not get in any trouble while you are gone. We provide extended stays for these types of trips which you can learn about in our services.
Greeley Dog Groomers
A good haircut is important to the health and happiness of your dog. Considerate groomers can make the grooming process as easy as possible.
We have collected a list of groomers in Greeley:
If you would like to get tips on how to pick the perfect groomer, read our recent article 5 Places for Dog Grooming in Fort Collins.
Self-Service Dog Washes in Greeley
If your dog does not need all the trimmings, it can sometimes be easier to clean them up yourself. It is wonderful to go to a self-service dog wash where you can use their space to get your pup clean without making a mess of your bathroom.
We have collected a list of self-service dog washes in Greeley:
To learn more about costs of using a self-service dog wash, read our recent article How Much Does it Cost to Use a Self Service Dog Wash?
When you are traveling you can either hire a pet sitter or board your cat in a cattery. There are advantages of each, and if you decide to board your cat there are a variety of options.
We have collected a list of nearby catteries:
- The Cat House (in Loveland)
- Cats Cradle Cattery (in Wheat Ridge)
- Happy Cat Retreat (in Fort Collins)
Dog Boarding Kennels in Greeley
When leaving town you can either hire a pet sitter or board your dog in a kennel.
We have collected a list of the top places to board your dog in Greeley:
Greeley Doggy Daycare
When your dog needs some extra exercise, you have two options:
- Send your dog to daycare
- Hire a dog walker to exercise your dog
Dog daycare can be great for well-socialized dogs who enjoy the company of other dogs. If you are unsure if daycare is a good option, read our recent article Doggy Daycare vs Dog Walker.
Here are a couple of the doggy daycares in Greeley:
If you are thinking about using a dog walker take a look at our services.
Greeley Poop Scooper
If you love your dog but do not love cleaning up after him then you may need a poop-scooping company!
Top Pet-Friendly Restaurants in Greeley
During nice weather, it can be a bonus to be able to take your dog with you when you go out to eat. In Greeley we have many, many food options to choose from, so you might as well pick one where you can bring your pup!
These are good pet-friendly restaurants in Greeley:
Greeley Dog Parks
In Greeley, folks love their dogs and we want them to have as much fun as possible! For well-socialized dogs, that can mean a trip to the dog park is a favorite activity.
Here in Greeley, we have a beautiful dog park:
- Freedom Park