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Pet Care A special guide to Whidbey Island pet care resources for your furry loved ones.

A Supplement of the Whidbey News-Times and South Whidbey Record


bayviewpetresort.com 360.321.4533

WHEN IT’S TIME TO GET AWAY We have the perfect place for your pets to stay! All Guests, both cats & dogs, are given extensive individual and/or group attention by our staff, to ensure your pets safety, comfort and happiness!

We Specialize In: DOG BOARDING CAT BOARDING & DOGGY DAYCARE

DOG BOARDING

• Climate controlled facility. • Large indoor runs with daily housekeeping. • Three 20/30 minute outings per day in our large secure recess yards. • Special meals, supplements and/or medication administered at no extra cost! • Extended stay & multiple pet discounts available.

CAT BOARDING

Our cat condos provide a unique, beautiful, healthy & safe alternative to traditional cage confinement. Our resort features 6’8” four story cat condos in a separate building.

DOGGY DAYCARE

A tired dog is a happy dog. A Full day of supervised exercise and play is available Monday-Friday! Pickup and Delivery services available. *Please call for details*

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Happy Pets- Happy People™

How We Can Help You... Dog Walking

Fit dogs live longer!

Vacation Pet Sitting

Same routine + No interruptions = Happy Pet

Overnight Care

We stay overnight with your pet in your home to make sure there's no stress, no anxiety, and your pet is safe, comfortable, and content.

Pets with Special Needs

Separation Anxiety, Meds, Senior pets, Disabled pets – we’re ready to help.

About Tricia’s Pet Care… Tricia’s Pet Care Team Licensed, bonded, insured, background checked, professional pet care providers. Two week training for Team Members ensures the same loving care no matter who your sitter is. All Tricia's Pet Care Team Members enrolled in on-going online training through PETSIT PRO - training for professional pet care providers. We’re Your TeamReady When You Need Us. Because we work as a Team we never have to say “Sorry, we’re booked.”

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WHAT TO DO

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othing can be more upsetting than finding your pet not at home or where you expect to find them. It’s a sinking and frantic feeling when a pet goes missing but where do you start? Sometimes people feel that their pets will come back on their own but in the interest of time, why not get the word out as soon as possible? Using that method along with some basic tools may help ease your mind when seeking a quick reunion with your pet. ID Tags and Microchipping When you first adopt your pet, one of the first things WAIF recommends is getting an ID tag for your pet. This should include your pet’s name, your contact information such as a phone number, and if you have one, a microchip number. A microchip is a great secondary means of protection but in order to be effective it needs to be registered with the microchip manufacturer. Since the microchip is inserted by a veterinarian, they can guide you on how to register the microchip properly. If the collar or ID tag falls off your pet, microchipping is a great back-up plan should your pet go missing. Some people forget that the most important

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step in microchipping is the registration. If you don’t register the chip, there’s no information that will direct your pet back to you.

Adoption Center

Licensing Your Pet Licensing your pet is another helpful way to support efforts to quickly bring home your pets. Not only is it the law but it also quickly identifies (through a license number) that your pet is up to date on rabies vaccinations. Good Samaritans will be much more likely to handle and temporarily care for your pet if they know that it is healthy and up to date with rabies vaccinations. Licenses need to be renewed annually and the fees typically range from $10 to $35 (for altered or unaltered pets). Licenses are good only for the calendar year in which they are purchased. For example, if you purchase a license in January, the license expires December. If you purchase a license in November, it will expire the next month. Be sure to make it a resolution in the new year to get your pet licensed! County licenses for dogs can be purchased in-person at the following locations:

Best Friend’s Veterinary Center

WAIF Shelter in Coupeville WAIF Oak Harbor Cat Whidbey Pet Directory

City of Oak Harbor Animal Holding Facility Animal Hospital By The Sea

Island County Treasurer’s Office Penn Cove Vet Clinic Vet’s Animal Hospital

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STAFF PUBLISHER & EXECUTIVE EDITOR Keven R. Graves ASSOCIATE PUBLISHER Kimberlly Winjum EDITOR Jessie Stensland SALES CONSULTANTS Nora Durand, Jocelyn Ialacci, Jacy Anderson, Cassie Spicer PRODUCTION MANAGER Jennifer Wilkins ADMINISTRATIVE Kaitlyn Martinez CREATIVE Gretchen Bundy Additional copies of the Whidbey Island Pet Directory can be obtained at: Whidbey News-Times 360-675-6611 PO Box 1200, 107 S. Main St., Suite E101 Coupeville, WA 98239 ©2018 Whidbey News Group, Sound Publishing Inc. 5


For those living in Langley, Oak Harbor, and Coupeville, visit www. waifanimals.org/license to learn more and what fees apply for your neck of the woods. In the City of Oak Harbor, licenses are not only required for dogs but for cats too. Steps to Take in Locating Your Lost Pet One of the most vital steps you can take in reuniting with your pet is getting the word out within 24 hours. The following suggestions may not guarantee success but your chances of a fast reunion will greatly increase implementing any or all these recommendations. Contact Animal Control 6

For those on the north end of Whidbey (Oak Harbor and Coupeville), call the nonemergency ICOM Dispatch line at (360) 679-9567. For those residing in Greenbank, Freeland, Langley and Clinton, call (360) 3214400. Contact WAIF Many people will take a lost dog or cat to their local animal shelter and WAIF is no exception. During our daily business hours of 9 a.m.-4 p.m., call (360) 678-8900 ext. 1100 so that WAIF animal care staff can take an official lost and found report in order to assist in identifying animals that come in or who may already be in our care. Strays are held for a minimum of six Whidbey Pet Directory

days in Oak Harbor and five days in Island County before becoming available for adoption. If your pet has been found, don’t forget to let us know so we can update our records. Leave something with your scent This may work especially with dogs. If you have an idea of where they went missing, consider placing a recently worn item with some water near by. If your dog is crate-trained, you may want to consider leaving their crate out with familiar bedding if there’s a safe place to do so. Spread the word through social media Facebook is a great tool CONTINUED ON 8 2018


REMEMBER FIDO AND FLUFFY WHEN PLANNING FOR DISASTER Your disaster plan should cover your pets. Here are some things you’ll want for your emergency kit: • Food and water for at least seven days per pet • Litter box, litter, scoop and garbage bags • Medications and medical records • Leashes and carriers • Photos of you with your pets to help identify them if you’re separated For more info about pet emergency care go to redcross.org/pets And don’t forget to prepare your people kit! You can’t help your pets unless you’re safe yourself.

DOWNLOAD THE PET FIRST AID APP TODAY! Search "Red Cross Pets" in the iTunes© App Store or the Google Play™ app store to download. To learn more about the American Red Cross apps, visit redcross.org/apps.

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where you can post a recent picture of your lost pet while providing a detailed description. You may even want to create a page specifically for your lost pet. Ask your friends to share your post or page and spread the word. You can also share the link on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/waif. animals. However, this does not negate the need to call WAIF to place a lost report. Facebook is a great tool but not an official means of reporting your lost pet to WAIF. Alert your neighbors and friends Via email, phone, and inperson. Posters and flyers Make sure you take recent photos of your pets should they become missing. Include the most recent photo(s) in your flyer with a basic description and contact information. Keep it simple with a large font for better readability. If possible, you’ll want to put these up right away and in proximity of where your pet went missing. Many businesses have kiosk boards and you’ll want to check with them before posting. Bring a flyer to WAIF locations (along with calling in a lost report) and consider dropping a flyer to local veterinary practices. Use classifieds. Place an 8

ad in the “Lost and Found” section of Craig’s List or consider placing a free classified in the Whidbey Weekly for two weeks. A picture can be included at a small cost. Keep an eye out. Visit WAIF’s online APB (All Paws Bulletin) report at www. waifanimals.org/lost to view who’s come into WAIF facilities as a lost or stray pet. You can also visit www. groups.yahoo.com/neo/ groups/whidbeylostdogs/ info to report a lost dog or if you’ve found a dog. If you’ve lost a dog in the City of Oak Harbor, be sure and visit their stray page on Facebook: www. facebook.com/City-of-OakHarbor-Stray-Pet-Page. For a statewide source, visit: lostfoundpetswastate.com. WAIF not only enjoys making connections between shelter animals and adopters, but also keeping those connections by reuniting owners and their pets. WAIF makes every effort to quickly faciltate reunions and the steps above that you can take can greatly increase the opportunity of a happy reunion as well. Together we can keep pets safe and home...where they belong!

All Critter Pet Care and Training Hunt Road Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-2914 www.allcritterpetcare.com

BOARDING KENNELS

Sunset Kennel & Grooming 1614 W Swantown Road Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-7288 www.sunsetkennel.com

Adventure Trails Dog Camp 49 Squire Road Coupeville, WA 98239 360-914-0999 www.adventuretrailsdogcamp.com Whidbey Pet Directory

Bayview Pet Resort 6621 Sills Road Clinton, WA 98236 360-321-4533 www.bayviewpetresort.com Best Friend’s Veterinary Center 33285 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-6796 www.im4pets.com The Dogwood Pet Resort 2945 Taylor Road Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-4483 www.thedogwoodon whidbey.com Nicely Done Home Services 5193 Lakeside Drive Langley, WA 98260 360-321-5565 Pawtastic Jenn 3217 Whitney Drive Oak Harbor, WA 98277 619-729-1833 www.pawtasticjenn.com Setter Ridge Kennels 7009 Heggens Road Clinton, WA 98236 360-661-1142 www.englishsetter.com

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www.fetchparks.org Clover Valley Off-Leash Park 3730 N Charles Porter Ave Oak Harbor, WA 98278

Tricia’s Pet Care PO Box 1165 Clinton, WA 98236 360-221-8372 www.triciaspetcare.com WatchDawgs Grooming and Boarding 37737 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-3760 Whidbey Bed and Biscuit 5950 Maxwelton Road Clinton, WA 98236 360-969-3005 www whidbeybedand biscuit.com

DOG-FRIENDLY PARKS

For more information, go to

Double Bluff Beach S Double Bluff Road Freeland, WA 98249 Greenbank Farm 765 Wonn Road Greenbank, WA 98253 Marguerite Brons Memorial Park 2837 Becker Road Clinton, WA 98236 Patmore Pit 497 Patmore Road Coupeville, WA 98239

Technical Drive Off-Leash Dog Park 501 Technical Drive, Oak Harbor, WA 98277

GROOMING A Special Touch Grooming Langley, WA 360-341-3262 Bayview Pet Resort 6621 Sills Road Clinton, WA 98236 360-321-4533 www.bayviewpetresort.com Best Friend’s Veterinary Center 33285 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-6796 www.im4pets.com Bugaboo Pet Grooming 331 Frost Lane Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-540-8908 www.bugaboopet grooming.webs.com

Quality feed for your every need Steve Metcalfe / Suzette Keller Owners

Candlewick Professional Pet 26860 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-678-3102 Corinne’s K-9 Cuts 500 SE Glencoe St Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-0950

www.metcalfehayandfeed.com

Critters & Co. Pet Center 11042 SR525 Clinton, WA 98236 360-341-1456

360-679-3666 metcalfehayandfeed@gmail.com

The Dogwood Pet Resort 2945 Taylor Road Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-4483

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Nicely Done Home Services Your Friend Is My Guest

nicelydonehome@whidbey.com

360-321-5565

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Pet Sitting Brushing and Cleaning Feeding and Water Walk and Play Kennels

Member of Pet Sitters International 2018

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Four Paws Only Pet Salon 5616 Fish Road Freeland, WA 98249 360-331-3323 Grooming by Angella (Inside North Whidbey Veterinary Hospital) 360-320-8141 Hairy Barkers 6315 Storkson Dr. #106 Clinton, WA 98236 360-341-2275 Heather’s Pet Grooming 408 N Main St. Coupeville, WA 98239 360-678-6888 www.heatherspetgrooming. com Hilary’s Dog Grooming 2415 Property Lane Langley, WA 98260 360-544-5607 Lauries Warm Fuzzies Mobile PO Box 1063 Freeland, WA 98249 360-661-4941 Pawtastic Jenn 3217 Whitney Drive

Oak Harbor, WA 98277 619-729-1833 www.pawtasticjenn.com Petco 31179 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-279-0137 Posh Puppies 239 NE Midway Blvd Oak Harbor, WA 98277 ​360-279-9777 “South Whidbey’s source for live animals and pet supplies since 1993” Monday-Friday 9-6 • Saturday 10-5 Closed on Sunday

11042 State Route 525 Clinton, WA 98236

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Sunset Kennel & Grooming 1614 W Swantown Road Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-7288 www.sunsetkennel.com WatchDawgs Grooming and Boarding 37737 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-3760 Whidbey Pet Grooming 5062 Wynter Place Langley, WA 98260 360-221-6121

PET STORES/SALES Ace Hardware 1609 E Main St Freeland, WA 98249 360-331-6799 www.acehardware.com STORES CONT. ON 14 2018


Adventure Trails Dog Camp

• Doggy Day Camp • Six Wooded Acres of Trails • Separate Small and Large Dog Areas • Positive-Based Training • Private and Group Training Available

(360) 914-0999 AdventureTrailsDogCamp 49 Squire Rd, Coupeville Right off Hwy 20 North of the adventuretrailsdogcamp@gmail.com Coupeville Ferry/Race Rd exit. www.adventuretrailsdogcamp.com 2018

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Country Store/Skagit Farmers Supply (2 locations) 31686 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-2277

5463 Cameron Road Freeland, WA 98249 360-331-1970 www.countrystore.net Critters & Co. Pet Center 11042 SR525 Clinton, WA 98236

whidbeynaturalpet.com

(360) 678-1601 • Self Serve Dogwash • Local USA Made Products • Locally Owned & Operated • Healthy selections for Dogs & Cats • Free Delivery on Island

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360-341-1456 Healthy Pet 1801 Scott Road Freeland, WA 98249 360-331-1808 Island Pet Center 1381 SW Barlow St Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-9646 www.islandpetcenter.com Myken’s Gifts for Pet Lovers 212 First St Langley, WA 98260 360-221-4787 www.mykens.com STORES CONT. ON 16 2018


Whidbey Island's Best Kept Secret When it comes to your furry, feathered or scaled family member, leave them in the experienced care of All Critter Pet Care and Training. For over 20 years we’ve been taking care your companion pets. Whether you are looking for DayCare while you’re at work, shopping, or you are looking for boarding from overnight to deployments, All Critter Pet Care and Training can help. We also offer training from beginner to advanced, and behavior modification. Reasonable rates and discounts available.

Services Provided: • Basic to Advanced Obedience Trainer 18 years of training experience • Canine Behaviorist • AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator • C.L.A.S.S. Canine Life and Social Skills Evaluator & Instructor • Canine Manners & Basic Obedience • Service Dog Training

Products Available: • Soggy Doggy Door & Crate Mats • Bold Lead Designs Leads and Collars • The Cat That Calmed the Dog Charms • Essential Oil Charms & salves created specifically for dogs with anxiety problems

What our customers are saying: When I met Karry, I had just adopted my dog Frankie. I was excited to learn and figure out how to become a team with him.  I had never had a dog before, and I was nervous.  I was also starting to notice pretty quickly that my dog seemed different from many others…more than just not being very well-behaved.  It became apparent that Frankie had a hard past, likely with some severe abuse, and it was causing him to react with a lot of anxiety to the world around him.  He was fairly non-functional when it came to interactions with anyone other than myself.  After some hard reality of what that might mean if we couldn’t work through his issues, we began the hard work of finding peace for Frankie. This began with home visits from Karry and her wonderful assistant Tracy, who would literally come over and allow Frankie to just get used to having someone else in our home.  Once he could process guests, we were able to begin some simple things like sit, meeting other dogs, and other people.  Our training process took much longer than the standard training syllabus, and looked a lot different, but Karry was with us every step of the way.  We even threw some curveballs her way by introducing my fiancé into the mix and getting him up to speed on how to keep Frankie consistent and on track.  Through many of my phone calls, texts, tears, and frustration over many months, Frankie has just completed his Canine Good Citizen, Canine Life and Social Skills, and Karry’s own test to prove that he is a sweet, kind, well-mannered, and functional member of society, and I am so proud!  This would truly not have been possible without Karry’s caring and loving guidance, and I am forever thankful for her patience and dedication to our little family. Frankie will probably never be a “normal” dog.  He still has anxiety, and Karry has said she intends to continue working with us through those issues, despite us finishing the prescribed purpose of training, which is truly above and beyond.  Karry, thank you for gifting our family with your knowledge, care, and expertise.  We experience so much joy because Frankie is now truly a happy dog. 

A BBB member since 2003

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Petco 31179 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-279-0137 Tractor Supply Co. 32165 SR20 #1 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-240-1400 www.tractorsupply.com Whidbey Birds PO Box 1682 Coupeville, WA 98239 360-929-2869 www.whidbeybirds.com Whidbey Natural Pet 105 S Main St Coupeville, WA 98239 360-678-1601 www.whidbeynaturalpet.com Whidbey Wild Bird 860 SE Pioneer Way #101 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-279-2572 www.whidbeywildbird.com

RESCUE SHELTERS/ ORGANIZATIONS

Oasis For Animals PO Box 1304 Langley, WA 98260 360-679-9567 www.oasisforanimals.org

City of Oak Harbor Animal Control 360-279-4500

Whidbey Animals’ Improvement Foundation

ALL ANIMALS CAREGIVER 25 YEARS EXPERIENCE

CUSTOMIZED SERVICES HOUSESIT DAYTIME VISITS WALKS SPECIAL NEEDS PLANT CARE SECURITY

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Main Facility 60 Rhododendron Park Rd Coupeville, WA 98239 360-678-8900 or 360-321-9243 ext. 1100 Oak Harbor Cat Adoption 50 NE Midway Blvd Oak Harbor WA 98277 360-678-8900 ext. 1300 Freeland Cat Cottage 1801 B Scott Road Freeland, WA 98249 360-321-9243 ext. 1700 www.waifanimals.org Whidbey Island Farm Animal Assistance Program WIFAAP402@gmail.com SUPPORT CONT. ON 18 2018


Ten Time Winner - Best Veterinarian Clinic on Whidb

Your Best Friend. Our Best Care. Professional Friendly Knowledgeable

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www.im4pets.com Central Whidbey Veterinary Services 771 Patmore Road Coupeville, WA 98239 360-678-1881 Creature Comfort Veterinary Housecalls Serving Whidbey Island 360-320-1254 Good Neighbor Vet Affordable vaccinations in Oak Harbor two Saturdays a month.

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SUPPORT SERVICES Adrienne Bennett Whidbey Veterinary House Calls 425-233-5104 drmommacat@yahoo.com Pet Loss Support Hotline WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY 509-335-5704 plhl@vetmed.wsu.edu Pet Partners formerly Delta Society 425-679-5530 www.petpartners.org

Pet Poison Hotline 800-213-6680 www.petpoisonhelpline.com

VETERINARIANS Animal Hospital By the Sea 114 Second St Langley, WA 98260 360-331-8090 www.animalhospitalbythe sea.com Best Friend’s Veterinary Center 33285 SR20 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-6796

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Harmony Veterinary Services 757 Conn Road Coupeville, WA 98239 360-969-9700 North Whidbey Veterinary Hospital 1020 NE 7th Ave. #4 Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-679-3772 www.northwhidbeyvet.com Penn Cove Veterinary Clinic 107 S Main St Coupeville, WA 98239 360-678-6046 South Whidbey Animal Hospital 11197 SR525 Clinton, WA 98236 360-341-1200 www.southwhidbeyac.com Useless Bay Animal Clinic 5523 Harbor Ave Freeland, WA 98249 360-331-3100 www.uselessbayvets.com Vets Animal Hospital 61 SE 11th Ave Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360-675-4425 2018


Pet Resort the Dogwood 360-675-4483

Our great services include: Boarding • Grooming • Daycare & More!

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