By Bridewell Hilltop Kennels

My Dog is Aggressive At The Vet – What To Do?

Many dogs get aggressive at the vet and lunge, growl and even try to bite. If your dog flips out at the vet, first and foremost, try to find out why it behaves the way it does. Once you successfully get to the root of aggressive behavior, work with a dog trainer/behaviorist to develop an…

The Benefits of Sending Your Dog To Day Care

Do you feel guilty about leaving your furry friend home alone? No worries! Drop your pup off at a dog boarding in San Rafael before leaving for work or play this summer! At Bridewell Hilltop Kennels, our reputable dog boarding goes above and beyond to create a safe and comfy environment for all our guests.…

Common Dog Diseases: Their Causes, Treatment and Prevention

Dogs hold a special place in their human pet parents’ heart. For a human pet parent, finding out their furry friend has a deadly disease can be devastating. Unfortunately, many pet parents are unable to recognize the signs of health issues in their dogs. By the time they understand the gravity of the situation, it's…

Are You a New Puppy Parent? Here’s What You Need to Know

Congratulations on the addition of your new four-legged member to your pack! If you have never had a puppy before, it's natural to feel a little nervous and overwhelmed. You may have several questions. Relax! We’re here to help. Bridewell Hilltop Kennels is a leading dog boarding facility in San Rafael. Our dedicated team provides…

Prepare Your Dog for Your Return to Work

While working from home is a big adjustment for many people, their pets are not complaining. In fact, they are elated. They are getting more attention, play sessions are more fun and longer and they are walked multiple times in a day. As the world begins to reopen, so are workplaces. Is your dog prepared…

3 Tips for Choosing the Right Kennel for Your Pet

Oftentimes, when leaving for another city or state for work or vacation, many pet owners feel guilty about leaving their furry friend’s home alone.  Many pet parents ask their friends and family to look after their four-legged friends while they’re away but often friends and family don’t have the extra capacity to take on the…

How Doggy Daycare Can Improve Dog Behavior

Do you feel guilty leaving your pup home alone? Next time, try dropping them off at a dog boarding facilities near you. At Bridewell Hilltop Kennels, we employ animal behavior experts that use effective techniques to communicate with your pet. Our trained staff know how to create a safe and fun environment for your dog…

Tips to Decide if a Boarding Facility is Right for Your Pet

Going on a vacation? Instead of leaving your dog home alone, drop them off at a Bridewell Hilltop Kennels, a boarding kennel in San Rafael.  We are a reputable dog boarding facility that provides pets with the ultimate home away from home. Your pooch deserves the best. Before you go ahead and book a slot,…

Healthy Treats You Can Find in Your Kitchen

Like humans, dogs love gorging on snacks. Many human dog parents pamper their dogs with unhealthy sugary snacks. Feeding your furry friend unhealthy sugary foods is far from the best way to shower your dog with love. Fortunately, there are several healthy snack options that do not have any adverse effects. As a matter of…

How to Groom Your Dog at Home?

Dogs need proper care and regular grooming. Grooming is not just about maintaining the shine of your dog’s coat; regular it also plays a major role in maintaining your dog’s physical health. How often a dog needs grooming depends on its breed and age. Just follow these easy tips to groom your dog at home.…