Signup for The Your Dog Flash

Latest health and behavior news and advice from the veterinarians at Tufts University.

Features April 2015 Issue

Need Someone to Watch Your Dog? Who You Gonna Call?

It's great if fellow dog lovers will watch your pet for you while you're away.

Need Someone to Watch Your Dog? Who You Gonna Call?

When you have to leave town, how do you decide where to leave your dog?

“Being at the veterinary school, we have lots of options for people to take care of our dogs when we go out of town,” says Tufts veterinarian Linda Ross, DVM, DACVIM. “We have the technicians and also 400 veterinary students.” Even, so, Dr. Ross, who used to have yellow Lab April, did not take boarding her dog lightly when she spent a six-month sabbatical in England some years ago.

To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Tufts Your Dog

Get the next 10 issues of TUFTS YOUR DOG for just $20. And access all of our online content - health and care information, training tips, and nutrition and food advice from the veterinarians and staff at Tufts University

Get Tufts Your Dog Digital

Get 10 months of TUFTS YOUR DOG DIGITAL for just $20. You get unlimited access to everything on the site including each monthly issue as a PDF.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.