Creekside Canines: Frederick-based, well-rounded training, owned and operated by Sarah Shulman. 


FitHound: dog-friendly training that works! Keeping dogs physically & emotionally fit with positive training.  Cari Messick  CPDT  301.252.0366


MeowsToMoos: pet-sitting services by Angie Ly, based in Mt. Airy. Farm and house sitting


Furry Friends Pet Sitting: Walkersville pet-sitting by Sherri Laraby  240.446.0755

All  Around Town Pets: Frederick area - pet-sitting by Raimi Kellner    240.350.6032


Paws in the City: a locally-owned pet supply store in Frederick, MD
(301) 514-9385

Animal Welfare League of Frederick County: an all-volunteer, no-kill animal rescue and welfare organization. AWLFC promotes the humane treatment of all animals through education, advocacy, and collaboration with other humane organizations.

Business Friends and Professional Associates:

Robin Bennett, a leader in dog daycare

Patricia McConnell, a well-renowned expert in dog behavior


CARE Emergency Clinic (Crossroads Animal Referral & Emergency): emergency pet clinic in Frederick, MD   301.662.CARE (2273)

Animal Care Clinic: Charles Mecenas, DVM: veterinary services and clinic in Walkersville, MD 


Yellow Springs Veterinary Clinic: veterinary services and clinic in Frederick, MD


Buckeystown Veterinary Hospital & Kennels: veterinary services and country resort for pets. 301.698.9930

Compassion Veterinary Clinic:  Adriane Shell, DVM: veterinary services and clinic in Urbana Market District of Frederick. 240.341.4964

Holistic Veterinary Healing: Pema Mallu, DVM, CVA & Kitty Raichura, DVM, CVA: holistic veterinary services and clinic in Germantown. 240.715.6570


Main Street Groomers: dog grooming salon with locations in Thurmont,  Emmitsburg, Middletown, Taneytown, and Walkersville. 


Happy Dog Grooming Salon: local dog grooming services in Mt Airy. Laura Holt, Owner    301.363.4406 

The Temple of Groom:  local dog grooming services in Frederick. Operated in conjunction with Paws in the City.  301.514.6078

Specialty Links:

Annie's Pooch Pops: makes all natural gourmet dog treats packaged in "Happy Dog" lunchboxes; located in Stroudsburg, PA. Online purchases are available.  570.424.2525

Fetch Dog & Cat Bakery Boutique: makes delicious treats for your pets; located in Occoquan VA  703.491.8686

Snyderneff Dog Art: hand drawn, custom, vector based digital art by artist Cheryl Snyder.  919.274.3311

Sara England Designs: hand drawn, custom artwork by a local artist featuring dogs of many breeds or a design featuring your dog! See examples of her artwork at our office! 301.685.1239

A Dog's Haven

A Recreational Homestead for Your Best Friend

Other Links to Pet-Related Topics:

An article about cleaning and grooming your pet cats and dogs -

An article about etiquette at a dog park  -