Although it disrupted everyone’s life, the COVID-19 pandemic had a silver lining for dogs in need of a good home.
Pet adoptions have increased nationally and in Mt. Greenwood, according to staff at Posh Pet Day Spa–Grooming/Doggie Day Care, and more local families than ever need professional grooming services to their new pets.
The number of pet adoptions has indeed increased considerably since the start of the pandemic.
Posh Pet Day Spa–Grooming/Doggie Day Care, 3514 W. 111th St., offers a wide range of services that keep pets happy and healthy.
Posh Pet offers full professional grooming services for all dog breeds and has served thousands of local families.
From the start of their family business in 2005, in a small storefront near 111th Street and Kedzie Avenue, the owners knew their business would require hard work and dedication, but they never imagined the magnitude what they were going to accomplish.
In just three years, Posh Pet has expanded twice in order to serve all of its customers, and in 2008 it moved to its current location, providing three times the space and more comfort and convenience for pet owners. animals and their four-legged friends.
Posh Pet Day Spa–Grooming/Doggie Day Care is a boon for pet owners with busy work or social schedules. Instead of leaving their dog home alone all day, registered guests can bring their pet for grooming and hours of fun with other dogs.
With over 5,000 square feet of space, Doggie Day Care is where a dog can be a kid again! It is supervised by adults, divided into small and large breeds, and the staff are trained in animal first aid and CPR. Throughout the day, staff also reinforce basic obedience training.
There are plenty of toys and activities for physical and mental exercise of animals. Posh Pet has a fenced outdoor area where dogs can sunbathe and enjoy the breeze.
The daycare is available Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
All dogs must be spayed or spayed, have an up-to-date shot record, and a recent negative fecal test. Other restrictions apply. Call for details.
Grooming services are available in a variety of affordable packages – big and tall, small and small, Posh Pet grooms them all! Services include shampooing, conditioning, brushing, ear cleaning, nail trimming, trimming and grooming to customer specifications.
Their grooming staff is experienced and professional. Posh Pet does not use tranquilizers and offers the newest styles and services for pets, such as medicated baths.
Grooming is available by appointment Tuesday through Saturday, with late hours available on Thursdays.
Posh Pet is also involved in the community and supports worthwhile organizations such as the Mt. Greenwood Chamber of Commerce.
He also supports American Greyhound, Inc., which is dedicated to finding homes for retired racing greyhounds, as well as other greyhounds in need. Lynn has been a dedicated supporter of the group for many years.
When caring for dogs, American Greyhound ensures that the dog’s veterinary needs are met, whatever they may be. These needs are determined by its veterinary committee. American Greyhound has affected over 1,350 dogs over the past 10+ years.
However, to continue to make this difference, the group needs volunteers, foster homes and financial support.
Lynn urges local residents to support these efforts and experience the gentle nature of sighthounds. For more information, visit the website at americangreyhound.org.
For more information or to make an appointment for your pet at Posh Pet Day Spa–Grooming/Doggie Day Care, call (773) 881-1837.