MEMBERSHIP GAINED FROM DOG CARE PROFESSIONALS UK – 19th June 2020
On the 19th June, we were granted our official membership with the Dog Care Professionals UK. Holding another membership once again shows our commitment to your pets, and our customers by promoting force free and reward based methods while boarding your pets. The certificates showing proof of membership are displayed in reception, as well as a window sticker with our membership number on.
MEMBERSHIP GAINED FROM ALIKA Ltd – 15th May 2020
On the 15th May, we were granted our official membership with ALIKC (Association of Licensed Kennels and Catteries). Holding this membership again shows our commitment to your pets, and our customers by promoting force free and reward based methods while boarding your pets. The certificates showing proof of membership are displayed in reception.
TEMPORARY CLOSURE – COVID 19 – 24th March 2020
Sadly we have had to temporarily close due to COVID 19. This is to ensure the staff, and customers at Greendale Farm stay as safe as possible, and to ensure we are following the government guidelines. We will keep our website and facebook page updated regularly. As soon as we get the ‘go ahead’ from the government to re-open, we will! To see our COVID 19 policy, please see our ‘terms’ page. We hope to see you all soon!
NEW FLOORING IN OLD BLOCK – 21st March 2020
In March we had the flooring in Old Block re-done! This was a fabulous job done which we think looks brilliant! The flooring is easy clean and pet safe, meaning it is the best for your dogs!
PET INDUSTRY AWARDS FINALIST – 21st March 2020
On the 21st March, the staff found out that Greendale Farm Kennels and Cattery have been listed as a finalist in the Pet Industry Federation Awards. This makes all of us exceptionally happy, and shows just how much we love your pets, and keeping our standards high! Thank you to all of our customers for your continued support!
CRUFTS – 7th March 2020
On the 7th March, Millie, Beth and Alistair took to Crufts at the NEC arena in Birmingham! They were able to pick up LOADS of goodies for your pets while they are boarding with us! They also got to meet loads of lovely dogs and got a wonderful sign made that you will see in reception!
MEMBERSHIP GAINED FROM LiKCA – 3rd March 2020
On the 3rd March, we gained our official membership from LiKCA (Licensed Kennel and Cattery Association). Holding this membership helps to show our commitment to our customers for the welfare of your pets.
SENSORY GARDEN STARTED TO BE FORMED – 26th January 2020
On the 26th January, the staff started to build the new sensory garden in our on lead paddock. This sensory garden includes different enriching toys, footballs, and different sensory items to keep them stimulated while with us. This garden is still a work in progress, and we intend to keep building to it over the summer months when the weather is better! We believe mental stimulation is crucial for all animals in our care!
DOG TRAINING SESSIONS INTRODUCED – 20th November 2019
As of the 20th November 2019, we now offer enrichment training sessions. To find out more about these sessions, please pop over to our ‘services‘ page where you can get more information. These sessions are mentally stimulating for your dog and can really benefit them while they are boarding with us! All training is reward based, force free and through the use of positive reinforcement!
REFURBISHED RECEPTION – 13th October 2019
Our Greendale Farm reception got a full make-over! The staff stripped the reception, repainted and redesigned the interior! Our new reception has ALL the staff certificates showing their qualifications for all of our customers to see, as well as our updated notice boards. Our staff board shows our whole team of staff who work closely with your pets, and we even have our ‘pet of the month’ board! Our insurance and licence are framed in reception for all to see, as well as our T’s and C’s and our policies.