September 2018

Good Day Everyone – please enjoy reading our September newsletter!

Monday, September 3 (Labour Day Holiday) – We are closed to the public on all statutory holidays and will be closed on Monday, September 3rd for the Labour Day holiday.

The next statutory holiday is Monday, October 8th for Thanksgiving. If you have a regularly scheduled Monday daycare visit and would like to choose another day please let us know. We are almost booked to capacity for dog boarding that weekend so please book now to avoid missing out on the space that is left.

Barrie Business Awards – We are thrilled to announce we have been nominated for the Service Business Excellence Award AND the Small Business of the Year Award through the Barrie Chamber of Commerce!! Thank you very much to everyone who took the time to send in a nomination – we are so grateful!

So what happens now? We have to complete a nominee profile questionnaire package for the judging panel. This questionnaire allows us to submit letters of reference/recommendations. If you would like to have a letter included in our nomination package please either email us at info@theeplaceforpaws.com or write a review on our Facebook page and we will send everyone’s letters in. Deadline for letters is September 7th please!

Charity Dog Wash – On Saturday, August 18 we hosted our 4th annual dog wash event! We are thrilled to announce we raised $1026 for Finding Them Homes rescue (www.findingthemhomes.com)! Thank You!!

September 15 to 23 – The dates we have been adding into each month’s newsletter (since January!) has finally arrived! If you haven’t already please note these dates that we are closed:

Friday, September 14 – dog daycare services available – all boarding picked up by 6pm

Saturday, September 15 to Sunday, September 23 – closed to the public

Monday, September 24 – re-open for regular business hours

Facebook – We have a Facebook account we keep updated with news, videos and weekly photos. Follow this link - www.facebook.com/TheePlaceForPawsPetRetreat to visit the page. Please click “Like”, post a comment and a review while you’re visiting! Enjoy seeing all the fun we have around here!

Mark These Dates In Your Calendar – Please mark these dates in your calendars that we will be either have limited services or we are closed to the public:

Thursday, January 10, 2019 – daycare services and grooming available; all boarding dogs/cats to be picked up

Friday, January 11 to Monday, January 14 – closed to the public

Tuesday, January 15 – re-open for regular business hours

There will be other dates throughout the year that are not listed here we will let you know about (statutory holidays for example). We will always keep you informed of these dates!

That’s all for now…thank you everyone for all your support and friendship – we appreciate it!

Shawn & Sandy