Comments Off on WHY DO I HAVE TO BE A MEMBER TO BRING MY DOG INTO YOUR RUN?
The advantage to a “members-only” policy, is that we can control the health and safety of our members and member dogs. We ensure that all our dogs are up-to-date on all essential inoculations, and have no history of aggression. Members are required to follow a Code of Conduct. As a […]
Comments Off on WHAT IS THE APPLICATION PROCEDURE?
To apply to the run, please submit an online application HERE. You must have a scanned copy of the required vaccination records from your vet, a copy of New York State Dog License (or completed & paid license application) and be prepared to submit your yearly dues before submitting. As there […]
Comments Off on HOW DO I RENEW MY MEMBERSHIP?
Current members receive annual renewal reminders. Essentially, it is a shortened version of the New Member’s Application and it can be completed online HERE. It’s basically a matter of: – signing the Release Agreement (imperative for our insurance), and name of your dog. – include a copy of the up-to-date vaccinations from your vet for Distemper, Parvo, […]
Comments Off on PLEASE EXPLAIN YOUR “MEMBERS-ONLY” POLICY?
We take great care in making sure the run is safe for all members. A non-member dog could be sick or aggressive and place others at risk. Our By-Laws specifically mention that allowing non-authorized dogs into the run could place one’s membership in jeopardy. There are a handful of extremely […]
Comments Off on WHAT ARE THE COSTS?
Our annual dues is $60 per dog, and $30 for seniors (62 and older) per dog. Regardless if you join in the beginning or end of the year, the fees are not pro-rated.
Comments Off on WHO SHOULD ATTEND AN ORIENTATION?
Anyone who will be bringing your dog to the run must attend an orientation, be it a family member or professional dog walker. It is essential that everyone know the rules and what is expected in various situations.
Comments Off on HOW DO I GET A NEW YORK LICENSE?
To apply for a license, go to: http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/licenses/vet-doglicense.shtml You can download a form, complete and pay for it in 5 minutes. Once you have done this, print out a copy for us, scan it and upload it with your application.
Comments Off on I WAS A MEMBER UNTIL MY DOG DIED A YEAR AGO. IF I GET A NEW PUPPY, DO I FILL OUT A NEW MEMBER APPLICATION OR A RENEWAL?
If you were a member within the last two years, you may fill out the Renewal form. Longer than two years, please complete the New Member form. You will need to attend another quick orientation to get a refresher on the rules of the road.
Comments Off on WHAT HAPPENS IF A MEMBER IGNORES THE RULES IN SOME WAY?
All members are expected to be familiar with the Code of Conduct and comply with it. It is explained in detail in every orientation. These basic rules have worked effectively for over 31 years, to ensure the health and well-being of all dogs and people. Disregarding the rules places one’s […]
Comments Off on I’M INTERESTED IN GETTING A DOG? ANY SUGGESTIONS ON HOW TO BEGIN?
There are several steps you would be wise to consider before you make such an important decision and big commitment. Before you choose a particular breed, the most important issue is match your familiy’s need’s with the type of dog. For example, if you don’t want a demanding, high energy dog […]