ZoomyDogs, an activity center promoting health and wellness for dogs, will celebrate its grand opening on Saturday, June 10, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. The public and their canine companions are invited to attend and try out all of the dog activities for free, including the swimming pool, agility course and walking track.
Free hot dogs, pet photo opportunities, training demonstrations and microchipping will be offered during the event. Two one-year memberships to ZoomyDogs (value $240 each) will be given away as well as gift baskets (value $100) with items from the on-site pet boutique.
Owner Vanessa Davis opened ZoomyDogs in March, at 5420 NC Highway 55, Durham, after a pet center closed and moved out of the building that once was a fitness center. Davis also owns Dirty Dogs Spa, a Wake Forest full- and self-service pet grooming salon and boutique that she founded in 2012.
“We’re inviting dogs and their owners to our June 10 grand opening to experience all ZoomyDogs has to offer,” said Davis. “We provide pet services for dogs of all ages and activity levels. In our climate-controlled facility dogs can swim, run, play fetch and will be relaxed and worn out by the time they go out our door.”
A number of updates have been made to the 10,500 square-foot facility, including new paint, new padded flooring for the walking track, new kennels for the K9 Campers daycare and training school and a hospitality area for dog owners with free coffee, WIFI, reading materials and instructional videos.
ZoomyDogs trainers and instructors will be demonstrating some of the classes for dogs and owners. Anyone registering for upcoming classes on June 10 will get a 15 percent discount. Classes include Puppy Kindergarten, Puppy FUNdamentals, Kids and K9s, Dog Manners Level 1 & 2, plus more being added. ZoomyDogs also offers the areas only onsite professional dog training certification course beginning June 19 for 16 weeks.
Other services that ZoomyDogs will offer include doga (yoga for dogs), hydrotherapy, canine massage therapy, aromatherapy with essential oils, birthday parties and a part-time, on-site veterinarian.
Visit www.zoomydogs.com for more information.
ZoomyDogs is a community center for dogs and their people offering a doggy swimming pool, walking track, day camp, training classes and educational seminars, with more to be added over the next few months. Centrally located in the Triangle off of I-40 and Highway 55, the 10,500 square-foot facility offers activities that will relax and tire the zoomiest of dogs.