Chances are you probably spend special days with your children, taking them to do something fun such as the zoo, a movie or a museum. But have you even considered treating your dog to a special day? Well, if you live in any Scottsdale neighborhood there are many opportunities to do just that.
Start your day right at The Breakfast Club in old town Scottsdale located at 4400 N. Scottsdale Road. Bring your dog with you and you can sit on the patio and enjoy breakfast made from fresh wholesome ingredients found at local farmer’s markets.
After breakfast, take a short drive over to Chaparral Dog Park at Hayden road and Chaparral. Your pooch will love running and meeting new friends at this park that has three separate areas for your dog to run and play. They also have watering stations and bags available to clean up after your dog.
If your dog is dirty after running and playing with his new found doggie friends, pamper Fido by taking him over to Wag and Wash located at 7777 E. Indian School Road. Wag and Wash is a self-serve dog grooming facility that also sells a wide variety of pet related items including dog food, bakery items, and grooming items. At the self -serve wash, there are state of the art bathtubs, dryers, shampoos, brushes-everything you need to groom your dog yourself! They also offer full service grooming as well.
Now that your dog is clean and shiny, head over to Oh My Dog doggie bakery located at 7137 E. Stetson Drive. They offer dog safe sweets and treats that any canine pal will love. From organic treats and holistic food to Frozen Woofles, Oh My Dog is the source for all or your dog’s needs.
But wait, your special day is not over yet! End the day at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa located at 6902 E. Greenway Road. On the last Thursday of every month, there’s a meet up with other dog owners featuring wine tastings, gourmet dog biscuits and an animal reiki specialist.
At the end of the day, Rover is going to feel like a pampered pet, for sure!