Category: Dog Retirement Home

3 Reasons the Countryside is the Best Place for a Dog

Dog Retirement Home & Long Term Pet Boarding in Upstate NY

For humans, the decision between urban and rural life often comes down to preference and lifestyle. Some people thrive in the fast-paced thrills of city life, while others feel more comfortable with the laidback ways of country living. Unfortunately for our four-legged friends, dogs don’t often get to make that choice for themselves. It’s up… Read more »

Planning for the Future of Your Pets (With or Without You)

No one ever plans to leave their pet unexpectedly—tragedies and illnesses can happen with no warning, and when they do occur, your pet will be left without a caregiver. However, you can make a plan for your pet’s future without you. You can ensure your dog’s safety in a time of need, and a loving… Read more »

A Place For Dogs With Special Needs

We often get dogs brought to us through K9Cars, a private pet taxi service. Tony,a driver that we often have the pleasure of speaking with said to us, “Why wouldn’t any dog love to live upstate,on a farm, away from the rigors of city life?” Living at Silver Streak Kennels is a wonderful alternative for… Read more »

Dogs Can Always Go Home Again

Caring for an aging dog or one that has some behavioral concerns requires a lot of time and money, and many dog owners find it is difficult to manage this, both emotionally and logistically. At Silver Streak Kennels, we understand, and our facilities are designed to provide a comfortable and inviting environment that serves aging… Read more »

Four Ways Dog Retirement is Like Your Retirement

People welcome retirement with open arms and excitement after a long life of working hard and enduring the stresses of everyday life. Retirement brings new adventures, less stress and a much-needed chance to unwind and relax. After years of trying their best to protect and love you to their fullest, dogs also deserve a happy,… Read more »