Archive: 2021

Updates & Answers

October 26, 2021

We hope everyone is doing well. We wanted to share some current updates on Canine Influenza and the upcoming Holidays.   Canine Influenza We are fully open for business for those dogs that have completed their Canine Influenza series and are at least 7 days past their booster. The Canine Influenza vaccine is required moving forward, […]

Facility Update

October 15, 2021

We really missed everyone this week! We wanted to touch base and update you on what is happening at Grateful Dogs. We will be back open on Monday, October 18th for all dogs who have completed the vaccine series against Canine Influenza.  This means at least 7 days past their second dose.  For all of you that were […]


October 10, 2021

We will remain closed for daycare next week.  Currently our plan is to remain closed through Sunday, October 17th.  If you have an upcoming boarding stay or an urgent need, please contact the front desk.  If your dog is completely vaccinated, and 7 days past their second dose and you have a need this week, […]

CIV Home Care Update

October 8, 2021

CIV Update Home Care | Email Sent 10/8/21 Hi Everyone, We felt this information was important enough to send a separate email. We wanted to reach out to those clients whose dogs are having upper respiratory symptoms. We have found a significant improvement in symptoms with the use of steam. This can be achieved by […]

Vaccine Update

October 8, 2021

You are receiving this message because according to our records your dog has one or more expired vaccinations. It is possible that we do not have the most current copy of your pets’ vaccinations on file. Please check in with your veterinarian. You can either email your updated proof of vaccinations to or fax […]

CIV Update

October 7, 2021

We are going to remain closed until Monday.  We will use this time to clean and sanitize the facility.  We will have more information this weekend with our plans going forward.  If you have a boarding or grooming appointment in the next week please call the front desk or email to discuss options.  We are continuing […]

Urgent Message

October 6, 2021

Good Evening,  We are reaching out to let you know that we have had two positive Canine Influenza cases. The first dog had very minor symptoms and is recovering. The second dogs symptoms elevated very quickly into requiring hospitalization. For this reason we are urging anyone whos dog’s are showing symptoms to contact their vet.   […]

Health Update

October 2, 2021

We wanted to reach out to everyone due to an increase in risk of upper respiratory infections at this time.  We know that its stressful when your pup is sick, and it is especially concerning now with all the added dog illness going around.  We wanted to clarify with everyone the current risks involved in […]

Vaccine Update

September 18, 2021

We wanted to inform you that there have been confirmed cases of Canine Influenza(CIV) in LA County and a few in the South Bay. For this reason we will now will be requiring the canine influenza vaccine.   Important Information  We DO NOT have any suspected or confirmed cases at our facility, to our knowledge. Symptoms to […]

Health Update

August 8, 2021

We wanted to make everyone aware that we received information that there were confirmed cases of Leptospirosis in the Santa Monica area. We felt it was important to pass along what we know. Our first priority is always the health and safety of the dogs in our immediate Grateful Dogs family as well as our […]