People We Recommend

There are many wonderful resources that Bichon FurKids calls on to guide and help us with our own bichons as well as the fur kids we rescue. These range from veterinarians to trainers, from groomers to dog sitters. Please feel free to contact the people below as they have proven themselves to be wonderful resources — and know that we will continue to adding new names and information. Please email us at info@bichonfurkids.org for other resources if we can help.

VETERINARIANS

SAN DIEGO COUNTY

Acacia Animal Health Center
Dr. Carmine Bausone and Associates

Chiropractic, Acupuncture and more!
655 W. Citracado Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025
760-745-8115
www.aahc.us

Animal Medical Center
600 Broadway, El Cajon, CA 92121
619-444-4246
www.amcofeastcounty.net

Carlsbad Animal Hospital
Dr. Lauren Bauer and Associates
2739 State St, Carlsbad, CA 92008
760 729-4431
www.Carlsbad Animal Hospital

Cutting Edge K9 Rehab
Trish Penick, RPT (Registered Physical Therapist)

Water therapy and more!
Post-surgery, post-injury, special training or for general health and well being.
4393 Carmel Valley Road, San Diego, CA 92130
619-227-7802
www.cuttingedgek9.com

Drake Center for Veterinary Care
195 N El Camino Real
Encinitas, CA 92054
760-753-9393
www.thedrakecenter.com

Eastlake Village Veterinary Clinic
Dr. Ginny Bischel, DVM
2260 Otay Lakes Rd Ste 113
Chula Vista, CA 91915
Telephone: (619) 482-9100
Fax: (619) 482-9706
Email: info@eastlakepets.com

Healing Hope- Holistic Animal Health
Dr. Tamara Hebbler
511 South Cedros Ave., Suite A & B, Solana Beach, CA 92075
858-350-6514
877-738-4673
www.healinghope.net

Midland Animal Clinic
14135 Midland Rd
Poway CA 92064
858- 748-4412
www.midlandanimalclinic.vetsuite.com

Pacific Beach Veterinary Clinic
Dr. Benita Keiss
1362 Garnet, San Diego, CA 92109
858-272-6255

Pearson Animal Hospital
Dr. Dorota Pearson
1903 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA 92078
760-598-2512

Point Loma Veterinary Clinic
Dr. Valerie Cardeiro
1964 Sunset Cliffs Blvd, San Diego CA 92107
619-222-4482
Point Loma Vet Clinic

Rancho Santa Fe Veterinary Hospital
Dr. Deirdre Brandes
971A Lomas Santa Fe
Solana Beach, California 92075
858-759-8797
www.rsfvets.com

Santa Fe Animal Clinic
Dr. Milton Gee
301 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024
760-753-6512

Sandy Paws
Dr. Judith McClure
7040 Avenida Encinas, Suite 109
Carlsbad, CA 92011
760-730-6700
www.sandypawsac.com/

Telegraph Canyon Animal Medical Center
Dr. Lynette Henderson and Associates
577 Telegraph Canyon Road, Chula Vista, CA 92920
619-421-1323

4 Paws Animal Hospital
Dr. Bruce Barnes
16625 Dove Canyon Road, San Diego, CA 92127
858-487-PAWS (7297)

ORANGE COUNTY/ LOS ANGELES

Cypress Ave. Animal Hospital
1400 E Cypress St, Covina, CA 91724
626-331-0775

Estrella Veterinary Hospital
26925 Camino De Estrella, Capistrano Beach, CA 92624
(949)496-6661
www.estrellavet.vetsuite.com

Pet Vet
Dr. Howard Brown
19748 Sherman Way
Canoga Park 91306
Office (818) 346-2455
Fax (818) 346-2038
www.petvetanimalhospital.com

Stonecreek Animal Hospital
Dr. Jeffrey Glass, Dr. Brandie Melville, Dr. Lisa MacDonald
4178 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, CA 92604
949-726-1800
www.stonecreekah.com

RIVERSIDE COUNTY

Butterfield Animal Hospital
43810 Butterfield Stage Road, Temecula CA 92592
951-303-8260

Desert Dunes Animal Hospital
Dr. Eric Jackman
42430 Washington St., Bermuda Dunes, CA 92203
760-345-8227
Desert Dunes Animal Hospital

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

Animal Medical Clinic
3449 Highway 32, Chico, CA 95973
530-343-1234

Johnson Ranch Veterinary Clinic
9260 Sierra College Blvd, Roseville, CA 95661
916-774-6630

Mid-Valley Veterinary Hospital
807-B Davis Street, Vacaville, CA 95687
707-451-0571

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CANINE BEHAVIORIST – TRAINING – PRIVATE & GROUP LESSONS, PROBLEM SOLVING & BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION

Nicole Andrews
K-9 Connection
Behaviorist, Private and Group Training, Agility and Therapy Dog Training
760-438-3644
k9connection@rocketmail.com
www.carlsbaddogtraining.com

Joel Beckman
Beckman’s Dog Training
760-877-9866
Serving North San Diego County
Positive Reinforcement / Exercise / Confidence / Proactive Training / Aggression Reduction / Clicker Training / Board & Train / In-Home Training / Basic Obedience and Puppy Group Classes
info@beckmansdogtraining.com
www.beckmansdogtraining.com

Jamie Bozzi
Smart Dog Training and Owner Education
619-246-5634
Jamie@smrtdog.com
www.smrtdog.com

Pawtopia
858-414-7797
info@pawtopia.com
www.pawtopia.com

Susan Ijames
Paws N Training
Group, Private and In-Home Training
BFK Foster Mom
760-822-5343
sijames@cox.net

Jamie Lurtz
Solutions Pet Services
714-404-9314
www.solutionsPets.com

Linda Michaels, MA Psych
Victoria Stilwell Dog Training
In-Home Manners and Behavioral Consultations
15% Off to BFK Adoptee’s in the first 14 days. Otherwise 10%
858-259-WOOF (9663)
www.WholisticDogTraining.com

Michelle Howard
K-9 Training by Michelle
714-612-6517
mdhoward55@gmail.com

Lynne Sorrentino
Cool Dog Training
951-676-9622
35581 Glenoaks Rd, Temecula, CA
Positive training and loving day care
www.cooldogtraining.com

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GROOMING

Arizona

Villa La Paws Resort (Laura)
2734 W. Bell Road, Phoenix, AZ 85053
602-588-7833

Zippity Do Dogs
4701 N. 7th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85013
602-277-DOGS
www.zippitydodogs.com

California

AAA Pet Professionals (Terry Upton)
508 Nautilus Street, La Jolla, CA 92037
858-456-1552
www.aaapetpros.com

Alcala Pet Care (Alison)
Dog & Cat Grooming
1273 Crest Dr., Encinitas, CA 92024
760-436-6619
www.alcalapetcare.com
alcalapetcare@cox.net

All About Animals (Lenise)
Dog & Cat Grooming
5622 La Jolla Boulevard, La Jolla, CA 92037
858-459-4583
aaalajolla@gmail.com

Angel Grooming
1903 Placentia, Placentia, CA  92870
714-996-1563

Bostone’s (Cathy Keener)
8781 Cuyamaca, Santee, CA  92071
619-449-6400

Buried Bone (Lynn Huebner)
13530 Poway Road, Poway, CA  92064
858-513-9332
www.buried-bone.com

Celebrity Paw Spa Pet Spa
145 W Whiting Ave, Fullerton, CA  92832
(714) 447-0141

Classy K-9 Clips (Yvonne)
3882 Mission Ave, Oceanside, CA 92058
760-721-1562

Curry Comb (Cathy)
1210 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014
858-755-2677

Doggie-Do’s by Terri
Grooming and Day Care
5575 Baltimore Drive, Suite 108
La Mesa, CA 91942
terri@doggiedos.sdcoxmail.com
www.terrisdoggiedos.com
619-741-0566

Gigi’s Fancy Fur Pet Salon
22037 1/2 Ventura Blvd.
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
818-346-4444

Grooming with Love
29851 Aventura Unit P
Rancho Santa Margarita 92688
949-916-0108
Ask for Maria

Hairy’s Pet Salon
1116 Sycamore Ave, Vista, CA 92081
760-598-6600
sayhello@hairyspetsalon.com
www.hairyspetsalon.com

KM Dog Grooming (Kaoru – Kay)
316 E Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-427-0341
www.kmdoggrooming.com

Karen’s Custom Grooming (Karen)
7130 Avenida Encinas, Suite 100, Carlsbad, CA 92009
760-431-7553

La Paws Grooming
22912 Pacific Park Dr Suite B, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
949-716-8800

The Laundered Mutt (Mike and Cat)
27537 Jefferson Ave, Temecula, CA 92590
951-694-9274
www.thelaunderedmutt.com

Paws At Your Door Mobile Grooming (Melody Michel)
Serving Most of Orange County
714-539-PAWS (7297)
melody@pawsatyourdoormobilegrooming.com
www.PawsAtYourDoorMobileGrooming.com

Puppy Love Pet Grooming (Barbara Young)
191 N. El Camino Real suite 211, Encinitas, Ca 92024
760-634-1559

Raining Cats and Dogs (Patrick Berger)
1911 Sunset Drive, Suite 1, Escondido, CA 92025
760-743-0136

Roch & Gertrude Pet Spa
Leanne Macdonald
10 S Mentor Ave., Pasadena, CA 91106
626-219-6299
ig: RandGPetSpa
rochandgertrude.com

Seashore Pet Spa and Grooming
111 W Avenida Palizada #15 C
San Clemente, ça 92672
949-424-9823

South Bark Dog Wash
2037 30th st San Diego, CA 92104
619-232-7387
South Paw Dog Wash
34155 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point 92629
949-248-9910

SPA fur PAWS (Connie Sasaki)

Professional Grooming and Unique Bows for Dogs and Tots

10304 Wateridge Circle, San Diego, CA 92121

858-243-0903

connie.sasaki@gmail.com

Sweet Paws Pet Grooming (Melody Michel)
2508 E. Chapman Avenue Orange, CA 92869
(714) 453-2870

http://www.sweetpawspetgrooming.com/home.html

Tails A Waggin (Lisa)
612 S. Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
760-722-0811
Tails of the City
807 Davis Street, Suite C, Vacaville, CA 95687
866-904-0585

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TEETH CLEANING

San Diego County — Gentle Dental
JoEllen Craglione
800-264-3094

Orange County — Pet Dental Care
Richard & Amie Schardt
2904 Barrington Court, Fullerton, CA 92831
714-599-1985
Serving Central and Southern California, Las Vegas and Phoenix

Canine Care — Gentle Teeth Cleaning
800-844-3532 (ask for Kim)
www.professionalteethcleaning.com/
Get a $10 off coupon here:
Kim visits various pet salons and shops during the month. Call for dates, locations and to make an appointment.

 

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DOG SITTING

The Nannie’s Network
Love Bichons?  Join the Nannie’s Network, a cooperative group of fellow Bichon owners and Foster parents who trade dog sitting favors with each other.  There is a group of about a dozen members in San Diego area, and growing to incorporate surrounding areas. For details contact Hilary Cramer hgcramer@yahoo.com

The Ritz 4 Petz – Vista (North San Diego County)
Kim Cyr and family
760-598-3368
ritz4petz.com

Michelle Penix (San Diego County)
Kinderpaws
619-820-4091
michelle@kinderpaws.com
www.kinderpaws.com
Training also available with boarding

Pet Buddy (Palm Springs Area)
Steven Porter
760-880-5787

In Home Pet Care (San Diego, Clairemont & Surrounding)
Kandee Mills 858-483-5363
15 Years Vet Tech Experience
Loving, Experienced Care in My Home or Yours Since 1993
Kandeesinhomepetcare@gmail.com

Cool Dog Training and Doggy Day Care (Temecula)
Lynne Sorrentino
951-676-9677
35581 Glenoaks Rd, Temecula, CA
Positive training and loving day care
www.cooldogtraining.com

Dogtopia
925 W. San Marcos Blvd., San Marcos, CA 92078
760-471-6888

Linda Michaels, MA Psych, CPDT-KA
Private In-Your-Home Pet Sitting
858-259-WOOF (9663)
www.WholisticDogTraining.com

Pet Care by Erin Schwartz
408-859-3456
erindschwartz@gmail.com

 

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PET FOOD AND SUPPLIES

Dexter’s Deli
Great selection of products in services and very knowledgeable about pet nutrition, supplements and training. Carries the hottest new dog & cat toys, gadgets and accessories.
Carlsbad: 2508 El Camino Real #B-2, Carlsbad, CA 92008 760-720-7507
Del Mar: 1229 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014 858-792-3707
San Elijo Hills: 1523 San Elijo Rd. So. #107, San Marcos, CA 92078 760-471-9500
Ask about their Frequent Barker Program. They reward their customers with 5% cash-points for every dollar spent on EVERY purchase.
Pupologie 
Denise Clifton, Owner
123 N. El Camino Real, Suite #G, Encinitas, CA 92024
760-436-1226
Wholesome Choice Pet Market
Amy Hodges, Owner
15731 Bernardo Heights Pkwy #103, San Diego, CA 92128
858-675-1053
Note:  Mention Bichon FurKids Rescue and get 10% off of your purchase
Ambrosia Pet Deli
Eileen T. Riley
73131 Country Club Dr., Palm Desert, CA 92260-2339
760-568-1177

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Other Services

HAND PAINTED PORTRAITS by Betty Grissom, Artist
949-830-5849