What about when you need to go away? You will find a kennel; the right kennel.
There comes a time in everyone’s life when you may need to leave town and you will want to find somewhere safe to house and care for your mastiff while you are travelling. Go check out the kennels. find the right one which looks clean, smells clean, has a good reputation that you can check out. Take your dog for a visit and pay attention to how the staff treat your pet.
Do they seem comfortable and confident around your dog? Leaving a dog in a kennel can be stressful for both of you so you will want to make the right decision. To find out more, read my ebook about mastiff secrets to fully understand what your dog may be feeling or needing. Mastifs are pretty special so make sure the kennel staff have had experience with looking after them – ask to speak with former customers. Secure recommendations where possible.
Your pet will suffer separation anxiety, just like you, and it will still want to guard its area. What about getting exercise? Is there a pleasant outdoor area where dogs are exercised? Do you see clean drinking water readily available for every animal? Check out the kennel, from the clean, dry, safe, healthy angle, but also from an emotional assessment.