With SafeK9, you will find everything your dog needs. A loving dog sitter with over 10+ years of experience teaching K9 first aid courses, two welcoming furry assistants, and a cozy dog-friendly home and facility. Cathy strives to provide exceptional care, treating your dog as her own. Whether you’re traveling, away on vacation, or just out for the day. Cathy ensures your dogs have plenty of love, snuggles, fresh air, mental stimulation, and exercise.

Regardless of your dog’s breed, age, or needs, SafeK9 services can be customized specifically for them. Get in touch with Cathy today with any questions about how SafeK9 can help with your dog care needs safety and well-being.

Kennel Free Daycare 
-  by appointment only

  • All day indoor and outdoor social play, and nap times, with doggy pals.

  • Access to our indoor and outdoor quiet zones when requested or preferred

  • Daily head to tail assessments checking for irregularities or health concerns (i.e. ear infection, broken nail, lumps or bumps).

  • Access to all the comforts of our indoor doggy chill zone equiped with plenty of snuggle space on our futons and heated rubber floors.

  • Plenty of toys and interactive fun!

  • Calming dog safe essential oil diffusion throughout our facility.

Please contact Cathy to set up a free 30-minute consultation to discuss yours, and your dog(s) daycare needs.


Kennel Free Boarding/Extended Stays 
- by appointment only

Everything from Daycare, PLUS+

  • Breakfast & Dinner feedings daily.

  • Early morning and late night potty breaks.

  • Plenty of TLC, and bedtime snuggles in the human bed if preferred.

Duration: To be agreed upon

Please contact Cathy to set up a free 30-minute consultation to discuss yours, and your dog(s) daycare needs.


Additional Packages

- for Daycare & Boarding guests only

The K9 Spa

  • Interactive treat served daily.

  • Daily brushing.

  • Daily Sk9 Essentials 20 minute massage with an essential oil treatment.

  • Freshening bath and scrub prior to pickup.

  • Snazzy collar accessory.

The Active K9 Lifestyle

  • Daily forest off-leash hike with access to fresh ponds for swimming.

  • Post hike wash and brush out as needed.

  • Daily SK9 Essentials oil treatment.Interactive treat served daily.

  • Freshening bath and scrub prior to pickup.

  • Snazzy collar accessory.

The SK9 Guilt Trip
*EVERYTHING from Daycare and the Basic Overnight Stay, PLUS + all the extras from the Spa and Active Lifestyle Packages

à la Carte Services

  • 30 minute Massage with SK9 Essentials Massage with essential oil treatment

  • Bath

  • Ear Cleaning

  • Nail Trim

  • 30 min 1 on 1 K9 Enrichment

  • 60 min Off-Leash Hike

  • Interactive Treat


Complimentary brush with any of the above à la Carte Services

Mention your interest in any of these package in the initial free consultation

NOTE: Pick up/Drop off Services Available

SafeK9 First Aid Course (Groups of 6-12)


Cathy has taken pride in offering quality K9 First Aid training to dog lovers and professionals for over 7 years.  Join her for a fun and comprehensive day learning indispensable skills to keep you, and your beloved dogs safe until professional veterinary care is available.  


Topics included but not exclusive to are:

  • prevention and emergency preparedness,

  • canine body language,

  • k9 emergency response plan,

  • poisoning, drowning, impalement's, heatstroke, seizures, wound care, and much more.  


Gain the confidence to handle any K9 emergency or illness. Register today!

*Pet professionals insured by PROfur receive a $26/year discount on their business insurance for a 3 year period, commencing upon proof of SafeK9 First Aid certification, and expiring on the same date as the first aid certification expires. That means over a 3 year period the discount would cover roughly 75% of the cost of the first aid course!

*Additional charges may apply for travel and location rental if applicable.  For more information on booking a private SafeK9 First Aid course please contact Cathy at or (705) 506-0372


Note: A private course may become available to the public. Any public courses will be listed under our upcoming course dates and are open for registration.

Min/Max Number of Spaces: 1-12

Length/Duration: 6.5 hours (available in 2 or 3-hour sessions at Fuller Avenue location only)

Location: 585 Fuller Ave, Midland, Ontario L4R 5G3

SafeK9 First Aid Training is now available for 1-12 people!

Book your PRIVATE Pet First Aid training dates today!

Inquire about our online training package


SK9 Bite Prevention Workshop (Groups of 6-12)

SafeK9’s Bite Prevention Workshop is a dog bite prevention program for school-age children. This program focuses on fun and interactive activities to teach children how to read dog body language, how to act safely around both their own dog and strange dogs, and how to stay safe.

Cathy believes that children and dogs can be the greatest of friends and keeping them both safe is of high importance.  She has been a Dog Bite Prevention Educator with Doggone Safe for many years and she has taught the “Be A Tree” Workshop in BC public schools and at the BCSPCA summer camp programs.  Cathy is pleased to be offering this workshop in Simcoe County.  


Duration/Length: 2 hours

Times: 9:00am – 11:00am (held on a Saturday)

Location: 585 Fuller Ave, Midland, Ontario L4R 5G3

*Private workshops available upon request. Please contact SafeK9 for details. 


585 Fuller Ave, Midland

Ontario, Canada

P: 1 (705) 506-0372       E:

Fully insured dog care and boarding facility with PROfur.

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