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    How far do we take this idea,hubby wants to put handwash at each kennel,like the ones in hospital now.We also thought about boot dipping in disinfectant before entering and after leaving the block.What do you think.Is this over the top.

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    No I don't think this is over the top at all, the last thing you want is infection! I would also advise a thorough scrub down of each kennel in between customers too! If people think it is over the top then you only have to think how quickly germs can spread, MRSA, Kennel Cough etc commonest cause of infections being spread is on the soles of shoes and the palms of hands!

    Well that's my opinion anyway!!!
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    Thanks Cathryn,i need to hear what people think and expect.I thought the boot wash was good but admit to hubbs idea as slightly over the top.Dont worry all kennels will be cleaned and air dried in between dogs,i know that.

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    Justine, you are such an inspiration. The area that I live in could sure use a kennel like you are building and I just don't have the courage to take that leap like you have done!

    I love the idea of a boot dipping. It sounds like you are going to have a really great kennel when you are finished.
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    I am so glad for all imput,i know what i am doing but i like ideas and debating.I want a good name and i am going to have the best kennels in this area,i am very proud of what hubby and i have acheived,and we have allways wanted to do this.I also want to make sure the dogs are kept to the best standards and that people will come back.Funny i have just got back from the dentist and he thinks we are going to FLY,so really HAPPY.

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    The boot dipping is important, IMO.

    As for the hand sanitizer, I'd call a few vet surgeries and ask what they use....then copy it.

    Infection control is very important.

    Sounds great, you're certainly covering all the bases.

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    I'm really impressed! Just wish we lived closer then I could go on holiday and not worry about my doglets.
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