Lake Houston - Humble - Kingwood Edition | February 2023



Fetch Pet Resort owner Norma Munoz (right) assists in a grooming session.

A pair of pups eagerly await a Frisbee during their play time at Fetch Pet Resort’s doggy day camp in Humble. (Photos by Wesley Gardner/Community Impact)

The outdoor play area features a machine that produces bacon-€avored bubbles.

Fetch Pet Resort Humble pet resort oers boarding, day camp, grooming services N orma Munoz’s love of animals largely decided her rst venture into

Munoz also said the business has a machine that produces bacon-’avored bubbles, which she said the dogs enjoy According to Assistant Man- ager Dakota Yaktus, dog owners interested in leaving their pups at the business’s day camp are required to bring the animal in for an evaluation before they are allowed to join the fun. “First, they have to be spayed and neutered, and [they have to] have gone through our program to see if they interact well with all of our regular dogs,” Yaktus said. “We do mingle all of our diŒerent sizes, so we have as big as a Great Dane that comes in all the time to as small as a little Yorkie mix.” Munoz noted boarding services are oŒered for both cats and dogs, with prices varying depending on the size of the space the animal stays in and the number of animals staying overnight. Additionally, Fetch Pet Resort oŒers grooming services for dogs that include baths, nail trimming and ling, and tooth brushing. Ten years later, Munoz said kindness has been key to the success of Fetch Pet Resort. “One of the things that I really key in on is kindness toward everyone,” Munoz said.

Pet Fetch Resort sells a variety of treats and pet products.

the pet care business in Humble in 1990, but the working hours required did not hurt. “My next-door neighbor was a [pet] groomer, and she would leave in the morning and be home by 1 o’clock in the afternoon,” Munoz said. “I thought, ‘Wow, those are good hours.’ I didn’t want to spend a lot of time away from my little girl and my boys.” After nearly two decades in the pet grooming and boarding industry, Munoz opened Fetch Pet Resort in Humble in 2013. The business oŒers boarding for both cats and dogs, as well as day camp and grooming for dogs. Munoz said the day camp allows dog owners to drop their animals oŒ in the morning and pick them up by 6 p.m. She noted the dogs are allowed plenty of time to play in resort’s outdoor area. “Most of yards are turf, meaning arti cial grass, so no muddy dogs if it rains,” Munoz said, noting the largely shaded space features a miniature water park with a re hydrant and several spouts that shoot water for the dogs to run through.

Shaggy dog to classy paws While grooming prices vary depending on the size, coat condition and temperament of the dog, full-service grooming includes a bath, haircut, nail trimming, ear cleaning and blow dry. Small (Chihuahuas, Yorkies, Maltese): Starts at $55 Medium (bichon, schnauzers): Starts at $65 Large (Aussies, Labs, Airedales): Starts at $80 Extra large (standard poodles, doodles): Starts at $95

Fetch Pet Resort 5533 FM 1960, Humble 281-852-2400

Hours: Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 4-6 p.m.





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