Mindful Mutts in the Community and Media

We are beyond grateful for the support from our community here in New West. <3 
The encouragement that we receive is from all over BC lower mainland and, believe it or not, even outside of it!

We see you ALL and appreciate everything you do to lift us up and demand better care for your pets, alongside us!

Winner of Multiple New Westminster Record's Readers' Choice Awards

The New Westminster Record’s Readers’ Choice award Winners for “Best Dog Daycare” in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 as well as A-List Winners for “Favourite Pet Daycare” in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022, 2023. Stefania also won “Favourite Business Person” in 2017 as part of the A-List and was a runner up in this category again in 2020… as well as runner up for favorite Instagrammer!

2021 Feature: Profiles of Excellence in Burnaby Now and New West Record
Featured in Ask a Dog Trainer Column in 2021
Highlighted in Women in Business 2020
Past Media and Awards
Made the Front Page of The Record in May 2019

We made the front page news! …technically the second page too in May 2019! Thank you so much for the spotlight New Westminster Record! <3 <3 <3

Sponsored Royal City Wrestling in March 2019

Community is so important to us, so we were excited in March 2019 to sponsor Royal City Wrestling, earning us our logo on event signage at Royal City Centre Mall in Uptown New West! We also got to shoot an honest-to-goodness REAL wrestling promo video with the one-and-only Mr. India and the hilarious Volcano. We has a blast being a part of #RumbleMonth! Stefania was featured on the “Ask an Expert” segment from one of the Variety show segments. View our sponsorship promo video and the Facebook live edition of our feature event during #royalcityrumble 🙂

Won Level Up My Brand Contest in 2018

Entered, competed and WON the first ever Level Up My Brand contest in 2018! After submitting our application, Mindful Mutts was fast tracked into the final 3. The final 3 each had to offer up a 2 minute Dragon’s Den- style pitch to the judges about why the winning prize was so important to them, as well as how they would put it all to use. Stefania came in first place and won $12,000 in prizes donated by local businesses! She is excited to pay it forward in the next 2019/2020 version by volunteering for the event! Read the full article here 🙂

Spoke on New West Chamber of Commerce Event Panel in 2017

Stefania spoke on a panel with other local entrepreneurs for an event held by The New Westminster Chamber of Commerce in 2017.

Won Two Awards at New West Chamber of Commerce's Annual Platinum Awards in 2016

Won best new small business of the year and small business of the year at the super fun, New Westminster Chamber of Commerce Annual Platinum Awards in 2016! These awards celebrate business and community excellence in New West.

Featured on CBC for Walks 'N Wags Pet First Aid in 2016

Stefania was featured on CBC in 2016 to promote and discuss the importance of Walks ‘N Wags Pet First Aid. Watch the video and read the full article here

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