Laurentian Small Business Guide: Pets

Businesses are listed alphabetically. 



Laurentian:  Nancy Shumacher P'15, '20

Description:  Positive rewards based dog trainer offering in-home training. Services include Puppy 101 for new dog owners, Basic Foundation Skills and Behavior Modification.


Laurentian:  Brian Bourquin '96

Description:  The goal of every loving pet parent is for his or her furry companion to live a long, happy and healthy life. Boston Veterinary Clinic began as a concierge practice, delivering exceptional pet health care services in the comfort and security of our clients’ homes. Over time, we have grown and evolved to also include in-clinic care within our state of the art Boston area veterinary hospital, located in Boston’s historic Bay Village neighborhood, Brookline, and now in the Seaport. Owner and operated by Dr. Brian J. Bourquin '96.


Laurentian:  Susan Delegan '00

Description:  Brutus Broth makes all-natural bone broth products for dogs. Our mission is to "nourish your pet while giving back to the community."


Laurentian:  Mary Jo Driscoll '79

Description:  Let your pet enjoy your vacation as much as you do! Chumley's Chums (518-860-8865), launched in 2013, provides 24/7 love, security, and playtime for pets large and small. References available!


Laurentian:  Clay Gerke '18

Description:  Professional dog training. Working mainly in Behavior Modification and Reactivity, while also improving obedience and the overall relationship of dog to human.


Laurentian:  Thia Moore '23

Description:  Queen City Cresteds is a small student owned business that specializes in breeding, raising, and selling common reptiles as pets. Queen City Cresteds is also involved in the local Carolina community, using educational shows to teach about wild native reptiles.