Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Whitehorse Students First to Try out Hotel for Four-Legged Guests

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Whitehorse Students First to Try out Hotel for Four-Legged Guests

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Hotel for dogs to open in Whitehorse

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WHITEHORSE - From its large lobby to rooms with doors leading to a private yard for each guest, the newest hotel in Whitehorse offers everything you'd expect in comfortable accommodation.

But this one is literally for the dogs.

Peter Harms, a teacher at Hidden Valley Elementary School, is set to open the 12-room hotel next month.

It will include a large common yard with space for pooches to run around and socialize at the yet-to-be named facility.

Harms hosted his first guests last weekend.

Twenty students from the school's Huskies basketball team had a sleepover there after convincing him to let them be the first ones to stay at the hotel.

He and another teacher hosted the Grade 6/7 class, which took part in activities including a scavenger hunt, campfire and a story before they bedded down for the night in the dog rooms. …

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