I have known Rick and Coastal for *many* years. We met when we went for training with my first Malinois, then 2 GSD's (which were through his EXCELLENT breeding ethics), and now have another Malinois. We have driven over an hour for training, after moving almost 20 years ago. While I don't like *any* place where I have boarded my dogs, I know at Coastal, the dogs are allowed to be dogs, and are cared for by "dog people." They have good sized runs, are given adequate "play time", and are observed for problems. Personnel are NOT there 24/7, nor are they at any vet (which are even worse on weekends.) As to the person who said Rick kept "vicious German Sheppards" (their incorrect...
the details the patience and the knowledge WOW!