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Lakewood Dog Boarding Services

Peebody Dog Training

Peebody Dog Training

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Teaching you to teach your dog. Every dog has a unique personality and disposition.  This requires a unique trainer with a wide range of experience and a wealth of knowledge. Over 26+years experience as a Full-Time Professional Dog Trainer. Mobile Dog Trainer & training at my location, In-Board Training, Indoor/Outdoor Classes.
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Sparky's Playground offers standard and advanced dog walking, sitting and visiting services. This pit bull-friendly company has trained police dogs. They also offer training and daycare.
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Camp Bow Wow

Camp Bow Wow

5.0 (1)
Camp Bow Wow handles all types of dog walking and pet sitting jobs with ease. She also offers doggie daycare programs, dog boarding, dog walking and more. They provide doggie daycare, overnight pet sitting and dog grooming services among others.
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Wagging Tails

Wagging Tails

5.0 (1)
Try Wagging Tails whether you need overnight pet sitters or dog groomers. She specializes in weekend or weekly dog and house sitting. They provide pet sitting, crate-free and family-style boarding, dog walking and pet taxi services among others.
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Pawsh Grooming

Pawsh Grooming

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5 Star rating on Google - Award winning groomer - Die hard loyal customers Check us out www.pawshparker.com
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Clearwater Dog Training

Clearwater Dog Training

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Walk n roll pet sitting offers professional house sitting and pet care minus the hassle. She specializes in weekend or weekly dog and house sitting. They also offer pet transportation, overnight sitting and boarding services as well as custom packages.
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Downtown Dog

Downtown Dog

This bonded, licensed, and insured offers one of the best pet day care services at affordable prices. They provide dog walking and pet sitting services. They provide dog walking, pick-up and drop-off service, and more.
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Bark & Play Doggie Daycare & Grooming

Bark & Play Doggie Daycare & Grooming

Choose Bark & Play Doggie Daycare & Grooming and get one of the top dog boarding solutions for your pet pooch. She specializes in weekend or weekly dog and house sitting. They also provide dog boarding, doggy day care, overnight pet stay, and more.
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Who’s In Charge?

Who’s In Charge?

I believe my services stand out from most other trainers b/c I do not have one syllabus which I use for all pups!!  Every dogs needs are different therefore I believe every dogs training plan should not be exactly like another's!  I also treat your dog(s) like they were my own little four-legged loves!  I can't help it!  That would be also my biggest challenge b/c I do take the time to do things the right/best way.
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Dugan's Dog House

Dugan's Dog House

Dugan's Dog House offers cageless boarding and dog daycare services in a 8,000 sq. ft facility. She specializes in weekend or weekly dog and house sitting. She offers overnight sitting, weekend dog walks, last-minute pet care, and more.
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Park Hill Dog

Park Hill Dog

Zachary Eccles has been offering dog boarding services for 4 years. She specializes in weekend or weekly dog and house sitting. Their daycare and play facility is also equipped with a web camera that clients can access anytime.
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Two Paws Up Kennels

Two Paws Up Kennels

Two Paws Up is a licensed kennel home, located on my farm in Arvada, CO. The dogs are free to run in and out of the room into a large, 3/4 acre fenced yard. There they can run and play with their friends, roll in the grass, or simply lounge in the sun or under a tree and take in the "aromas". There are pools in the back for added entertainment, and a private fire hydrant for all to enjoy. They have heat in the winter, and cool air in the summer to keep them comfortable. ... View Profile
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Broadway Animal Hospital & Pet Center

Broadway Animal Hospital & Pet Center

Voted Best Veterinarian in Boulder from 2010-2016, Broadway Animal Hospital is Boulder's premier veterinary clinic. We also offer pet boarding, pet grooming, as well as pet massage and chiropractic services. We are accredited by the American Animal Hospital association, a voluntary status attained by roughly 12% of animal hospitals nationwide.
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All About Paws

All About Paws

All About Paws is not your run-of-the-mill doggie daycare. We believe in treating every dog that comes in as one of our own. Constant human supervision allows our staff to give your dog individual attention and socialization. No crates or mandatory naptime means that your dog dictates the activity. We want your dog to play, socialize and interact at their own pace. Daycare also helps to alleviate the destructive habits that come from separation anxiety and create a more relaxed and healthy dog. ... View Profile
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The Plush Poodle

The Plush Poodle

I have been grooming dogs for over 23 years. I own the Plush Poodle.  We specialize in the old, nervous, scared dogs but also love the happy to be here and see us pooches! We have a loving, safe and calm environment. A bit of country in the city. We can' wait to meet you and we ome your dog to the family.
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April Showers Grooming And Dog Training

April Showers Grooming And Dog Training

I am a top dog groomer certified I have done show grooming and all my dogs have done showgroomong for have come in third to Best in show I am very skilled and talented and all the fields of animals I am very I am energetic and very willing to do whatever the customer wants thank
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The Barkway

The Barkway

The Barkway offers solutions to clients doggie daycare needs. They also offer all-day play in their spacious indoor and outdoor facility. Their best dog boarding facilities include leather sofas, custom-built play areas, and more.
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Frequently asked questions

What is dog boarding?

It happens to the best of us—we have to go out of town or work on a big job and there’s no one to look after the dog. Thankfully, there are a fair number of dog boarding opportunities for your dog near your home. Dog boarding kennels provide your dog a safe and secure place to call their home away from home while you are away. Dog boarding is sometimes accompanied by other services, such as dog training and dog grooming.


How much does dog boarding cost?

Dog boarding will cost about $40 a night, depending on where you live, the size of your dog, and how long of a stay your pet needs. While the cost of boarding your dog may depend on a number of circumstances, most companies charge per day and/or night. Overall, you can expect the range to be between $25 and $85 each night.


What vaccinations do dogs need for boarding?

Dogs need proof of Distemper, Parvo and Bordetella (kennel cough) annually and Rabies every 1-3 years. Puppies must be 10 days past their final round of distemper/parvo vaccination before kennels will accept them for boarding. Vaccinations need to be given no less than 7 days prior to boarding. If this is the dog's first Bordetella vaccination, it must be given 2 weeks prior to boarding.


How old does a dog have to be for boarding?

For all breeds of dogs, most dog kennels require the dog to be at least 4 months old (12 to 16 weeks) old. This is because all certified kennels require incoming puppies to have had their first round of adult shots at 12 weeks, followed by the second round at around 16 weeks.


What do I need to take my dog to the kennel?

When preparing to take your dog to the kennel, remember to:

  1. Be up to date on their vaccinations. Vaccinations need to be given no less than 7 days prior to boarding.
  2. Pack plenty of your dog’s usual food for the length of their stay.
  3. Pack any medications or supplements that your dog may need.
  4. Pack your dog's leashes.
  5. Write a list of any special instructions you may have for your kennel regarding feeding times, portions for food, your local vet's phone number, and where you can be reached.
  6. Don't forget to pack your dog's favorite toys. An old t-shirt that smells like you can also make for a great cuddle toy!

What is the difference between dog sitting and boarding?

The difference between dog sitting and boarding is the length of stay and attention of care. Dog boarding is like hotel, where it's typically an overnight stay at a kennel where your dog is around other dogs. On the other hand, a dog sitter will watch your pet at either their or your home, or they may just stop by to care for your pets two or three times per day.

While in-home dog care might feel uncomfortable to some because of giving a stranger access to your home, having someone stop by can be much less intimidating for the dog than having to stay in a crate or small room overnight with other dogs around. If you are one of those dog owners who would rather your dog be in his or her own home while you are out of town, you may want to check out local dog sitters near you.


How long before boarding does dog need a Bordetella shot?

In general, puppies can receive injectable Bordetella (kennel cough) vaccines between 6 and 8 weeks of age and booster shots when they're 10 to 12 weeks old. Adult dogs generally need booster vaccines for Bordetella in intervals of six months to a year. If this is the dog's first Bordetella vaccination, it must be given 2 weeks prior to boarding.