Best Dog Boarders
in Sacramento

Why These Dog Boarders?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dog boarders on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dog boarders in Sacramento, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Arcade Creek Kennels

Arcade Creek Kennels provides dog boarding, daycare, and grooming to Sacramento residents. The facility requires pets to have all current vaccinations, and owners must send their pets with meals packaged and labeled. Flea and tick control is also advised. Basic bedding is provided and medication can be administered for a daily fee. Arcade Creek Kennels offers discounts for multiple pets, long-term stays, seniors, and military personnel.

Sacramento, CA(916) 331-5100


Arcade Creek Kennels

Arcade Creek Kennels is a dog boarding facility in the Sacramento Metro area. The company offers boarding, daycare, and grooming service. Staff members have more than 15 years of experience, primarily with dog care. Clients can also board cats, rabbits, and other animals if pre-approved. Rates depend on the weight of the pet, and discounts are available for customers with multiple pets or booking longer stays and for seniors and military personnel.

Sacramento, CA(916) 407-3631


Arden Animal Hospital

Arden Animal Hospital is an AAHA Accredited center and boarding facility in Sacramento. The hospital provides a range of services including preventative care, health certificates, dental care, lab work, surgical procedures, anesthesia, behavioral counseling, flea control, and boarding during regular business hours. Dr. Linda Fisk received her DVM from Washington State University Veterinary School in 1988.

Sacramento, CA(916) 485-5412


Aunt Cynthia's Bed and Biscuit Inn

Aunt Cynthia's Bed and Biscuit Inn provides cage-free dog boarding in Loomis and the surrounding Sacramento area. The center has 8,000 square feet of play yards, and staff on site day and night. Aunt Cynthia's Bed and Biscuit Inn has won KCRA 3's A-List "Best of the Best Dog Boarding" three years in a row and was #1 in Loomis News' Best of the Best four years in a row.

Loomis, CA(916) 652-3514


Cha Cha's Dog Daycare

Cha Cha's Dog Daycare is a dog boarding facility with daycare, overnight stays, vaccinations, and special offers for dog owners throughout the Sacramento Metro area. Clients can also arrange for morning or evening strolls, birthday parties, luxury bedding, skill development sessions, and luxury packages for their dogs. Dogs are placed in play groups based on size and energy level, and activities include monitored interactive play, quiet time, behavioral direction, and snack time.

Sacramento, CA(916) 739-6303


Don O'Brien's Boarding & Training Kennels

Don O'Brien's Boarding & Training Kennels is a Wilton facility offering dog and cat boarding, obedience training, and gun dog training since 1988. Owners are required to bring in vaccination records at check-in or fax them in before arriving. Dog kennels are separate from the cat boarding areas, and canine guests are fed Diamond Natural Lamb & Rice Adult Dog Food.

Wilton, CA(916) 687-8638


Elite Dogs

Elite Dogs is a Sacramento dog boarding and training center. The facility features air-conditioned and heated kennels as well as a swimming pool. Owners must provide their dogs' food for during their stay. Trainers at the center focus on working and sports dogs as well as general obedience and behavioral issues, but the team also works with exotic animals. All vaccinations must be current.

Sacramento, CA(916) 372-4700


Folsom Dog Resort & Training Center

Folsom Dog Resort & Training Center offers dog lodging to the Greater Sacramento area. The family-owned facility has over 12,000 square feet of play yards, private temperature-controlled indoor rooms, and 24-hour surveillance and monitoring. Daycare and training services are also available. Co-owner Jason Davis, The Dog Guy®, has trained all the center's dog trainers. Folsom Dog Resort & Training Center also offers cat boarding.

Folsom, CA(916) 439-7202


Grateful Dog

Grateful Dog is a Sacramento dog boarding center which offers cage-free boarding and grooming services. Dogs staying overnight are kept in a cage-free, supervised area. Customers can opt to use Grateful Dog's self-serve wash facilities and purchase a range of environmentally friendly, green products from the centers store. Clients can also use an online reservation system after an initial enrollment and evaluation process.

Sacramento, CA(916) 446-2501


Green Valley Pets

Green Valley Pets offers dog boarding services, playground, and spa for pet owners of the Greater Sacramento area. The spa also offers bathing, hair cutting, and nail trimming. Green Valley Pets has daycare services and play groups as well, and drop-offs for the play area can be as early as 7:30 AM for those with reservations. Dogs and cats must have all their required vaccinations to use the facility.

El Dorado Hills, CA(916) 529-5930


Midtown Animal Hospital

Midtown Animal Hospital has been a Sacramento veterinary center and boarding facility for 50 years. Clients can pick up and drop off boarding pets during regular clinic hours, Monday through Saturday. Other services include dietary counseling, bathing, microchipping, diagnostics, anesthesia, radiology, spay and neuter, and dental care. The clinic also has an on-site and online store and pharmacy.

Sacramento, CA(916) 446-7788


Sacramento Pet Resort & Spa

Sacramento Pet Resort & Spa is a dog and cat boarding, and dog daycare facility serving pet owners throughout the Sacramento area. The staff provides care for dogs with special needs including those with geriatric issues, diabetes, paralysis, aggression issues, and other sensitivities and dietary needs. Employees at Sacramento Pet Resort & Spa have the opportunity to take certified continuing education classes in veterinary workshops, pet CPR, and first aid.

Sacramento, CA(916) 386-9515


Southgate Veterinary Hospital

Southgate Veterinary Hospital is a dog boarding facility in the Sacramento Metro area. The center provides preventative medicine, diagnostic testing, pain management, surgeries, bathing, and boarding for cats and dogs as well as other veterinary services. All bedding, blankets, bowls, and food are provided, though pet owners can supply their own meals if desired. Shoja Sangani, DVM graduated from the University of Tennessee School of Veterinary Medicine in 1996.

Sacramento, CA(916) 428-6298


Sylvan Corners Pet Hospital

Sylvan Corners Pet Hospital is a dog boarding company in Citrus Heights and serving the entire Sacramento area. The center provides dog boarding, a separate boarding area for cats, puppy and kitten wellness packages, grooming, and spay and neuter. Other veterinary services include acupuncture, dental care, emergency care, flea and heartworm prevention, soft-tissue surgery, and prescription diets. The facility has won Citrus Heights’ Best in 2011, 2013 and 2014.

Citrus Heights, CA(916) 726-5200


The Animal Den Pet Resort

The Animal Den Pet Resort provides dog boarding services to pet owners in the Greater Sacramento area. Dog and cat boarding, grooming services, and private swim times are available as well as well as open, public swims in the facility's pool. The facility's climate controlled rooms, pool, and yards may be rented for special events such as dog birthday parties. The Animal Den Pet Resort offers cage-free daycare as well as a Day Care Plus Program.

Sacramento, CA(916) 456-4720


The Doctor's Inn Pet Hospital and Boarding Kennel

The Doctor's Inn Pet Hospital and Boarding Kennel is a Sloughhouse dog boarding and veterinary center serving the Sacramento area for almost ten years. Pet owners can board their dog as well as receive a range of medical services including behavioral medicine, blood transfusions, dental care, microchipping, bathing, emergency care, advanced diagnostics, vaccinations, and surgery. The practice also provides house calls and treats pet ferrets.

Sloughhouse, CA(916) 681-2252


The Pet Inn

The Pet Inn is a Sacramento dog and cat boarding facility which has grown out of the lodging services provided by the 24-hour emergency clinic, Mueller Pet Medical Center. Mueller Pet Medical Center has been boarding pets for over 60 years as well as offering clients a range of veterinary services. The Pet Inn offers dog and cat boarding, dog daycare, grooming services, and special feline services such as kitty cuddle and feather play.

Sacramento, CA(916) 428-9213


Watt Avenue Pet Hospital & California Veterinary Ear Crop Service

Watt Avenue Pet Hospital has been providing boarding and veterinary care to Sacramento pet owners for 35 years. The AAHA Accredited hospital offers boarding as well as a range of services including cosmetic ear cropping, cardiology, surgery, pocket-pet care, and behavioral counseling. Dr. Susan Barrett graduated from the Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine and has over 30 years of experience in veterinary medicine.

Sacramento, CA(916) 482-4084


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