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Best Dog Boarders
in Springfield

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 analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dog boarders in Springfield, MO.

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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.

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A Bit of Country K9 Kennel

A Bit of Country K9 Kennel has been a Nixa dog boarding facility for over 15 years. Guests can enjoy indoor/outdoor shaded runs, bunk room TVs, central heating and A/C, a large grass yard, free treats all day, and a big screen TV. The kennel provides beds and blankets, and additional services include a bubble bath and manicure. The center's owners live next door and provide 24-hour security. All boarders must have current vaccinations, and records need to be submitted.

Nixa, MO 65714


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Animal Care Center

Animal Care Center is a Springfield dog boarding center as well as veterinary clinic. Dogs enjoy an indoor, climate controlled facility, an outside exercise yard, grooming services, and comfortable bedding. The VIP Boarding package is recommended for kittens and older pets and includes such things as an A.M vitamin, daily brushing, veterinarian supervision, and oversized dog run. All boarders have access to the on-site medical care at the clinic as well.

Springfield, MO 65807


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Barker Shoppe

Barker Shoppe is a Springfield dog lodge. The boarding center also has daycare and professional grooming services. The on-site manager has been working with animals for almost 10 years, and the groomer has 10 years of experience. Clients give credit to Barker Shoppe for personalized attention, interaction, and love, and the kennel is recommended as well as used by a local dog walker.

Springfield, MO 65804


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Carlson Pet Hospital

Carlson Pet Hospital is a Springfield dog boarding center and veterinary clinic. Owners can board their dogs in Suites or Double Deckers for smaller pets, and the kennels feature heated floors, ceiling fans, and cable TV. Professional grooming services are also available as well as the medical care provided by the hospital. CareCredit is accepted, and active as well as retired military personnel receive discounts.

Springfield, MO 65807


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Country Charm Bed And Biscuit

Country Charm Bed And Biscuit has been boarding dogs in Marshfield for almost 10 years. The facility has two fenced play yards, and dogs are taken out on an individual basis. The owners live on the premises and are available 24/7. Guests enjoy private rooms with bedding, mattresses, and music day and night as well as an evening biscuit. Extra services include special treats, leash walks, daily brushing, and photos and video of your pet. Dogs are not allowed to be out with other dogs given liability concerns.

Marshfield, MO 65706


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Deerfield Veterinary Hospital

Deerfield Veterinary Hospital provides boarding to dogs in the Springfield area. Boarders are asked to have all vaccinations up to date as well as be parasite free or be treated upon arrival. Owners can send in their dogs' normal food as well as any preferred toy or other item. The center serves Science Diet meals and blankets are provided, and guests have access to the range of services available at the hospital including grooming, wellness, and surgery.

Springfield, MO 65804


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Galloway Village Veterinary

Galloway Village Veterinary is a Springfield boarding center and animal health clinic. The AAHA Certified facility features separate cat and dog boarding areas, veterinarian supervision, personal and group play, an outdoor play area, geriatric care, and medication administration. Baths, nail trims, and trail walks are also available. Guests have full access to the clinic's medical services as well.

Springfield, MO 65804


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Grant Avenue Pet Hospital

Grant Avenue Pet Hospital provides dog boarding and veterinary care in the Springfield area. Owners can bring in any required medications and special foods for their dogs, and all guests are monitored by trained staff. If any health issues arise, medical care is available at the clinic. The center focuses on teaching owners about responsible pet ownership and preventative health care, and strict guidelines at the clinic are followed. CareCredit is accepted.

Springfield, MO 65807


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Healing Paws Veterinary Clinic

Healing Paws Veterinary Clinic is a Springfield dog boarding and health center. Dogs stay in spacious suites with beds and glass doors. Services available include dental care, preventative medicine, surgery, and urgent care. The center promotes continuing education, utilizes state-of-the-art equipment, and actively educates the public about pet health. Healing Paws is a Selected Member of Springfield's Best.com, and CareCredit is accepted.

Springfield, MO 65810


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Hometown Veterinary Hospital

Hometown Veterinary Hospital has been serving Springfield for over 10 years and now has a full boarding facility for dogs. All guests must have required vaccinations, and dogs must be dropped off during normal office hours Monday through Friday. Vaccinations can be administered by the clinic upon check-in, and guests will be treated for fleas and ticks if found as well. Owners can send in their dogs' food, any favorite toys, and treats, but all items must be labeled.

Springfield, MO 65807


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North Acres Boarding Kennel

North Acres Boarding Kennel offers dog boarding services to Springfield and the surrounding areas. Single nights as well as extended stays are available at the crate-free kennel, and there is no charge for the administration of medications. Guests are let outside six times a day, often for extended playtime, on two grassy yards, and staff provides exercise, socialization, and interaction every day. The kennel advises dog owners to make reservations far ahead of time, and tours are available with an appointment.

Springfield, MO 65803


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Pet Ranch Millwood

The Pet Ranch Millwood offers lodging to dogs throughout Springfield. The facility has a large grassy play area outside, a pool, and 3500 square feet of indoor space. Guests get at least three walks per day as well as playtime and swimming. Science Diet meals are served, but owners can send their dog's own food from home as well, and full medical services are on-hand via the veterinary clinic. Owners can pick up and drop off their dogs on weekends.

Springfield, MO 65804


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Springfield Side Kick Dog Training

Springfield Side Kick Dog Training offers daycare and boarding services to Springfield dogs. Noise control is practiced inside the facility and guests are supervised by a certified and specially-trained animal professional. A limited number of kennels is permitted per room, and owners are invited in to tour and see the center themselves. Guests have access to training classes and private sessions during their stay, and the center is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer and a Professional Member of the APDT.

Springfield, MO 65802


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Standing Obeytion, LLC

Howliday Inn Pet Resort is a boarding and training facility located in Rogersville. Owners must bring their dog's own food as well as proof of vaccinations. Fees for either a private suite or large dog run include toys, bedding, playtime, and Doggie Daycare. Guests have access to training lessons and grooming as well. The center's owner is a veteran and a Service Dog Trainer for Missouri Patriot Paws as well as an AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator. Howliday Inn Pet Resort is a division of Standing Obeytion, LLC.

Rogersville, MO 65742


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Stringer Animal Clinic

Stringer Animal Clinic is a Republic dog boarding facility with over 25 years of veterinary experience. The center is known for individualized and personal care for each guest and its homey environment. All guests receive a free bath and have access to the medical care available at the clinic. Stringer Animal Clinic continues to grow from referral business and repeat customers, and clients can also purchase special prescription food for their dogs for optimal health.

Republic, MO 65738


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The Big Dog House

The Big Dog House is a 10,000 square foot dog boarding facility in Springfield. Boarders have access to a grooming salon, 24/7 supervised care, daycare, numerous indoor play areas, and a 2,200 square foot outside yard. The center offers senior and special needs care, a warm water exercise pool, K9 boutique, and training programs. The kennel owners have been training dogs for almost 20 years, and dog owners can come in any time to ask questions and have a free tour.

Springfield, MO 65804


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