Laurels
Best Dog Boarders
in Philadelphia
2017

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 Philadelphia, PA.

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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.

Canine Country

Canine Country is a dog boarding, grooming, training and daycare facility based in Lower Gwynedd. The company was established more than 15 years ago and offers dog boarding services in a climate-controlled kennel that's monitored 24/7 by video camera for safety. Dogs can be included in daycare or receive obedience training during their stay for an additional fee.

Lower Gwynedd Township, PA(215) 641-9663

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Delco Veterinary Hospital

Delco Veterinary Hospital is located in Sharon Hill and has been serving the Philadelphia area for more than 35 years. In addition to offering a full range of veterinary services, the facility also provides boarding services for dogs and cats. Dog grooming and doggy daycare facilities are also available on site.

Sharon Hill, PA(610) 586-1577

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Dog School

Dog School is a doggie daycare and pet sitting company that has been serving the Philadelphia area for almost 20 years. Rather than maintaining a traditional boarding facility, Dog School staff members either board dogs in their own homes or provide pet sitting services in customers' homes. Dogs who attend the doggie daycare will be matched with staff members they already know.

Philadelphia, PA(215) 327-8580

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Dog Town

Dog Town is a dog daycare and boarding facility with locations in Colmar and New Britain. Since 2007, the facility has been providing all-inclusive dog boarding services for a single flat fee per night. Dogs play all day in Dog Town's indoor dog park and get to walk outside every hour. A free bath is included for dogs who stay for longer than seven days.

Philadelphia, PA(267) 308-0459

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Dutton Road Veterinary Clinic

Dutton Road Veterinary Clinic is a full-service animal clinic in Northeast Philadelphia that has been serving pets and their owners in the area since 2011. The clinic specializes in treating and boarding greyhounds, though other dogs are welcome as well. The boarding facility has a caretaker on site 24 hours a day to watch over the dogs, and each dog is taken outside to exercise with a group of other dogs five times daily.

Philadelphia, PA(215) 331-2968

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Fairmount Pet Service

Fairmount Pet Service is a dog walking and pet sitting company in Philadelphia that has been serving the area since 2008. Owner Jim Kernicky is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to walk and pet sit for dogs, cats, small animals, lizards, birds, and fish. Free consultations are available for new clients.

Philadelphia, PA(484) 432-9712

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Happy Dogs Boarding and Training

Happy Dogs Boarding and Training serves dogs and their owners throughout the Philadelphia area from its location in Laurel Springs, New Jersey. The facility's founding trainers, John Soares and Lilia Bozzetti, are internationally acclaimed. Standard dog boarding services are available as well as a "board and train" program, in which dogs stay at the facility for two to three weeks and go through intensive obedience training.

Laurel Springs, NJ(856) 783-4042

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Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center

Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center is owned and operated by veterinarians Laura and Randy Weis, who also run the Doylestown Veterinary Hospital next door. The resort offers boarding services for both dogs and cats, including those who need special veterinary attention. Set on 50 country acres, the facility offers nature walks and access to a dog pool.

Doylestown, PA(215) 345-6960

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K-9 Resorts

K-9 Resorts is a small chain of luxury dog boarding and doggy daycare facilities with six New Jersey locations and one in Horsham. Both traditional cage boarding and luxury suites are available, and discounts are available for boarding multiple dogs in the same suite. All dogs that stay at one of the resorts for more than two days receive a free bath.

Horsham, PA(215) 773-8277

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Little White Dog Daycare

Little White Dog Daycare is a doggie daycare and boarding center based in East Falls and serving the Philadelphia area. All dogs that board at the facility are automatically included in all daycare activities. Small dogs and senior dogs are kept separate from others for safety reasons, and each 4x5 suite is temperature controlled. Discounts are available for additional dogs staying together.

Philadelphia, PA(267) 437-4215

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Montgomery Animal Hospital

Montgomery Animal Hospital is an American Animal Hospital Association-accredited veterinary hospital that has been serving the Philadelphia area from its Flourtown location for more than 50 years. Boarding services are available for both dogs and cats, with dogs staying in either cages or runs according to size and cats staying in a quiet area away from the dogs. Dogs receive at least three outdoor walks per day.

Flourtown, PA(215) 233-3958

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Philadelphia Pet Hotel & Villas

Philadelphia Pet Hotel & Villas is located on five acres near the Philadelphia Airport. Since 2010, the hotel has provided boarding services for both dogs and cats. Dogs can stay in individual suites or can be upgraded to "doggy villas" that feature queen beds and LCD TVs. A veterinarian from the Philadelphia Animal Hospital visits the facility daily to check on the animals.

Philadelphia, PA(215) 365-4555

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Sundance Kennels

Sundance Kennels has been in business in Philadelphia and Lower Bucks County for more than 30 years, and its owners have more than 75 years of combined pet care industry experience. Dogs stay in comfortable suites with indoor-outdoor runs, and discounts are available for boarding multiple dogs in the same suite. Cat boarding is also available.

Holland, PA(215) 357-3563

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The Towne Barker

The Towne Barker is a doggy daycare, training, and boarding facility based in Philadephia. Owner Don Allen is a Philadelphia native and a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers who has worked handling dogs for film and television in LA. Dog boarding services are available at the daycare center during the week and in staff members' homes over the weekend.

Philadelphia, PA(267) 777-2003

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Three Shepherds K9 Kennels

Three Shepherds K9 Kennels is located in Avondale and has been serving the Philadelphia area for more than 30 years, previously doing business as The Kennels of Avondale. Both dogs and cats are accepted at the facility, with dogs being charged by size and cats staying overnight for a flat fee of $14 each. Medication, walks, home-cooked meals, and other services are available for additional fees.

Philadelphia, PA(610) 268-8000

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Town & Country Kennels

Town & Country Kennels is located in Langhorne and provides doggy daycare and boarding services in the Philadelphia area. The facility accepts dogs, cats, and certain other pets. Dogs are kept in large runs and walked outside twice daily, and cats are kept in two different Cattery sections away from the dogs.

Langhorne, PA(215) 752-3661

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Wagsworth Manor Pet Resort

Wagsworth Manor Pet Resort is located in Philadelphia and has been serving the area for almost a decade. The facility is spacious, at 24,000 square feet, and offers various amenities to boarding dogs and cats, including a dog pool and a selection of grooming services. The resort also offers a "Board n' Train" program.

Philadelphia, PA(610) 251-9247

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What A Good Dog

What A Good Dog is a dog boarding, training, and daycare center based in Frazer and serving the Philadelphia area. For almost 30 years, the company has been offering boarding services for both dogs and cats. The company's staff works with individual owners to determine the needs of each specific pet. The facility stretches over more than 18,000 square feet of both indoor and outdoor play and swimming areas.

Frazer, PA(610) 296-9243

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World of Animals, Inc. at Bethayres

World of Animals, Inc. at Bethayres is a veterinary clinic and boarding kennel based in Huntingdon Valley that has been serving the Philadelphia area for more than 50 years. The clinic is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association and offers boarding for dogs priced according to size. All dogs go outside a minimum of three times per day.

Huntingdon Valley, PA(215) 947-5110

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