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Best Dog Boarders
in Seattle

Why These Dog Boarders?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Seattle Dog Boarders on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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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.

Rover FEATURED Expertise

With hundreds of professionals in the Seattle metropolitan area alone, Rover is the largest network of pet care providers offering trusted boarding services for cats and dogs. Simply browse local sitters’ profiles to see pricing, photos, and message directly. Sitters offer boarding in their home and the option to arrange a meet-and-greet before booking. All sitters have been approved by Rover’s team of sitter specialists and will provide photos and doggie updates during the stay. Rover also provides dog walking, pet sitting, and doggie day care.

A Canine Experience

A Canine Experience is a dog boarding facility based in Snohomish. The company has secure play yards to keep dogs engaged and also provides doggie daycare and in-house dog sitting. A Canine Experience has private lessons or group classes for behavioral training and provides educational seminars for their owners. Pet owners have praised the company for its accommodating care and effective pet training.

Snohomish, WA 98296


Adventure Dog Ranch

Adventure Dog Ranch has been serving the Marysville area since 2007 with free-range and cage-free boarding for high energy dogs. The facility also provides doggie daycare, nail trims, and dog training. Adventure Dog Ranch won Fido Friendly Magazine's Best Doggy Daycare & Boarding Facilities in 2011 and the 2010 Best of Marysville Award. Clients have praised Adventure Dog Ranch for its safe environment and effective dog training.

Marysville, WA 98271


Baba Lu's Playhouse

Baba Lu's Playhouse is a Seattle dog boarding facility that cares for dogs in a home environment. The company, founded in 2010, hosts dogs for overnight stays or daycare in a home with a large backyard. Clients have praised Baba Lu's Playhouse for its flexible, accommodating, and thoughtful owner and her home's fun, comfortable environment.

Seattle, WA 98122


Canine Comfort Corner

Canine Comfort Corner provides daycare, dog training, and overnight boarding in the Bothell area. The facility provides personal dog kennels, dog socializing, and a clean, natural environment. Canine Comfort Corner also provides agility training. Pet owners have praised the business for its kind, knowledgeable owner and the fun environment she creates for dogs.

Bothell, WA 98021


Cascade Kennels

Cascade Kennels is a full-service pet care facility based in Woodinville. The company provides boarding for dogs, cats, and exotic pets. Cascade Kennels' services include training, doggie daycare, and grooming. Since 1975, the facility has attended to the physical, emotional, and psychological needs of pets.

Woodinville, WA 98072


Central Bark

Central Bark is a Seattle dog boarding company open seven days a week. The business provides doggie daycare, overnight boarding and kennels, grooming, training, and self-wash tubs. Central Bark has facility webcams so that concerned owners can check in on their pets. All of the caretakers are certified by the American Boarding Kennel Association. Clients have praised Central Bark for its friendly, reassuring, and professional staff.

Clubhouse for Dogs

Clubhouse for Dogs is a dog boarding facility based in Issaquah run by CPR and pet first aid-certified staff. The company's services include boarding, daycare, dog training, and pack walks. The facility has a large training area and almost seven acres of fenced, open land. Pet owners have praised Clubhouse for Dogs for its friendly, honest owners and beautiful open facilities.

Issaquah, WA 98027


Country Kennels

Country Kennels has been serving the Tacoma area for more than 30 years. The dog boarding company provides grooming, playgroups, and daycare services. The business has separate rooms for dogs and cats that connect to outside areas for pets to get fresh air and stretch their legs. Country Kennels' daycare bus service picks up and drops off dogs for their owners' convenience. Customers have left postive feedback for Country Kennels' clean, organized space and caring caretakers.

Finn Hill Animal Hospital

Finn Hill Animal Hospital is a pet clinic based in Kirkland that provides overnight boarding and pet sitting. The staff adhere to the pet's individual medicinal and diet needs and ensure that they get their daily exercise. The clinic also practices general veterinary care, including routine physical exams, laboratory work, nutritional counseling, vaccinations, microchipping, and specialized senior pet care. Pet owners have praised the facility for its considerate and caring staff.

Kirkland, WA 98034


Greentree Animal Hospital

Greentree Animal Hospital is a Seattle dog boarding facility and pet clinic. The clinic provides a clean, environmentally controlled environment where staff sticks to the pets' individual feeding schedules and medication distribution. The hospital also provides medically supervised boarding for elderly pets, rehabilitated pets, pets that recently had surgery, diabetic pets, and pets that need wound care. The owner of the clinic has practiced veterinary medicine for more than 10 years.

Hillrose Pet Resort

Hillrose Pet Resort is a dog boarding business near the SeaTac airport. The company has private enclosures, family boarding, and outside exercise areas for pets' comfort, and has separate spaces for dogs, cats, and exotic pets. The business provides options for grooming and playtime, and monitors pets 24 hours a day. Hillrose Pet Resort also has a dog and cat daycare for appointments or drop-in customers.

SeaTac, WA 98168


Holiday Kennels

Holiday Kennels has been serving the Kent area since 1970. The facility provides dog and cat boarding, grooming, and daycare. The company provides the option for one-on-one outside playtime or walks in the nearby park. Holiday Kennels is the largest pet boarding facility in Western Washington, and all of its staff have American Red Cross Cat and Dog First Aid certification. Clients have praised the business for its above-and-beyond care for their pets.

Metro Dog

Metro Dog is a licensed, bonded, and insured Seattle dog boarding facility. The company is open all days of the year and provides boarding, dog walks, and pet sitting. The business' additional services include toenail trims, bathing, and dog taxi services. Metro Dog is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating and has received praise for its caring, intelligent, and trustworthy staff who create a fun environment that dogs look forward to visiting.

Myownly Boarding Kennel

Myownly Boarding Kennel has been serving the Monroe area for more than 25 years. The facility's owner started in veterinary medicine more than 45 years ago before moving on to kennel work. The business boards dogs and cats, including senior pets and anxious pets, in a rural setting with plenty of space for pets to run around in. The company won the Angie's List Super Service Award in 2014 and 2015 and ranked high in the King 5's Evening Magazine Best of Western Washington Contest from 2012 to 2015.

Paradise Pet Lodge

Paradise Pet Lodge is a dog boarding facility based in Woodinville. The business, founded in 1990, boards dogs and cats in separate facilities that boast high-quality pet food and soothing music, plus reliable backup generators in case the power goes out. The facility also has a grooming salon, a pet spa, and a coffee shop that sells Dillano's Coffee. Clients have praised the business for its quality service, attentive staff, and reliable, safe care.

Woodinville, WA 98077


Seattle Canine Club

Seattle Canine Club is a Seattle dog boarding facility with open-design kennels that give dogs plenty of room to roam around. The company provides daycare and overnight care, as well as bathing and high-quality natural food in stock. Clients have praised Seattle Canine Club for its professional staff and fun, engaging environment.

The Barking Lounge

The Barking Lounge is a Seattle dog boarding facility that provides separate and comfortable accommodations for dogs of all sizes. The company gives each overnight or daycare dog playtime in its outdoor facilities. The Barking Lounge also provides bathing care and sells pet toys. The business won King 5's Evening Magazine The Best of Western Washington Award and the Seattle Magazine Best of Award. The Barking Lounge is a founding member of the Seattle Dog Daycare Association.

The Family Pet

The Family Pet has been serving Seattle's Ballard area for more than 70 years. The pet clinic provides boarding with additional services such as medication dispensing, nail trims, baths, and anal gland expressions. The Family Pet is also a full-service clinic that provides wellness exams, dental checkups, microchipping, and other veterinary services. The clinic is a member of the Greater Seattle Business Association, the Washington State Veterinary Association, and the Puget Sound Veterinary Medical Association.

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