Laurels

Best Dog Boarders
in Vancouver
2020

Why These Dog Boarders?

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

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 56 40 18

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Cooper Mountain Kennel

Cooper Mountain Kennel, LLD has provided grooming and boarding services in and around Beaverton since 1994. The pet specialists care for dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens, and have completed training in Kennel Care, Grooming, Red Cross Animal CPR, and Human CPR. Activities include potty walks, leash walks, and play periods alone or in a group setting.

Beaverton, OR 97007

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Enzo’s Acres

Enzo’s Acres is a boarding, training, daycare, and pet transportation company in Battle Ground. The company provides short and long-term boarding complete with social time, fresh air, exercise, and meals. The facility is monitored 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Senior and special needs care is available. The company also rescues and re-homes dogs who do not have a family.

Battle Ground, WA 98604

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Rock Creek Kennels, Inc.

Rock Creek Kennels, Inc. is a Hillsboro dog boarding company that serves clients throughout Portland. The insured and licensed business is a member of the International Boarding and Pet Services Association, Independent Pet & Animal Transportation Association, and Better Business Bureau. The 16-acre ground is USDA inspected, and Rock Creek Kennels maintains environmental standards by using solar water heaters, eco-friendly cleaning detergents, and recycling bins. Dog and cat boarding and luxury suites are available.

Hillsboro, OR 97124

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Safe Journey Dog Boarding

Safe Journey Dog Boarding is an insured Portland daycare and dog boarding company that is open 365 days a year. Since 2006, the professionals have been caring for pets throughout the community. Dogs can roam 1400 square feet of space and enjoy an outdoor deck and fenced-in pesticide-free yard. Sleeping areas are climate-controlled. Free initial consultations are available.

Portland, OR 97202

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Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic

Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic in Vancouver boards both cats and dogs. A pet stay includes personal attention and exercise, and pets are welcome to come with their own toys and blankets. Baths, nail trimming, wellness examinations, and dental services are available during boarding. All facilities are clean and temperature-controlled. The clinic has been an accredited member of American Animal Hospital Association since 1996.

Vancouver, WA 98686

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Sauvie Island Kennels

Sauvie Island Kennels is an animal training and boarding facility that has served the Greater Portland Area since 1988. Boarding is available for cats and dogs of all sizes with a large outdoor run with trees for shade. The company prides itself on personalized and loving attention throughout all guest stays. Other services include grooming, exercise, training, and breeding.

Portland, OR 97231

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Stay

Stay Pet Hotel is a boutique boarding facility for dogs in Portland. Standard and deluxe lodging is available. Standard suites include six-foot high walls for privacy, Dutch doors with tempered glass, and custom-made beds. The deluxe features imported dog beds, Flor carpet tiles, high-end furniture and bowls, and individual flat-screen televisions showing dog-friendly TV. The facility has 12,000 square feet of play space.

Portland, OR 97211

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Susie’s Country Inn for Dogs and Cats

Susie’s Country Inn for Dogs and Cats has been serving the Vancouver community since 1993. Patio rooms and suites are available. The spacious suites come complete with a T.V, ceiling fan, and outdoor access. Patio rooms have music, climate control, and large sliding glass doors. The grounds also have a large field for exercise and playtime. Grooming and training services are available.

Vancouver, WA 98662

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The Charlton Kennels and Farm

The Charlton Kennels and Farm has been serving the Portland community for nearly 50 years. The company has featured in Field and Stream Magazine, Retriever Journal, Oregonian, and OPB's Oregon Field Guide, and is a recipient of the Award of Excellence Certificate from Multnomah County. Each dog has a private outdoor run and heated sleeping cubby supplied with food, toys, and bedding. A certified animal masseuse is on staff.

Portland, OR 97231

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UniversityK9 Dog Training

University K9 is a dog training and boarding company in Portland. The indoor play area and luxury kennel area are climate-controlled. The boarding areas include Kuranda beds, in-floor trench drains, food and water dishes, video surveillance, daily cleaning, and an air exchange system that maintains a fresh atmosphere. The training specialists on staff teach dogs to stop leash pulling, digging, nipping, jumping, barking, scratching, chewing, and more.

Milwaukie, OR 97222

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Wag Along Pet Care

Wag Along Pet Care is a licensed, bonded, and insured dog boarding and pet sitting company in Portland. The business owner provides boarding services in her home with bedding, dog dishes, and music to help guests relax. The home has a spacious backyard for ball tossing, frisbee throwing, and individualized playtime. Bathing services are also available.

Portland, OR 97266

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