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Please review our frequently asked questions. Don’t see your question listed here? Please feel free to contact me.

What vaccinations are required?

Dogs are required to have Rabies, DHLPP and Bordetella (kennel cough). Vaccination records and veterinarian contact information is to be provided. All dogs should be free of fleas and ticks.

What happens in case of illness or injury?

Should your pet become ill or injured, I will first contact your veterinarian. If your veterinarian is not available, I will contact my veterinarian of choice.

Local Veterinarian
Bonnie Brae Veterinary Hospital
155 Shuford Rd
Columbus NC 28722
(828) 894-6064

After Hours Veterinarian
Western Carolina Regional Animal Hospital & Veterinarian Emergency Hospital
205 N. Highland Lake Rd.
Flat Rock, NC 28731
(828) 697–7767

Can you administer medication?

Administering medication(s) is not a problem and I do not charge extra. Please put your pet’s name on them and include instructions on how and when to administer.

Can I bring my pet’s own food?

Yes. Bringing your own food is highly recommended with feeding instructions.

Do I need to bring bedding and toys?

Each room has a raised Kuranda bed for your pet’s comfort. You are welcome to bring your own bed, blankets, toys, etc. Anything that you feel will help make it a better experience for your pet.

Do you only allow certain breeds?

No, all breeds are welcome.

Can my dogs stay in the same room?

Yes, they can board together in the same room. I have bedrooms as large at 10×10, which can accommodate 2, or even 3 dogs comfortably.

What methods of payment do you accept?

Please contact us for information.

How far does your pet taxi go?

As far as needed. Please contact us for information.

Can I call to see how my dog is doing?

Absolutely! Call or text me for updates. Please no calls after 8pm.

Can my dog have a bath before coming home?

Yes, complimentary baths will be provided for all dogs staying 4 nights or longer. Those staying for a shorter time can schedule a bath for an additional cost.

What Your Dog Can Expect

My goal is to provide a home away from home experience for your fur baby.

  • One-on-One Attention
  • Gourmet Meals
  • Private Bedroom
  • Complimentary Bath
  • Taxi Service
  • Special Activities
Your Dog’s Home Away From Home
Hours Open daily by appointment
Location 727 Tanner Road Rutherfordton, NC 28139