Dogwood Acres Boarding Kennels was established after we identified a real need for quality pet care.

Bark and Go…


Our Mission

Our mission is simple.
We want to make a difference.

  • Pet Taxi Service
  • Nature Hikes
  • Grooming
  • Boarding

Boarding Requirements: 

  • Dogwood Acres is Licensed and regulated by North Carolina Veterinarian Division. Inspected annually and required to have a Licensed Veterinary on Staff.
  • Vaccines required: Rabies, DHLPP, Bordetella, Canine flu. 
  • All pets hand walked 4 times daily. 
  • Kennels are cleaned by hand no Bleach or Hosing. 
  • Clean bedding daily and water changed 3 times a day. 
  • Clients may bring pets own food. Food has to be in seal tight container marked with pet’s name, brand of dog food, portions fed and frequency. 
  • Please call to obtain Boarding Rates. (Tel. # 828-586-6109). 

Nature Hikes: 

  • Scheduled for half hour or hourly at client choice. 
  • Please schedule at time of check-in. 
  • Rates provided at the time boarding reservations are made. 

Pet Grooming: 

  • Grooming is only provided to Canine pets who board with Dogwood Acres. Walk-in grooming is not offered. 
  • Process is as follows: Total Brush out to remove undercoat, given two baths followed by moisturizer, air dried followed by final brush out, cleaning ears, nails clipped.
  • Please schedule at time of check-in. 
  • Rates quoted at time of check-in. 

Pet Taxi: 

  • Provided for clients convenience or as the result of an emergency. 
  • Regulations require all pets to be transported in Airline Pet Crates, water provided. 
  • Schedule at time of making a reservation.
  • Rates based on travel locations and quoted at time of booking reservation.