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dog boarding

Dog Lodging

Dogs stay in luxe comfort in spacious Chalets and Cabins. With 6 or more outings a day and the option of daycamp, walks, cuddles, or playtimes, your dog will never want to leave.

doggy daycare

Doggy Daycamp

Your dog will go home happy and exhausted after a day of play with well-socialized dogs, supervised by one of our certified Daycamp Counselors.

dog grooming

Dog Grooming

Our professional bathers will take the utmost care of your dog while pampering it in our state-of-the-art grooming room. Come experience the difference for yourself!

dog training

Dog Training

Want to learn the basics? Need help with a complex behavior issue? Want your dog professionally trained for you? Look no further! Our highly educated trainers are incredible.

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Why I’m Thankful for my Dog

Posted on November 28, 2015

Why I’m Thankful for my Dog Dogwoods Lodge employees share what they love best about their four-legged friends. This time of year it’s easy to get caught up with the turkey and discounted shopping. But we really should take time to reflect on the things we’re truly thankful for. And for these Dogwoods Lodge employees, […]

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3 ways to reduce the spook.

Posted on October 27, 2015

Halloween can be scary for your dogs. 3 ways to reduce the spook.   The Spook: The Costume. Who doesn’t want to see your dog as beloved Yoda or wrapped in a bun? Well, perhaps not your dog. Despite your pup’s unwillingness to wear a costume, safety concerns do crop up when get-ups get especially […]

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