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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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5 puppy faces you can’t say no to …

Posted on August 18, 2015

… And Dogwoods Lodge employees trying to harness their powers.  Who wore the cute face better? Dog or dog counselor? You tell us! (We think we already know who’ll win, though.)              

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Have a happy 4th!

Posted on July 02, 2015

The 4th of July Keep your dog safe and calm Dogs aren’t singing the same tune about fireworks as Katy Perry. In fact, this patriotic day that goes out with a bang is one of the highest ranking for dog escapes. On top of that, some dogs become nervous wrecks. Guess what? It doesn’t have […]

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