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Toureen Pet Resort & Spa

380 Pleasant St
Watertown, MA 02472 617-923-3800

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Great Staff and facilities. Excellent grooming services also. - Jan 21, 2022

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Highland Animal Hospital

31 Wellesley Ave
Needham, MA 02494 781-433-0467

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we use Highland for our vet care so they are familiar with our dog and have... - May 23, 2021

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Muddy Creek Animal Care Center

993 Haverhill St
Rowley, MA 01969 978-948-2345

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Our dog is safe and cared for. Never a concern. - May 06, 2021

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Best Friends Pet Hotel

10 Fountain St
Ashland, MA 01721 508-881-3441

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This place goes above and beyond - May 24, 2021

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J M Pet Resort & Pet Vet

1014 Pearl St
Brockton, MA 02301 508-588-5661

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I've been bringing my dog here for 5 years - she's always been well cared for.... - Nov 14, 2017

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Red Dog Inn & Resort

590 Elm St
Mansfield, MA 02048 508-339-5912

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They were fine. Nothing over the top to make them great though. - Oct 17, 2022

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Alladan Kennels

1660 West St
Mansfield, MA 02048 508-339-5597

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Very friendly and accommodating. Would use them again. - Sep 19, 2016

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Best Friends Pet Hotel

150 Boston Post Rd
Sudbury, MA 01776 978-443-2351

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We loved bringing our dog here for the weekend! When we picke dhim up,... - Oct 28, 2022

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PetSmart

358 Broadway
Saugus, MA 01906 781-941-2920

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The director at PS was very conciensous - Oct 26, 2022

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The Secret Garden Pet Resort & Grooming Salon

1040 Central St
East Bridgewater, MA 02333 508-378-1400

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The facility was clean, and the employees were very respectful. My animal was... - Oct 28, 2022

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Best Friends Pet Hotel

15 Main St
Wakefield, MA 01880 781-245-1237

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Friendly and affordable - Oct 14, 2022

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Andover Animal Hospital

233 Lowell St
Andover, MA 01810 978-475-3600

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i like to deal with it it is safe and leader - May 17, 2021

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Cohasset Kennels

235 Cedar St
Cohasset, MA 02025 781-383-1475

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They were very helpful to me - Oct 27, 2022

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Four Paws Hotel & Spa

121 W Central St
Natick, MA 01760 508-907-6064

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The best place to take your dog for day care and boarding. Our dog knows when... - Oct 24, 2022

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Tee Emm's Kennels

202 Tyler St
Methuen, MA 01844 978-683-5795

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Not the friendliest and difficult to do business with. Have a zero tolerance... - Jun 27, 2020

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PetSmart

160 Alewife Brook Pkwy
Cambridge, MA 02138 617-349-3481

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It’s convenient. Just wish fir that price they would spend more time... - Jun 29, 2020

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Chloe's Countryside Kennels

203 Leonard St
Acushnet, MA 02743 508-995-7882

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great place to leave my dogs when I have business trips or need time away... - May 08, 2021

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Continental Bed Bath & Bone

1729 Centre St
West Roxbury, MA 02132 617-323-9511

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Kozy Kennels

619 East St
Mansfield, MA 02048 508-339-0791

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Have used this kennel for many years and extremely satisfied with care and... - Jun 22, 2020

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The Dog Nanny

112 Tewksbury St
Andover, MA 01810 978-475-1114

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All of the employees are super friendly and true animal lovers. - Jan 27, 2021

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How we gather (and how to interpret) our data

Instead of boarding at kennels, many travelers take their pets along for the ride, leave them with friends or family, or hire professional sitters. Each of these options comes with pros and cons.

If you can’t take your furry best friend on vacation with you, you may have to book him or her into a kennel. We provide ratings of local spots, plus advice and ideas on how to make sure you and your pet both have a good experience.

For your pet’s stay to go well, it’s not enough to select a kennel carefully; you also have to prepare your pet properly and then care for it properly after its stay.

As with choosing a doctor for a human, while you can’t assess all aspects of a veterinarian’s technical skills and expertise, you can judge many factors central to good medical care for your pet.

Because many health problems are subtle and easily overlooked, you should regularly evaluate your pet’s general health with a nose-to-tail inspection.

To assess the true value of pet insurance, we conducted an in-depth cost/benefit analysis of 12 plans. Visit our "Pet Insurance" section for those results.