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Short & Long Term Dog Boarding In Virginia
This isn’t typical dog boarding. We have a unique style of boarding with over 40 cabins on 30 acres. Each cabin has its own fenced play yard. Each cabin is insulated, climate controlled with heat and AC. They each have a dog door allowing them to freely go in and out of their cabin. We offer nice kuranda hammocks with fresh clean blankets that are replaced often. Older dogs with mobility issues get orthopedic beds.
We have huge fence pastures for runs and play. A full grooming station for baths and trims. A large training building and a store selling pet foods and supplements.
We are more than happy to have you schedule a visit or arrange a FaceTime or WhatsApp tour. Shoot me a text 434-549-1616 (reception isn’t great in the country.
When it comes to finding the perfect place for your furry friend to stay while you’re away, dog boarding packages offer a convenient and comprehensive solution. These packages are designed to provide your dog with a comfortable and enjoyable experience, ensuring their well-being and happiness while you’re unable to be with them.
Dancing Creek Farm is a gorgeous 30 acre farm located in Pittsylvania county. Although we specialize in long term boarding we also provide short term boarding unlike traditional kennels.
We have over 40 climate controlled cabins. Each with it’s own fenced play yard. They can freely go in and out of their cabin through a dog door.
Additionally we have huge fenced pastures for full on exercise, play and runs. Experienced dog loving staff.
Dog boarding packages typically include a range of services and amenities to cater to your dog’s needs. Here are some common features you can expect to find in these packages:
1. Accommodation: Your dog will have a designated space to stay, which can vary from shared cabin or private cabin for unsocial dogs. The accommodations are designed to provide a safe and comfortable environment for your dog to relax and rest.
Shared cabins are only for very social dogs. If you’re not sure a private cabin is best.
2. Feeding and Medication: Boarding packages usually include regular feeding times, ensuring your dog receives their meals according to their usual schedule. If your dog requires medication, the staff will administer it as per your instructions.
3. Exercise and Playtime: Dogs need regular exercise and mental stimulation, even when they’re away from home. Boarding packages often include supervised playtime and exercise sessions, either in designated play areas or through group activities with other dogs. This helps keep your dog active and engaged during their stay. Additional services can be added to your boarding package; warm lavender towels, massage, games and other enrichment.
4. Socialization: Offering opportunities for dogs to interact with other dogs, under careful supervision. This can be beneficial for their socialization skills and can help prevent feelings of loneliness or anxiety. Only very social dogs can engage in group play. Unsocial dogs in private cabins are taken out separately.
5. Grooming Services: Some boarding packages may include grooming services such as baths, brushing, and nail trims. This ensures your dog looks and feels their best during their stay.
Dog Training can be added to any boarding packages
Short Term Dog Boarding In Virginia
We have a 3 night minimum. Dogs must be social and we will ask for a temperament test. Short term is limited, however once you dog has been here you can easily reserve any time. Because most of the dogs are here long term we take special considerations for short term guest. We have very busy customers that need a few weeks here and there. We work with them to arrange transport or whatever we can do to make sure their dog is happy and safe. Prices for short term boarding is based on space, not weight or size. Your dog must be social enough to share a cabin with other dogs. If your dog can’t please see our private cabin options below.
$45.00 per day dogs under 50 pounds
$55.00 per day dogs over 50 pounds
$150.00 per day private cabin (up to 3 dogs same cabin)
Discounts for military deployed requires active orders or enrollment.
Long Term Dog Boarding in Virginia
Flat Monthly Rate is discounted for 3 months or longer. Under 3 months is considered short term dog boarding. $650.00 a month for the first dog then 550.00 for each additional dog. This rate is for very social dogs that can be boarded with other dogs. This monthly rate does not include food. Our long term dog boarding program does include natural supplements to enhance their health. if you check our Facebook reviews you’ll see that dogs often go home looking incredible. Long term boarders must provide a proof of vaccines, micro chip and proof of sociability unless your are reserving a private cabin . If you live long distance you can get this from a vet or local dog daycare facility. A clear fecal is required. It is possible that your stay is 2 months which is considered short term boarding. Sometimes its cheaper to enroll in longer term boarding even if you don’t use the full three months. You are required to still pay for three.
Family situations change and our dogs get older. They require more care. It’s not that you love them less but realize you don’t have the time they need. What better way to spend your golden years laying in the grass, getting doggy massage and added enrichment
We offer a special program for older dogs or dogs with special needs. The price is the same as long term boarding with an extra fee for handling, enrichment and supplements so they can live their best life.