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We are a high quality kennels that provides a caring, low stress environment for dogs & pets of most kinds. The last thing you want to worry about whilst on holiday or away from home is the welfare of your beloved pets. We welcome all pets as part of our family and we endeavour to make their stay as comfortable as possible. We take the view of ‘would we be happy to leave our pets here?’ and the answer is yes. The expertise of our experienced staff will try to make your pet’s country resort holiday, in enclosed acres of woodland and open fields, an enjoyable one.


Birchwood Kennels is a family business owned and run by Garry and Noy Willy, together with their three children Jasmine, Jade and Jessica. Their aim is to provide a personal, high quality care for that special part of your family to enjoy, whilst you are away. Being established around 25 years ago, with years of experience they understand that your pet is very special to you and they endeavour to provide a high quality, practical environment for all pets boarded.  Their philosophy is to provide a good value, personal, happy, safe, low stress and stimulating stay.

Founded way back in the early 90s, Birchwood Kennels will provide a holiday atmosphere for your pet; which ensures their stay is as comfortable and happy as possible. The accommodation is modern, light and airy with individual outside day runs and with the sleeping areas central heated for their comfort. The guests always have fresh water available and regular treats. Their dietary meal plan will be as close as possible to what they are used to at home.

Backing on to the picturesque Joyden’s woods and in a rural setting of 5 acres, your pet will be regularly excercised with plenty stimulating, outdoor time. Your dog will have access to their kennel run area, in addition to this they are given daily access to a free run area, to meander around, and for the more energetic some ball or toy play time with our staff. All dogs are also given at least one walk a day, on a lead in our field, although sometimes more. Birchwood is a Kennels with a professional attitude that ensures the pets left in our care are treated as individuals, with individual needs and requirements.

Birchwood Boarding Kennels

Look before you book...

We know how important your pet is to you and we want to make sure you choose the right boarding kennels before going away, therefore we encourage you to visit the kennels before boarding your pet. Just turn up during our opening hours; we will show you around and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to seeing you!

25+ years of


High quality care for your pet in a low stress environment

5 acres of land in a rural setting of Joydens Woods