Please Read The Following Paragraph Below Before Booking Your Reservation:

Please make sure that you show up at the time you selected during the time you created your reservation as it is an appointment, if you are 30 minutes late without notice, the reservation will be cancelled. We have updated our policy for late and early arrivals as of September 1, 2023 every customer starting at that date will have to sign our 'Appointment Acknowledgment Form'. Vaccinations are required! We cannot approve the reservation without them. If there are any changes in plans, please call and let us know. Please do not go to the house on the property, it is not connected or affiliated with the kennel, we are located down the long driveway. Make sure that you bring your fur babies food as we do not provide food or sell food just yet ( Coming soon!). Go to the section of "Helpful Tips" on our website to know what to bring, call us for any questions!If you want to book a tour, you must call and schedule a date and time, No walk-in tours. 

With love as always, 

Caitlin Cripe & Mariann Cortez

Dog Care and Boarding That's Just Like Home

Elkhart & Goshen's Trusted Source for Pet Boarding

Give your dog a vacation of their own. Kountryside Kennel provides boarding for your dogs while you are away. We offer a variety of different services that provide comfort during your pets' visit. With spacious accommodations and lively activities, your dog will have everything he or she needs to have a wonderful time.

Dog Boarding

Your pet's health is important, and we make every effort to ensure your pet's stay with us is simple and stress-free. Before booking a stay and dropping off your pet, please read through this helpful guide. The information herein will ensure your pet is ready to stay with us, as well as prevent any unwelcome surprises come check-in time.

Helpful Tips


Entrust your dog into the caring arms of our pet boarding specialists.
(574) 361-6019

About Us

While you are away, Kountryside Kennel allows your dogs to play. We are a full-service kennel centrally located between Elkhart, Goshen and Nappanee, Indiana, that provides top-notch pet boarding. From one-day stays to total vacations, we have the supplies and facilities to keep your dog happy and healthy. Our rates are competitive and our services are specially tailored to the specific needs of your pet.

Since our establishment in 2004, we have made a point to provide totally personalized care. Board with total confidence - we are more than happy to serve you and your dog. As the only kennel at the south end of the county, we serve the needs of residents faithfully. 

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