Start, build or upgrade your own kennels or dog hotel with industry knowledge and expertise

Do you dream of running your own kennels and loving your lifestyle, working with dogs?

woman hugging dogProviding expert resources and helping thousands of people worldwide make the exciting, life-changing decision about starting kennels.


Providing information on how to build new kennels, or improve existing ones. Better dog welfare in kennels encourages more dog rehoming, happier boarded dogs, relieved and delighted dog owners - and well-deserved and well-earned financial success for those who care enough to build something amazing from the start.

Here to help you too... sharing real-life information and stories from the most all-round successful kennels, so you can make informed decisions for your future lifestyle, income and dreams of becoming a quality kennel or dog hotel owner. Start below, where you will find the much-loved 'walk-you-through-it' kits to help you start making your dream a reality.


Is starting kennels right for me? Where do I start?

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Find out if starting a boarding kennels or dog hotel is right for you - and if it is, how to get started. Get tips on how to buy or sell successfully and download the money-saving Property Audit to assess any premises to find out if they're perfect for you


Kennel Design by David Key

The essential guide to designing, building or upgrading kennels... from start to finish

How to decide what you want to build.

Packed with knowledge, ideas and inspiration from getting planning/ zoning, dog welfare in design, drainage/ waste disposal, legislation, services and utilities - and of course, amazing kennel designs


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What can I earn?

What will it cost to build?

Find out what your income could be, what fees quality kennels should be charging, and which kennels type increase your profits AND give you a better lifestyle. With FREE business plan


Opening & getting more bookings

For kennel owners

Ready to start attracting new customers?
We can help you get 30-90% of your bookings in your first year!
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