• ENCINITAS (760) 753-9366
  • OCEANSIDE/CARLSBAD (760) 941-3221
  • POWAY (858) 748-9676
Mutt Mail

We’ve got your
pet covered
when you’re
out of town

Pet Boarding


Guilt Trip

Are you
taking me to
doggie day camp?

Doggie Day Camp
Feline Friendly

Nearly 30
years of
feline care

Cat Boarding

For dogs
of all

Pet Training

We  Like


Birds • Reptiles Hamsters • Rats Rabbits

Pocket Pets

For Your
Sweet Pets

Luxury Suites

Refer A Friend

Refer a friend and receive 500 Paws Rewards points!

Pet Boarding

The Animal Keeper provides dog boarding, cat boarding, bird boarding, and pocket pets boarding.

Doggie Day Camp

Your buddy will enjoy fresh air and sunshine while being fully entertained at Doggie Day Camp!

Pet Training

Problems? Let us help solve them! We offer pet training that is gentle, effective and fast!

Pet Grooming

A bath, a groom or a full on spa treatment with blueberry facial – we can satisfy your pet grooming needs!

What Jennifer M. said on Yelp!

Our 1 year old labradoodle has been going to daycare here for about 5 months now, and he absolutely loves it! As soon as we pull up to the drop off area, his tail starts wagging…

San Diego Pet Boarding

Serving North San Diego County, Encinitas, Oceanside/Carlsbad, Poway, Del Mar, Fallbrook and surrounding cities, we offer pet boarding, doggie daycare and camp, play time, pet grooming, pet training and more for your beloved pets!

Choosing comfortable kennel quarters for your pet while you’re away is a difficult process. We consider your dogs, cats, birds, and pocket pets part of our family. With four convenient Southern California pet locations to serve you, we invite you to tour our “home away from home”.

Our certified pet trainers, pet groomers and staff will give you endless reasons why your pet should be part of The Animal Keeper family! Our passion is providing your best friend the best possible pet care in a professional, safe, clean and loving environment. To ensure availability, The Animal Keeper recommends advanced reservations.

Since 1979, we’ve been the leader in specialized pet care and pet boarding in San Diego. Whether it’s for dog boarding, cat boarding, birds or pocket pets boarding, grooming, or training, we hope to see you and your pet soon at The Animal Keeper.

Learn more about San Diego Pet Boarding.

Pet Boarding 

Follow Us on Instagram

Pet Services




Follow Us

Sign up for Mutt Mail!

Sign up for Mutt Mail and receive information about specials, products, pet services, and much more!  Enter your email below!