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From 394 reviews
Chester Jolley
Chester Jolley

Very nice facility – our dog enjoyed the stay

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Barbara Holden
Barbara Holden

We've been using The Animal Keeper for over six years. They always take great care of our three dogs. My dogs are always happy to get dropped off and super stoked to get picked up. We've kept them there on overnights for as much as 7 days …

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Response from business owner

Barbara, thank you for this outstanding 5-star review! At The Animal Keeper, we continuously strive for greatness in all of our areas, from offering healthy yummy treats in our shelves to the ongoing professional training for our staff... all this to bring you the best experience possible. It makes us happy to be able to serve you and all of our community this way. Hope we see you guys again soon!

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James Aguayo
James Aguayo

The animals keeper on College is the best and my dog loves going there to play with her friends. I’ve been taking her for a year now and I recommend it.

Response from business owner

Thank you, James for this great 5-star review! We are so fortunate for clients like you that help recommend our staff and services. We love seeing Diamond come and play with us. See you again soon and we hope you have a great day!

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Barbara Wolf
Barbara Wolf

My dog will be staying for a few nights so prior to leaving her we set up a “play date” so she could see the place and learn the smells, etc. We dropped her off for a few hours and when we picked her up she was so happy and exhausted from …

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Response from business owner

Hi Barbara, thank you so much for this 5-star review! We are also believers that "a tired dog is a good dog" which makes us so happy that we can offer services such as group play or private playtimes. These services allow us to provide the mental and physical stimulation that dogs benefit from. We can't wait to have your fur baby boarding with us! See you soon and have a great day!

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Liana Hill
Liana Hill

I started using The Animal Keeper recently for daycare for my dogs and I've had a great experience so far. The staff is friendly, helpful, and very supportive. Glad to have a good place to leave my pups when needed.

Response from business owner

Hi Liana, we feel accomplished when new clients are happy with our services, as first time impressions are very valuable to us. We are so thankful for our amazing counselors in camp and also for our back and front staff who work as one to bring about the best experience for everyone.

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Victor Vega
Victor Vega

I learned about animal keeper from a friend that has family that works there….they took us on short notice! I knew my pups were in good hands by the way the other dogs were behaving. The environment was very clean and they have many program…

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Response from business owner

Hi Victor, thank you so much for this amazing 5-star review and recommending us! We are so happy to hear you had a good experience with the services we provide at The Animal Keeper. Our goal is to provide a home-away-from-home. Have a great day and see you guys again soon!

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EPIC North County
EPIC North County

My puppy loves going to The Animal Keeper and starts getting excited as soon as we pull into the parking lot. All of the staff are super friendly.

Response from business owner

Hi, we are so pleased to hear how happy both you and your pup are with our staff and services. Thank you for recommending us and we look forward to seeing you both next time!

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Kim Collings
Kim Collings

Omgosh! My dog absolutely loves his time at Animal Keeper. He is happy to be there and so exhausted when he comes home. Which is exactly what he needs. A tired dog is a good dog. I love all the staff and there is great supervision while in …

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Response from business owner

Hi Kim, what an outstanding review! Makes us feel complete knowing you and your fur babby have had nothing but good experiences with us. We are eternally grateful to our resort manager Rachel, our amazing trainers & counselors for all the magic they work in the camp yard. We hope you have an awesome day!

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victoria tao
victoria tao

This place takes really good care of my mini dachshund Bobbi , I work late at times and they are accommodating when I need to pick them up for daycare. Also, I appreciate how patient the workers are when she gets grumpy , they understand …

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Response from business owner

Hi Victoria, thank you for your 5 star review! We are so thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience possible for owners and pets alike, from our cleaning procedures to our animal handling. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you and Bobbi again soon!

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Jesenda Castro
Jesenda Castro

Hands down a great and safe place for your pup to be at. I’ve recommended this place to several people and it does not disappoint.

Response from business owner

Thank you, Charles for this kind review! We are so fortunate for clients like you that help recommend our staff and services. We look forward to seeing you next time and we hope you have a great day!

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Alice Zerr
Alice Zerr

Rorchiq loves her playtime at The Animal Keeper. Her time in the “tots” playground has taught her confidence. At home, she is more interested in interacting with other dogs. I credit her time at The Animal Keeper

Response from business owner

Hi Alice, thank you so much for this wonderful review about our day care services! We are eternally grateful to our amazing attendants in tots, for all the tlc and attention they provide for Rorchiq and all our other pups. It warms our heart to hear how The Animal Keeper has had a positive impact on their lives. Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you both again soon!

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David James
David James

20 + years of amazing service to our family dogs.

Response from business owner

Hi David! We are so happy to hear that your experience with The Animal Keeper has been nothing but amazing! We are still here because of longtime and loyal clients like you. Through thick and thin we have tried to provide our community with top-quality services that help everyone grow... both hooman and furry friends alike. Thank you for being part of The Animal Keeper's family!! See you again soon!

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Roberta Hadden
Roberta Hadden

My cat and dog came home happy. My cat was completely traumatized by a previous experience at a different facility.

Response from business owner

Hi Roberta, we loved having Cappie and Winnie with us! We are sorry to hear about Cappie's experience. But I'm sure this time they both received all the TLC they deserve. We treat all our furry guests as our own family and it would be a pleasure having you back at The Animal Keeper soon. Thank you for the 5-star review, hope you have an awesome day!

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Kylie Hopkins
Kylie Hopkins

I have a Great Dane and they take the best care of her, and I truly trust that they take the time to interact and make sure the dogs are safe and cared for. Lucy had her first boarding experience and I couldn’t have been happier with how …

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Response from business owner

Hi Kylie, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and Lucy are with The Animal Keeper. See you guys again soon!

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Pennie M
Pennie M

Kricket started from birth, she is now 6 and just started back after Covid. This is my favorite location and place to take her. She loves it. I wish I lived closer but I travel 2 hrs to board her here. They take the best care of my girl. I …

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Response from business owner

Hey Pennie, what an amazing 5-star review this is! Traveling 2 hours just to board Kricket with us tells us how much you love her. Our goal is to provide the best quality services and products for all our furry guests and clients, and reading you've enjoyed your experience with us makes us feel accomplished. Thank you again and see you guys again soon!

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Shelly LeVeille
Shelly LeVeille

The Animal Keeper is always my go to if I need to place my cat in someone else’s care. They know Juanita by name and give her a little princess treatment every time. She doesn’t seem to be lacking for much when I pick her up so that’s …

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Response from business owner

Hi Shelly! Thank you for this great 5 stars review. Having Juanita with us is such a pleasure! She is so smart and loving. We are so thankful for Rachel and the rest of our great staff that do their best to make clients & pets alike feel confident and happy to be at The Animal Keeper.

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Amin Taheri
Amin Taheri

I have been bringing my now 2 year old German Shepherd here for about 2 years.

She goes to daycare at least once a week and I have boarded her over night a couple of times. She LOVES going there and I LOVE the few hours I get to myself to …

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Response from business owner

Amin! We are so happy to hear how wonderful your experience with The Animal Keeper has been! We definitely enjoy reading a review from a longtime customer like you. We are always so pleased when an owner tells us that our services are able to provide them with peace of mind when they need to be away. That's our goal! To provide a fun, safe, and clean space... a home-away-from-home for Bannoo. Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. See you both soon!

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Jocelyn Shannon
Jocelyn Shannon

Happy puppy who had a good time. Very well done and very organized 👍

Response from business owner

Hi Jocelyn, we are happy to know you had a good experience with us. Thank you and we hope we see you again soon!

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La Donna Palega
La Donna Palega

Our two dogs were well taken care of. They were placed in the proper areas specific to their needs and energy level. We received pictures that eased our minds and were contacted when concerns with our older dog came about. Our dogs were …

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Response from business owner

We are so happy to hear how wonderful your experience with The Animal Keeper has been! We are always so pleased when an owner tells us that our services are able to provide them with peace of mind when they are away. That's our goal! To provide a fun, safe, and clean space... a home-away-from-home. Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. Have a great day!

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david stein
david stein

First time boarding our dog. She seemed happy when we picjed her up. We expexted some video of her playing with other dogs, only got still photos by herself. A bit expensive. All in all, happy with the experience

Response from business owner

Hi David, we are so happy to know that you are happy with your dogs' stay and we hope we can provide yo with many more. Thank you for the review, have a great day!

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Lisa Beavers
Lisa Beavers

Friendly and helpful staff. Professional operation. I definitely recommend them.

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Lisa for this wonderful review! We are so thankful for Rachel and the rest of our great staff that do their best to make clients & pets alike feel confident and happy to be at The Animal Keeper. Hope we see you guys again soon!

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Mona Ackerman
Mona Ackerman

A little confusion upon checking in regarding bordatella immunization. Didn’t get extra food or scoop with Items upon check out. Had to return to get them. Staff was mostly upbeat and friendly.

Response from business owner

Hi Mona, thank you for taking the time to write this 4-star review! We are sorry about the extra food and scoop were not returned to you right at check out, it is an inconvenience and that is not our usual standard of care. But we hope your fur baby had a great stay at The Animal Keeper. Hope we see you guys soon!

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Bryssa Montez
Bryssa Montez

We absolutely love all staff we have encountered here! Everyone is beyond helpful and goes out of their way to make sure our pup is taken care of! Josh is absolutely great and our pup's favorite! We never have any doubts or worries when …

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Response from business owner

Hi Bryssa, what an outstanding review! Makes us feel complete knowing you've had nothing but good experiences with us. We are eternally grateful to our resort manager Rachel, our amazing trainers & counselors for all the magic they work in the camp yard. We hope you have an awesome day!

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Vivian Huffman
Vivian Huffman

The Animal Keeper was a great place to board our dog. They were professional and were always ready to keep us updated on our dog. I will definitely use them again and recommend them to my friends.

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Vivian for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review! We are so fortunate for clients like you that help recommend our staff and services. We look forward to seeing you all next time and we hope you have a great day!

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Valvia S
Valvia S

The staff are amazing,. Took great care of my Bird, their prices are very reasonable too,...

Twanda Turner
Twanda Turner

What can I say.... I LOVEEEE THIS PLACE! My Simby be so sad when I can't take him lol. But when I do, as soon as we pull up he's super excited. Being only 3.2lbs he walks in like he owns the place. Staff is super inviting. Simby tail …

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Response from business owner

We are so delighted by your 5-star review Twanda! We are eternally grateful to our amazing trainer & counselor J, for all the magic they work in the camp yard. It's so fun to hear about our pets' success stories and how The Animal Keeper has had a positive impact on their lives. Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you and Simby again soon!

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andrea jones
andrea jones

Love this place. My Doberman Abbey has a fun time playing with her friends and I worry less about her knowing she’s in good hands. Also love the food and bath they provide for her so she comes home so pretty!

Response from business owner

Hi Andrea! We are always so pleased when an owner tells us that our services are able to provide them with peace of mind when they are away. That's our goal! To provide a fun, safe, and clean space... a home-away-from-home. Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. Have a great day!

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Linda Lau
Linda Lau

After a terrible experience with a dog boarding place in Escondido (we had boarded our dogs there for almost 10 years) we called The Animal Keeper. We were treated with A-1 customer service from the very beginning, all the way through to …

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Response from business owner

Hi Linda, thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review for the Animal Keeper in Oceanside! We are so thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience possible for owners & pets alike, from our cleaning procedures to our animal handling. Have a great day!

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Radha Adams
Radha Adams

Our dogs enjoy their stay at Animal Keeper. I appreciate the communication from the staff. I don’t worry about my dogs while we are away because I know they’re in good hands 🙌🏽

Response from business owner

Hi Radha, thank you so much for this 5-star review! It brings a smile to our face knowing we accomplished our goal by providing a fun and safe space for your dogs. Have a great day and hope we see you guys again soon!

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Kali Kalinyuk
Kali Kalinyuk

Staff is super awesome. They're able to wear out the dog and she goes to bed and has a great time. They're considerable to the heat with the dogs and I love that. It means they care.

Response from business owner

Hi Kali, we are so thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience possible for owners & pets alike. Thank you for taking the time to write this review, we hope to see you again soon!

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Diana Flanery
Diana Flanery

Great place

Response from business owner

Thank you Diana for this 5 star review. Have a great day!

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Rachel Hochuli
Rachel Hochuli

Such a great experience ! We boarded my dog for a week and he was so happy at pick up. Would highly recommend !

Response from business owner

Hi Rachel, thank you so much for this 5-star review! It brings a smile to our face knowing we accomplished our goal by providing a fun and safe space for your dog while you are away. Have a great day and hope we see you both again soon!

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Domicus Perdue
Domicus Perdue

Great place to let your animals come and relax and just get away for a while. It’s a vacation with friends.

Response from business owner

Hi Domicus! We are always so pleased when an owner tells us that our services are able to provide them with peace of mind when they are away... that's our goal! Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review. Have a great day!

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Ren V
Ren V

Amazing place, my puppy loves there!

Response from business owner

Hi Ren, thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you both again soon!

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Robin Orscheln
Robin Orscheln

Phenomenal experience from drop off to pick up!

Response from business owner

Thank you Robin for this 5 star review! We feel accomplished by reading you are happy with our service. Have a great day!

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Kathleen
Kathleen

The staff at Animal Keeper are very friendly and the place is very clean. My dog was well taken care of. Thank you!

Response from business owner

Hi Kathleen! We are so thankful for our manager Rachel and our amazing team that works so hard to create a fun, clean, and safe environment for the pets that visit us. See you again soon!

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Julie Salaz
Julie Salaz

My dog seems to like being boarded there, which makes it easier to leave him and not worry. The customer service is great!

Response from business owner

Hi Julie, thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We feel fortunate to hear when our clients and their pets enjoy our staff and services; it reminds us how lucky we are to have such a strong team that cares so much. See you both again soon!

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Yolanda Casillas
Yolanda Casillas

Friendly staff. My puppy was happy when I picked him up, and very tired 😉

Response from business owner

Hi Yolanda, thank you so much for taking the time to write this 5-star review! We believe that "a tired dog is a good dog" which makes us so happy that we can offer services such as group play or private playtimes. These services allow us to provide the mental and physical stimulation that dogs benefit from. We look forward to seeing you both next time!

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Oscar Villa
Oscar Villa

If you want the best for your pet, then you need to pick The Animal Keeper.

This is the only place I trust to take care of my fury friend.

Response from business owner

Oscar, thank you so much for taking the time to leave this amazing review. We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased you are with The Animal Keeper. See you guys again soon!

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Julia Breyer
Julia Breyer

Always so accommodating and amazing. My Great Dane loves going to Animal Keeper in Oceanside. The staff is awesome!

Response from business owner

Hi Julia! We are so thankful for our manager Rachel and our amazing team that works so hard to create a fun, clean, and safe environment for the pets that visit us. See you again soon!

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Stephanie Nusbaum
Stephanie Nusbaum

Very caring and attentive

Response from business owner

Thank you Stephanie for your 5 star rating. We are happy to know we met your expectations. See you soon!

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kai sells
kai sells

Jay is a great trainer along with the other staff they are a great team and would highly recommend them to anyone.

Response from business owner

Kai, thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We feel fortunate to hear when our clients and their pets enjoy our staff and services; it reminds us how lucky we are to have such a strong team that cares so much. We hope to see you both again soon!

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Emma Montazami
Emma Montazami

Love being able to see all the dogs play in the yard! Super clean and dogs look like they’re having a blast!

Response from business owner

Emma, thank you for taking the time to write this 5-star review! We are eternally grateful to our amazing trainer & counselor J and to all our Oceanside team! for all the magic they work in the camp yard. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Christine Evelyn
Christine Evelyn

Placed our pup here for the day while we headed to Lego land and then beach camping afterwards. Had no problems and appreciate their care.

Response from business owner

Hi Christine, thank you for writing this 4-star review! We would love to hear from you about our service and how we can get 1 more star. We want you to be completely satisfied with the experience.

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Catherine Kolarik
Catherine Kolarik

Have taken my animals there several times for boarding while on vacation in Oceanside. Staff is wonderful and my animals are treated very well.

Response from business owner

Hi Catherine, thank you for this 5-star review! Our goal is to provide a fun, safe, and clean space for our clients, so they can leave their fur babies with people they can trust. Reading we have accomplished that brings a smile to our faces. We are forever thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience for all. We look forward to seeing you next time!

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Nelson Gary
Nelson Gary

We needed someone to watch Koda while on vacation and Animal Keepers had an open spot for him. They provided quality service.

Response from business owner

Hi Nelson, hope you had an amazing vacation time. We know you would have loved taken Koda with you, but we are happy to know we were able to provide a fun and safe space for Koda while you were away. Thank you, we can't wait to see you guys soon!

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Jacquline Harris
Jacquline Harris

Awesome place and my babies loved it. We will be back

Response from business owner

Thank you Jacqueline for this amazing 5 star review! We feel accomplished by reading you are happy with our service. See you soon!

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Deb Hesson
Deb Hesson

Had never considered a Doggy Day camp, but had foot surgery & my 5 month pup Rain needed to be desperately socialized 🥺.So we took advantage of the free 1st experience & walked into m to a clean calm lobby. That was 3 months ago & Rain…

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Response from business owner

Thank you so much Deb for this pawesome 5-star review! Doggie Day Camp gives Rain a balance of exercise, socialization, and fun along with our Day Camp staff. And don't worry about all the heat coming during the summer days... we got Rain covered with enough shade, fans, or refreshing pools depending on how warm the day gets. And when he gets home, he'll sure be a happy tired pup. See you and Rain again soon!

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Camulos Farm
Camulos Farm

They were amazing! They helped my very nervous dog to relax, and do well. I would highly recommend them!

Response from business owner

Hi, thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review for The Animal Keeper Oceanside! We are so thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience possible for owners & pets alike. Have a great day!

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Molly Thorpe
Molly Thorpe

Bella loves her play time with the other big dogs! We live near Palm Springs and had an event to attend in Marina del Rey. Made the extra drive just so she could spend the night with you guys! Great home away from home!

Response from business owner

Hi Molly, thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review for The Animal Keeper! We loved having Bella with us, she is a sweet girl. We work hard to create the best experience possible for owners & pets alike, we are happy it shows. Hope we can see you and Bella again soon. Have a great day!

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Carroll Cincotta
Carroll Cincotta

We love The Animal Keeper. Our dog is always happy to go there. He loves the Big Dog Daycare because he can play with other dogs his own size. He usually comes home exhausted.

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Carroll for this pawesome 5-star review! Doggie Day Camp gives your dog a balance of exercise, socialization, and fun along with our Day Camp staff. And don't worry about all the heat coming during the summer days... your dog will be able to cool off in the refreshing doggie pools we'll prepare for him. See you again soon!

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Ben Frisanco
Ben Frisanco

After the last few boarding experiences in San Diego, we thought we’d never find a good place for our dog. Countless shelters brought nothing but anxiety, close quarters, and kennel cough.

We chose The Animal Keeper as they were one of the…

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Response from business owner

Ben, thank you for this amazing 5-star review! At The Animal Keeper, we continuously strive for greatness in all of our areas, from offering healthy yummy treats in our shelves to the ongoing professional training for our staff... all this to bring you the best experience possible. We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place, so we are glad to hear how pleased you both are with The Animal Keeper. Hope we see you guys again soon!

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Olivier Brackett
Olivier Brackett

I took my two dogs to Animal Keeper in Oceanside for grooming and my "boys" look awesome! The groomer listened to me and asked questions to ensure she understood what I wanted. The whole team there is very nice and helpful.

Response from business owner

Hi Olivier, thank you so much for this wonderful review about our grooming and staff! We are glad to know that you and your fur babies had a great experience with us. We can't wait to see you both again. Have a great day!

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christina silva
christina silva

Super friendly, efficient drop off process. Clean large facility. Love that our pup gets to be outside during the day. Glad we found The Animal Keeper!

Response from business owner

Hi Christina, thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review for The Animal Keeper! We are so thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience possible for owners & pets alike, from our cleaning procedures to our animal handling. Thank you again and have a great day!

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Albert Sherring
Albert Sherring

What can I say about a place where my dog feels at home. He treated like a king. Feel free to trust “The Animalkeeper” to take great care of your animal. I love this place.

Response from business owner

Hi Albert, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both of you are with The Animal Keeper. See you again soon!

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Joan Nelson
Joan Nelson

Tha Animal Keeper is a very beautiful resort. The lobby has a hotel check-in feel. In the lobby there is a huge glass window to watch the big dogs frolic and enjoy their stay. Some are social butterflies and some just want to relax by …

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Response from business owner

Hi Joan, thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing 5-star review for The Animal Keeper! We are so thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create the best experience possible for owners & pets alike, from our cleaning procedures to our animal handling. Hope we see you again soon!

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Richard D
Richard D

Nice staff, a little pricey but fine.

Response from business owner

Hi Richard, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for The Animal Keeper! We always strive for greatness in everything we do. From the cleaning procedures to on-going training for all our staff. Thank you again and have a great day!

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Lydia Brambila
Lydia Brambila

We boarded our two large German shepherds with the animal keeper April 18-21. Staff was super helpful and definitely made me feel at ease. This is the first time we’ve ever boarded our dogs at a large facility. We signed our dogs up for …

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Response from business owner

Hi Lydia, thank you so much for taking the time to write this great 4-stars review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place, so we appreciate very much you trusting us with such good-looking German shepherds. Our camp counselors loved Jax and Leo. We hope to see you guys again soon!

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Darlene Wiedeman
Darlene Wiedeman

Jacques has enjoyed his vacation stays here! He loves his belly rubs and tuck-ins by the staff- especially Emily... Thank you.

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Leer Bow
Leer Bow

Comprehensive website with a variety of packages and pricing options.

Response from business owner

Thank you Leer for taking the time to leave this wonderful review, we hope you have a great day!

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Dad Dad
Dad Dad

You dropped my friend's dog off it was quick and painless. The staff seem to know him. Took him off my hands immediately everything was good and fast

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Dad Dad for taking the time to leave this review. We are so appreciative of our wonderful team that work so hard to create a good experience for our clients and their pets from start to finish. We hope you have a great day!

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K Grace
K Grace

They were very accommodating of my dogs separation anxiety and he had the best time! They took really good care of him and kept him happy and feeling safe. 10 out of 10 would highly recommend!

Response from business owner

K, we are delighted to read your review and feedback about our Oceanside location. We are so fortunate to have an amazing team that works to make the boarding process as smooth and stress free as possible, for clients and their pets alike. Thank you for your kind words and we hope you have a great day!

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Brandon Wood
Brandon Wood

Great, great and great. Had an open house and had to drop the 2 cats off for day care. Excellent support, even calling my vet to verify the vaccination history! Love the music as well! 100% recommend.

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Brandon for taking the time to leave this review! We are so fortunate to have an amazing team that go above and beyond to try and make the process as smooth as possible when pets are being dropped off to visit us. We hope your open house went well and that you have a great day!

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Shari Exber Brown
Shari Exber Brown

Very clean and lots of room for play and rest.

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Jordanna Sadri
Jordanna Sadri

Great experience! The staff is helpful and friendly. We’re new to the area and needed to board our lab. We will be back!

Response from business owner

Jordanna, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and your lab are with The Animal Keeper.We look forward to seeing you both next time!

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Erin Oster
Erin Oster

Very happy to know my dog was very well taken care of here. ☺️

Response from business owner

Hi Erin, we know how nerve racking it can be to leave our pets at a new place and with that in mind, we are so happy to hear how happy both you and your pup were with their stay at The Animal Keeper. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and we hope to see you both next time!

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MARY Carroll
MARY Carroll

Our little dog, Tiny, loves to come here for play time. The staff is so caring and takes good care of Tiny. Tiny has recently developed sight problems and the staff watches him even closer when, thankfully, he can still play with the …

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Response from business owner

Thank you so much Mary for your kind words and helping to recommend The Animal Keeper! We are so fortunate to have amazing team members that work to accommodate the pets that visit our facility, even when that means keeping a closer eye on them when needed. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you and Tiny next time!

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Sonja B
Sonja B

You are wearing out Bailey while I recover from surgery. Good job!

Dana H
Dana H

The staff at the Animal Keeper were so friendly and professional that I felt at ease leaving my pets there for a week while I was away out of the country. The facility is clean, and I loved seeing the dogs out in the open area interacting …

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Hi Dana, we are so happy to hear that both you and your pets are pleased with our staff and services at the Animal Keeper. We are so grateful for our team that works hard to provide a clean, safe, and fun environment for the pets that visit us. We look forward to seeing you next time and hope you have a great day!

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Diana Homer
Diana Homer

I had to board my 15 year old dog, while I had find a business trip, she’s still pretty active. I called every day to check up on her and she did just fine there they took good care of her.

Only problem is they forgot to give me back her…

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Response from business owner

Hi Diana, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and your pup are with The Animal Keeper. We look forward to seeing you both next time!

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amy winburn
amy winburn

Dropped off my dog named Bo for his 1st day at doggy daycare was a easy process. Wonderful staff answered all my questions.

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Amy for taking the time to recommend us! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and Bo are with The Animal Keeper. We hope to see you both again soon!

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Shawnda Lacy
Shawnda Lacy

I felt my fur kids were in good hands for 4 days.

I felt confident that The Animal Keeper would give my Leela her daily meds and my Loki lots of exercise.

I kinda felt bad about bringing them home. It was like doggy Disneyland.

Kinda …

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Brittany Armstrong
Brittany Armstrong

Amazing facility. I have had my dog trained, boarded, and placed my dog in their dog daycare and every service has been excellent.

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Brittany for your wonderful words of recommendation! We are so grateful to our amazing clients and our stellar team. Thank you for your five star review and we hope you have a great day!

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Heather Manley
Heather Manley

Our pups absolutely love Animal Keeper. We trust them for anything from day camp to lengthy boarding stays and grooming. The staff is very caring and loving.

Response from business owner

Heather, your review makes us smile and thank you so much for taking the time to recommend us. Our goal as a company is to provide a home away from home for the pets that visit us as well as making sure that the animals in our care have a fun, safe, and clean environment. We love to hear that we are a one stop shop for you and your pups and we look forward to seeing you all next time!

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Linda Guay
Linda Guay

The best endorsement I can give is how my cat is doing after a 19 day stay. I was stressed about leaving him for so long but staff took my daily calls and assured me my guy was doing well. One team member even took the time to send me a …

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Response from business owner

Thank you so much Linda for taking the time to leave us this feedback! We are so happy to hear how well Dillon did during his stay with us and we are proud to be able to be his home away from home. We know how hard it can be to be away for our pets and knowing that The Animal Keeper made that even a little bit easier is amazing. Thank you so much for this 5 star review and we look forward to seeing both you & Dillon next time!

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Joe Sampson
Joe Sampson

My dog is 14 but still a little bit active. This place allows you to select how much play time per day the dog gets. My dog seems happy and well adjusted when I pick him up from Animal Keeper.

Response from business owner

Thank you Joe for this 5 star review! We are so happy to hear how much both you & your senior pup enjoy our staff and services. We hope you have a great day!

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Alysha Joao
Alysha Joao

highly recommend bringing your fur baby to Animal Keeper! Everyone is very friendly and very helpful with my very shy and timid pup. If you want to take your pup to a place where there is loving people and friendly fur friends, this is the …

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Response from business owner

Alysha, thank you so much for taking the time to leave this wonderful review. We are so lucky to have an amazing team that works so hard to create a safe, clean, and fun environment for the pets that visit us. We look forward to seeing both you and your pup again soon!

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Gary Ivette Gall
Gary Ivette Gall

Our fur babies, Ellie & Bug, loved their stay at the Oceanside facility. We were impressed by the level of care and attention our babies received. We will definitely be returning customers and likely will expand on use of their services.

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William Middleton
William Middleton

Animal Keeper provides excellent care for our two dogs. We are confident our pets are comfortable and secure in their care, and that simply means the world to us!

Response from business owner

Thank you so much William for taking the time to leave this review, we are so happy to hear how much both you and your pets enjoy & value our staff and services. We hope you have a great day and happy holidays!

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Isabella Cruz
Isabella Cruz

My puppy had such an amazing time! It was his first time staying somewhere without me and my husband and when I went to pick him up, he just wanted to play with the other dogs more!!

Response from business owner

Thank you so much Isabella for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and your pup are with The Animal Keeper. We hope to see you both again soon and that you have a happy holidays!

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Yolanda Picha
Yolanda Picha

I looovvveee taking my dog Cash to Animal Keeper to play!!! He can’t wait to get out of the car and run around with his buddies! Everyone there is super friendly and helpful. Five ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Response from business owner

Thank you so much Yolanda for this amazing 5 star review and taking the time to recommend us. We are so happy to hear how much both you and Cash value our team and the services we offer. We are so fortunate to have such amazing staff that work so hard for the pets that visit us. Thank you again and we hope you have a happy holidays!

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Lesly Adams
Lesly Adams

It was my first time boarding my puppy. There were many options to make his stay memorable, including an extra snack, a massage, etc. My puppy was returned to me with a report card of how much he enjoyed his experience. The Animal Keeper …

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Response from business owner

Lesly, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and your pup are with The Animal Keeper. We hope to see you both again soon and that you have a happy holidays!

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Shelly Speck
Shelly Speck

We have a fantastic French bulldog who stayed a couple of days at the facility for day camp during our vacation. I think he learned doggy social skills there and definitely got some exercise. He seemed happy to visit again after his first …

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Response from business owner

Shelly, thank you so much for leaving this review! We are so happy to hear how much fun your Frenchie had while visiting us and we love hearing how much your pup enjoyed our staff and services. We wish we could be in Northern Nevada as well! We thank you again and hope you have a happy holidays and visit us the next time you're in town!

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The staff at The Animal Keeper love and care for animals. They are familiar with all sorts of issues regarding the care of pets.’We have boarded our three cats here on numerous occasions sometimes for extended time periods We know they are…

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Response from business owner

Lydia, we are so happy to hear how much both you and your kitties love The Animal Keeper. We are eternally grateful for our amazing staff that work so hard to create a clean, safe, fun environment for the pets that stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful 5 star review and we look forward to seeing all next time!

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Carroll Cincotta
Carroll Cincotta

animal keeper is the best. Our dog gets so excited to stay there. He is pooped when he gets home

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Tina Uriarte
Tina Uriarte

I have been so pleased with the Doggie Daycare and training. Within one day, Bennet was able to successfully introduce my 2 year old Golden Retriever, Jaxx to other doggies. Jaxx, has had social issues since he was 1. Jaxx had anxiety …

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Response from business owner

Tina, we are so excited to hear how well Jaxx responded to his training with Bennet! We are lucky to have such amazing staff that work so hard for their clients. We hope that Sam sees the same progress as Jaxx and look forward to seeing you all next time. Thank you for your amazing review and we hope you have a great day!

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Ayden Garate
Ayden Garate

First time client. I appreciated their help in setting up an appointment and their very positive contact when dropping off my grandson's Australian Shepherd. Lexy was there for 4 days and I had complete confidence with the staff.

Response from business owner

Ayden, we know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and Lexy are with The Animal Keeper. We are forever thankful for our amazing staff that work so hard to make pets feel comfortable during their stay and we are glad that your grandson's pup was no exception. Thank you and we hope to see you both again next time!

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MG
MG

Kiki had a great time and passed her social test. We have her set up for grooming, training and day care. Awesome and professional staff.

Response from business owner

We are so excited to hear how well Kiki did on her first day at The Animal Keeper! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and Kiki are with our staff and services. We look forward to seeing you both next time! Thank you MG.

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Mary Lou Montulli
Mary Lou Montulli

Dog seemed very happy and well cared for by caring personnel in a clean very well-kept facility

Response from business owner

Mary Lou, thank you so much for the feedback. We are so pleased to hear that your pup enjoyed their stay at The Animal Keeper and we look forward to seeing you both next time!

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crystal taylor
crystal taylor

I take my dog charlie and he loves it there. He has so much fun playing with the dogs

Response from business owner

Thank you Crystal for the review, we are so happy to hear how much Charlie loves The Animal Keeper. We hope you both have a great day!

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Linda Lopez
Linda Lopez

I’ve used AK in Poway, my first time at the Oside location and my pups loved it there. When I picked them up they were both happy and their usual self. Will continue using AK for our boarding needs.

Response from business owner

Linda, we love hearing how your pups loved both the Animal Keeper in Poway AND Oceanside! We are forever thankful for our amazing staff at all our locations and we are happy to hear your pups felt the same way. Thank you for this amazing review! We look forward to seeing you all next time and we hope you have a great weekend.

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Debi Tiglio
Debi Tiglio

My 1 yr old Golden Retriever loves it here.I have been bringing her here since she was a few months old. There is always a fun holiday dog activity day with picture ops. Bennett the trainer is amazing, a true dog whisperer. The dogs are …

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Response from business owner

Thank you Debi for your kind review! We are so pleased to hear how much both you & your pup enjoy our services and amazing staff. We look forward to seeing you both next time and hope you have a great weekend!

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Doug M
Doug M

very friendly staff...all of whom obviously really like and know how to care for animals...the venue is very neat. clean and organized.....will absolutely continue to use them for pet-sitting..

Janet Ball
Janet Ball

We found The Animal Keeper while vacationing in Carlsbad and were so pleased with their staff and facilities....our two goldens had a great time. We will definitely be back next time we're in the area with our pups. Highly recommend!!

Response from business owner

Janet, we are so pleased to hear how satisfied both you and your goldens are with their stay! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review and we can't wait to see you all the next time you're in town. We hope you have a great day!

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linda pirkle
linda pirkle

I have been taking Alexandra, my great dane, to Animal Keeper for 6 years, since she was just 4 months old. The staff there and kind caring young men and women. She loves going there and often times heads for the door to the play yard …

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Response from business owner

Linda, thank you so so much for your kind words and amazing review. We are honored to be your trusted daycare facility for Alexandra and are forever grateful for our amazing staff that do their best to create a safe, clean, fun environment for pets to visit us at. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing both you and Alexandra next time!

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Elyse Moore
Elyse Moore

My first time going to book a stay for my dogs while i travel for the holidays, i immediately loved it the there. All the dogs are well taken care of and the facility is super clean. Great place for doggie day care too!

Response from business owner

Hi Elyse, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and your pups are with The Animal Keeper. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you next time!

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Jon Tandarich
Jon Tandarich

Absolutely love The Animal Keeper. First started with Cash loving it there, for nearly 12 years, and now Blake is enjoying the fun!!

Response from business owner

Jon, we are so happy to hear how much not only Cash loved visiting us but now also Blake. Hearing how much the pets love seeing our staff and enjoying our services brings a smile to our faces. Thank you for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you next time!

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Tracie Carroll
Tracie Carroll

Our puppy loves staying with his friends at the Animal Keeper, especially the “tots” play time. Additionally, we added on the grooming at the end of his stay. He’s only been professionally clipped once and had a really hard time with the …

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Response from business owner

Tracie, thank you so much for leaving this wonderful 5 star review! We love when we are able to hear how well our clients' pets did while boarding at The Animal Keeper and how much our clients appreciate the services we offer such as Tinytots, Camp, or Private Playtimes. Additionally when our clients like our staff as much as we do, that is the cherry on top. We are so grateful for Sara and our other groomers that take the time and have the patience to work with pets that might be a little more nervous getting groomed. We look forward to seeing you and your pup next time!

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Audrey DeWitt
Audrey DeWitt

Always great service, my furry baby has adapted to this place and now loves going, that is a big plus for me.

Response from business owner

Hi Audrey, thank you so much for taking the time to write this outstanding 5-star review! We know how nerve-racking it can be to leave our fur babies at a new place and with that in mind, we are so glad to hear how pleased both you and your pup are with The Animal Keeper. We look forward to seeing you both next time!

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Diana Soto
Diana Soto

I’ve trusted the Animal Keeper since my Mabel was a puppy. I think she gives the best review; she is always SO excited when she arrives for camp. Thank you!!

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