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Award-Winning Dog Boarding in Lancaster County! Forget Old-Time Dog Kennels and Find a New Standard at Gochenauer! 

For more than 50 years, the Gochenauer family has provided loving, wholesome care to dogs across the Lancaster area. Our building is specifically designed for top-quality dog boarding including clean and comfortable accommodations, sophisticated climate control and wellness systems, and a standard of care second to none. Visit us to see why we’ve been voted a favorite by local pet parents for 57 awards—and counting.

Dog Boarding Care & Amenities

Our family-owned and operated pet resort is the next best thing to home. Between our dedicated caregivers and deluxe amenities, we’re sure your pup will wiggle and wag to come back again. If you are searching for dog boarding near home or work, you will find:

  • Spacious, private accommodations with outdoor access
  • Comfy bedding and blankets
  • Temperature control year-round
  • Daily wellness checks
  • Advanced security systems
  • Daily feedings to your specifications
  • Frequent outdoor potty breaks

Dog Boarding Fun & Play for the Best Stay

Pets are happiest when given plenty of interaction and exercise, but no two pets have the same needs. That’s why we offer a selection of activity packages so you can choose the best play routine for your pet’s stay! If you are searching for dog boarding near home or work, you will find: 

  • Playtime! Your pup will enjoy the undivided attention of a caregiver in one of our large outdoor yards. Whether your dog wants to romp around in the grass, soak up the sun or cuddle with the staff, we aim to keep them wagging.
  • The Playful Puppy This special package meets the special exercise and attention needs of puppies with more playtimes, potty breaks, and cuddles!
  • Golden Years If your senior or special needs furry loved one requires a little something special, this package is for them. Stretch breaks, orthopedic bedding, TLC, and unlimited administration of topical/oral medication are included.

Why Choose Gochenauer
Pet Resort?

At Gochenauer, everything we do is for your dog’s happiness and well being. We go above and beyond to deliver individualized care based on every pet’s unique needs and preferences. Here are some of the reasons pet parents choose us when searching for dog boarding near home or work: 

  • Family-owned and operated for over 50 years with multiple generations caring for your pets every day
  • The most awarded facility in the area with 57 people’s choice awards
  • Highly recommended by leading local veterinarians
  • Advanced climate control and air purification systems
  • 6 massive outdoor play yards with natural grass
  • Certification in pet first aid and CPR
  • Veterinary-grade cleaning protocols

Dog Boarding FAQ

What vaccinations does my dog need?

To keep our resort a safe and healthy place for dogs, we require vaccinations for Rabies, Distemper, and Bordetella.

Are reservations required?
In order to keep our facility one of the safest in the area, we depend on having the right level of staffing for the number of dogs every day. For this reason, we do require reservations for all of our services.
Can I tour the facility?
You’re more than welcome to tour our resort, but for the comfort, safety and wellness of our guests, we reserve the right to alter our tour route. Please call us to schedule your tour.
My pet takes medication. Can you administer medication to pets?

Yes, we’re able to administer many oral and topical medications for a small fee. Medications are administered between 7am – 6pm. Please complete our medical instruction form for any medications your pet may need while in our care.

Can I bring my pet’s toys?

You’re more than welcome to bring your pet’s toys. Please bring no more than two toys per pet.

What about bedding?
All of our accommodations are outfitted with comfy beds and soft, clean bedding that we wash on-site. For sanitary purposes, we don’t accept bedding from home.