Best Boarding & Kennel - Baystate Parent Magazine, 2016-2017-2018


Best Boarding & Kennel - Worcester Magazine, 2017-2018-2019-2020 


Best Boarding & Daycamp - Best of Central Mass. 2022-2023

The Barkwood Inn Pet Resort

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Simply call, email, fill out the Reservation Request Form below, or contact us via our Contact Page.  Once requested, you will be contacted by a Guest Relations staff member to confirm your reservation and review the pre-registration documentation. You must speak directly with a Guest Relations staff member to confirm your reservation. Submitting the form below does not guarantee your requested dates are available for booking.

Check-In &
Check-Out Times

Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Monday – Friday, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.

A Daycamp Fee Of $15 Is Charged Per Guest for Early Check-In or Late Check-Out

Overnight Stay Checklist

Submit proof of up to date vaccinations via fax, email, mail or in person. Canine Guests must have current Bordetella, DHLPP and Rabies. Feline Guests must have current FVRCP and Rabies. This information must be submitted prior to check in. We cannot accept Guests into the Resort without proof of current required vaccinations. It is of utmost importance that your Pet has been given the required vaccinations at least 72 hours prior to check-in. Please be advised that many Veterinarians will only give the Bordetella vaccine if requested; therefore, you may need to make an appointment with your Veterinarian to receive this required vaccine. The following are required before check-in:

  • Please Contact Your Vet Prior to Check-In and Have Them Send Over all Required Vaccines. 
  • Initial Pet Evaluation Completed 72 Hours Prior To Check-In
  • Client Agreement & Pet Guest Profile Forms Completed
  • Overnight Guest Check-In Form Completed
  • Your Pet's Meals for His or Her Entire Stay (Measured Out & Placed In Individual Ziploc Baggies & Labeled With Your Pet's Name)
  • Any Medications To Be Administered By the Resort Staff During Your Pet's Stay Must Be Placed In a Baggie or Container Labeled With the Medication Name, Dosing Instructions & Pet's Name
  • All Canine Guests Must Arrive On Leash & All Feline Guests In Approved Pet Carriers

"This place is amazing.  It's the only place we feel safe leaving our dogs when we go away!  It's so clean it smells like you're at a spa."

-Ann Marie C