Pet Boarding Services

Short-term and long-term pet boarding services for cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, and other pocket pets.*

Servicing the NRV – Blacksburg, Christiansburg & surrounding communities.

Peace of Mind for You & Your Pet

At All for Paws Animal Clinic, we care about animals and it shows in everything we do. When you entrust us to board your pet, it is our goal to provide the best possible experience, whether it’s for the day or for an extended stay.

! Important: Prior to your pet’s arrival, you must provide records showing current vaccinations performed by a licensed veterinarian.

Our goals for a positive pet boarding experience:

  1. Take the time to understand each guest’s individual needs
  2. Provide a safe environment (physically and emotionally)
  3. Provide a fun and entertaining experience for each guest
  4. Ensure easy communication and updates to family members while pets are in our care


Pet Boarding Accommodations & Services for Dogs:

  • Comfy standard rooms – sized for your dog’s comfort
  • Deluxe rooms – each room has glass doors providing for open visibility and comfort, larger space to allow your dog to stretch out, great for multiple pet families.
  • Outdoor play area – secure, open area great for free-play, secure walks and bathroom breaks
  • On-staff veterinarians for your pets medical needs
  • Classical background music to help provide a calming atmosphere
  • Color choices within our facilities based on animal studies to create a soothing atmosphere
  • Free Gift – each guest dog receives their own tennis ball

Additional Services for your Dog’s Stay (additional fees apply)

  • In-stay treatment & medical services
  • Bathing (complimentary for all stays over 7 days): short hair $20  |  long hair $35
  • Brushing out: $15
  • Nail Services: trimming $12 | Dremel trim $22 | painting $20
  • Ear cleaning: $18
  • Pet photo texting: $2 per day per pet
    we’ll take photos of your pet each day and text them to you
  • Moonlight Walk & Snack: $10 per day
    10 PM walk, snack, and bathroom break
  • Cozy Time: $10 per session
    30 minutes of nurturing quiet time with a staff member. Includes reading stories, soothing music, petting, snuggling, gentle play and a healthy snack.
  • Pupsicle: $3  our specially created cold, healthy treat

Have Questions About Pet Boarding

Click on the button below to view answers to the most common questions about pet boarding at All for Paws.

Pet Boarding Accommodations & Services for Cats

  • Cats & dogs are boarded in separate parts of the building. We understand that cats are noise sensitive and we have provided a special environment to help provide a relaxing, less stressful, and enjoyable stay for your cat.
  • Hidden litter box area
  • Shelves for climbers
  • Hideaway box for privacy
  • Large bay windows provide visual stimulation
  • Pheromone therapy to enhance a sense of safety and security
  • Catnip and rolly-ball provided for playtime
  • Indoor play area – secure, open area great for free-play
  • Classical background music to help provide a calming atmosphere
  • Ccolor choices within our facilities based on animal studies to create a soothing atmosphere

Additional Services for your Cat’s Stay (additional fees apply)

  • In-stay treatment & medical services
  • Bathing (complimentary for all stays over 7 days): $20
  • Brushing out: $15
  • Claw trimming $12
  • Ear cleaning: $18
  • Pet photo texting: $2 per day per pet
    we’ll take photos of your pet each day and text them to you
  • Cozy Time: $10 per session
    30 minutes of nurturing quiet time with a staff member. Includes reading stories, soothing music, petting, snuggling, gentle play and a healthy snack.

Pet Boarding FAQS

Find answers to some of the most common questions about boarding your pet

Do I need to fill out an admission form?

Yes, please download this form, print it out and bring to All For Paws Animal Clinic the day of your visit.

Which types of animals do you board?

We board dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds and other small “pocket-pets.”

Can I room 2 of my pets together in one room?

Yes, we offer larger rooms for multi-pet families.

Does my pet have to be neutered or spayed to stay here?
No.
What happens if our return travel plans are delayed?
No worries. Just give us a call and we’ll come up with a solution.
Which vaccines are required for my pet to be boarded?

Dogs: current rabies, DHpp (distemper parvo parainfluenza, hepititis, bordatella)
Cats: current rabies, FVRCP

How do I confirm my pet has these vaccinations?

Pet owners must provide a vaccine certificate from a veterinarian. Receipt of purchase of vaccination from a retail store OR vaccines administered by a breeder is not accepted. Only vaccine certificates from a licensed veterinarian are accepted.

Is there an age requirement for my pet to be boarded?

No.

My pet doesn't like other pets, is that a problem?

We do our best to accommodate pets that do not interact well with others. Please let us know if your pet requires special consideration when interacting with other pets.

Can I provide my own pet food?

Yes. We highly recommend that pet owners provide their own food in order to maintain your pet’s consistent diet.

Are you able to provide pet food?

Yes. If you forget to bring your pet’s food, no problem. We provide food that is intended to be gentle on the stomach.

Are you able to administer medications and/or dietary supplements during my pet's stay?

Yes. Our animal care technicians are trained to administer medications. If your pet has specific needs, we have licensed veterinary technicians to provide this service.

What if my pet has allergies to certain foods or treats?

Please notify our customer care representatives at the time of check-in.

Do you check for fleas?

Yes. All pets are carefully examined for fleas and ticks. If fleas and ticks are found, treatment is administered at the owner’s expense.

What is your cancellation policy OR what if our scheduled stay needs to be changed?

Please notify us at least 24 hours in advance to prevent additional charges. Please notify us immediately if your scheduled stay needs to change.

Do you accommodate pets with special needs?

Yes, please discuss these needs with our customer care representative when making your reservation.

Do you offer grooming services during my pet's stay?

No. However, we do offer additional ammenities such as bathing, brushing and nail services.

My pet has a special bedtime routine, can you accommodate?

Please discuss your pet’s special need with our customer care representative.

Do you offer special discounts for multiple pets, extended length of stays, or frequent stays?

No. Our pricing reflects the cost of staffing, materials and other resources on a daily basis.

Pet Boarding Staff

During your pet’s stay, you can count on a well-rounded staff with specialized skills to help provide a positive experience.
Remi Picard

Remi Picard

Veterinary Assistant

Remi moved to the states in 2017, from Le Havre, France to live with his wife, 4 dogs, 2 cats, and ferret. He is a freshman at New River Community College and plans to transfer with a focus on Animal Science. In his free time, he enjoys nature hikes with his dogs, volunteering at the shelter, and dabbling in computer science.

Hannah Collins

Hannah Collins

Veterinary Assistant

An aspiring veterinarian, Hannah enjoys finding ways to accommodate the individual needs and stay-experience for each pet. With her attention-to-detail, she closely monitors each pet to ensure both comfort and safety.

Blaise Butler

Blaise Butler

Animal Care Specialist

A playful caregiver with a natural, nurturing ability. Pets just love spending time with Blaise and even the most cautious pets seem to warm right up to him. Many clients have commented on Blaise's ability to interact with and put their pets at ease. Rest assured that your pet will be hugged and loved under Blaise's care.

Pet Boarding Testimonials

Our dog Cleo, is excited for her stay the moment we drop her off. She knows she’ll be well cared for and will have plenty of fun. - Joe & Jennifer

We’ve always had a positive experience with our two dogs. We enjoy knowing that she’ll get plenty of exercise and that there’s a fully-trained veterinarian staff on-site. - Tom & Laura

Email All for Paws Animal Clinic

We will respond to your inquiry within 1 business day. If you have an emergency during our normal business hours, please give us a call at (540) 382-0300. If outside our normal office hours, please call either the Virginia Tech Teaching Hospital in Blacksburg, VA at
(540) 231-4621 or Emergency Veterinary Services of Roanoke at (540) 563-8575.

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