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INDOOR CLIMATE CONTROLLED RUNS
To ensure the health, safety and comfort of all of our guests, all of our runs are climate controlled with heating & air conditioning.
FREE WALKS AND FREE OUTDOOR PLAYTIME!
Un-like most kennels, we don't believe in charging our customers extra for outdoor playtime or walks. Both are always 100% FREE here at Wye River Kennel.
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To schedule a tour please call (410) 827-9474.
Wye River Kennel is 20.6 wildlife enriched acres situated at the beautiful headwater of the Wye River. Shaded by large trees in a park-like wooded setting, Wye River Kennel has 25 chain outdoor exercise pens, totaling over 20,000 square feet of room for our guests to exercise and play. All dogs are rotated in and out continuously, throughout the day, while receiving one-on-one attention.
Our facility consists of (3) buildings. The main building holds the reception area, where check in's and checkout outs are processed. We have a dedicated facility reserved for the boarding of smaller animals and cats. Our entire facility is equipped with heat and air conditioning for your pets optimal comfort and our grooming room is fully equipped with an elevated bathing tub. Our other two building provide boarding spaces for larger dogs and feature eleven, covered outdoor chain link-on-concrete runs, with insulated houses.
And, of course, for your pet's health and safety, our manager lives on the kennel grounds. Wye River Kennel was established in 1985 and has long been known for it's excellent quality pet care. We serve the Washington, D.C., Chesapeake Bay and Eastern Shore communities of both Maryland and Delaware. With the perfect location, we are the perfect place for your loving pet companion. Get a full view of our property by viewing the photos and video below.
of our facilities
As an owner and also the director of operations, Rocky has been involved with the kennel since 1998 and making sure things run smoothly is just one of the many responsibilities on Rocky's daily list. As a man who wears many hats, it is not unusual to see Rocky walking or feeding the dogs during peak weekends and holidays. Rocky is a 7 year veteran of the U.S. Navy and has always held the greatest affection for animals. Prior to his arrival at Wye River Kennel, Rocky worked for the Department of the Army where he processed applicants for veterinary school.
As an owner, David has been a large part of the history and success of Wye River Kennel. David initially came aboard Wye River Kennel in 1988 as a Pet Care Technician, under the previous owners. During the fall of 1997 the kennel was put up for sale and David's passion for animals inspired him to purchase the business and beautiful property. As a native of the eastern shore, David has lived in Queen Anne's County all of his life. He grew up on the area's farms showing cows and horses and today he continues to train and show Appaloosa horses. With David at the helm, you can rest assured your pets are in experienced, careful and loving hands.
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PHONE: (410) 827-9474 FAX: (410) 827-8141 E-MAIL:
ADDRESS: 301 Sportsman Neck Circle | Queenstown, MD 21658-1281
New Year's Day
Just like a hotel, all pets staying past our (1PM) checkout will be charged for that day.
We close promptly at 1pm the day before all holidays listed above. We do not offer evening pick-up or drop-off hours prior to these holidays.
24 Hours notice is required for evening (3:00-5:30pm) pick-ups