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Friendly Boarding Services for Your Cat or Dog

Pets can have vacations, too. At Harpeth Hills Animal Hospital, we offer comfortable boarding facilities for cats and dogs. Our large indoor facility is temperature-controlled and sparkling clean, just for your beloved animal companion. And our friendly staff is always eager to give each pet lots of love and attention.

What to expect

While staying at Harpeth Hills Animal Hospital, your pet will receive:

dog grooming
  • Two leashed walks per day in our securely fenced yard
  • Two feedings per day
  • Administration of medication, as requested
  • Feeding of specialized diets or owner-supplied treats
  • Bathing or grooming, as requested
  • Extra walks, as requested
  • Two feedings per day
  • Administration of medication, as requested
  • Feeding of specialized diets or owner-supplied treats
  • Bathing or grooming, as requested
  • Extra play time, as requested

Drop off and pick up

Pet owners may drop off their animal companions at these times:

  • Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • Pick up begins at 9:00 a.m., Monday – Saturday.

Please contact us for drop off and pick up times for boarders receiving vaccinations or bathing services.

Friendly list of dos and don’ts


  • Bring any current medications
  • Bring your own food or treats, if you would like
  • Ensure your pet has the necessary vaccinations
  • Request a pick-up appointment time, if needed
  • Fill out our online boarding form or print it out and bring it with you to expedite check-in time


  • Bring bedding, bowls, or leads
  • Drop off or pick up your pet outside the designated times

Compassionate and Experienced Professional Grooming


Customized grooming is essential to good health of some pets. Harpeth Hills Animal Hospital is proud to have a professional groomer on-site who is well-known for experience and expertise. Nancy takes great care and pride in providing her individualized grooming services for cats and dogs. Whether eight-weeks old or eight-years old, Nancy treats each pet with love, gentleness, and compassion.

What to expect

During grooming services at our hospital, your pet will receive:

  • Coat clipping and/or shaping
  • Nail trim, ear cleaning, and sanitary clip
  • Oral flea and tick treatment, as requested
  • Therapeutic bath and shampoo de-shed
  • FURminator® de-shed treatment, as requested
  • Thorough check for skin problems and parasites
  • Three-stage professional drying
  • Sedation, if needed
  • Mid-day walk
  • A phone call when ready for pick-up

Gentle Bathing for Your Animal Companion

Bathing is important to your pet’s health and happiness. Our practice offers routine and medical bathing for cats and dogs of all ages. Whether freshening up or managing a long-term skin condition, your pet is in good hands with our friendly and knowledgeable staff.

What to expect

During bathing services at our hospital, your pet will receive a:

  • Hydro-surge bath that therapeutically cleans the skin and hair
  • Thorough check for skin problems
  • Medicated baths, as needed

Treating your pet like family

Our compassionate and friendly staff is here to serve your pet. Contact Harpeth Hills Animal Hospital today to learn more about our services or to schedule an appointment.