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Riverside Animal Hospital also offers boarding for dogs and cats so that you can leave your pet in total comfort at our full service kennel.

At Riverside Animal Hospital, we try to make your pet's vacation a special occasion. We know the decision to board your pet can be an anxious time for you and your special friend. Our boarding facility provides a comfortable and relaxing home away from home for your pet when you need to be away on business, vacation or an emergency.

We pay special attention to assure your pet is safe and comfortable.

Boarders at our facility enjoy the following amenities:

  • Dog and Cat in Pet BedImmaculately Clean Cages and Runs
  • Owner Visits and Tours of the Facility
  • Outdoor Leash Walks
  • A Clean & Comfy Atmosphere
  • Fresh Bedding & Daily Housekeeping
  • Spacious Kennels
  • Individualized Care
  • Convenient Hours

We also offer peace of mind:

  • Attentive Staff
  • Individual Playtime
  • Extra Treats
  • Daily Veterinary Observations
  • Veterinary Medical Services if needed
  • All the Comforts of Home!

Our Pet Boarding Policy & Requirements

We offer a FREE pre-boarding exam for pets of both new and existing clients.

Our veterinarians will perform a brief physical exam on your pet to confirm your pet's vaccine history, make sure your pet meets all of the necessary boarding requirements (see below), and assure we can easily handle your pet in and out of our cages and runs.


  • Dogs must be current on the following vaccines* – Distemper, Rabies, and Bordetella
  • Cats must be current on the following vaccines* – Distemper (FVRCP) and Rabies Vaccine
  • All pets must be free from Internal and External Parasites (a negative fecal test within 6 months) 

*All vaccines must be administered a minimum of 10 days prior to boarding.

Please feel free to fax your pet's vaccine history to us at 401-433-3310 prior to arrival. To expedite the admissions process, you can download and fill out the Boarding Admission Form and bring it with you when dropping of your pet for a stay at our comfortable boarding facility. We look forward to your pet's vacation!