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Walt Disney World® Resort Pet Boarding/Kennels

While the family is away, pets can stay at this charming retreat offering first-rate accommodations and activities. 

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A Resort for Pets

Best Friends Pet Care offers peace of mind to Guests traveling to Walt Disney World Resort with pets. With the exception of service dogs, pets are not permitted in the theme parks, Resort hotels or on theme park buses.  
Best Friends Pet Care includes 

  • 17,000 square feet of air-conditioned indoor space
  • 10,000 square feet of covered outdoor runs and play areas
  • 25,000-square-foot dog park

The staff—made up of 45 highly trained pet care providers—are animal lovers, first and foremost.

Hours
Best Friends Pet Care is open one hour before the theme parks open through one hour after closing.

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Overnight Accommodations

From the casual sleepover to a week-long retreat, luxurious accommodations are available to provide your pet with privacy and comfort. While the facility can accommodate up to 300 dogs, cats and small pets, reservations at Best Friends Pet Care are suggested.

Dogs

  • VIP Luxury Suites
    This 226 square-foot suite package  includes 2 potty walks, 2 playgroups, a flat-screen television, webcam, bedtime story and, after a 3-day stay, a bath.
  • Vacation Villas
    This 72 square-foot suite package includes one potty walk, playgroup, a flat-screen television and a turndown biscuit.
  • Indoor/Outdoor Suite
  • This 32 to 48 square-foot suite package includes one potty walk.
  • Indoor Suite
    This 36 square-foot suite package includes 2 potty walks.

Cats

  • 2 Level Condo
  • 4 Level Condo

Pocket (Small) Pets
Guests must provide an enclosure for smaller pets, including birds, reptiles and rodents. Rates are based on the size of the enclosure (small, medium, large and extra large).

Please note that Best Friends Pet Care cannot accommodate venomous pets or primates. Native wildlife or exotic species are not allowed inside the facility.

For more information, prices or to make an appointment, call (877) 4 WDW-PETS or (877) 493-9738, or visit the Best Friends Pet Care website.  Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

A happy dog gets a treat from a Best Friends Pet Care staffer

Day Care

Pet day care is available to pets looking for the ultimate day-long getaway. Drop off your pet in the morning and pick up your pet later in the afternoon. Pets will enjoy the same luxurious suites and condos as overnight Guests, as well as the same great amenities and services.

For more information, prices or to make an appointment, call (877) 4 WDW-PETS or (877) 493-9738, or visit the Best Friends Pet Care website.

A woman with a white dog on leash walking up a pathway next to the red-roofed kennels towards a bench resembling a giant white bone

Activities

From one-on-one playtime and social group interactions to bedtime stories and special snacks, activities at the Best Friends Pet Care are the cat’s meow.

Dogs

  • Playgroup
  • Playtime
  • Cuddletime
  • Walk & Explore
  • Bottled Water
  • Bedtime Story
  • Ice-Cream Break
  • Holiday Meal
  • Premium Bed

 Cats

  • Playtime
  • Cookies & Milk
  • Tuna on a Ritz
  • Activity Toy
  • Deluxe Kitty Bed

For more information, prices or to make an appointment, call (877) 4 WDW-PETS or (877) 493-9738, or visit the Best Friends Pet Care website.  Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

A white Maltese being groomed at Best Friends Pet Care

Grooming Salon

Pamper your pooch with a shampoo and style cut or a flea treatment, pedicure or skin treatment. For more information, prices or to make an appointment, call (877) 4 WDW-PETS or (877) 493-9738, or visit the Best Friends Pet Care website.  Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

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Required Documentation

All pets visiting Best Friends Pet Care must be up-to-date on their vaccines. Written proof is required from a veterinarian. Please bring a copy with you to present at check-in, or you may ask your veterinarian's office to fax it to (203) 840-5266 before you arrive. For information on vaccine requirements, please call (877) 4 WDW-PETS or (877) 493-9738. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

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  • For assistance with your Walt Disney World visit, please call (407) 939-5277.
  • 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM Eastern Time. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.
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