National K-9 Offers Year Round Boarding and Bath Services

If you are current or new customer, please contact us at 614-864-8808, email us at or click here to make reservations

National K-9 offers year-round pet boarding services for dogs in the Columbus, Ohio and Central Ohio areas.  Our climate-controlled boarding complex has a fresh air ventilation system that offers year-round temperature control.  All dogs are provided with individual accommodations that are cleaned and disinfected twice daily.  We will provide bowls, chew toys and bedding (upon request) for no additional charge.  Our caring staff hand-walks the dogs multiple times a day, including late at night at no additional charge.  Our staff records each dog’s daily eating, elimination and behavior throughout its stay.  At checkout, a staff member will review the details of your dog’s stay.

About Our Services

National K-9 is located directly off of I-270 just north of Broad Street on the east side of Columbus. We are conveniently located near John Glenn Columbus International Airport, Gahanna, Reynoldsburg, Blacklick, Whitehall, Bexley, East Columbus, New Albany, Pataskala, Pickerington, and Westerville. If you are interested in your dog receiving professional training during its boarding stay, visit our Dog Training page for additional information.

We invite you to stop in for a tour of our kennels, Monday – Friday, 9:00am to 10:00am or 5:00pm to 6:00pm and Saturday 10:00am to 4:00pm, no appointment necessary. To make boarding reservations or for more information contact our business office at 614-864-8808 or click the link below.

2023 Boarding Rate & Information

Type Weight Rate (per overnight)
Toy Dogs 1 – 19 lbs $34
Small Dogs 20 – 40 lbs $36
Medium Dogs 41 – 60 lbs $39
Large Dogs 61 – 90 lbs $42
Giant Dogs 91 lbs and over $46

Contact our business office at 614-864-8808 to confirm availability and to schedule.  You may also submit a request by selecting below:

Boarding Reservation Request

There is an additional $15.00 charge for dogs that board during the following major holidays: New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day.  Boarding during these major holidays require a two night minimum and start deposit.  

All rates are subject to change without advanced notice. 

Drop-off and Pick-up Times:

Monday and Friday: 9:00am – 11:00am and 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 9:00am – 10:00am and 5:00pm – 6:00pm.

Saturday:  9:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday and major holidays: 4:00pm – 5:00pm (pre-paid pick-up only).

National K-9 special business hours for pick-up and drop-off:  Business hours for pick-up and drop-off on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve will be 9:00am to 12:00pmThe business office will be closed on December 25, 2023 and January 1, 2024 for observance of the holidays.  Pick-up (for pre-paid customers) is  available on from 4:00pm to 5:00pm on Christmas Day 2023 and New Year’s Day 2024.   

Boarding Reservation Request

If you are current or new customer, please contact us at 614-864-8808, email us at or click here to make reservations

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