Pet Boarding Services


Little Traverse Bay Humane Society is centrally located between Harbor Springs and Petoskey and serves the surrounding communities in northern Michigan. LTBHS offers Dog Boarding and Puppy Boarding, Cat and Kitten Boarding and Doggie Daycare.

Whether it’s Daycare or Boarding, you can trust your pet will be well cared for by the professional animal caregivers at Little Traverse Bay Humane Society.

Dog and Cat Boarding

Each dog and cat boarded at Little Traverse Bay Humane Society will enjoy:

  • A spacious kennel with heated floors
  • Air conditioned kennel in summer
  • Outdoor kennels with heated concrete for warmth in the winter
  • Over an acre of fenced-in yard to romp and play.
  • Cats will enjoy a playroom with their own private quarters.

Dog Boarding Pick Up and Drop Off Hours

  • Monday-Saturday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday and holidays: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Dog and Cat Boarding Rates

  • $35: 1 dog in kennel
  • $60: 2 dogs in kennel
  • $85: 3 dogs in kennel
  • $20: 1 cat in kennel
  • $30: 2 cats in kennel
  • $40:  3 cats in kennel
Doggy Daycare

Boarding pick-up time is by 1 p.m. Monday – Saturday. Pick-ups later than 1 p.m. are permitted and will be charged an additional $20 fee for daycare excluding Sundays and holidays.

Please call 231-347-2384 or email to inquire about availability.

All dogs and cats are required to have current vaccinations from a veterinary clinic before boarding with us. Please bring proof of vaccinations at or before time of drop-off. All dogs are required to have current vaccinations from a veterinary clinic before coming to daycare with us.

Vaccination and Health Requirements


  • Rabies
  • Distemper
  • Bordetella
  • Canine Influenza
  • Negative Fecal Exam


  • Rabies
  • Feline Distemper
  • Negative Feline Leukemia Test
  • Negative Fecal Exam

Thanks to valuable clients, our pet boarding and grooming service provides critical revenue to provide care for the shelter animals who are awaiting their forever homes.