Dog Boarding, Grooming & Training in Birmingham, West Midlands & Worcestershire

Dog Boarding, Grooming & Training in Birmingham, West Midlands

Established in 1953, Karenswood Kennels are not your average dog boarding kennel. Karenswood is the oldest established and most experienced organisation of its kind in the world. Specialist dog training techniques and procedures originated by Karenswood have evolved to become the accepted standard practice in dog work across the world.

Having established Police, Customs and Military Dog Training Centres for the governments of 27 countries, Karenswood (International) Ltd has the experience and capability to provide the most professional care for your dog during its stay with us.


Opening Hours

As staff are in attendance all day, every day of the year, Karenswood do not insist upon appointments, allowing customers to call at their own convenience throughout the day between the hours shown below.

The kennels are open seven days a week as follows:

Drop Off & Collection

9am - 1pm  &  2pm - 5pm​

We do ask that you please respect our lunch hour closure 1pm - 2pm.

Viewing Times

10am - 12noon  &  2pm - 3pm

Additional Information

We are proud to be a kennels who provide owners with the flexibility to call in at any point during the day, within the hours detailed above.

There can be no allowance for late drop off or collection.

Outgoing dogs not collected by 5pm will automatically overnight until the next day  -  incurring a further days charge which is payable on collection.

Whilst kennel staff are on duty 365 days a year, the kennels close for intakes and outgoings on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.