City Kennels

Operated by the City of Coquitlam, this dog boarding service offers a safe and reliable home away from home where quality care is a priority. Trained staff will care for your pets who are treated as special guests.

Kennel Hours of Operation

We encourage clients to have their dogs dropped off or picked up at least half an hour before closing. Our hours of operation are:
Monday to Friday
9 am to 8 pm.

Saturday, Sunday and Holidays
10 am to 4 pm.

Closed on Christmas and New Year's Day.


Guests can enjoy:

  • Spacious indoor/outdoor kennels
  • Heated floors
  • Daily exercise
  • Dog owners are required to bring their dog’s own food / treats.
  • Special care and attention from experienced, trained City of Coquitlam staff

Dog Requirements

To ensure the health and well-being of our guests, all dogs must:

  • Be at least four months old
  • Have a current dog licence
  • Be up-to-date on all vaccinations (rabies, distemper, parvovirus and kennel cough)

Boarding Fees

Boarding fees are as follows:

  • $28 per night for one dog
  • $42 per night for a shared kennel; limit of two animals from the same family, max 100 pounds total
  • $56 per night for the double kennel (side-by-side kennels with adjoining door), limited availability

A first night, non-refundable deposit is required upon booking.