Sykesville Veterinary Clinic

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Going on out of town or on vacation? Let Sykesville Veterinary Clinic take the worry away! We offer clean, comfortable and affordable boarding services for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. Our highly trained team members who will care for your pet as if it were their own, and you can have peace of mind knowing that if your pet has a medical emergency, a veterinarian is just steps away.

Dog & Cat Boarding

All in our care receive lots of attention, exercise and socialization and the facility is overseen by our veterinary staff. Our boarding amenities include:

  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Indoor runs
  • Three daily on-leash walks
  • 24/7 professional veterinary access
  • Food, water and bedding for the duration of their stay
  • Separate boarding area for feline guests and pocket pets

Our spaces fill quickly, especially during summer, spring break, and holidays. We recommend you make your reservations as soon as your plans are confirmed. Please call us at (410) 549-7798 for rates for boarding rabbits, ferrets, and other small mammals.

Reservations and Health Requirements

All boarding clients must have reservations prior to coming to board to ensure that we have the space and the time for your pet. This is especially important during holidays and school vacation weeks. 

An emergency contact phone number must be provided to our staff at the time of boarding.

For the safety of all our boarders, we require proof that all pets have current vaccinations and be on internal and external parasite prevention.

Required Vaccinations and Preventives:


  • Rabies                                                           
  • Bordetella (kennel cough)
  • Canine influenza (CIV)
  • Flea/tick preventive


  • Rabies
  • Distemper
  • Flea/tick preventive

All pets found to have fleas or worms on arrival will be treated on the way in at the owner’s expense.  

Special Needs Pets

We always welcome pets with special medical, physical or emotional challenges. Our staff is trained to accommodate and address those needs, and you will have peace of mind knowing that your pet will be under the watchful eye of our veterinarians while you are away. We also have a hospitalization ward where your pet will be closely monitored by our veterinary technicians should any medical emergency arise.

For more information or to reserve your pet’s stay with us, call (410) 549-7798.