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Top Quality Boarding and Grooming Services

More than 25 years of experience, Serving the Aurora and Naperville, IL areas with quality animal care

apolda kennels

Apolda Kennels provides exceptional boarding and grooming services for dogs and cats, as well as one on one training for dogs. Our goal is to provide boarding services that make a pet feel at home and grooming services that will help a pet feel safe and comfortable. Our grooming services will ensure the health and appearance of your dog, 3 pounds or 100 pounds

We offer personalized training for your dog- problem solving, general manner, or comp obedience. We are proud to offer experienced dog training sessions to help mold your furry pal into a well-adjusted member of the family.

The Pet Lover’s Kennel



Pets don’t relish being away from their homes and apart from the people who love them, but Apolda Kennels always makes their experience fun, comfortable, and as close to their home environment as possible.

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It is always important to the health and hygiene of an animal to be well groomed. Our grooming services include bathing, brush-out, nail trimming, ear cleaning, and anal expression. We also offer haircuts.

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Dog Training

Apolda Kennels believes there is no such thing as a bad dog. Instead they might just be undertrained. Pretty much any canine companions’ behavior can be altered with training sessions and we have the skills and experience to help mold your dog.

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Reservations for boarding can be made by phone, and are highly recommended. We fill up over major holidays, so please plan accordingly. Walk-ins for boarding and grooming are welcome, space provided.

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Why Choose Us

  • Experience

    For more than 35 years, we have provided expert boarding, grooming, and training services to the pets of Aurora, Fox Valley, and Naperville, IL.

  • Specialized service

    Every animal has its own personality and character traits. Our services are tailored around your particular pet and will carry-out any special requests from the pet owner whenever possible.

  • Pet Owners Serving Pet Owners

    We have pets at home and we deeply love them. This love and specific attention will filter down to your animals when you entrust their care with us.

About Us

Apolda Kennels was established in 1979 when the owner realized he had a deep love of animals after adopting his first dog. We truly have a passion for dogs and cats and take care of them on an individualized basis. We spend the time needed to groom or train a pet and never cut corners along the way.

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Our clients often ask us why it is so important for a pet to receive several yearly grooming sessions. There are several benefits to keeping your pet clean and groomed that go above and beyond the way the animal looks, feels, and smells. These benefits include:

  • Better behavior
  • Extend healthy lives
  • Improve mental states
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