A Home Away From Home!

Whether you are looking for a short stay day care or longer stays, we have the ideal solution to suit your needs

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Keeping your dog active

We have a large grass exercise area for the dogs to run and play

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Run by dog lovers

We have a genuine love of animals and aim to give every dog in our care the very best attention

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Welcome to Marsh Lea

The best for your pet!

Marsh Lea Boarding Kennels is owned and personally looked after by Jo & David Stevens. We have been involved with dogs for the last 15 years. We have several dogs of our own, mainly rescues, which include Border Collies, 2 Italian Spinones and a Saint Bernard. We have a genuine love of animals and aim to give every dog or cat in our care the very best attention.

Jo has a National Certificate in Animal Care and a special interest in Agility and Animal Welfare. David has attended the British Institute of Dog Training course an individually designed course and has a natural affinity for dogs.

We are happy to administer medication including insulin injections.

All dogs have enrichment opportunities while staying with us. This involves them doing what they like best, toys, treats, puzzles, fuss, games.

We are always willing to discuss your unique requirements. For more information or to discuss your needs please contact us.

Special Offers

Offer during March/April


Friday – Sunday Afternoons
Boarding for 1 dog only £29
Limited availability

Full payment required on booking Please mention offer 1

Please mention: OFFER 1

Special grooming days


Thursdays 2, 9 & 16 April
City and Guilds Qualified Groomer
Bath & tidy through to a full clip
Any size or breed of dog

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Holiday Dogs

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A fun, active environment

    All dogs have enrichment opportunities while staying with us. This involves them doing what they like best, toys, treats, puzzles, fuss, games.
    We have a large grass exercise area for the dogs to run and play.
    We have a new concrete play area with an assortment of toys to suit dogs who like to tug or fetch
    We have a small excersise area where the dogs can enjoy time away from their kennel.
    All our individual outdoor runs are now covered which allows our guests to spend time outside whilst remaining dry in wet weather.
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Our Team

Jo

Jo is the owner of Marsh Lea Kennels and personally looks after all the dogs that come to stay. She has an ofqual level 3 in animal management, and has many years experience in working with dogs of all sizes.

David

David maintains the grounds. He is very experienced with difficult dogs and helps out where necessary. He is usually responsible for the collection and delivery of dogs.

Sue

Sue joined the team last year and is invaluable with her organisational skills. Sue works mainly behind the scenes making sure that all the kennels are clean, and settling in our slightly more nervous guests. She also has 2 dogs of her own.

We're only 10-15 minutes drive from Butlins!

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