VCA Durant Road Animal Hospital

Raleigh Dog Boarding

At VCA Durant Road Pet Resort, our goal is to provide a clean, safe and caring environment for your pet while you are away. The entire facility is climate controlled and also has 24 hour stereo radio piped throughout the Pet Resort. Dogs are placed in outdoor runs twice a day for up to 20 minutes. Cats are in their condos the whole time unless you sign them up for Catnasium time.


We offer 4 different size runs for dogs based on your pet’s size and needs. Runs sizes include: 3x6, 4x10, 10x10 & the executive suite for those pets that do better by themselves. For our feline friends we offer condos in a separate are from our canine friends. You can reserve a single, double or triple condo. Please call for pricing.

Vaccine Requirements

  1. All dogs must be current on all immunizations to stay in the Pet Resorts
  2. Vaccines required for dogs are DHPP, Rabies, Lepto, and Bordetella (kennel cough).
  3. Dogs must a current negative heartworm test and negative fecal test within last 6 months.


You are more than welcome to bring any belonging that will make your pet feel more comfortable while here for their stay. We do provide bowls, blankets & some toys while they are here. If you wish to bring belongings please label them with your pets name so that we can assure they get returned to you at your pets check out.


We provide Science Diet Sensitive Stomach food for all the boarders. If your pet is on a "special" diet please feel free to bring their food with you. We typically feed twice a day but can work with your pets needs if they feeding schedule is different.


  • Extra walks $4.50/day
  • Cot rental $1.50/day
  • Happy Hour (ice cream for dogs) $2-$3
  • Nail trim $20

Please print and fill out the attached boarding form and bring it with you when you drop off your dog(s) to board.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, please VSH (Veterinary Specialty Hospital) at 919-861-0109