Here at Dogwood, we provide Luxury Pet Accommodation and Day Care Services. We strive to provide our canine guests with facilities and a range of activities and services that will exceed your expectations.

We pride ourselves in providing fun and fulfilling days for our guests with a strong emphasis on exercise, health and encouraging good behaviour. Pet owners can select a variety of activities and selections from our guest menus to make their pets stay varied, stimulating and enjoyable.

Wanna be in our Gang!


Do you share our passion to care for Pets, and would you love to work with a hard working, vibrant and energetic team? If you are prepared to walk our miles, dedicated to our DOGWOOD ethos and you meet our qualifying criteria, please reach out to us, with a full C.V and personal statement no later than *09 AUGUST 22*

We require applications that have Animal care/Management Level 2/3 or proven /qualifying dog handling or previous kennelling experience of a minimum one year ( references required) Must be available for flexible working hours, some split shifts and be very physically fit.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via email. Send for attention of Erne@DOGWOOD / Info@dogwoodpetresort.com

Our rooms and family suites are spacious and feature underground heating and each room benefits from its own large individual out door run. We provide comfy beds, blankets and orthopedic beds for our guests advanced in years and the same quality of facilities are provided for our day care guests during their important rest period whilst enjoying their day. Our facilities are covered with Fire and intruder alarms and CCTV systems, we also have staff living on site to ensure the safety and well being of our guests.

The Dogwood Kitchen will prepare all the meals to owners specific requirements and we stock a variety of kibble and wet food, we also provide a menu for guests that are allowed to indulge. We will accommodate customers that prefer to supply their own food and treats.

Team Dogwood enjoy demonstrating the fun of a Dogwood day by photographing their pet during their stay, we use Facebook to keep in contact with out customers we also offer P-UPdates as an additional service for those pet owners which need a little more feedback during their pets stay.

Our Services

State of the art facilities


Day Care


Daily walks and activity programmes

Oversized rooms and family suites

Underground heating

Ministry approved/on site staff

Food and Salon Menu

Pet Taxi


Opening Hours

Monday 9:00 am – 10:30 am, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Tuesday 9:00 am – 10:30 am, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Wednesday Closed – (Open for Grooming Bookings)

Thursday 9:00 am – 10:30 am, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Friday 9:00 am – 10:30 am, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Saturday 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Sunday 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Early Paws, Weekdays Service 07:15-07:45, more on Services Page

Bank Holidays, closed and exceptional closures are advised on Facebook


Trek is a big part of the Dogwood experience, either a Trek up the Dogwood Hills, a Trek in the Woodlands or a Trek on the local beach. Dogs return to dogwood always exhausted and happy from a dogs favourite exercise.


Delicious Dogwood dinners with a selection of meals to dig into. Meals include Juicy Sushi, The All Day Breakfast, The Sausage Sizzler, Salmon, Chicken or Beef Dinner and the “Big Sam” signature dish of our Dogwood Regular.

Pet Taxi

Dogwood’s secure air conditioned taxi service with individual pet pods to safely transport your pets. Visit our services page for pricing and further information.

Parties and Events

Our Dogwood Team loves a party and its our Guests favourite experience during their stay, Dogwood Trick or Treating, Christmas Dinners and even a Dogwood Valentines Day.

108 Crawfordsburn Road
Newtownards, Belfast
BT23 4UJ
United Kingdom