Lobby Hours

The lobby is closed for public daycare, arrivals and departures on the following days: New Year’s Day, Independence Day (4th of July), Thanksgiving, Christmas.

Minimum Stay

During our Peak/Holiday periods we require a two (2) night minimum for all boarding reservations. For Christmas and Thanksgiving, and New Years, we require a three (3) night minimum. You may, of course, stay for a shorter duration, but will be charged for a minimum stay.


Peak/holiday rates are higher for Boarding services, however discounts for additional pet guests, from the same family are still honored. Holiday rates apply at a flat fee per room, per night.

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2021 Peak/Holiday Dates

*Please note the lobby is closed for public daycare, pick up and drop off on July 4th, Thanksgiving Day, December 25th and January 1st each year.

  • January 1-2 (Lobby Closed January 1st)
  • April 2nd-5th
  • May 28th-31st
  • July 1st-6th (Lobby Closed July 4th)
  • September 3rd-6th
  • October 8th-11th
  • November 22nd-30th (Lobby Closed November 25th)
  • December 17th-31st (Lobby Closed December 25th)


Jan 1st-3rd (Lobby Closed January 1st)


All services during peak/holiday periods require a confirmed reservation.

Extended Stays

Extended stays are available during Peak/Holiday periods. Please call for more information.


Cancellations during Peak/Holiday periods must be made within the time frame listed below. Boarding cancellations or no shows will result in your credit card on file will be charged $50, unless otherwise noted.

*The Pawington also reserves the right to incur the full original charge for shortened stays during Holiday/Peak Periods*

  • Grooming: 1 day prior to appointment. Since grooming is independently contracted by The Pawington, late cancellations will incur the full charge of the groom (even if the groom is rescheduled).
  • Boarding: 3 days or more before date of arrival *