Bookings Form

Acres Fold Boarding Kennels
Licensed by the Local Authority and complying with the 
Animal Boarding Establishment Act 1963

Acres Fold Boarding Kennels is administered by Border Collie Trust GB, a rescue organisation devoted to the rescue, care, rehoming and welfare of Border Collies. Not only can you enjoy your holiday, safe in the knowledge of your dogs care and comfort but you can also help the Trust to continue its much needed work from the revenue generated by the Boarding Kennels.

Acres Fold Boarding Kennels is situated on a 4.5 acre site in the Staffordshire countryside. The accommodation is purpose built and was officially opened in 2001. The exclusive block is fully enclosed, allowing staff to give each resident dog ample care and attention during their holiday at Acres Fold.

The site has a 2.5 acre paddock in which dogs are exercised 3 times a day. 

Our standard food supplied is Arden Grange, however if you wish to keep your dog on its normal diet we are happy for you to supply your own food.


Our current charges are £12.00 per day. £10.75 per dog for two or more dogs sharing a kennel.

From 1st January 2018 our charges will be £12.50p per day. £11.00 per dog for two or more dogs sharing a kennel.

A non-refundable deposit of 20% of the invoice total is requested when placing a booking and bookings of 5 days or less are requested to be paid in full prior to the date of admission. Our preferred methods of payment are cash or credit/debit card. 

We are unable to accept cheques for boarding payments.

In the event of early collection, all days booked must be paid for.


All dogs must have been vaccinated within 12 months of the proposed date of leaving the kennels.

We require the original vaccination card to be presented on arrival for each booking, we will retain the card and return to you on collection of your dog

We strongly recommend that all dogs are vaccinated against Infectious Bronchitis (Kennel Cough).

Acres Fold will not be held liable for any disease incubating, or any condition existing prior to boarding, or natural death occurring in the kennels.

Every effort is made to ensure that only healthy dogs are accepted.


If you would like to know more about the kennels or to make a reservation please telephone us, 9am to 4.30pm on 01889 577058

The kennels are open for viewing, delivering and collecting between 9am - 12 noon and 2pm - 5pm every day. Please note the boarding kennels are closed between 12.30 and 2pm every day and also closed on Christmas Day

We can also be contacted by E-mail for information or to check on kennel availability.