Where pet care is personal

Bring your pet to stay and play with us — and your best friend will quickly become one of ours, too.
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"This Week Only" March Deals!
*Not available in Florida.

Hurry to catch our one-week-only March deals! This week (March 1st - 5th) - Get $50 Unlimited Doggy Day Camp for the week of March 8th - 12th! Check back for a new special deal each week this March!

Manager

Welcome to Best Friends Chestnut Ridge!

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Hi, I’m Bob, Center Manager of Chestnut Ridge. I’m an avid animal lover with much experience in the pet service industry, including studying dog behavior with various trainers and in a group environment and transporting rescue animals throughout the east coast. At Best Friends, our staff provides the best care for your pets in a cozy atmosphere. You can be certain that we will treat your pets as if they were our own.

Bob

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269 Red Schoolhouse Rd.

Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

(845) 371-4000

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We’re Now Open!

Mon-Sat: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun: 9:00 AM – 1 PM

Closed on Holidays
Check-Out Time: Noon

Email: [email protected]
Fax: (845) 371-3672

(Check out time waived if grooming service is scheduled)

Amenities available at this location

Standard Suites
Standard Suites
Kitty City
Kitty City
Indoor Playrooms
Indoor Playrooms
Outdoor Playrooms
Outdoor Playrooms
Playground Equipment
Playground Equipment
Luxury Bedding Options
Luxury Bedding Options
Room Service
Room Service
Medications Administered
Medications Administered
Pocket Pets
Pocket Pets
Web Cams
Web Cams

The leaders in pet hospitality

Over 25 years of loving and caring for our best pals.

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Since 1995

Pack leaders for over two decades

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Nationwide

30 locations (and growing) across 16 states

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All-Inclusive

Eat, sleep, drink and play under one roof

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Safety 1st

Your pet’s well-being is our priority

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Employee Owned

We love our work and are here to stay

About Us

Four ways for your pet to make friends

Whether your dog, cat, or pocket pet is in our care for days or just an hour, we’ll form a genuine bond. We’ll get to know them for who they are and love them for it (no matter how quirky they may be).

Boarding / Play & Stay

Boarding / Play & Stay

Doggy Day Camp

Doggy Day Camp

Grooming

Grooming

Training

Training

Boarding / Play & Stay

Your pet’s perfect getaway starts here. Think spacious, crate-free suites, daytime play sessions and lots of ways to customize their experience.

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Reviewer

Very accommodating and always friendly and welcoming. They take great care of Lilly!

Maria Lichorobiec
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Doggy Day Camp
Doggy Day Camp
Doggy Day Camp

Doggy Day Camp

Wouldn’t we all love to spend our days playing with pals? Your pup can live the dream at our safe, social and supervised day camp.

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Reviewer

Accommodations are fabulous! Charlie loves the entire place – staff friendly and welcoming. Thank you, you are the best.

Amy Rappaport
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Puppy Play Group
Puppy Play Group
Puppy Play Group

Puppy Play Group

Let your puppy play in a supervised pack environment that will teach them proper socialization, manners and play skills to prepare them for adult Doggy Day Camp and adulthood.

*Currently NOT available in our Florida locations.

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Let your puppy play in a supervised pack environment that will teach them proper socialization, manners and play skills to prepare them for adult Doggy Day Camp and adulthood. [Currently NOT available in our Florida locations.]

Best Friends Pet Hotel
Grooming
Grooming
Grooming

Grooming

From haircuts to nail trimming to total makeovers, our expert stylists offer a full range of services to make your pet feel great in their fur.

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Reviewer

Over the past five years I have bringing my Sheltie, Brandy to Best Friends and am extremely pleased with their professionalism, the quality of the services, and attention to detail.

Jeff A.
Training
Training
Training

Training

Teach them new tricks at any age with our variety of pet training programs, including private as well as group classes.

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Reviewer

A very pleasant and accommodating personnel. Extremely nice, thanks.

Wolfgang Koch

Design their perfect experience

Bedtime stories, ice cream cones, extra cuddle time and more. Choose from an extensive menu of activities, extra services and upgrades to make your pet’s visit everything they’d ever ask for (if they could).

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We can't wait to meet our newest BFF.

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  • Best Friends Home Office
  • 535 Connecticut Ave, Suite 305
  • Norwalk, CT, 06854
  • (203) 750-5200