Putting your pets first at our friendly family-run cattery & kennels, providing loving care for your dog or cat

Dog Boarding Kennels

We welcome all breeds, sizes and ages of dogs. Your dog’s comfort and happiness is our primary concern, all rooms have heating and raised beds. We provide daily woodland walks, an exercise and play paddock.

Dog Day Care

For those times when you are going to be away from home for a few hours or out for the day, our doggy day care is ideal! You can rest assured that your best friend will be well looked after, safe and happy in our care.


Our cattery facilities are housed in their own block and provide a warm, comfortable environment for your cat. All our cat chalets are equipped with toys and scratching posts as well as a raised bed.

Dog Boarding Kennels & Cattery in Budby, near Warsop, Mansfield, Chesterfield, Newark & Worksop

Kingstand Kennels & Cattery is located in Budby in a quiet rural area of Sherwood Forest nestled amongst an array of woodland providing a tranquil environment for your pets stay. Dogs staying with us can enjoy time in our secure outdoor exercise area or forest walks. As an experienced and fully licensed kennels and cattery we are perfectly situated to offer the best residential experience for your pets.

The staff we have are specialists in the care of dogs and cats with years of experience and a passion for taking care of animals.

As a family-run business with our own dogs and cats we know just how much your pets mean to you, so when you have to go away you can trust they are happy and safe with us.  We pride ourselves on providing our guests with that little bit of extra care and attention treating them as our own, to ensure that they settle in and helping them feel content and at home during their stay with us. We want your pets to enjoy their stay with us and take great care to ensure they are happy, warm, well-fed and well exercised.

Viewings at our kennels and cattery are welcome, please call in and say hello! We are easy to find located on the A616 between Cuckney and Budby within easy reach of Edwinstowe, Clipstone, Retford, Worksop, Mansfield, Mansfield WoodhouseChesterfield, Newark, Bothamsall, Forest Town, Kneesall, Bawtry, Tickhill,  Cresswell, Rainworth, Ollerton, Warsop and Tuxford. We advise booking as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Please contact us if you would like more information or would like to discuss bringing your pet to Kingstand Lodge.

Dog Boarding Kennels & Cattery near Worksop & Mansfield

See what our customers have to say…

Used this kennels for years, very friendly great service, just like friends


My family and I have used kingstand for over 20 years now.

I can say we have always been happy in the knowledge that our cats and dogs were in good hands here.

The staff are pleasent and attentive, would highly recommend this boarding kennel/cattery to anyone.

My dog has just come home from his little holiday at Kingstand Lodge , he came out clean , happy , and obviously had been well taken care of.

Lovely place with nice sized kennels, very clean and kennels all have a lovely open view onto the field.

Staff were very friendly and accommodating and nothing was to much trouble.


Lovely kennels and staff, my dog was well looked after when picked him up he had been bathed and his bedding freshly washed, defiantly use again thankyou for taking care of him.