Dog & Cat Boarding in Wayne, NJ

At North Jersey Animal Hospital, we understand that it can be difficult to leave your pet in someone else’s care, which is why we offer Minimal Hospital Care services at our animal hospital in Wayne, NJ. The relationships that we build with both our clients and their pets is important to us and we appreciate our clients entrusting us with their pet’s care – medical or otherwise. We offer overnight MHC for both dogs and cats at our facility and can assure you that your pet is in safe and compassionate hands with our veterinary team.

Boarding Requirements for Dogs & Cats

With the safety and health of our patients in mind, we require that all dogs and cats in MHC at our facility be up to date on their vaccines and annual parasite testing. Your pet’s health is our main priority. We have developed these requirements and MHC protocols to minimize the risk of spreading diseases between pets and patients in our hospital.


For dogs, we require that the following are up to date:

  • DHPP (distemper) vaccine
  • Bordetella vaccine
  • Rabies vaccine
  • Heartworm test
  • Fecal exam


For cats, we require that the following are up to date:

  • FVRCP vaccine
  • Rabies vaccine
  • FELV/FIV test
  • Fecal exam

Features of Our Pet Boarding Facility

While your dog or cat is boarding with us, their experience at our hospital will include the following services and amenities:

Spacious room options
Comfortable blankets and bedding
All dogs are walked several times daily and checked on frequently
All cats are assessed at least three times daily and checked on frequently
Feeding at least twice daily as per your pet’s normal routine at home
Food options (bring from home or use our options in-clinic)

If your pet needs to be boarded, please reach out to us to schedule their reservation at North Jersey Animal Hospital!

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