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Camp Bow Wow® Burnsville offers dog day care and overnight boarding and our highly-trained staff is dog gone passionate about providing safe, fun and individualized care for your four-legged family members.

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We are so happy to be a part of the Burnsville community and have gotten to know many wonderful pets (and their parents!) since we opened. Our whole staff would like to thank all our customers for letting us have, as we say, a 'Dog Gone Good' Time!

We think we are the best Camp Counselors your pup could have! Everyone on staff is a SERIOUS dog lover, with practical training in dog behavior certifications in pet first aid and dog CPR. All of us are eager to meet and greet you and your best canine buddy. Collectively we have many years of experience with dogs, and we promise to take the best possible care of your furry friends.

We spend all day at Day Camp, from early in the morning to late in the evening, watching over your Campers. We are the ones who give out the special Campfire TreatsTM each night before lights out, and tuck each Camper into their own spacious, comfy and clean Cabin.

We pride ourselves on getting to know your pup’s name, who their friends are, and just where they like to be scratched. We will take special care of your furry kids and make sure they have a PAW-some time at Camp. We look forward to meeting you and your furry friends!

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MEET THE OWNERS

 
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Jeff and Diana

Years Open: 11
We discovered Camp Bow Wow in 2005 and realized we could combine our love for animals with our customer service experience to create our own doggy heaven! We opened in September 2006 and have never looked back. We have met so many great people and awesome dogs and love every minute of it. We especially like the fact that Camp Bow Wow gives back to animals through their Camp Bow Wow Buddies Foundation - which helps rescue pets and also invests in finding a cure for canine and feline cancers

Fun Facts

Dream travel destination: Mo'orea
Favorite places in Minnesota: Temperance River and Crosslake
Favorite hobbies: Shooting pool and volleyball
Favorite breeds:
Rottweilers
Our dogs: Pancho (Lab), Ellie Mae (Saint Bernard) and Addie (Boxer mix - found in Mexico!)

 

MEET THE STAFF

 
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Scott - Camp Manager

Fun Facts

Favorite hobbies: Working out; hiking, biking and running
Favorite breed: Bull Terrier
Dream travel destination: Australia

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Erik - Camp Manager

Fun Facts

Interesting fact about me: I own two miniature donkeys.
Favorite breed: Black Lab
Dream travel destination: Scotland
Favorite hobby: Writing and graphic design
My dogs: Ella (Australian Shepherd) and Daphne (Lab)


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Jamie - Camp Scout

Fun Facts

Interesting fact about me: I went to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and studied abroad in England
Favorite hobbies Playing, coaching and watching soccer
Favorite breeds: Pugs, Shih Tzus and Yorkies
Dream travel destination: Norway
My Dog: Poppy (Biewer Terrier)


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Amy - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Interesting fact about me: I love working on cars! We own a 1923 Model T and are currently working on a 1950 Dodge Coronet
Favorite breed: Great Dane
Best thing about working at Camp: Being able to see the regular Campers, they are like family!
Favorite hobby: Dressing up for the Renaissance Festival
My Dog: Chief (Husky)

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Lizzie - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Favorite Breed: Australian Shepherd
Dream travel destination: Iceland
My favorite hobby is: Playing hockey
On my day off I... Hangout with friends!
My dog: Andie (Australian Shepherd

 
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Marissa - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Favorite hobbies: Swimming
Favorite breed: German Shepherd
Dream travel destination: Germany
Interesting fact about me: I'm also a scientist!
My dogs: Cinnamon (Lab mix) and Paprika (Coonhound)

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Kylie - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

My favorite hobby is... Drawing!
Favorite breed: Husky
Dream travel destination: Europe
On my day off I... Sleep!


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Mike - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Interesting fact about me: I'm an Eagle Scout
Favorite hobby: Collecting Pokemon Cards
Favorite breeds: English Bulldog
Dream travel destination: Ireland
My Dog: Spirit (Miniature Schnauzer) and Jasmine (Beagle mix)


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Jenn - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Interesting fact about me: I used to own 2 snakes, one of which was a 6'4 and still growing!
On my day off I... Go running!
Favorite hobby: Playing guitar
Dream travel destination: Australia
Favorite place in Minnesota: The Bluffs in Savage
My Dogs: Talia (Blue Heeler) and Lola (Husky)

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Trevor - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Favorite Breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
The best thing about working at Camp is... Playing with a vast diversity of dogs!
On my day off I... Spend time with my daughter and work in the yard
Interesting fact about me: I have climbed Worthington Glacier

 
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Taylor - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Favorite hobby: Reading
Favorite breed: Pitbull
Dream travel destination: New Zealand and Iceland
Interesting fact about me: I work at Valley Scare as a monster
My dogs: Cash (Parti Yorkie), Lucy (Yorkie), Gabby (Lab mix), Bentley (Great Dane/Lab) and Charlie (Border Collie)

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Jessica - Camp Counselor

Fun Facts

Interesting fact about me: I've worked with cheetahs, lions, tigers and bears
Favorite breed: Collies and Pitbulls
Dream travel destination: Kenya
Favorite hobbies: Writing and drawing

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Find out for yourself why pups (and their parents!) love Camp Bow Wow Burnsville. Schedule your dog’s FREE first day today!