Creatures Great & Small

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As an established pet care center in Charlottesville, VA, we always pays close attention to the overall physical and emotional health of the animals to ensure they're a happy, healthy pet!


  • Experienced in all dogs & cats
  • Health, well-being of all animals imperative
  • No toxins used at any time
  • Hand stripping for ultimate coat on terriers
  • No cage drying for your pet's safety

Boarding & Daycare

  • Ideal for every breed from toy to giant
  • Rehabilitation & geriatric care
  • Special care of nervous & aggressive animals
  • Puppy preschool, day care
  • Basic obedience

Boarding & Daycare Rates and Information

Here at Creatures, we base the care on the individual pet's needs, not the weight of the pet.


  • Dogs: $30.00/night
  • Cats: $15.00/night

There is a fee of $15 for dogs and $7.50 for cats that are picked-up after NOON.

Long-Term Boarding: Boarding periods of one week or greater must be paid in advance. Discounts for multiple pets and long-term stays may only be authorized by management. These are only given by request.

As of April 1, 2022, the rates will increase to $35.00/night for dogs, and $20.00/night for cats. Half-day charges will still apply for pick-ups after 12 noon. Those charges will be $17.50 and $10.00, for dogs and cats respectively.


  • $25.00/day

Daycare is only offered Monday - Friday. Pets that attend Monday through Friday will be expected to pay for four days and will receive one day free.

Holiday Policy

  • There is a three-night minimum. If the reservation is for the minimum and you pick up early, you will be charged for the three-night minimum.
  • There is a 72-hour cancellation policy. Any change of reservation, or cancellation requires 72-hours’ notice to allow us to fill your reservation. Failure to provide 72-hours’ notice, results in a 2-night penalty.
  • Reservations must be held with a Credit Card, which will be billed (the 2-day penalty) in the event of cancellation or reservation change within the 72-hour period prior to original reservation.

2022 Holiday Blocks

During the following dates, Holiday Policies are in effect.

  • Easter: April 13-18, closed for pick-up and drop-off on April 17
  • Memorial Day: May 25-31, closed for pick-up and drop-off on May 30
  • Independence Day: June 29-July 4, closed for pick-up and drop-off on July 4
  • Labor Day: August 31-September 5, closed for pick-up and drop-off on September 5
  • Thanksgiving: November 21-27, closed for pick-up and drop-off on November 24
  • Christmas though New Year’s Eve: December 19 – December 31, closed for pick-up and drop-off on December 25 and January 1, 2023