News and Events

Vacation Reservations


 We  have limited space in the summer and on holidays,  Reservations made for boarding between certain dates require a deposit.  The deposit is credited to the dog’s stay. If you change or cancel your reservation at least seven days before your scheduled stay, your deposit will be refunded or applied to your account.  Cancellations or changes made to shorten your stay, 7 or less days  before your stay, will result in a forfeit of your deposit.

While you’re making plans for vacation  fun don’t forget to make your dog’s vacation plans! Summer/Holiday reservations fill fast.  If you are looking to board with us for the first time, please see our Getting Started Boarding page for more details on how to get started.

Competition Corner

Upcoming Competition
Agility: Dog-Gone Fun agility class dogs will soon be competing at several trials this Fall in North Carolina, Tennessee, and Florida.

K9 Nose Work®:  K9 Nose Adventures, LLC is hosting a winter trial 2020. K9 Nose Work Competition dates TBA all North Carolina locations.

Dogs will be traveling to Virginia, Maryland and Georgia this Fall to compete in  K9 Nose Work® Trials sponsored by NACSW (National Association of Canine Scent Work ). Dogs will compete in four searches: containers, interior room, exterior area and vehicles.

Good Luck to all our Agility and K9 Nose Work® participants!

Kudos Korner

Congratulations to Summit Dogs
Breeze – Cheri Moore

Congratulations to Elite Champion Dogs
Breeze – Cheri Moore, Charlie Brown – Robin Setzer

Congratulation to Elite 3 Dogs
Breeze – Cheri Moore, Charlie Brown – Robin Setzer, Nancy Osborne – Bayleigh & Quinn

Congratulation to Elite 2 Dogs
Breeze – Cheri Moore, Charlie Brown – Robin Setzer, Nancy Osborne – Bayleigh & Quinn

Congratulations to the Elite dogs
Finley – Lisa Busko, Breeze & Storm- Cheri Moore, Bayleigh & Quinn – Nancy Osborne, Charlie Brown – Robin Setzer

Congratulations to the  NW3 dogs
Finley – Lisa Busko, Storm & Breeze – Cheri Moore, Bayleigh, Quinn  & Dugan – Nancy Osborne, Charlie & Tasha – Robin Setzer, Keller – Jan Wilson, Charlie – Annette Joyce, Lexi – Debbie Crews, Molly & Honey – Lisa Powers, Fawkes & Kat – Chris Von Kap-Herr

Congratulations to the  NW2 dogs  Finley – Lisa Busko, Breeze and Storm –  Cheri Moore,   Bayleigh, Quinn, and Dugan – Nancy Osborne , Charlie and Tasha – Robin Setzer, Truman – Lori Worley, Ed – Jessica Scheurman, Keller & Levi – Jan Wilson,  Lacey – Barbara Hook, Molly, Honey – Lisa Powers, Charlie – Annette Joyce, Kat – Chris Von Kap-Herr, Ari – Donna Manders

Congratulations to the NW1 dogs Zena – Dolores Calore,  Buddy – Marty Cogswell, Honey and Molly – Lisa Powers, Tasha – Robin Setzer, Kiwi, Levi & Magic – Jan Wilson, Kodi and Lexi – Debbie Crews, Charlie – Annette Joyce, Monroe and Ruby – Judy Zollicoffer, Lyric & Judo – DeLisa Parker, Grace – Barbara Hook

Agility Kudos : Dog-Gone Fun dogs competed at a Canine Performance Event in Mebane, NC August 23-24. Also several teams competed in an AKC Agility Trial in Concord, NC August 11 and the 2013 CPE Nationals in June.

Lucky and Robin Sowell in Fullhouse Level 1 earned a qualifying score and 4th place.

Razzle and Mary Rizzolo earned 5/5 qualifying scores. Mary and Razzle competed at CPE 2013 Nationals in June.

Kodi and Debbie Crews in Jackpot earned a qualifying score and placed 2nd. Kodi also finished her AKC Novice Agility title August 11 in Concord, NC !!!

Bella and Robin Foster finished her AKC OAJ title in Concord, NC. Bella placed 1st in AKC Excellent Jumpers and earned a qualifying score.  Bella competed at the 2013 CPE Nationals in June placing 3rd in Jumpers and 2nd place in Colors !!!!

Paw Prints

3rd Annual Paws & Pints  hosted by Dog-Gone Fun

Raised over $3000 for the Kernersville Police Dog Retirement Fund at the April 22, 2016 event

Where: Dog-Gone Fun
When: Saturday, April 22, 2017Paws&Pints_Logo_web
Hours: 11-4 pm
Dog-Gone Fun will be open for tours only

Kernersville K9 Police Demos                    

K9 Nose Work®             Disc Dog Demos

  • Taste local brews in the Beer Garden!
  • Grab a bite to eat from the Food Trucks!
  • Shop a variety of local vendors!
  • 50/50 raffle and live auction!


Canine Capers held April 2016 at Oak Ridge Park, Oak Ridge was a fun venue for Dog-Gone Fun to meet pets and their owners. Dog-Gone Fun dogs’ demonstrated Agility, Disc Dogs and K9 Nose Work.

Dog-Gone Fun was at the Triad Dog Games May 16-17 at Tanglewood Park in Clemmons.

K9 Nose Work®:  Dog-Gone Fun co-hosted three days of K9 Nose Work Competition  May 1-3, 2015  Greensboro, North Carolina where 100 dogs competed.

Pitbulls and Parolees (air date 12/7/13)
Animal Planet filmed a segment for Pitbulls and Parolees at Dog-Gone Fun to air in December. Jan Wilson, CPDT, was glad to assist the TV show with some training demos on the agility field.

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