Dog Sitting and Dog Boarding in Kettering

01536 609636
Get In Touch
Best In Category TrustPilot 5 star Pet CareAs Seen On TV dog sitting barking mad

If you want to discuss anything...

Get In Touch
Catherine Martin Barking Mad Dog Sitting Home Boarding Kettering Web


We provide the very best dog home boarding near you in Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough & Thrapston. Dogs deserve a holiday too!


“There’s a saying “a home without a dog is just a house” – I couldn’t agree more!”

About Me

Hello fellow dog lovers! My name is Cathy and I live in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside and I am proud to provide the Barking Mad home boarding dog sitting service for the Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough, Thrapston and surrounding areas.

If you are worried about who will look after your dog while you are away from home then look no further! Barking Mad provides a top-quality dog sitting service which is tailored to meet the specific needs of your beloved dog, whether that’s walks at 8am or cuddles at 8pm.

As an alternative to kennels we specialise in providing home from home care for your dog with a host family who are experienced dog owners, and will make sure your dog has a holiday too! We make all the arrangements to ensure that your holiday, and your dog’s, are as stress free as possible.

Having been brought up with dogs I completely understand how important it is to find the right care for your dog while you’re away, even if just for a short break.

I’m not sure if it was the nagging from my siblings and I or because he’s a big softie but when I was about 10 my Dad came home with Kim – a beautiful rough collie who he rehomed from a family near where he worked. My Dad still jokes that my sister cried and kept saying “Is she really ours?”. We’ve had dogs in the family ever since.

The first dog of my own was a Springer Spaniel called Bracken who I affectionately refer to as the ‘lager lout’ of the dog world! He was nearly 17 when he went to the big kennel in the sky and was truly my best friend. As a complete contrast I now share my home with Lillie the Beagle, who occasionally gets referred to as Lady Lilliana, and loves nothing more than a belly rub. Well unless there’s food around of course!


Lillie In The Fields Barking Mad Dog Sitting Home Boarding Kettering


If you’re still unsure about Barking Mad then take a look at our TrustPilot reviews below and Facebook page to see what some of our customers and hosts say about our pet care service. I’m sure you’ll be impressed!

If you are interested in dog boarding or becoming one of our dog cuddling hosts in the Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough and Thrapston areas and want to find out more please ring  01536 609636 or email:

I look forward to meeting you soon!


Read More

Areas Covered

I'm delighted to provide our service in the following towns and surrounding areas:

View All Areas
  • Arthingworth
  • Barton Seagrave
  • Brigstock
  • Broughton
  • Bulwick
  • Burton Latimer
  • Caldecott
  • Clipston
  • Corby
  • Cottingham
  • Cransley
  • Deene
  • Desborough
  • East Carlton
  • East Farndon
  • Foxton
  • Geddington
  • Great Bowden
  • Great Easton
  • Great Oakley
  • Great Oxendon
  • Gretton
  • Hallaton
  • Isham
  • Kettering
  • Little Oakley
  • Loddington
  • Lubenham
  • Market Harborough
  • Mawsley
  • Medbourne
  • Orlingbury
  • Pytchley
  • Ringstead
  • Rockingham
  • Rothwell
  • Rushton
  • Sibbertoft
  • Stanion
  • Titchmarsh
  • Thrapston
  • Weldon
  • West Langton
  • Weston by Welland
  • Woodford


My Prices

  • One off initial registration meeting £35
  • Daily boarding rate £24
  • Daily boarding rate for additional dogs £18
  • Collection and delivery £35

Let's Get Social

See Our Videos