A place to breathe.

Set in the beautiful hills above the village of Crawshawbooth in the Rossendale valley, Willows Wags and Whiskers is a wonderful place to holiday your animals. 
Willows has a passion for caring for animals so you can be sure your pet will receive first class care and attention. 
Willows is staffed by true animal lovers who will always put the needs and welfare of your pet first. We are fully licensed by Rossendale council. 

The boarding kennels and cattery was established in 2009 and our brilliant reputation has spread far and wide. We welcome pets from all over Lancashire.
Willows Wags and Whiskers has a secure dog walking field so whether your dog prefers to play alone or likes to meet up with friends, the field is a secure and safe environment for your dog to have fun in. 
We also have a fully equipped groom room on site so your dog can go home looking, feeling and smelling great.

Deborah Ainsworth
Owner and Manager

Deborah has been the owner and manager of Willows Wags and Whiskers since we opened in 2009. She has been involved in the animal industry for over 35 years. Firstly as a Saturday girl at the local vets then on to showing her own dogs at championship shows. Deborah built Willows Wags and Whiskers to the standard that she would expect if she was leaving her own pets. She understands that all animals are individuals and as such have different needs.

Aimee Atkinson

Aimee joined the team in 2013. Aimee has been involved with animals since being a small child with her much loved horses, dogs and small furries. She is very passionate about the guests that use our facilities at Willows Wags and Whiskers. Aimee is usually your first point of contact and always greets all our customers with a smile.


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