(231) 796-3507

(231) 796-8786

Our Boarding & Grooming Facility on Northland Drive

Does your pet need a rejuvenating bath and brush out, cozy lodgings, or both? Consider Riversbend Boarding and Grooming in Big Rapids, where every pet is a valued guest. Located at 10565 Northland Drive, this facility is exclusively dedicated to offering quality boarding and professional grooming for various breeds and coat types.

Our facility is devoted exclusively to grooming and boarding. Therefore, we can provide a comfortable, spacious environment where pets can relax, stretch their legs, and also enjoy one-on-one time with our caregivers. If your pet takes medications or needs professional veterinary monitoring, our team can easily accommodate them as well.

boarding and grooming
boarding and grooming

Grooming Services We Offer

We are proud to offer a top-notch grooming facility with professional groomers who know how to make every pet feel loved and cared for. Our pet grooming services include:

  • A spotless, well-maintained facility
  • Specialty and breed-specific haircuts
  • Walk-in nail trim services*
  • Medicated and therapeutic baths (by request)
  • Ear cleaning and anal sac expression

*Please call in advance so that we can prepare for your arrival

Boarding Amenities

Our boarding facility is veterinary owned and maintained. Therefore, you can feel assured knowing that your pet is in the best hands during their stay.

  • Dogs are walked three times a day.
  • We offer clean, comfortable accommodations including frequently-changed bedding and dishware.
  • Pets can have a well-balanced, veterinarian-recommended diet if they do not have food from home.
  • We maintain a climate-controlled, parasite-free environment.
  • Per request, pets can receive on-site grooming.
  • Medical boarding for pets in need of special care or medications. Our staff consult with our veterinarians and checkups are performed if needed.

Making Pets Feel At Home

We understand that you cannot always be with your pet. Therefore, you need someone you can trust to care for your companion as well as you do. Our staff members spend a lot of time interacting with each guest, giving them the personal attention they need to feel welcome.

Call today at (231) 796-8786 to reserve your pet's grooming appointment or boarding reservation with us!


Amazing staff that truly care about the animals they are caring for.

- Amy E.

Thank you so much for getting Duke in on such short notice. Dr Scott was great and so was everyone else. Highly recommend to anyone.

Debra C.

Very professional and very sweet people! Always do everything they can for you and your pet. You can tell they truly care about animals.

Autumn D.

Everyone we have interacted with has been so kind and helpful. Thank you for helping us take care of our fur babies!!

Elise G.

The entire staff is very kind and caring. I've been using Riversbend for 15 years and they have helped through all kinds of good, and bad, situations with my animals.

Tracy C.


Riversbend Animal Hospital

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