Ashley started volunteering at the kennel when she was only 15 years old and was hired in October of 2003. She began as a Kennel Assistant, managed our daycare yard on Mondays and in November of 2010 started her career as one of our Groomers where her true talents shine!
Adam began his career here in May of 2003 as a Kennel Assistant and is now our Kennel Supervisor. The two met while working here, began dating in February of 2004 and in June of 2011 were married! They live in the house attached to the kennel with their Weimaraner - Fred, Dalmatian mix - Domino, and Chihuahua mix - Peanut.
Allie is currently a senior at Tolland High School and plans to attend Endicott College in the fall, where she’ll study Hospitality. She lives in Tolland, CT, with her 2 dogs- Leo and Lucy.
Ashley graduated from Stafford High School and is currently working on becoming a Yoga instructor at Soul Space Yoga Studio in Southington, CT. She lives in Stafford, CT, with her 2 dogs- Jackie and Roxie.
Ben graduated from Connecticut River Academy in East Hartford in the spring of 2016. He has been working with us since October of 2015, and enjoys working on trucks in his spare time. He currently lives in Tolland, CT, with his 3 dogs- Windsor, Sadie and Maizie.
Bill began working at the kennel in February of 2004. He had a short stint of working inside the kennel but
soon moved on to managing our daycare yard, where you'll find him today. Bill works Tuesdays through Fridays and can be found supervising all of our daycare dogs - rain or shine! Bill lives right here in Willington with his Bullmastiff - Tala.
Bonnie has 9 years of grooming experience and began working with us in August of 2012. You can find her making the dogs look their best here on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. She currently lives in Vernon, CT, with her Fiance, Ryan, Siberian Husky, Thunder, and 2 cats- Monte and Orbit.
Brendan graduated from Tolland High School in the spring of 2016 and is attending Manchester Community College where he is studying to become a meteorologist. He currently lives in Tolland, CT, with his Golden Retriever/Labrador mix- Buddy.
Brendon has been working at the kennel since March of 2005. He was hired as a Kennel Assistant and now manages the kennel full time. Brendon is the first person you'll speak to or see on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays. He lives in Coventry, CT with his Olde English Bulldogge - Gronk.
Jacob is a senior at Coventry High School and is the younger brother of our one of our Groomers, Ashley. He plans to continue to work here when he graduates in the spring. Jacob grew up with a Weimaraner named Fred and currently lives in Coventry, CT.
Miranda is a junior at E.O. Smith High School where she is a member of the girls swim team. She plans to attend college when she graduates and study English. She currently lives in Willington, CT, with her American Foxhound mix- Suzie Q.
Pam has been an employee with us since 2012. She studies Histology at Goodwin College and will soon be an intern at Baystate Hospital in Springfield, MA. She lives at home with a German Shepherd- Sheffi, and a Labrador mix-Cooper.
Rachel began working at the kennel in the summer of 2014. She will graduate from Saint Michael's College in Vermont in June, where she majored in Biology and minored in Chemistry. In the fall she will be attending veterinary school although she has not decided which school yet. Rachel lives in Columbia, CT, with her dogs- Chip, Lil, Wilson and Lacey, and a collection of cats, birds, snakes and tarantulas.
Sarah began working at the kennel in March of 2006. She started as a Kennel Assistant and can now be found supervising the kennel and managing the office. Sarah is the first person you'll see or speak to on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. She lives here in Willington with her two French Bulldogs - Sheena (tan) and Bruno (black-brindle), a camera-shy German Shepherd - Gracie, and three cats - Shabby, Izzy, and T.C.
Spencer graduated from Tolland High School in the spring of 2016. In the fall of 2017 he plans to enlist in the United States Navy. He lives in Tolland, CT, and has two dogs- a Shih Tzu named Harvey and a Golden Retriever named Daisy.
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Baywood Kennels is a locally owned and operated pet boarding center that has been in business since 1986. We provide pet grooming and doggy daycare services.
With over 30 years of experience in the business, we can provide the right care and service for your furry friend.