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Elizabeth Mazzuco
Elizabeth Mazzuco

Always feel the dogs are in great hands and having fun when we drop them off at Ruffin Inn!

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Lisa Comee
Lisa Comee

We love Ruffin inn! Our dogs are always so happy to go and we love seeing the photos and updates while they are there!

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John Raedeke
John Raedeke

Great

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Penny Pitney
Penny Pitney

We really like the staff! They always seem great with the dogs. Our Roo always comes home tired from all the play time. I like how they post pics on FB to see your dog playing while you are away.

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Marcy Courneya
Marcy Courneya

Great place! Effecient, clean, great staff! My pups came home happy and well cared for. Thank you, again!

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Micheal Moy
Micheal Moy

Maggie our Chocolate Lab loved being here today. She got to celebrate her birthday by socializing with other dogs. Thanks again Ruffin Inn!

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Monica Seckerson
Monica Seckerson

Our lab doesn’t always hang well with the group. (Introvert) but, after seeing how she was acclimated to the group play. My heart was at ease the rest of my vacation.

Just wonderful management!

Thank You! 😁

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Patricia Frier
Patricia Frier

Staff is always ready to go with my dog Thor! Everyone is so positive and really know my dog!! They remember him each time!

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Joe Adams
Joe Adams

Great grooming service!!!

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Ryan Woodruff
Ryan Woodruff

Super friendly and great service.

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Chelsey Cummings
Chelsey Cummings

They post updates daily on their Facebook page and were very caring and friendly.

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Nick Schaefbauer
Nick Schaefbauer

I am very pleased with the grooming services, friendly staff. I have a morkie and I have never had anyone groom her so well!! Her face looks so adorable and even her legs/feet are perfect!! She is usually shaking and scared when I pick her …

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Michelle Rietveld
Michelle Rietveld

Absolutely love bringing our Puppy here. The staff truly love animals and always act excited to see each dog come in. We have boarded, daycare, and grooming. Always great

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tanya Walter
tanya Walter

Best place with top notch care and lovin' for my buddies!

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Emily Sandstrom
Emily Sandstrom

I absolutely love Ruffin Inn!!! The staff there are absolutely incredible and are always so friendly!! The second my pup gets in the car he knows he is going to daycare and gets so excited!! I love seeing the social media posts through out …

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Hilary Halford
Hilary Halford

Our 2 dogs stayed there for Thanksgiving and had a great time. When I called to check on them they were attentive and detailed on how they were doing. 🐶♥️

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Thank you Hilary! Belly rubs to Fred and Dudley!

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Josie Axelberg
Josie Axelberg

Ruffin inn has been absolutely amazing with their customer service and the way they treat all dogs. I feel so relieved to know my dog is in good hands when dropping him off for daycare. I recently rescued my dog and he has some troubles …

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Thank you Josie!

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RoseAreRosie
RoseAreRosie

Our energetic puppy went to daycare at Ruffin Inn. She was greeted warmly and ran back to play immediately! She had a great day full of play and best of all, was ready for sleep when she got home!

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Thank you for the review!

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Dan Cofield
Dan Cofield

Friendly, enthusiastic staff. Great accommodations. Will definitely use them again!

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Thanks Dan!

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Teri Law
Teri Law

My dog loves, loves, loves going to Ruffin Inn! He gets excited as soon as we pull into the parking lot! I love how they post pictures throughout the day on their FB page! I am certain he’s being well cared for when he’s there! I highly …

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Thank you Teri!

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Traci Prewitt
Traci Prewitt

We have great experiences with leaving our cavalier Leo for overnight stays at Ruffin Inn

Thank you

Response from business owner

Thank Traci!

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Dawn Demarais
Dawn Demarais

Karl & Blanche had a great time here! They didn’t even make it home before they both passed out! I can’t thank the staff enough, for the care they gave to both of our dogs!! We will, definitely, recommend to all of our friends and family! …

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Thanks Dawn!

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Samantha Theisen
Samantha Theisen

We felt safe leaving our two dogs here. They were very accommodating to our anxious dog

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Thank you Samantha!

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Susan Gorr
Susan Gorr

I consider myself extra-extremely lucky to have connected with the Ruffin Inn! I've for a long time had three dogs and have always walked three together. I lost all my last three during the course of a year, all were elderly. So I built a …

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Response from business owner

Awe Susan we are the lucky ones! Thank you!

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Peter Paulson
Peter Paulson

Could not have been more impressed. Always a worry bringing a pet in to board. Very professional staff eased all concerns. Will be back.

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Thank you Peter!

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Jamie Tarnowski
Jamie Tarnowski

The best place to board your dog! Staff was absolutely amazing with our Labradoodle and very friendly. Facility is clean with lots of room for your pet. I also love that they post pictures daily so you can check in on your fur baby. Have …

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Thank you Jamie!

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Sarah Sundine
Sarah Sundine

Enzo loves going to Ruffin Inn, and we love all of the pictures and videos on Facebook so we can see him while we are gone.

Response from business owner

We love Enzo! Thanks Sarah!

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Savannah Sykora
Savannah Sykora

My dog Bauer had a blast! I love how they add pictures and videos for you to see your pup and he was absolutely exhausted on Sunday when we picked him up! I would definitely recommend Ruffin Inn!

Response from business owner

Bauer was such a delight and we can't wait to see him again – Thanks for the feedback too!

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Greg Braly
Greg Braly

Caring staff. Dog loves going

Response from business owner

Thanks Greg!

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Stacy Bursch
Stacy Bursch

Our dog Nala never says goodbye when we drop her off; she LOVES Ruffin' Inn! We appreciate the friendly staff and clean facility. I highly recommend Ruffin' Inn!

Response from business owner

Thanks Stacy and special thanks to Terry for all the help with the yard lately!

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Dan Reed
Dan Reed

First visit and had a nice easy check in. The dogs stayed for half a day and when I picked them up they both had big doggie smiles! Recommended Ruffin Inn highly and will visit again.

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Thank you Dan!

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Don Caffee
Don Caffee

Great place for my dog to board. She loves it.

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Thank you Don!

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Pj Vang
Pj Vang

Fantastic people and facility!

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So nice – thank you Patrice!

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Dayna Anderson
Dayna Anderson

Great staff and facility. Our Charlie bear loves his stays at the ruffin inn!

Response from business owner

Thank you Dayna!

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Karen Cordt
Karen Cordt

Our dog is 3 years old and has been going to the Ruffin Inn since she was a puppy. She loves going there for daycare and we know she is being taken care of.

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Thank you Karen! She's family to us and couldn't imagine a week without her!

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Stephanie Eikanas
Stephanie Eikanas

The people who care for your Pets are absolutely wonderful, I took my puppy because has a lot of energy to burn. He needed this type of socializing where he could be around many different breeds. Dog Parks are good, but he needed more. I …

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Response from business owner

Thank you Stephanie!

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Glenna Harding
Glenna Harding

Great grooming experience for my dog! Everyone is very friendly and will definitely be returning for another appointment.

Response from business owner

Thank you Glenn!

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Shelly Enger
Shelly Enger

We really love Ruffin Inn! We have always left our dog with family when we needed a sitter and now don't have that option. We have found a wonderful place that cares well for our precious pet and they are great to work with, as well as …

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Response from business owner

Thank you Shelly, this feedback mean a lot to us!

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Theunis Moll
Theunis Moll

Creating the booking was easy, drop off for a few days, and a nice bath and nail trim before coming home, allowed us a worry free vacation without our good boy

Will definitely bring our pup back in the future.

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Thank you!

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Doug Novak
Doug Novak

Our dogs love Ruffin Inn. It’s a 45min one-way drive for us, but we really feel that it’s worth our time because our dogs have so much fun and are so well cared for. We bring them in for boarding, and oftentimes just for daycare/playtime. …

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Brad Arnold
Brad Arnold

We visited today, and am very impressed. It is a growing business because everyone loves the job they do. General Manager Thomas is particularly good with Dobermans, but all the dogs seemed so happy playing (with a worker supervising). …

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Melanie Clement
Melanie Clement

We have been using Ruffin Inn for years and love them for our dog boarding!

They take pictures everyday and post them to social media so you can see how they are doing. You can really tell that they love their job just by some of the …

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Response from business owner

Thank you Melanie!

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v mo
v mo

First time leaving my dogs for boarding. It was comforting seeing my pups online throughout their stay. When I picked them up I was surprised to see my tough dog was completely comfortable with staff! Our pups will definitely be back 🙂 …

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Thank you!

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Sandy Williams
Sandy Williams

Always good to know the dogs are playing and having fun all day. Its fun to see the pictures on Facebook. Thanks for the great job that you do!

Response from business owner

Thanks Sandy!

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Michelle Farniok
Michelle Farniok

Ruffin Inn is so amazing with our dog. They are so understanding of his health condition and take great care of him when we are gone. Highly recommend for any pet! A fun stay for your furry family member when they are away from home!

Response from business owner

Thanks Michelle!

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Star Dust
Star Dust

So far i haven't been disappointed, they do an amazing job with my goldendoodle. Reasonable price and treats my dog very well.

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Thank you Star!

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Susan Lange
Susan Lange

Ruby had a good time. She was photographed many times so I knew she was having fun and well cared for. We picked up a freshly bathed happy dog after a two night stay!🥰

Response from business owner

Thank you Susan!

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Julie E
Julie E

Love Ruffin’Inn as they take such good care of my Gambino! He has to be kept separate from other dogs so when we board him they give him one on one attention. I can rest easy when he is in their care.

Response from business owner

Thanks Julie, we love Gambino!!!

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Olivia Starr
Olivia Starr

The staff is so caring and knowledgeable! We have a reactive greyhound and it was our first time boarding her. The staff knew exactly how to handle a dog like her and love her too. We will definitely bring her back!

Response from business owner

Thanks for noticing our wonderful staff Olivia!

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tyler laney
tyler laney

Great clean environment my dog had a blast and loved spending time there.

Response from business owner

Thanks Tyler!!!

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Melissa Skillman
Melissa Skillman

I cannot say enough great things about Ruffin Inn! I have been boarding my dog (Toby) here for years and he absolutely loves it! He has a history of being dog reactive and the staff has worked miracles with him! My dog absolutely loves it …

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Response from business owner

Thanks Melissa! Toby absolutely had a blast on his last visit and we couldn't be happier to see him enjoying himself with all the others.

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Denise Knight
Denise Knight

Emerson (our dog) loves going to Ruffin Inn.

I know all the people there treat him so well because of how excited he gets, and how much he loves them! He gets in a lot of play time, as well as lots of pets and hugs. The staff are very …

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We love Emerson so much!!! Thank you Denise!

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Baily Hastings
Baily Hastings

Ruffin inn is only place I will take my dog! The workers are always so kind and I feel comfortable leaving my dog with them. Axle comes home exhausted everytime he goes 🙂 as a dog mom I love it. They take pictures and post them on Facebook…

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Axle is the best! Thanks Baily!

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Rita Bajari
Rita Bajari

We sent our old dog (14 ½ years old) to the resort multiple times, and he had the time of his life. Our dog was smiling in every photo they posted online. It felt so nice to know our pup was in great hands, and was loving his time! Justin’s…

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Response from business owner

Thank you so very much Rita:( we are broken hearted.........

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Brenda Larson
Brenda Larson

Absolutely Fabulous! They care for my dog as if it was their own. Justin does a great job posting pictures and videos, so you can see how your dog is doing daily. I will continue to take my dog here!!

Response from business owner

Thanks Brenda!! ALL our wonderful staff post pictures of the guest and it makes for great competition for workers on who can get the best photos of all our pals at Ruffin Inn:)

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Lila Becker
Lila Becker

Always happy with the service they provide. My two dogs love to visit with Marilyn. She always does a great job on their grooming!

Response from business owner

Can't say it enough, Marilyn is by far the best groomer in Wright County! Thanks Lila!

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Lane Baumgartner
Lane Baumgartner

Love having the Ruffin’ Inn located so close for all of our boarding and daycare needs. Our fur baby loves going to see his friends! Wonderful caring staff highly recommend!

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Carly Roskowiak
Carly Roskowiak

Our two large dogs have stayed with Ruffin inn multiple times. Our vacations are always stress free knowing our dogs are well taken care of and having a vacation of their own. Seeing pictures of them on social media is always a highlight …

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Thanks Carly!

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Shawn Jorgensen
Shawn Jorgensen

We've lived in many corners of the United States and have had to kennel our dogs. Never have we've been so happy and pleased with a kennel as we are with Ruffin Inn. They are extremely hands on with the pups and post many pictures and …

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Response from business owner

Thanks for the very positive feedback! We are also very grateful to have had the pleasure of getting to know Cora – such a sweetie! Belly rubs to her and look forward to seeing her again.

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Morgan Hoverson
Morgan Hoverson

Kota started daycare last week and absolutely loves it. She came from a different daycare so as any dog parent I was worried about her first day but thanks to the FB pictures and videos they post I could clearly see she was totally fine and…

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Carol Jordan
Carol Jordan

Marilyn is the best. She does an outstanding job every time.

Response from business owner

We couldn’t agree more! Thanks Carol!

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Jennifer Wiseley-Jungemann
Jennifer Wiseley-Jungemann

Such a warm reception upon arrival, wonderful customer service, and confidence boosting encouragement that our “Uly” would be happily playing most of the day & we could trust he would be grouped with comparable doggies. It was an …

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Response from business owner

Thanks for the kind words Jennifer!

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Wally Shelstad
Wally Shelstad

Great care given to our Molly ! Great staff!

Response from business owner

Thanks Wally and belly rubs to Molly!

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Daryl Boeckers
Daryl Boeckers

Our 2YO shelter dog goes to doggy daycare once a week most weeks. We feel really good about boarding her while away on vacation. Sadie comes home from Ruffin' Inn happy and tired. Staff are always friendly, helpful, and patient with us and …

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Response from business owner

Thank you Daryl! We love Sadie!

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Ryan Prigge
Ryan Prigge

We love Ruffin Inn!! Our Moose gets so excited to be at Ruffin Inn as soon as we get in the parking lot. The staff know him by name, so cool and makes you feel comfortable leaving him there any time for play dates. You can tell the staff …

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Response from business owner

Thanks Ryan!! We get excited to see Moose too!!!

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Diane Dynon
Diane Dynon

I’ve boarded 3 dogs here about 7 months ago, I forgot to leave a review. Excellent boarding facility, you can leave your fur babies here and know they will be well cared for. Highly recommended and will definitely return.

Response from business owner

Thanks Diane!

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Julie Baskerville
Julie Baskerville

Our Luna is very skittish around new people and especially men. From Day 1 (its been about 3 years) Ruffin Inn made it a point to help her feel more comfortable. She is genuinely excited to go to daycare, and runs right in and plays HARD…

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Response from business owner

Thanks Julie!

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Emily Sandstrom
Emily Sandstrom

My pup LOVES Ruffin inn! We started coming here in March and everyday he wakes up and gets so excited because he knows he gets to go and play with his friends! He comes home pooped out and I love it! It lets me know he had a long day of …

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Melissa Moorman
Melissa Moorman

We dropped off our 4 month old Newfie this weekend as we had a dance comp we had to leave town for! They kept Facebook updated with photos of her having the best time and when I went to pick her up you could tell she had made some bffs …

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Response from business owner

Thanks Melissa!!!

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Angela Henry
Angela Henry

Ruffin Inn is a great place to bring your pet. All the staff are friendly and knowledgeable. I trust them completely and know my dogs are being well taken care of!

Response from business owner

Thanks Angela!

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J Kov (JKov)
J Kov (JKov)

We're very pleased with the love and care the staff at Ruffin give to the animals in their care. Milo loves going there!

We especially appreciate all the photos and videos that are posted so we can see all the fun everyone is having!

Response from business owner

ThanksJ!!

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Dave Spike
Dave Spike

My dog Bonnie loves it here! Everyone who works here is very professional, They are in tune with a Bonnie‘s special needs.

Response from business owner

Thanks Dave!

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Tina Fitzpatrick
Tina Fitzpatrick

First time we had to board our two dogs and my expectations were blown out of the water! I was very apprehensive because my dogs have never been with other dogs, and the staff gently introduced them to other dogs. By the second day we were …

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Response from business owner

Thank you for your kind words. Your pups were an absolute pleasure to have! They are welcomed back anytime!

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Chantelle Sundberg
Chantelle Sundberg

I have been using the Ruffin Inn since 2015. I have two Chihuahuas Louie and Lola. Louie loves everybody but he especially loves Al. My Lola is a little bit more particular but they have even won her over and she especially loves Justin. …

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Response from business owner

Thank you Chantelle!!

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Ryan Soderholm
Ryan Soderholm

This was our first visit but we will definitely be coming back.

Response from business owner

Thanks Ryan!

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Melissa Wilson
Melissa Wilson

This place is the best! So accommodating and fair priced. We do half day daycare and they love our pup like he was their own! Highly recommend!!

Response from business owner

Thanks Melissa!

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Jane Gappa
Jane Gappa

They got my dog in for nail trimming even if about to close. So thankful.

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Thanks Jane!

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Tori Conway
Tori Conway

Thank you Ruffin’Inn for such an amazing daycare and boarding experience. We felt safe leaving our sweet girl with you. We especially loved that we could see updates through your many daily posts while we were away. Thank you!!

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Sarah Elke
Sarah Elke

I have somewhat Anxious dogs and they took them no problems and my dogs loved them

Response from business owner

Thanks Sarah!

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Larry Kramer
Larry Kramer

They really take good care of Oliver when we need to be out of town. He doesn't like a lot of other people, but he seems to like going here. Plus they post a lot of pictures throughout the day so you can see what all the guests are up to.

Response from business owner

Thanks Larry!

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Jennifer Frentz
Jennifer Frentz

So happy we chose Ruffin'Inn for our first time boarding. We were very unsure how our Kona would interact with other dogs, but they reassured us no matter how she did they would take care of her. They posted tons of pictures throughout her …

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Renee Sande
Renee Sande

We are so happy we chose Ruffin’Inn for Nacho. I was pretty nervous because Nacho has never been to boarding or even been away from family so I didn’t know how he would do. The staff was super patient and understanding and made sure nacho …

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Response from business owner

Thanks Renee! Nacho loves all his new human and canine friends at Ruffin Inn and told us he is so happy you chose Ruffin Inn!

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Claire Rinehart
Claire Rinehart

We LOVE Ruffin’ Inn & our pup loves it even more! This was our second time using them, and when it came time to pick up our pup after a long weekend away, she didn’t want to come home! She ran back to the door and the fence to try to …

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Ron H.
Ron H.

Nice clean place with friendly people

Response from business owner

Thanks Ron!

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Alissa Amland
Alissa Amland

My Lily loves Ruffin’Inn!! She knows the days she’s going and gets so excited to go and play with her friends!

The staff are also amazing and so friendly when we arrive! I won’t take her anywhere else!

Plus, they wear her out and we all …

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Donald Jahn
Donald Jahn

Great place, they have fun with the dogs and let all the dogs play together! Will be using again!

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K.
K.

My dogs LOVE it here. When we arrive they forget that I exist, and are so excited to go to daycare. I love that there's always plenty of other dogs for them to play with, and also that they post daily photos on their Facebook page. They …

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Response from business owner

Thanks KC!

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Britt P
Britt P

My dogs always seem like they have had a good time when they board here.

Response from business owner

Thanks Britt!

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Jacqueline Manninen
Jacqueline Manninen

Our dog loves going to day care at Ruffin and just spent his first overnight there. He is very well cared for and drags us into the building when we get there!

Response from business owner

Thanks Jacqueline!

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LaNell Helmbrecht
LaNell Helmbrecht

I've been bringing my pup to daycare for the last couple of weeks and it's going great so far! They make it so easy to pick up and drop off, I love that they post pictures throughout the day!

Response from business owner

Thanks so much LaNell!!

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Mona Kramer
Mona Kramer

Great place for boarding and I have a difficult dog breed.

Response from business owner

Thanks Mona!

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Crissy Uttech
Crissy Uttech

Al and all of the workers treat my German shepherd as if she were their own.

Response from business owner

We love your girl:) Thanks Crissy!!!

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Dana Schliinz Mueller
Dana Schliinz Mueller

they are amazing with our fur babies!

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Kristin Anderson
Kristin Anderson

We love taking our Golden to Ruffin Inn! They have an easy to use reservation system, know our dog by name at drop-off, post multiple pictures of our dog playing on Facebook during his stay, and have friendly customer service. We love their…

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Response from business owner

Thanks Kristin!!!

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JaNel Harper
JaNel Harper

Loved this place so much..Ended up adopting, transporting and fostering! Can't even come close to expressing enough Gratitude!

Response from business owner

Thanks JaNel!!!!

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Valarie Schwinghammer
Valarie Schwinghammer

Very patient with nervous dogs. Wonderful place will definitely be bringing our dog back!

Response from business owner

Thank you Valarie!! Your pup did wonderful!! Nice boy and we hope to see him back again!

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Bill Snyder
Bill Snyder

They did a great job taking care of our pet.

Response from business owner

Thank you Bill!

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Kristin Webb
Kristin Webb

We sre so thankful for Ruffin'Inn. We had a family emergency and needed to leave town right away. I needed someone to take my 2 dobies but I wasn't sure when we would be back to pick them up. They said, no problem, we will take good care …

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Response from business owner

Such good pups, we would love them to come visit again!

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Joy Marschel
Joy Marschel

We had an amazing experience!! This was our first time boarding our boy for vacation. I was nervous dropping off, the staff reassured me completely! And the Facebook pictures of our Gabes stay was fantastic! Picked him up this morning he …

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Thank you, he was such a good boy

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DJ Welteroth
DJ Welteroth

Really great people, caring.

Response from business owner

Thank you DJ!

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