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River Valley Kennel Resort at CountryCrest sits on 3 beautiful acres in the River Valley at the foot of the Sugar Loaf and Poteau Mountains.  We are Located just 25 minutes south of Fort Smith Arkansas on West HWY 96 and 25 minutes East of Poteau, OK.    We offer Full Care Boarding, focused on keeping Your 4 Legged Family Member Loved and Happy while your away.  We also offer Obedience Training, and Day Camp programs.  We strive for  River Valley Kennel Resort to be Your 4 Legged Family Members Home Away from Home!

​Suzanna Botkin, owner of RVKR, has been an animal enthusiast ALL of her life. Starting in the late 1970's, Suzanna started Handling her own Irish Setters in  AKC Confirmation shows and gained additional experience from owning and operating her own grooming store front shops formally known as Kings and Queens, to breeding and training horses, including the 1986  World Champion Weanling Quarter Horse Stallion Impressive U.S.A.  In the early 90's, Suzanna founded CountryCrest Kennels, where she bred and trained Rottweilers. Today, Suzanna is the proud owners of CountryCrest Labrador Retrievers and River Valley Kennel Resort at CountryCrest. 

Contact us today to schedule an appointment to visit or make a reservation at Our Little Piece of Heaven where your 4-legged kids can come and be a part of our family!