kennel kennel  /ˈkɛ nəl/


  1. (n) outbuilding that serves as a shelter for a dog
  2. (v) put up in a kennel



  1. The cage looks like a dog kennel, but it's bolted onto the posts of a narrow hospital bed.
  2. People said that the Belmont kennel men had been paying children to catch cats, had been trying to buy cats from the local meat market.
  3. A temperamental, unreliable source, Bryant was an electrician and kennel keeper at the White House from Truman's days through Nixon's.


  1. Planned kennel in Bedminster receives conditional approval

    A planned commercial kennel on Keller’s Church Road will initially have 20 kennels, with another eight to be added in the future, Herb Sudfeld, the attorney for applicants Michael and Linda Kolva, told the Bedminster Township Board of Supervisors June 12.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Perkasie News-Herald

  2. Troy Kennel Club to hold practice competition Saturday

    TROY — The Troy Kennel Club will be hosting its practice dog show competition Saturday at the Knickerbocker Park Ice Rink.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

  3. Dogs to go on show at Missoula County Fairgrounds

    The 58th annual Five Valley Kennel Club gets underway this weekend at the Missoula County Fairgrounds.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Missoulian


  1. "I don't much care about the others," Perata said. "I still think we're the biggest dog in the kennel. When we say something and start barking, people will pay attention."
    on Feb 13, 2007 By: Don Perata Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "Pennsylvania is taking action to improve consumer knowledge and provide better care for dogs in kennels across the state," Governor Rendell said. "This new access to kennel inspection records will help consumers know the conditions of...
    on May 14, 2007 By: Ed Rendell Source:

  3. ...Bank into domestic SEC filings.12 The Supreme Court ruled, however, that "the presumption against extraterritorial application would be a craven watchdog indeed if it retreated to its kennel whenever some domestic activity is involved in...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Antonin Scalia Source: Lexology (registration)

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