(973) 256-0694


Hal Wheeler's Pet Resort
Michael V. Marchese, Owner & Operator
1126 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
(973) 256-0694
Fax - (973) 785-4943
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Who We Are! 
At Hal Wheeler's Pet Resort & School For Dogs w
e have been caring for Northern New Jersey Area  pets for more than 60 years. Our goal is to provide Peace of Mind to the responsible pet owner by offering a safe, spotless and comfortable facility, staffed by knowledgeable, animal-loving professionals. 

Offering your family pet a wide variety of pet services Dog & Cat Boarding, Dog Grooming, Doggy Daycare and Dog Training School

Hal Wheeler's Pet Resort you can rest assured the people caring for your pet(s) are well trained and educated in the many aspects of pet care.  As our employees learn they become leaders and trainers.  Below are some of the basic subjects each employee must learn:

  • Personal Development-good work ethics

  • Customer courtesy and interpersonal skills

  • Recognizing pet’s needs – providing companionship

  • Why and how we clean – disease and parasite control

  • Animal handling, control and behavior

  • Safety and security for pets and staff

  • Recordkeeping – medical records

  • How to administer medications

  • Pet nutrition & weight management

  • Disease and disorder recognition

  • Breed and gender identification

  • Grooming - skin and coat care

  • Understanding stress & related problems

Our pets are very special to us. They enrich our lives daily and provide us with a unique kind of companionship, not available with our other contacts in life. In our absence, our special friends deserve the best caregivers we can find and a clean and secure environment.

We are very proud of what we’ve accomplished in our many years in the pet care industry and we believe we have attained all of our goals!




Dog & Cat Boarding Kennel - Doggy Day Care - Dog Grooming
K-9 Dog Obedience Training Classes - Puppy Kindergarten
Dog Training School - Private & Inboard Dog Training

Hal Wheeler's is Central and Conveniently Located for access from the "Interstate Circle" located in the center between the Garden State Parkway, I-80 & I-280  with easy access from the following New Jersey cities ringing the "Interstate Circle" to the city of Cedar Grove with Wayne to the North, Paterson to the Northeast, Clifton to the East, Bloomfield to the Southeast, West Orange to the Southwest and  Parsippany to the Northwest.  Cedar Grove is very close and convenient to the neighborhoods of  Montclair, Little Falls and Verona, New Jersey.