About Us


kennel owner Sue Hagan

Owner Susan O’Reilly would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to Dublin Creek Kennels.

We take great pride in Dublin Creek Kennels and it shows. Our dedication and hands on approach has created a place where people can leave their pets knowing that their stay will be safe and enjoyable. “Our staff takes the time to give your pet the love and attention they require in your absence”.

“Ensuring that your pet’s stay is a positive and worry free experience for both the pet and the family is our guiding principle. Sue has developed this philosophy over the past 28 years as a kennel operator in the Bay Area. In addition, she has owned and bred championship dogs and has several years experience as an Animal Health Technician.

The well maintained kennel, the beautiful grounds, along with the many satisfied customers, shows that Dublin Creek is truly one of the finest kennels in California.

Come by and see us or call for a tour.

Meet Our Staff

Sue with her dachshund, Neena

Sue has owned Dublin Creek for the past 16 years but has over 29 years experience with dogs and cats. She loves all breeds and has experience showing, breeding, training, and grooming. Sue currently lives with 4 dachshunds, Neena, Slick, Pearl and Truly and one mischievous Australian Shepherd named Jack. In her spare time she loves to relax and spend time with her dogs and her beloved chickens. There are 20 hens and a rooster named Reilly. Sue’s true pride and joy is her son Dave who is a college student in San Francisco.

Steffanie with Blitzen, one of our lovable rescue dogs

Steffanie started at Dublin Creek Kennels in the summer of 2012 and has turned out to be such a wonderful addition to our team. Her genuine love of animals and amazing work ethic makes her a pleasure to work with. A long time resident of Pleasanton, she is very involved in school. She is  an honor student as well as president of the soroptimist club. She has many hobby, including cooking, mountain biking, boating, & reading. A dog lover from early on, she is the proud guardian of Buddy , a yellow lab and Roadie a Rat Terrier mix whom she adopted from us. She also has to wonderful tabbies, Meowser and Skittles. We are so luck to have Steffanie here.

Michelle with Dublin, our loyal kennel cat

Michelle started out as a client, boarding her cat Scoop &  dog Taylor, whenever her family went out of town. Michelle joined our team in 2006,  working with the cats. In the fall of 2007 she left to attend Chico State but always returned to the kennel on holidays. Michelle is now home from school and back to work full-time. Due to her love of animals, amazing work ethic and vibrant personality, we consider ourselves very lucky to have her on our team. When she is not working, you can find her hiking at Las Trampas or spending time with her friends and family.