Dog Training

Agility • Obedience • Leadership

About Sweet Wind Kennel

We have been breeding, boarding, and training dogs for over 25 years. Located in the heart of Northern Minnesota, our dogs receive individual attention, professional training, and a lot of love! Whether you are looking for a place for your dog to stay while your family is on vacation, or if you are ready for great, professional training for your pooch, Sweet Wind Kennel, located in Angora, MN, is here to help!


Dog Boarding

Our indoor, heated facility offers individualized attention, exercise, and care for your dog. With twice daily walks on leash and a roomy space to stay in, your dog will love a trip to Sweet Wind Kennel!


Dog Training

Attend professional training classes at Sweet Wind Kennel during the summer months. Receive personalized instruction in Basic Obedience and Agility.


SW Dogs

We have a rich history in sled dog training, racing, and border collie agility trials. Learn about the dogs – and humans – that make Sweet Wind Kennel a success.



Located just outside of Cook, MN, Sweet Wind Kennel is a short drive from major cities on the Iron Range. Follow easy directions to our boarding & training facility.


“We are so happy to have found this place! Very satisfied with the treatment that the dogs get when they’re on ‘vacation’ at Sweet Wind Kennel. Thanks!”

Campfire cooking: cinnamon rolls on the trail,

I am, by nature an outdoors girl. I also am someone who eats often and likes good food. These two facts don’t change when put together! Some people believe that camping food must consist of hotdogs and smores. While I eat both, eating them every day on a long camping trip doesn’t make me shout […]

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Apples, Apples, Apples every where

was the dilemma we had after a bountiful harvest!       We were blessed to pick apples on a day when there was a windfall (a day after a large wind storm and apples are off the trees and on the ground). We stuffed the car and every available space with the wonderful fruit. We […]

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