From Statesville or Asheville: Take I-40 to exit #123 onto Hwy 321 North, through the outskirts of Hickory. Go over Lake Hickory bridge. At first light after bridge, turn right onto Grace Chapel Road. Go 7 miles to Looper Road. Turn right. Looper Road ends at stop sign. Turn right, go 1/2 mile to kennel on right.
From Charlotte: Take I-77 North to I-40 West at Statesville, or I-85 South to Hwy 321 North (at Gastonia). Follow above directions the rest of the way.
From Blowing Rock/Boone: Take Hwy 321 South to Granite Falls at the intersection with Mr. Tire and Speedway gas station/Subway on your left. Take a left. It ends at a stop sign. Turn left onto Dudley Shoals Road. Go approximately 2 miles to yellow caution light. Turn right onto Grace Chapel Road (curvy road). Go approximately 2 more miles and take the 3rd left onto Looper Road to stop sign and follow the signs to the kennel.
From Hwy 127 Hickory: Go over the 127 bridge and turn at first left (traffic light). Take the next left onto Wildlife Access Road. At the 4 way stop sign, continue straight across. You will go over the Icard Dam bridge. Keep going until you end at a stop sign. Turn right onto Petra Mill Road and you will see the kennel on the left.