About us The Pallini Kennels was founded in 1975 by veterinarian Dr. Emmanuel Mintsidi.

Pallini Kennels – Athens Pet Resort is a state of the art centre for pet care , a leader of its kind inGreece . Our establishment includes the exemplary centre for Dog Training and the first Dog Hydrotherapy unit in Greece . Here you can also find Professional Grooming Services and a shop with specialised products for your pets.
Moreover , we offer transportation of your four-legged friends to and from your location to our premises where they can enjoy our services .


Pallini Kennels was founded in 1975 by veterinary surgeon Dr Emmanouil Mintsidis and has been operating as a boarding kennel for dogs and cats ever since.

In 1994 it underwent a radical renovation and improvem arent both in establishment and senices and sttedoperating under the personal supervision of Dr E. Mintsidis and his wife Alkmini Daoutopoulou .

In 2006 the new generation , Kallia Mintsidi and Theo Koutsopoulos , took over and introduced several new services , like dog training , hydrotherapy , grooming , pet boutique and pet collection gr delivery .

Kallia Mintsidi studied Marketing Management in the AmeMean College of Greece followed by Post graduate studies (MA) in European Cultural Policy the Administration in the University of Warwick , U.K. After a period of gaining management experience in other organisations she decided to return to the family business urged by her love for animals and the realisation of a challenging opportunity .

Theo Koutsopoulos studied in the U.S. where he obtained his diploma in Professional Dog Training from West Virginia Canino College , the nation’s only federally recognised school of dog trainers . He has also attended specialised seminars in the U.S. , Germany and the U.K.From 1996 he has been operating his own dog training school Exclusive K9 and has trained more than 400 dogs of different breeds , sizes and character .