The Story Behind This Haunted Pet Cemetery In Nevada Is Downright Mysterious

Rumors and speculation surround an unauthorized pet cemetery near Boulder City. Some say it’s the most haunted pet cemetery on earth. Others claim there are Mafia victims secretly buried there.

Even the establishing date of this mysterious and remote spot is awash in disagreement. Some believe the pet cemetery in the middle of the desert was illegally established in the 1930s. Others attribute its creation to a 1950s-era Boulder City veterinarian named Marwood Doud.

One thing, however, is certain. The elaborate and sometimes dilapidated grave markings reveal at least 60 years worth of beloved cats, dogs and other pets (possibly some humans) buried in this prohibited and supposedly haunted pet cemetery.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.