Does your dog need a little extra TLC during the day? PetParent has got you covered with this list of the Top Doggy Day Cares in Philadelphia!
This state of the art doggie day care will ensure that your pup comes home exhausted from a full day of play! Rain or shine, your pup will have plenty of room to run around as Philadelphia Pet Hotel and Villas is equipped with a 2500 square foot indoor area as well as an oversized outdoor play area with tons of fun equipment for you pup’s enjoyment. They offer a variety of packages from half day care, full day care, and door to door pick up and drop off for your pet. To ensure the safety of all the pets that enter the facility, Philadelphia Pet Hotel and Villas asks that you schedule an evaluation which are offered Monday-Friday free of charge.
Your dog will absolutely love Central Bark Doggy Day Care. They’ll serve as the home away from home for your pet, keeping your pet active, happy, and healthy. Each one of their staff members goes through a dog care certification, ensuring that your pet is cared for by professionals who know all there is to know about animal behavior, socialization, obedience training, canine first aid and CPR. For safety purposes, each dog that enters the facility must go through a behavior assessment on their first day. At Central Bark Doggy Day Care, your dog will enjoy a fun cage free environment all day long! Check out their pet boarding services too, featured on PetParent’s list of the Best Pet Boarding In Philadelphia.
3. Dog School
Founded in 1998, Dog School is the oldest doggy day care facility in Philadelphia! Here your dog will enjoy a full day of playing with friends, chasing balls, and practicing sprints in a crate free environment. The staff at Dog School are all trained by the red cross in first aid and CPR, so if your pet ever has a health emergency they are in good hands. To ensure the safety of all the dogs, Dog School has a strict no aggressive dogs policy; they will assess all new dogs before they stay at the facility. And just like at home, your dog will be treated in the middle of the day to a walk!
Voted “The Most Happening Doggy Day Care of 2014” by PhillyHappening.com, barKadelphia is the perfect place for your dog to make new friends! They’ve got a strict no cage policy, and your dog will be free to play with other playful pups all day long. Each member of their staff is trained in canine first aid and CPR and certified through the American Red Cross, and are highly trained to handle any medical situation that may arise while your dog stays with barKadelphia; if you’d like to learn these skills, barKadelphia hosts seminars monthly at no cost to the pet parents who board with them. Your dog will be walked twice daily by a member of the staff, enjoy nap time on their oversized dog beds, drink cool purified water from their filtered drinking fountains, and worked with on basic commands like “sit” and “stay” by the staff. Contact barKadelphia today for more information on rates and packages. Check out their pet boarding services too, featured on PetParent’s list of the Best Pet Boarding in Philadelphia.
For a more homey atmosphere, contact Z Dog Walkers! Their doggy day care will have your pooches tail wagging in no time. Your dog will enjoy playtime indoors and out, go for several walks throughout the day, nap on the dog couch, and receive plenty of belly rubs from owners Natalie and Jose. In order to give your dog the time, attention, and care they need, Z Dog Walkers limits the number of animals they accept into the doggy day care program. They ask that each staying with them have current rabies, distemper, and bordella vaccination records in concurrence with Pennsylvania state law. Before boarding with Z Dog Walkers, you and your dog will have an orientation for your peace of mind. Call and schedule your orientation today!
At Philly Pet Care, they believe that pets are family! Their doggy day care services will have your pup feeling right at home. Your dog will enjoy playtime, nap time, and feeding time in a crate free environment all day long! Your dog will be taken for walks during the day as well. They even offer pick up and drop off service. Owners Dave and Kristie love to update owners on the status of their playful pals and will often send pictures throughout the day in addition to leaving you with detailed notes on your pup’s activities at the end of the day.