Boarding 2.0

About our facility and play area

We are a small family-owned dog enrichment facility. We offer both indoor and outdoor play. Our indoor play area is temperature-controlled and equipped with a UV filtration system. Our outdoor play area is secured and fenced in. Our playgroup includes dogs of all sizes. Because of this, werequire all dogs to go through a training program prior to boarding.

Check In & Check Out

Monday - Friday 7:00am - 12:00pm & 4:00pm - 6:30pm
  • Breakfast is 7-9am, Lunch is 12pm, and Dinner is 5pm
  • Saturday & Sunday 7:00am - 9:00am & 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Breakfast is 7-9am, Lunch is 12pm, and Dinner is 5pm

Boarding Requirements

If you are a new or we haven't seen your dog in 6 months or more, they need to go through another trial day. In addition to a trial day, we require our completed registration and vaccines on file. We require Distemper, Parvo, Bordetella and Rabies.

Reservations

All boarding visits are by reservation only. We do not offer same-day reservations. All reservations must be requested through your online customer account. Your reservation is not confirmed until you have received a confirmation email from us.

Deposits & Payment

We require a deposit of $65 dollars to reserve your spot. Without a deposit, your reservtion may be canceled and your spot given to someone else. The remaining balance of your dogs stay is due at the time of pick up.

Cancelation Policy

We understand that plans change. If something comes up and you can no longer make your reservation, we ask that you please follow our two day cancellation policy. If you notify us within a two day window, you will not be charged for your missed reservation. Cancellations must be done through your online portal. Once you complete a cancellation through your online portal, you will receive a confirmation email. We will be strictly following this policy, as it gives us time to notify a client on the waitlist that a spot is open for them. If you do not cancel within two days before your reservation from your Dog Den customer portal, you will be charged with the card on file for your reservation.

Activities

Activties that your dog may participate in during Boarding 2.0 include but are not limited to;
  • Treat dispensing toys, puzzle feeders, lick mats, snuffle mats
  • Flirt pole

  • Ball pit

  • Canine fitness activities

  • Herding ball

  • Scratch Boards

  • Beginner Nosework

  • Scavenger Hunts

What is Enrichment?

Enrichment is defined as providing animals with needed environmental stimuli that satisfy their natural instincts, which promotes greater physical, psychological, and emotional wellbeing. Dogs were bred to work, and without appropriate ways to use their natural gifts, they will often exhibit problematic behaviors, signs of boredom, or become stressed and anxious. For dogs, enrichment activities provide an outlet for instincts like chewing, digging, foraging, herding, hunting, and scent tracking. Enrichment can aid in socialization, reduce stress and anxiety, prevent boredom, and provide mental and physical exercise.

What to Bring for Boarding

  • Food - Please supply your dog's food in disposable bags, labled with your dogs name and amount they recieve each feeding. We recommend sending 1-2 days extra in case of travel delays.
  • Medicine - Please speak with a Dog Den staff member about your medicine prior to scheduling your dog's daycare visit. There is an additional daily $5 medication fee.

  • Personal Items - 1 blanket and 1 toy (no squeaky toys) is allowed. Items may not be returned in the same condition.

What to Leave at Home

Bowls Squeaky toys

Safety

This is not a subject that we take lightly. Safety is our absolute top priority at Dog Den. Our entire staff is certified in pet CPR and first aid. Our low staff-to-dog ratio ensures that your dog will be closely supervised at all times by professionals who are experts in dog behavior. Dogs will be kept separated by crates, gates, or playpens during all activities involving food or high-value items, giving them a safe space to think and explore without having to worry about another dog stealing their resources.
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