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Best Dog Daycares
in Oceanside

Why These Dog Daycares?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Oceanside Dog Daycares on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 45 31 10

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Dippity Dog

Dippity-Dog offers dog daycare in Oceanside. Daycare packages include a three-day, seven-day, and thirty-day option as well as a Spa Package with professional grooming and play time. Overnight care is also available with 24-hour supervision, kennel-free sleeping, daily brushing, morning and evening walks, feeding, and medication if needed. Owners must show proof of vaccinations along with other requirements as listed on the website, and a self-serve pet wash is also at their disposal. Dippity-Dog can provide drop-in care for pets at their home as well with visits once to three times per day and can even turn on/of lights and bring in the mail.

Oceanside, CA 92054


Dog Dayz of California

Dog Dayz of California is an Oceanside dog daycare facility. The center aims to relieve pooches from boredom and offers the needed exercise and interaction for dogs to avoid unwanted behaviors such as excessive barking, digging, and chewing. Dog owners can find pricing for various packages as well as information on the Club Dayz Membership on the group's website, and all canines must be current with their vaccinations and spayed or neutered to join any program. Other services cover training, boarding, grooming, and a self-dog wash. Dog Dayz of California holds an A+ rating with the BBB and was a 2014 Finalist for Best Boarding in San Diego A-List.

Oceanside, CA 92056



DogSpot offers dog daycare for owners in Oceanside and the surrounding areas. The center boasts 6,000 square feet with full air conditioning, cage-free boarding, self-serve bathing areas, a K9 shuttle, extended weekday hours, and canine training. Doggie cams are available as well for owners to keep an eye on their pooch. Owner/operator Carlene King is a certified canine behavior and training specialist and is dedicated to making sure dogs receive the proper exercise, attention, and socialization for long-term health and happy dog lives. Feeding schedules, required vaccinations, and other policies can be reviewed on the site, and DogSpot is backed by The Dog Gurus Pet Center Safety Pledge.

Oceanside, CA 92056


Holiday Pet Hotel

Holiday Pet Hotel has been a dog daycare facility in Encinitas since 1976. The group offers a full Day Care with Play program for high-activity dogs, and additional offerings include boarding for one day or an extended stay and a K-9 Camp with up to four hours of activity each day, treats, and lots of attention. Holiday Pet Hotel features certified kennel operators who are professionally trained to keep dogs happy with plenty of activities for healthy exercise and socialization. Owners can also let the team know of any special requests or needs their dogs may have, all kennels are fresh, clean, and sanitized, and full grooming and cat boarding services are available.

Encinitas, CA 92024


Kamp Kanine Day Care For Dogs

Kamp Kanine is a daycare facility for dogs based in San Diego, California. They hold their daycare services in a fully-supervised, cage-free, and clean facility that allows customer's pets to be active and safe during their stay. Additionally, Kamp Kanine offers customers a range of classes for their dogs such as puppy socialization, Kanine Kollege, Canine Good Citizen, K-9 nose work, and many others. They prided themselves on their experienced canine behavioralists and certified dog obedience trainers. Kamp Kanine has over two decades of professional experience and is fully bonded and insured for their customer's protection.

Encinitas, CA 92024



Lovepuppy has been a dog daycare facility serving the community of Cardiff-by-the-Sea and all of North San Diego County for over 15 years. The woman-owned business provides daycare, including pick-up from the pet's home, trips to the beach, park, and other locations, and extended hours if needed. Additional services include daily visits and walks, field trips, in-home overnight care, boarding, and pet transportation. The center is licensed, insured, and bonded and donates a percentage of all profits to nonprofit rescues. Services for cats are also available, and pet owners can purchase a variety of different cool products as well.

Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007


Pacific Coast Pet Care

Pacific Coast Pet Care serves the community of Carlsbad with its dog daycare needs. Dog owners have access to cage-free boarding and daycare services for small dogs, including walks, playgroups, visits to dog parks, hiking, overnight stays, and even nutritional counseling. The group also offers in-home cat visits with services for playtime, attention, and walks and offers basic house chores such as mail pickup, watering the plants, and litter box cleaning. Pacific Coast Pet Care is insured, licensed, and Red Cross Pet CPR Certified, early drop-off is available, and dog owners can request a free consultation as well as ask for references.

Carlsbad, CA 92008


Pacific Pet Resort

Pacific Pet Resort is a specialty dog training and shelter based in Oceanside, California. They offer a broad range of training services such as puppy training, socialization, obedience training, fundamentals, and much more. Additionally, Pacific Pet Resort offers pet boarding options in their cafe-free facility that keep pets relaxed and happy during their stay. Military veterans, active service members, gold star families, and retirees receive 10% off all services from Pacific Pet Resort. They pride themselves on their team of pet professionals, pet technicians, groomers, and trainers. Pacific Pet Resort has over three and a half decades of professional dog care and training experience.

Oceanside, CA 92058


Pet Cuts

Pet Cuts has been taking care of local dogs in the San Marcos area for over 15 years. Owners appreciate the group's cage-free facility for optimal activity and interaction time and can schedule a visit directly on Pet Cuts' site. Aside from daycare and cage-free boarding for short as well as long-term stays, dogs can also enjoy full-service grooming via a team that can accommodate special requests and has experience with all breeds and cuts. Cat grooming is also available. Past clients have praised the center for the individualized attention their dogs receive, the center's caring staff, and wonderful grooming services as well.

San Marcos, CA 92078


Petville Pet Hotel

Petville Pet Hotel offers dog daycare services in San Marcos. Dogs are able to exercise, play, and socialize on more than an acre of outdoor space, complete with two synthetic turf yards, pool and spray jets, and an activity center. Owners can sign their pooch up just for the Doggy Day Care/K-9 Camp or full boarding in one of the hotel's luxury suites. Staff pay careful attention to guests' health, cleanliness, and emotional well-being, and optional services for boarders include play sessions, brushing, and cuddle sessions. The center also provides grooming, training, and cat boarding, and specialized services are available as well for senior, convalescing, and nervous dogs.

San Marcos, CA 92069


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