Laurels
Best Dog Daycares
in Miami
2018

Why These Dog Daycares?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dog daycares on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dog daycares in Miami, FL.

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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.

4 Paws Only

4 Paws Only is a locally-owned Miami dog daycare center that specializes in a holistic approach to pet care. They have been in operation for more than a decade. Their services include grooming, cage-free daycare and boarding, and dental treatments. They carry select holistic and organic pet food and treats, including brands such as Earthborn, Orijen, Acana, Now Fresh, Bravo, and more. They also carry a selection of natural pet shampoos, odor removers, ear mite treatments, flea treatments, and supplements. The store owner has studied holistic, natural food and supplements to educate her clients. She has been nominated for “Groomer of the Year” twice.

Miami, FL(305) 756-0200

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AKZ Rockin Pets

AKZ Rockin Pets offers pet grooming and doggie day care services for the metro Miami area. The state-of-the-art facility features indoor and outdoor accommodations, individual rooms, a large yard, and a pool. Animals have access to unlimited toys, supervised playtime, healthy gourmet treats, and a fitness center. AKZ Rockin Pets customers can browse the boutique stocked with the latest fashion styles for their pets. The facility’s owner, Irene Kirszt, is a Master Certified Groomer with more than a decade of experience in the pet care industry. She has been featured in multiple publications, including the Miami Herald, Sun Sentinal, and pet publications. Customers compliment the amazing care their pets receive by AKZ Rockin Pets.

Fort Lauderdale, FL(954) 981-1175

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Bark Zone

Bark Zone is a dog care center located in North Bay Village, Florida. They offer cage-free dog daycare, boarding, walking, and training services seven days a week. The staff at Bark Zone are trained by One Paw Forward, INC dog trainers. They use positive reinforcement techniques to correct unwanted behaviors. Their training services are offered both at their facility and at the client’s home. They teach a range of obedience issues, including housebreaking, jumping deterrence, loose leash walking, barking deterrence, socialization and more.

North Bay Village, FL(305) 864-3544

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Barkers Pet Center

Barkers Pet Center provides the metro Miami area with a variety of pet care services for dogs and cats. They offer daycare, grooming, boarding, and dog training services. The 16,000-square foot facility features sophisticated suites, night lights, daily activities, and high-quality pet grooming and spa services. There are three 1,500 square foot air conditioned playrooms for the dogs as well as a 4,000-square foot yard and a pool for the dogs to play in. The dog hotel features a selection of climate controlled suites equipped with marble walls, LCD TV’s, and raised beds. They also offer a two-story feline condo. Barkers Pet Center has a 4.4-star rating on Facebook.

Fort Lauderdale, FL(954) 888-2274

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Barkhaus

Barkhaus is a locally-owned business that provides pet services for the metro Miami area. They offer daycare, boarding, training, and pet pampering. The facility is a residence that has been remodeled to create a canine paradise. It features air-conditioned bedrooms, an abundance of toys, human-sized beds and pet beds, a 12,000-square foot private outdoor dog park, a six-foot-tall perimeter privacy fence, and a 13’x25’ dog pool. Daycare services include one to two-hour dog walks, socialization, and swimming. The Barkhaus owners are hold ASPCA ambassador’s memberships as well as memberships with Pet Sitters International, the Association of Pet Dog Trainers, and the World Wide Fund for Nature. They have a 4.8-star rating on Facebook.

Miami, FL(305) 484-9038

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Central Bark Doggy Day Care

Central Bark Doggy Day Care has provided pet services for Fort Lauderdale and surrounding areas for more than a decade. They offer a variety of services, including daycare, grooming, boarding, dog parties, training, and a canine cab for pick-ups and drop-offs. The center carries brand name selections of pet food and treats, toys, collars, and beds. All of the staff members must go through the Central Bark Doggy Day Care Certification Program. The comprehensive training covers animal behavior, socialization, obedience training, canine first aid, and CPR. Central Bark has a 4.9-star rating on Facebook. They receive compliments on the caring staff and the well-maintained facilities.

Oakland Park, FL(954) 568-3647

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Doggie V.I.P.

Doggie V.I.P. is a family-owned and operated business serving the metro Miami area. They specialize in dog daycare, boarding and spa services. They also offer cat sitting and dog walking services. The facility is open seven days a week with flexible drop-off and pick-up times. Pets receive supervised care, socialization, playtime, toys, and walks to the park, and treats. Owners can even check in on their pets via webcams. Doggie V.I.P. has a 4.5-star rating on Yelp. Clients speak highly of the quality care and happy pets.

Miami, FL(786) 615-8853

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Dogtown

Dogtown is a Miami-based business that specializes in pet care. They offer a cage-free dog hotel and daycare center, grooming, dental cleanings, and more. Daycare services include three daily walks. Amenities include an anti-microbial play area, personalized attention, dog park trips, and more. Additionally, the groomers only use high-quality natural products. Dogtown has a 4.5-star rating on Yelp and a 4.7-star rating on Facebook. Clients compliment the professional staff, happy pets, safe environment, and beautiful grooming.

Miami, FL(305) 448-5225

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Happy Tails Pet Resort

Happy Tails Pet Resort is a locally-owned Miami business that focuses on providing pet services. They specialize in dog daycare and boarding. The facility offers indoor and outdoor spaces, play time, a small pool, supervision, and individual rooms with orthopedic beds, air conditioning, and background music. They also offer 24-hour on-call veterinary assistance. Clients give Happy Tails Pet Resort a 4.9-star rating on Facebook. They speak highly of the personal attention their pets receive, the professional service, and the happy pets.

Miami, FL(305) 487-2811

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Kool & Kute

Kool & Kute offers pet care services for the metro Miami area. They focus on pet grooming, daycare, and boarding. They use a holistic approach to pet grooming by employing products that don’t have harsh perfumes or chemicals. Daycare and boarding services include regular walking, custom feeding, medications, exercise, and play time. The facility also offers cage-less boarding with 24/7 supervision. Kool & Kute also offers a selection of organic pet food, including brands such as ACANA, Orijen, and Forza10. The business has a 4.8-star Facebook rating. Customers compliment the well-kept facilities, friendly service, and flexible hours.

Miami, FL(786) 260-2910

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Miami Dog Sitter

Miami Dog Sitter is a locally-owned Miami-based business that provides pet care services. They offer dog daycare, cage-free boarding, overnight pet sitting, dog walking, bathing, dog training and more. The facility is a smoke-free residence, fully air conditioned, with a fenced in yard and accommodations for special needs pets. They also offer a doggie pool, round-the-clock supervision, and personal attention. Clients compliment the owner’s knowledge of pet care, high level of care, and training ability.

Miami, FL(305) 741-2634

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Wilton's Manor

Wilton's Manor provides dog daycare, boarding, and grooming for the metro Miami area. They are open seven days a week to provide their services. The top-notch facility features a 900 square foot park with antimicrobial concrete and K9Grass, an enclosed back yard with 1200 square feet for recess and playtime, a doggie pool, and antibacterial sleeping pods for boarding. Wilton’s Manor also offers a professional grooming salon where they provide bathing, nail trims, ear cleaning, teeth brushing, and more. They also carry an exclusive line of pet products such as designer dog beds and hand-made leather collars. Clients give the business a 4.7-star rating on Facebook.

Wilton Manors, FL(754) 223-4776

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