Best Dog Daycares
in Ann Arbor

Why These Dog Daycares?

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

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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.

All American Pet Resorts Canton

All American Pet Resorts Canton is a 6000 square feet dog boarding and dog daycare facility. Located in Canton, Michigan, All American Pet Resorts Canton is all inclusive and services pets in the Canton, Novi, Northville, Livonia, and surrounding areas. They are open every day of the week and provides 24/7 pet care that includes indoor and outdoor playing areas, antimicrobial surfaces, climate control, and air cleaning systems. In addition, they also provide unlimited webcam access so customers can always check in on their pets. Aside from pet boarding and daycare, All American Pet Resorts Canton also offers regular grooming services such as bathing, haircuts, nail trimming, brushing, ear cleaning, anal gland expression, and teeth brushing.

Animal Camp

Located in Chelsea, Michigan, Animal Camp is a pet boarding, pet daycare, and grooming business that serves the Washtenaw County. Founded in 1999, Animal Camp is fully licensed and locally owned. Their facility boasts heated floors, constant air circulation, veterinary service all year long, refrigerators for medication, smoke and carbon monoxide detection, and play areas. Animal Camp welcomes most animals including dogs, cats, birds, gerbils, hamsters, rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, turtles, and fish. Certain vaccinations are required such as rabies, distemper, Bordetella, FVCP, Neg. FLK, and flea control. In general, Animal Camp offers increasing discounts for each additional animal boarded thus helping save money for those with multiple pets.

Arbor Dog Daycare

Arbor Dog Daycare is a business in Ann Arbor, Michigan that provides boarding, training, and bathing services for dogs in the Ann Arbor area. Arbor Dog Daycare regularly supports the Huron Valley Humane Society and the Canine Social Club, and have a history of fostering rescued dogs. Arbor Dog Daycare's facilities are entirely cage-free and include 24-hour onsite staff and care. They boast multiple indoor and outdoor playing areas all with online web streaming for faraway owners. Arbor Dog Daycare was previously voted the Best of Ann Arbor from The Destination Guide in 2011 and have consistently won back to back awards for Best Boarding/Daycare.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104



Doghouse is a 200-acre facility that provides dogs with daycare, training, and overnight stays. Located in Whitmore Lake, Michigan, Doghouse is partitioned into three separate areas with off-leash areas, agility areas, dirt hills, tunnels, and grouped sections. Doghouse has been operating since 2006 and has grown from a 1200 sq.ft house to their current operation with over 15 plus staff. Doghouse’s indoor pet facilities are air-conditioned with individual windows for natural light and plenty of drinking fountains. Their entire house boasts geothermal heating and cooling which is eco-friendly and also use recycled rubbing flooring. Doghouse’s training approach is holistic and is meant to provide owners the proper education to train dogs.

Whitmore Lake, MI 48189


Happy Hounds Dog Day Care & Lodging

Happy Hounds Dog Day Care & Lodging is a dog daycare and overnight lodging facility in Plymouth, Michigan. Happy Hounds is a cage-free facility with online webcam surveillance and 24-hour on-site staff. In addition to daycare and boarding, Happy Hounds is also affiliated with MC Pet Concierge which is a fully insured pet salon that can provide grooming services if necessary. In addition, Happy Hounds offers animal training from Animal Learning Systems, a six-week course which covers topics such as leash etiquette, proper play and socialization, nuisance behavior prevention, safety, relaxation and distraction training, house training, cage training, and destruction prevention.

Plymouth, MI 48170


Karla's Bed & Biscuit

Karla's Bed & Biscuit is a pet daycare and boarding service located in Saline, Michigan. Owned by namesake Karla Demmer, Karla’s Bed & Biscuit is a cage-free boarding service that provides outdoor and indoor areas for dogs to relax in a family and pack environment. Karla’s Bed & Biscuit is nested on ten acres of countryside in Saline near Ann Arbor. Daycare services are available only on weekdays, but overnight care is available every day of the week. However, new clients require one day-care visit to acclimate the dog to the environment. Food and medications must be provided for the animal, but all other needs are included.

Tall Oaks Kennel

Serving the pets of Washtenaw and Livingston Counties, Tall Oaks Kennel is a pet boarding business located in Whitmore Lake, Michigan. Tall Oaks Kennel is family owned with over 15 years of experience. They are fully licensed by the county, and veterinary approved and referred. Tall Oaks Kennel provides a variety of services for both cats and dogs including grooming, daycare, and boarding. Their grooming services include bathing, brushing, teeth brushing, nail trimming, specialty shampooing, and emergency skunk baths. Boarding services include both walking and play time, but can vary depending on additional requirements such as medication, cleaning, food, blankets, and number of dogs/cats.

Whitmore Lake, MI 48189


Valley of the Hounds

Valley Of The Hounds is a pet facility that provides dog daycare, pet boarding, and full service grooming. Located on a 2-acre facility in Canton, Michigan, Valley Of The Hounds is a family owned and operated business that is fully licensed. Valley Of The Hounds is veteran owned and is a member of the Pet Care Services Association and the Canton Chamber Of Commerce. Their team has over three decades of pet industry experience and an additional 25 years of military and federal experience in regards to canine training. Their facility boasts 24-hour staff, surveillance cameras, eco-friendly products, and personal or individual playing areas. In addition, they can provide special needs care such as medication, handicaps, and geriatric care.

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