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Best Dog Daycares in Tacoma
2021

Why These Dog Daycares?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Tacoma 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 54 38 14

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Canyon Pet Lodge

Canyon Pet Lodge offers doggie daycare, overnight lodging, and pet salon services for pets in Puyallup, WA, and the surrounding area. Their facilities are located on five acres with giant pines, lodges, and yards for guest to run and play. Canine guests are supervised daily and exercise with Camp Bark DayCamp with lodge rangers and fellow canines. Dog handlers also provide Wet Nose Trail Walks. Feline guests can rest in an individual cat condo. Canyon Pet Lodge also features a large fish tank and a large safe rooftop enclosure for feline guests. Clients speak highly of their friendly, professional, and courteous staff.

Puyallup, WA 98375

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Dawg Town Tacoma

Dawg Town Tacoma is a professional pet service offering daycare and boarding services for canines in the Tacoma, WA metro area. Facilities have over 10,000 sq. ft of indoor and outdoor space with rubber flooring to protect a dog’s joints. Experienced dog handlers strive to make sure guests are never left alone and fill their schedule with plenty of social interaction and exercise. Also, a variety of grooming services are also available including shampoo and conditioning, a basic blow out, nail trimming, ear cleaning, and a 10-minute brushing. Dawg Town Tacoma has a separate facility for dogs 30 pounds or less called Dawg Town Little with a boutique pet store attached. All staff members are dog CPR and first-aid certified.

Tacoma, WA 98402

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Holiday Kennels

Holiday Kennels Company specializes in pet boarding, daycare, and walking services for residents in Kent, WA, and the surrounding areas. This locally-owned and operated company is the largest pet boarding facility in Western Washington and has over 10,000 clients in their databased. Holiday Kennels is situated on a 3.2-acre site near Sea-Tac Airport with a 16,200 sq. ft. pet boarding facility. All staff members strive to have exceptional relationships with each guest and have an American Red Cross Cats and Dogs First Aid certification. Also, each kennel technician completes a daily observation report to ensure all guest are healthy and happy.

Kent, WA 98032

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Pet Ponderosa

Pet Ponderosa is a pet daycare, lodging, grooming, and walking services for cats and dogs in the Graham, WA metro area. Their five-acre state-of-the-art facility offers a main kennel which is temperature controlled, clean, and quiet with different sized kennels to accommodate dogs of all breeds. Also, an ultrasonic bark device to keep the environment calm is also available. Owners Nancy and Regis Jackson have over a decade of experience and continue to strive to be a personal and interactive pet resort. They are both active members of the International Boarding & Pet Services Association. Pet Ponderosa is highly rated on Facebook with over 100 reviews where clients speak of their kind and patient staff, large and entertaining atmosphere, and competitive prices.

Graham, WA 98338

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The Hound Hangout

The Hound Hangout is a doggie daycare for canines in the Tacoma, WA metro area. Guests can play in their exclusive 3,500 sq. ft. puppy park or stay warm in their padded and heated indoor facilities. Also, The Hound Hangout offers live streaming video so clients can see what their pets are up to during the day. All dogs must pass a temperament test and have been neutered or spayed after six months of age. Also, online coupons and deals are available for review on their website. Clients speak highly of their clean environment, kind and courteous staff, and passion for dog care.

Tacoma, WA 98402

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The Pet Brigade

The Pet Brigade is the only privately-owned pet boarding facility located on a military post in Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA for almost a decade. Their state-of-the-art facility specializes in short-term or long-term pet boarding and also offers an extensive full groom service for cats and dogs. Their daycare service includes supervised playtime, human interaction, nap time, and games. Their services strive to accommodate the thousands of soldiers with pet care needs during deployment. Clients range from military families, retirees, and civilians with JBLM access. The Pet Brigade is highly-rated on Google where clients speak highly of their helpful and friendly staff and attentive grooming services.

Lewis, WA 98433

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