A Home Away From Home: Doggy Daycare in Metro Detroit

By: Kurt Buesching | April 9, 2013

Choosing a daycare for your children can be a tough decision.  Safety, socialization and learning experiences are all factors to consider when making your choice.  But what about the other “children” in your home? Our pets are such an important part of our lives, shouldn’t we feel secure sending them to “daycare” as well? Listed below are some of the highest rated doggy day care facilities in the Metro Detroit area.

Pawz Inn: Tamee and Dennis, the owners and operators of Pawz Inn in Madison Heights, are determined to provide a safe, fun and healthy environment for your pets. With large indoor/outdoor play areas and non-stop supervision, pet owners can feel comfortable leaving their loved ones behind.  Whether you need a day trip, overnight boarding, birthday parties or obedience training, Pawz Inn has it all.  Need a babysitter for a day? For only $25, you can feel comfortable leaving your pet in a safe environment.  What about overnight boarding? For $35, enjoy some time away from your “children” without worry.

Camp Bow Wow: With multiple locations throughout Metro Detroit, Camp Bow Wow prides themselves on providing a safe, upscale environment for your pets.  They offer daily daycare and overnight boarding as well as grooming and training.  Overnight Campers get to stay in their own “Camp Bow Wow Cabin.”  Each cabin comes with a comfy bed and fleece blanket so your pets feel at home.  Camp Bow Wow also offers a “Camp Web Cam” so you can keep an eye on your pets to see if they’ve been naughty or nice.

The Barkshire: Looking for an innovative and unique daycare experience for your pets? You’ve found doggy heaven at The Barkshire located in Troy.  With a custom, state-of-the-art facility and swimming pool, your furry friends will be living in luxury.  The Barkshire also offers recreational swim and hydrotherapy to increase your pet’s stamina and relieve their aches and pains.  For $25 you can send your pet away for a day trip they’ll never forget.  For $40 per night, send your dog to a pajama party they’ll be barking about to all their friends. Even better, join Club Barkshire for $225, and your pet gets 10 full play days!

Next time you need to send your four-legged friend away, you can feel safe and secure leaving them at any of the facilities listed above!