11 Of Perth’s Best Doggy Daycares And Kennels
As much as we love our four-legged friends, sometimes life means you have to be parted from them. Whether you’re working long hours or you’re on the road, make sure your pooch is in safe hands at one of these paw-some doggy daycares.
PawPals Daycare & Parlour
Inspired by owner Laura’s struggles to leave her dog at home when she was working in the corporate world, PawPals is all about creating a stimulating and safe environment for your pup. The centres welcome all sizes and breeds, and with over 220 square metres of indoor and outdoor playgrounds, dogs are free to play and roam all day under the watchful eyes of the PawPals gals.
Unit 4, 329 Collier Road, Bassendean
Unit 1, 26 Industry Street, Malaga
Central Bark will keep your pup occupied, with a gigantic 300 square metres of indoor play area, and another whopping 300 square metres outdoors – with plenty of hidey-holes, sprinklers and paddling pools to keep them entertained. As well as keeping them entertained, they’ll be looking totally paw-fect, with grooming services also available.
Unit 8, 54 Buckingham Drive, Wangara
If your dog is going stir-crazy home alone, tucker ’em out at K9 Playtime. As well as plenty of play to tired them out, their brains will be exercised with plenty of mental stimulation, too. Plus, your pooch will be turning heads with a fresh clip from the professional groomers on site.
Unit 4, 130 Cutler Road, Jandakot
Sometimes your pup is just a tiny furball – for pups under 15 kilos, you can drop them off at K9to5 Littles. The daycare and groomers boasts 500 square metres of indoor and outdoor play areas to make sure your little pooch is all tuckered out – with sand pits, paddle pools, bubbles, balls, tunnels and rope toys to keep them entertained all day long.
Unit 6, 386 Scarborough Beach Road, Osborne Park
Paws and Play
Another favourite for small dog owners, Paws and Play offers a boutique service – conveniently located on the doorstep of the city for any CBD workers. Drop your little pup off and head to the office, knowing they’ve been kept entertained and happy.
5/33 Royal Street, East Perth
Owned and operated by trained professionals, Canines Unleashed expertly group dogs by temperament, making sure your pup is playing with likeminded pals. Younger pups are paired with older dogs, who help teach your pooch good manners and how to best play with others – so you know your pup will be coming home well-socialised and well-behaved!
Unit 4, 8 Cohn Street, Carlisle
Canine Cuddles know all about how hard it is to leave your pup for the day – so they make sure your four-legged friend is well-catered to. With a focus on socialisation, your pup can make plenty of new friends in a safe and secure setting. Multiple play areas cater to dogs of all variety, who are grouped according to size – plus all new enrolments undergo a temperament test, so you can relax knowing your pup is surrounded by friendly faces.
Unit 2, 45 Ledgar Road, Balcatta
38 Drake Street, Osborne Park
If you’re going to be gone for longer than a work day, you’ll need to find someone to care for your furry friend. Pet Friends provide pet-sitting services for just about any animal – as they say, no pet is too unusual or exotic! This of course includes dogs, with dog-sitting, walking, and even boarding available while you’re away. They’ll even water your plans and take your bins out!
26 Woodhall Street, Stirling
4 Paws B&B
With a huge acre for pups to play on, a stay at 4 Paws B&B is practically a 5-star experience. Doggos get their own kennel with comfy bed, cosy blankets and toys with soothing music – I mean, can we stay? Pups can spend their days romping around, playing tug of war, frisbee and running through sprinklers – or lazing in the sun if that’s more their speed! 4 Paws also has a doggy daycare available for shorter visits.
3 Battersea Road, Canning Vale
If your pooch truly needs room to roam, there’s no better place than Wookie Dogs. On six acres of Henley Brook property, your doggo can adventure all day – through puddles, trees and large open grassed spaces. With all this outdoor adventuring, they even provide a complimentary bath at the end of the day. Can’t make it out to the drop off point? Don’t stress, because Wookie Dogs will even pick up and drop off your pupper for a small charge!
134 Swan Street, Henley Brook
Abbeyvale are truly passionate about your pets – and provide a boarding service that reflects that passion. Pups sleep in fully air conditioned kennels, are fed nutritious meals and have ample space to exercise and play. Plus, they offer a pet taxi service if you’re unable to drop off your pooch to their Southern River location
Lot 38, 17 Passmore Street, Southern River
Header image: Paw Pals