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Daycare is always FREE with boarding
at Canine Country Club!

At Canine Country Club you always receive FREE daycare, no matter how long your dog stays with us! In addition to a comfy, cozy place to call their own during their boarding, they’ll also enjoy the amenities of our group daycare or VIP playtime throughout their stay. There’s a reason West Des Moines, IA pet owners trust us for dog boarding services! We welcome your pup for as long as you’ll be away.

Give Your Pup a Vacation!

If you’re going away, give your dog a vacation too! Canine Country Club welcomes pups from throughout the greater Des Moines, IA area for day boarding, long-term stays and extended long-term dog boarding services. Contact us today at 515-221-0300 to schedule a stay for your dog and to talk with our staff about their grooming or training needs.

Special Needs Suites

All Special Needs Suites are equipped with a private webcam. We have 9 Suites specially made for dogs with special needs. These suites are in their own room in a quiet and secluded area of the building. All the Special Needs Suites come with the ability to bring any bedding, blankets, or toys from home, a private webcam to view your dog while he/she is in their suite for a $7/day upgrade and a free bath after a 5-night stay. Your dog will also receive a minimum of 2 hours of daycare time per day or private potty and play time with a staff member. Additional daycare or private play time can be added for $17/day. You can find additional boarding add-ons below.

Special Needs Suites are suitable for any dogs, but most commonly are used by the following dogs:

  Dogs with separation anxiety
  Elderly dogs
  Puppies
  Any dogs with health conditions
  Any scared or shy dogs
  First time boarding dogs
  Dogs who kennel fight
  Dogs with dog aggression issues
  Dogs who need to be in a quiet, secluded area
​ Dogs who need to be away from the hustle and bustle of the larger areas of the facility

Standard Pricing

ItemCost
One Dog$81.00
Two Dogs$155.00
Three Dogs$232.00
Four Dogs$309.00

Peak Season

ItemCost
One Dog$88.00
Two Dogs$169.00
Three Dogs$253.00
Four Dogs$337.00

To be boarded at The Club, all dogs must be over the age of 8 weeks, and have had their first 2 rounds of puppy vaccinations (Distemper, Parvo and Bordetella) and Rabies vaccination by 16 weeks. To attend daycare, all dogs must be spayed/neutered by the age of 6 months. Social dogs who pass our temperament test, a minimum of 2-4 hours of daycare time per day, including weekends, is included in the boarding price. For intact, non-social, skittish, anxious, or elderly dogs who need a safe space, we provide individual potty and playtime under staff supervision. Need to know what to bring for your dog? Check out our FAQs page!

Standard Boarding

Our clients most LOVED service at The Club! Why you ask? Because if you book a boarding suite you can choose the private webcam upgrade to view your dog while you’re away for peace of mind that they’re happy and doing well! With the Luxury Camera upgrade, you’ll have private access to watch your dog while you’re away. Don’t you want to see your precious baby while you’re on your travels?? The other perk of all Boarding Suites is that you can bring your own bedding, blankets and belongings from home that will make your dog comfortable during their stay. Our Economy Boarding unfortunately does not allow the option to bring belongings from home due to the nature of the enclosures. Your pup will also receive a nice, soothing bath before going home after a 5 night or longer stay, so they smell great for you. These are some great perks when choosing a Boarding Suite!

As with all boarding, your dog will also receive a minimum of 2 hours of daycare time per day or VIP potty and play time with a staff member. Additional daycare or private play time can be added for $17/day. along with a lot of other add-on amenities to make your pup’s stay fabulous! You can find additional boarding add-ons below.

Want to treat your pup to a more glamorous getaway? Our boarding suites are some of the biggest in West Des Moines, IA and the entire Metro! They feature solid walls and glass front doors that don’t give off a kennel or cage-like feel. Don’t forget your favorite Boarding Suite amenities: The option for Private Webcams for your viewing!! Check in on your pup as often as you want while you’re away. You can also bring all their favorite bedding and toys from home, which is not an option in Economy Boarding! A stuffed Kong bedtime treat every night, and your pup gets a free bath after a 5 night stay!

Please note: If you bring any toys or treats from home that could be a choking hazard they will not be given to your dog for safety reasons. If your dog is chewing on his bedding or excessively soiling his bedding, it will be removed, washed and removed from your dog’s Suite. They will still have the Orthopedic Kuranda bed to sleep on unless that becomes a chewing problem as well.

Watch your pup while you’re away!

Upgrade to a Boarding Suite with a Private Webcam for only $7 per night!

Standard Pricing

ItemCost
One Dog$68.00
Two Dogs$130.00
Three Dogs$195.00
Four Dogs$260.00

Peak Season

ItemCost
One Dog$75.00
Two Dogs$144.00
Three Dogs$216.00
Four Dogs$288.00

Private Webcam Upgrade
​ONLY $7/night!

Want to have the opportunity to watch your dog while they stay at The Club?
Choose a Boarding Suite with a Private Webcam for only $7/night!
You can rest assured, while checking in on your pup, that they’re doing great here at The Club!

Economy Boarding

Economy boarding is your pup’s chance to enjoy their getaway! We offer a home-away-from-home experience that ensures your dog can rest in relaxation, socialize with other furry friends, and enjoy the love and attention of our staff.

All dogs staying with us get a minimum of 2 hours of daycare time per day, or private play and potty time with a staff member. Additional daycare or private play time can be added for a fee of $17. Their private boarding area includes an orthopedic Kuranda bed to sleep on at night. You can find additional dog boarding service add-ons below.

*Please do not send any bedding or toys with dogs staying in Economy Boarding. There is a small gap at the bottom of the kennels and we don’t your dog’s neighbor stealing or chewing their things!

Standard Pricing

ItemCost
One Dog$58.00
Two Dogs$112.00
Three Dogs$167.00
Four Dogs$223.00

Peak Season

ItemCost
One Dog$65.00
Two Dogs$126.00
Three Dogs$188.00
Four Dogs$251.00

Day Boarding

​For dogs who pass our temperament test, we offer day boarding options on Saturday and Sunday. They’ll get 2-4 hours of daycare time, as well as a private place to call their own. Dogs who prefer to not play with other dogs will receive individual play and potty time with an experienced staff member. We offer weekend day boarding drop-off from 8-10am and pickup from 4-6pm.

Extended Long-Term
Dog Boarding

Going away for a while? In the military and being deployed? We offer special extended long-term boarding pricing, to accommodate lengthier stays. Please fill out our contact form or call for a quote. Available by request only.

Boarding Add-Ons

ItemCost
Slow Feeder$2 (per meal)
Appetite Enhancer (canned dog food on your dogs kibble)$3 (per meal)
Bob-a-lot Toy Feeder (plus food if not provided by owner)$5
Stuffed Kong Treat$7
Ice Cream Treat$5
Extra 1/2 Day of Daycare$17
One on One Play Time$17
Picture Text$2 each
Video Text (approx. 30 seconds)$4 each
FaceTime Call (iPhone only)$4 each
Snuggle & Story Time$10
Puzzle Toy Meal$5 / meal
Coat Brush Out (not a deshed)$5/5 minutes
Massage$15/10 minutes
Treadmill$10/5 minutes
Special Handling (Special Needs Luxury Suites)*$10/night
Special Handling (Luxury and Premium Suites)*$15/night
Rinse Off$10
Bath & Crate DryTBD by Weight
DeshedTBD by Weight
Quick Blow Out (not a deshed$10
Plum Facial$9
Nail Grind/Dremel$20
Ear Cleaning$7
Teeth Brushing$7
Conditioner$10
Appetite Enhancer (canned food/broth)$3
Dismissal from Boarding Fee**$50-$100

*Special Handling Fee Includes but is not limited to:

  • Dogs who need assistance getting up, moving, walking, etc.
  • Dogs who need to be hand walked to potty
  • Dogs who show dog aggression
  • Dogs who refused to enter or exit their kennel
  • Dogs who kennel fight/have barrier reactivity
  • Dogs who have to be handled with a dog catcher pole
  • Dogs who act aggressively but do not need to be sent home
  • Dogs who require more than one staff member for grooming ($15 per occurrence)
  • Dogs who need more than one rinse off during their stay ($10-$20 per occurrence)
  • Dogs who need more than one bath during their stay ($15-$40 per occurrence)

​**Dogs who are dismissed from boarding for any reason will be assessed a Special Handling Fee of $50-100 at The Club’s discretion

Peak Season Dates 2024

MonthDates
January01/01/2024–01/09/2024
March-April03/08/2024–04/09/2024
May-September05/22/2024–09/10/2024
November-December11/01/2024–12/31/2024

*Special Extended Long Term Boarding (1+ month) pricing available, please call for a quote

**Dog boarding services are charged in 24 hour time periods. If you pick up on your pick up day later than your drop off time on your drop off day, you will be charged $27 for 1/2 day of boarding.​

Day Boarding

ItemCost
Full Day With Reservation$30.00

Your dog deserves to feel welcome and wanted, no matter how long they’re with us. It’s why we provide a full list of add-ons and additional options. From grooming and spa packages to snacks and treats, we give your pooch a true vacation experience!

*Additional food can be provided at up to 4 cups of food per meal. Grain-free food is $3.50 additional, grain-included food is $2.50.

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FAQs

  • All Inclusive:
    Boarding INCLUDES a minimum of 2-4 hours of daycare playtime for social dogs per day OR private potty & playtime with a staff member for those pups that prefer one on one! THIS IS INCLUDED with ALL boarding pups for FREE!
  • Experience:
    We have provided care and services for thousands of dogs in the greater West Des Moines, IA area since opening in 2010. Our owner and managers have extensive backgrounds in handling dogs of all sizes and temperaments, including pet dogs, dogs with special needs, competition dogs, and working service/police dogs. We provide continuing education for all staff members on dog handling, dog behavior, first aid/CPR, pack management, socialization and aggression.
  • Cleanliness:
    We take great pride in our level of cleanliness at Canine Country Club. We sanitize and disinfect our ENTIRE facility, including kennels, crates, daycare rooms, bedding, water/food bowls and outdoor play area, EVERY day. Just stop by and take a sniff for yourself!
  • Safety:
    Our facility is a little tricky to find for the first time, but we planned it that way! For maximum safety of our guests and their parents, we are located in a cul-de-sac with no nearby passing traffic for maximum safety while coming and going from Canine Country Club. We also have low dog to staff ratios, often keeping daycare groups around 10-12 dogs. This allows us to keep safety a priority and we are proud to be one of the safest dog facilities in the state!
  • Security:
    Dogs are monitored by one of our skilled staff members who is physically in the room with the dogs. We have multiple locked doors and gates between your dog and the outside world. Our outdoor play area is surrounded by an 8 foot privacy fence that runs along a concrete curb all the way around, containing even the most skilled climbers and diggers.
  • Why Choose Canine Country Club:
    We love ALL the dogs that visit us at Canine Country Club! We enjoy cuddling with them and giving them individual attention, hugs and kisses during their stay. With owners’ permission, we like to reward them with treats for good behavior (and sometimes just for being so darn cute!)

​EVERY dog gets playtime! All of our boarding guests get lots of indoor and outdoor playtime. A minimum of 2-4 hours of daily dog daycare is included in the boarding fee & if your dog is not social with other dogs then they receive individual playtime with a staff member. The entire reason the owner opened the facility was to give dog parents a place to take their dogs where they would be loved, cared for and treated like they would be at home with you! We don’t believe in keeping dogs in kennels all day, after all, they deserve a vacation too!

  • Boarding And Daycare Enrollment Form:
    This gives us the information we need to know to best care for your pup
  • Current Vaccination Records: 
    ​CCC requires all dogs to be vaccinated for Bordatella, Distemper, and Parvo. Rabies is required for all pups over 12 weeks old. Pups under 12 weeks do not require the Rabies vaccination to attend, but must have 2 rounds of puppy vaccines completed. Pups must be on a monthly flea/tick preventative year-round. Unfortunately, we will not be able to provide service to any dog without these vaccinations and a flea/tick preventative.

What To Bring:

  • Food:
    We prefer that you pack the food in individual servings in ziplock baggies. This ensures that you pack enough food for your dog and that we are feeding your dog the correct amount at each meal. If you forget to pack food for your dog, or if you don’t pack enough, we have a regular dog food or grain-free variety we will feed your dog for an additional fee. (Please note we use a standard 8 ounce measuring cup to measure food.)
  • Treats:
    If you have a special brand of treats your dog prefers, or if they have special dietary restrictions, please bring treats so we can reward them for their good behavior! We do have house-brand treats that we can give your dog while they stay with us.
  • Medication:
    Prescription Medication must be in the original container with the dosage and prescribing veterinarian information visible. We can administer oral medication. We do not administer intramuscular or subcutaneous medication such as insulin.

What Not To Bring:

  • Rawhides, Bones, Toys:
    These are a choking hazard. They are great to give your pup at home, but we don’t want to take a chance of them choking or getting sick while you’re away. Trust us, they will be so tired from playing all day they will fall right to sleep at night to rest up for their next day of fun!
  • Bedding:
    All boarding dogs get orthapedic Kuranda bed to snooze on at night. We don’t want to risk their favorite bed or blanket from home getting destroyed or lost while at CCC so we prefer to use our bedding. If you really want to leave a blanket or something to remind your dog of home, make sure it’s something small that can fit in their overnight bin and one they can live without if it doesn’t make it home from their stay. If your dog is staying in a Luxury Suite (Not regular boarding) they can bring any bedding, blankets, or toys from home to make their stay extra cozy.
  • Bowls:
    We only use sanitized, stainless steel bowls. Please let us feed and water your dog with our bowls while they stay with us.

We recommend that you bring your dog to daycare a few times. This will let him get to know the staff and other regular dogs that he will be interacting with during his stay. The more familiar your dog is with Canine Country Club, the better he will do while he’s here!

100% of the Time!

​At CCC, we strictly follow the guidelines set forth by the State of Iowa. We have maximum playgroup sizes of 15 dogs and at least 1 staff member supervising each group. When the dogs are socializing in daycare, they are constantly monitored through visual and audible contact. Your dog’s safety is our highest priority. All of our staff members are extensively trained in dog behavior, pack management, dog aggression and dog socialization. We offer all our doggie customers a safe, fun and low stress social environment!We recommend that you bring your dog to daycare a few times. This will let him get to know the staff and other regular dogs that he will be interacting with during his stay. The more familiar your dog is with Canine Country Club, the better he will do while he’s here!

Yes! We have many puppies that attend CCC for daycare. Puppies must have their first two round of puppy vaccinations, as well as the parvo & bordatella vaccines. The Rabies vaccine is not required until 12 weeks of age.

​Unaltered dogs can attend daycare up to 6 months of age. Over 6 months, it is a state law that unaltered dogs can not attend daycare. We do however offer day boarding, where your dog will stay with us for the day & receive private playtime & potty time with a staff member.

  • 7am – 9am:
    Dogs Kenneled for Drop Off
  • 9am – 11:30am:
    Playtime indoors & outdoors with 3 potty breaks
  • 11:30am – 1:30pm:
    Naptime/Quiet Time
  • 1:30pm – 4:30pm:
    Playtime indoors & outdoors with 3 potty breaks
  • 4:30pm – 6pm:
    Kenneled for Pick up

​All boarding dogs, as long as they’re social get either morning/afternoon playtime. For those that need to wear off more steam, they may be put in to play time for both sessions.

All daycare dogs, and boarding dogs that are social, are in their play groups with their staff supervisor from the time they are dropped off in the morning until mid-day nap time. We put the dogs down for a nap and shut out the lights. We also play soothing music for them to relax, rest and re-charge for their afternoon of playtime. When the dogs wake up from their nap, they are put back in their play groups for the afternoon so they go home tired when their parents pick them up.

During the morning and afternoon playtimes, the dogs play indoors in our climate controlled daycare rooms and rotate in their play groups to get outside play and potty time. We have toys, jungle gyms and other structured play activities for the dogs to engage with each other and our staff members. In the summer, on hot days, we also have pool parties! The pool is emptied daily in the mid-afternoon so the dogs have time to dry off before going home with their families.

While we don’t currently offer daycare on the weekends, our dog boarding clients do get weekend play time. Just like daycare, they are separated in groups of similar temperament and play style and get morning and evening playtime indoors and out. So, even if your dog is just staying at CCC for the weekend, they will get generous playtime with their friends!

Yes. Every dog that comes into CCC must bring proof of current rabies, bordetella, parvo, rabies and distemper vaccination. We also need you to fill out our Enrollment Forms.

Canine Country Club does not breed discriminate, because ANY breed of dog can be aggressive. We do not allow aggressive dogs in daycare or allow them to socialize with other dogs. If a dog starts showing aggressive tendencies in daycare, we will have a discussion with the parents about dog training methods to correct the behavior. We will work with a dog to the best of our ability and to the extent the parents feel comfortable with to keep them social and able to play in daycare. However, our first priority is the safety of all dogs in our facility, so if CCC Management feels a dog is too aggressive or cannot be worked with, we will dismiss the dog from daycare.

If your dog is dog aggressive or not social, we will board them on a selective and limited basis. These dogs will be kenneled in one of our large runs during their stay and get private playtime with a staff member.

​With the exception of some sport dogs and police K9s, CCC will not board dogs that are aggressive towards people.

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