Covid – 19  and Good Dog Day Care:

We have a new “contactless” intake process for bringing dogs into the facility.  We are also requireing mask be worn by clients and staff alike.  We are lightly sanitizing your pup, their collar and leash with an accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide mix to provide further protection before you dog goes into into playgroup. 

Please contact us or see our facebook page or click here for a quick video on the process.

You can take a virtual tour of our facility here.

You are your dog’s best friend.

Please note: Good Dog Day Care is not taking any new clients into the dog day care program. Please check back in Mid May 2021 for updates. We have limited availability for overnight boarding from now until May 1st.

You want him to have the best of everything – a healthy routine, a safe environment, people who care, plenty of exercise, and a lively circle of dog friends.

That’s what we’re all about.

We are here to assist you with the responsibilities of being a guardian so you can embrace the joy of companionship. At Good Dog Day Care, we provide professional doggy day care and boarding services that introduce structure, reinforce polite manners, and nurture happy dogs.

And, happy dogs are good dogs.

At Good Dog Day Care we offer the four paws of canine care:                                  Day Care, Boarding, Training and Bathing.

We’ve put together an outstanding facility that provides a clean, safe play area for your best friend.  We encourage you to come for a tour and see all the love and care your buddy will receive.  The owners and staff are educated on canine behavior and specialist in providing for the comfort and enjoyment of your furry friend.

Winner of “Best Dog Day Care”

in Bay Woof Magazine 2015 2017,2018 and 2019

Anna, David and the staff at Good Dog Day Care extend their heartfelt “Thank You” for giving us this recognition.  Our joy has come from taking care of your best friends and becoming part of your community.  We will strive to continue to provide you with service that will reflect the honor you have given us. 

Puppy Kindergarten Classes

  Class size is limited, register in advance

Saturday Mar 27th May 1st @ 9:00 AM 5 sessions $220

Saturday Mar 27th May 1st @ 10:10 AM 5 sessions $220

Skipping April 17th

We want to help give your puppy the best start in life. Using the most effective training tools, your puppy will build confidence and enjoy learning manners. please see the training page for registration and details


Nose Work and Odor classes
Intro and advanced classes for Nose Work and Odor scenting

schedule: classes currently postponed until further notice

 6 sessions $150    
  taught by Josette Kimes, NACSW Certified Nose Work Instructor

  If your dog enjoys smelling things they can have fun doing it as a sport. Dogs of all shapes and sizes can participate. It mentally challenges your dog and they are more focused and balanced. This is a fun sport for you and your dog


Training classes:  Most public events are postponed until furhter notice or have been moved outside in the back parking lot. We will have a sanitizing station available.  For classes we ask that Masks be worn, Maintaining 6ft social distance from other teams. Dogs on leash (unless instructor permits otherwise.) Coming and leaving in single file If your pup has had coughing or diarrhea or been “fixed” with 48 hrs -You may attend but leave your pup at home. If you are feeling unwell, have a fever or cough, you will not attend.  GDDC uses accelerated hydrogen peroxide a our primary disinfectant..

Please see the “Class Registration” Form under “our services” tab for more information and to register for any class.


from Oakland to Fremont or San Jose to San Leandro, you will find us just blocks from Highway 880.  For those of you that to travel to Palo Alto, Redwood City or San Carlos, our Whipple Road Exit is conveniently located halfway between the Dumbarton and San Mateo Bridges.
Open 7 am to 6 pm.  Closed for naptime daily  10:30 am to 2:00 pm.                     On weekends we open at 8:00 am.