As an Essential Business, The Village Dog will be open throughout the Coronavirus Crisis

to continue to serve the needs of people and their canine family member.

We've extended our hours to 7:00am-6:30pm daily (including Saturdays and Sundays).

We're offering a daycare rate of $36/day for a 10-day package.

  During this period, we're also offering half-day daycare (5 hours or less) for $30.  See our full hours and rates below.

RATES/HOURS/DETAILS

DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP PROTOCOL

  • Call here at (847.251.8700) when you arrive for drop-off or pick-up. Allow approximately 1-3 minutes for a staff member to come up front.

  • For drop-off, please wait in your vehicle until any other dogs before you have gone in and you see a staff member free to take your dog.  

  • For pick-up, please wait in your vehicle until you see a staff member come up to our front greeting room with your dog.  

  • Have your dog on a leash at all times when arriving or leaving The Village Dog to ensure everyone's safety.  

  • Have a name tag attached or sewn onto your dog's collar, and ensure that the collar is adequately tightened/secured.

  • If you need any assistance, let us know and we'll be happy to transport your dog to/from your car.   

  • If you don't have access to a mobile phone, call before you leave your home/office/etc.

  • Payment is due at drop-off.

  • We accept checks or cash.  We do not accept credit cards.

RATES

We offer discounted rates to veterans and members of the military.  Please let us know if this applies to you.

Please note:  All boarding and daycare rates are applied as the rates applicable at the time of the stay.

DAYCARE RATE Daily including Saturdays and Sundays

$35 if your dog attends 5 days/week on an ongoing basis or if you have 2 of your own dogs attending at once.

$36 if you purchase a 10-day package for $360.  Package valid for 1 year from purchase date.

$40 for individual day purchase. 

$30 for Half-Day rate (5 hours or less).

 

BOARDING RATE:  (Boarding price includes full-day daycare.  Add Check-Out Day Rate as listed below)                

Standard boarding rate:  $65 per dog per night plus Check-Out Day Rate (see below)

HOLIDAY BOARDING RATE FOR SPRING BREAK HOLIDAY PERIOD, THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY PERIOD, CHRISTMAS/NEW YEARS HOLIDAY PERIOD:

Please note:  All boarding and daycare rates are applied as the rates applicable at the time of the stay.

Holiday boarding rate:  $75 per dog per night for Spring Break holiday period, Thanksgiving holiday period, Christmas/New Years holiday period.

BOARDING CHECK OUT DAY RATE:  Like a hotel, if you pickup your dog after 11am, add our daycare rate for the check-out day.

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  • Check or Cash accepted. No credit cards accepted.

  • Payment required at time of drop-off​.

HOURS FOR DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP  (Holiday Hours differ and are listed further below)

During the coronavirus crisis, The Village Dog has extended our hours to 7:00am-6:30pm daily (including Saturday and Sunday).

 STANDARD HOURS for DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP FOR DAYCARE AND BOARDING  (For holiday hours, see further below.)                

7:00am - 6:30pm    Daily including Saturdays and Sundays

 HOLIDAY HOURS:  DAYCARE DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP 

CLOSED FOR DAYCARE:  Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day.

 HOLIDAY HOURS:  BOARDING DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP 

CLOSED FOR DROP-OFF/PICK-UP:   Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day.

HOLIDAY HOURS for Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve:  10:30am -11:00am 

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

FOR BOARDING, PROVIDE FOOD AS FOLLOWS:

  • Measure out the adequate amount of food your dog will need for their meals during their visit.  You don't need to bag meals individually.  Excess food won't be returned.  If enough food is not supplied, we will provide food at $7 and up per meal.

  • Put the food in a container you don't need returned --- plastic/paper bags,etc.  You don't need to bag meals individually.  Write your dog's first and last name on the bag.  We'll transfer your dog's food to a foodsafe container designated for your dog.

  • Do not send any containers or items you want returned.  Do not send can covers, scoops, bowls -- we have these items.

FOR MEDICATIONS OR SUPPLEMENTS:

  • Notify us at drop-off that you have included medication/supplements with their food, and advise us as to what type of medication it is.

  • Include a note in the main food bag with instructions regarding the type of medication and the administration of the medication/supplements you've provided.​

FEEDING NOTES:

  • No additional charge for special dietary feeding requirements.

  • In instances where we provide dog food, $7 and up per meal.  

Owners must provide a vet record of current vaccinations for rabies, distemper, and bordetella. Titer test accepted as an alternative for the distemper vaccination. 

 

Puppies accepted after they have all required vaccinations as well as the parvovirus vaccination, usually this is by 4 months old.

 

Prior to daycare or boarding for the first time, dogs must pass a brief temperament evaluation which can be done on the first playdate.

 

Prior to boarding for the first time, dogs are required to attend either a full-day or half-day of daycare (daycare rates apply).  

The Village Dog is a luxurious 8,000 sq.ft. indoor and outdoor North Shore destination where we offer the ultimate alternative in boarding and daycare for discerning owners.  Cage-free and kennel-free at all times.