Evaluation Process

  • Each dog must undergo and pass an initial behavior assessment to determine enrollment eligibility.

  • All pets over a year, must be spayed or neutered.

  • Signed waivers, all application documents, and hard copies of vaccination records are required for enrollment and must be submitted at the time of the behavioral assessment.


  • Your Pet must be up to date on the following to insure they have a safe stay with us:

    • Bordetella

    • Rabies

    • DHLPP (Distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis, parainfluenza and parvovirus)

    • Negative Fecal Float

  • In addition to the above precautions, your pet will need to be on a year round Heartworm preventative and a Flea/Tick preventative (such as Frontline or Advantix).

  • All vaccinations must have been given at least three (3) days prior to arrival. (Titers are acceptable, please contact us for further information.)

Illness and Medications

  • If your dog is showing any signs of illness (coughing, vomiting, diarrhea) PLEASE do not bring them to daycare.

  • Dog Daze Playcare LLC is happy to provide medications based upon customer instruction.

Other Policies and Procedures

  • Please bring dogs on a flat 5 or 6 foot leash with a flat quick-release collar at the time of drop-off. Retractable leashes are not allowed.  Harnesses, clothing and non-quick release collars must be removed before entering the playroom.

  • You may provide food for your pet or you can request to use our house option for $2/meal.

  • Dog Daze Playcare, LLC may close at times of inclement weather, based on school closures as reported by the Columbia School District.

  • Late Pickup Fee - $5 for every 10 minutes past closing (6 p.m. weekdays, 5 p.m. on Sat.)

  • Reservations are required!  

  • Cancellations without at least 24 hours notice will be charged a full day fee.