We are open for Daycare: Tuesday - Friday (7:00am - 6:00pm) & Weekends (10:00am - 5:00pm). We are also open now for Boarding.

We promise safe, curbside, non-contact drop-off, and a tired, but happy pup when you pick up!

Jacksonville at The Avenues NEW PET PARENT INFO

Welcome to Dogtopia!

We are excited to meet you and your pup for your Meet & Greet!
Please remember to submit our Registration Form in advance of your Meet & Greet, so we can prepare for your visit!


  1. Schedule a Meet & Greet – Call 904-297-3247 or request an appointment online to schedule a Meet & Greet which will include a tour of our facility as well as an evaluation for your dog.
  2. Complete the Registration Form – Use our fillable form to complete the Registration Form and send back via email in advance of your visit. This is our way of getting to know more about your pup and prepare for your visit! Have more than one pup? Use our Additional Dog Form!
    Note:  Use Adobe Reader or a Microsoft Edge browser on a PC to save and return the Registration Form via email.  Mobile devices or tablets will not save the data. 
  3. Ensure Required Vaccinations are Up-to-Date – Don’t have a copy? No problem. We are happy to call your veterinarian for you! Must-have vaccinations:
    • Bordetella
    • DHPP/Parvo
    • Rabies

complete the form



On Meet & Greet day, our evaluation process with your dog takes 20-30 minutes with our trained evaluator. After the evaluation, you will receive a copy of the results.

At this time, we would love to show you around, address your questions and you can even watch the playroom cameras! Or, you can view of facility through our website tour.


  • Wellness check
  • Response to staff touch/interaction
  • Comfort level in a crate or suite*
  • Reaction in “open play” setting with other dogs of varying size, breed, and temperament
  • Overall observations

The process is very easy and there is nothing to be nervous about at Dogtopia – we just want to get to know your pup better!



  • Your dog(s) on a leash with a collar or harness upon entry.
  • We appreciate receiving the Registration Forms prior to your visit, but if you have not emailed the Registration Form or vaccination records in advance, please bring them with you.

NOTE: All dogs must be at least 12 weeks of age AND current on required vaccinations (Rabies, DHLPP/DHPP and Bordetella). Dogs older than 7 months must be spayed or neutered.

*Crates & suites are used for rest, naptime, boarding, and feedings