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    Dogtopia of North Raleigh

    When we say we’re “the best” one-stop shop for all of your dog care needs, we have the awards to back it up! Dogtopia of Raleigh is the proud recipient of INDY’s Best in the Triangle award for “Best Place to Board your Pet in Wake County” for multiple years. We’ve also won the “Highest Customer Satisfaction” and “Best in Show” awards within the Dogtopia franchise.

    Proud winner of HappyDoggo’s “Best Doggy Day Care Spots in North Carolina”


    Location Hours

    Mon 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Tues 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Wed 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Thurs 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Fri 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Sat 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Sun 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    • TOP DOG


      Our goal is to raise the bar for the entire industry and set the standard for what it takes to run a safe and clean doggie daycare. We’re proud to be to a Top Dog facility.

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    • Pledging Safety



      We chase the absolute highest standards of safety in everything we do! Our goal is to make sure all pups in our care are happy, safe and comfortable.

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    • Dogs Playing Together with Bubbles

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      Play All Day!

      Our webcams let you check in on your pup from any desktop or mobile device. Have peace of mind their safe and comfortable while you’re away.

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      Resource Guide


      We realize that your dog is a furry member of your family and they deserve the highest level of care. That’s why we offer expert advice and tips on a wide range of topics related to dog behavior, health, safety and more!

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    Dog of the Week

    For the week of 02-06-2023

    Name: Sunny
    Age: 2 years
    Breed: Whippet
    Favorite Activities: Sprinting!
    Friends: Skylar hound, Louie terrier mix, anyone that can keep up!
    Most Lovable Qualities: I jump around on my back feet like a Pogo stick!

    Dog parents in Raleigh, Knightdale, Wake Forest, Zebulon, Cary, Durham, and surrounding areas have known about our outstanding, award-winning services since we opened our doors in 2008.

    A Great Location

    Our great, central location is only a few miles away from the Shops at North Hills if you’re looking to get some shopping done while your dog is in our care.

    A Complete Range of Dog Care Services

    Do you need to drop your dog off for a few hours or for the day? Or maybe you’re looking for a place to leave them overnight? Perhaps your four-legged family member is long overdue for a bath. Regardless of what you’re looking for, you will find it at Dogtopia of North Raleigh!

    Daycare provides a convenient place for dog daycare while you’re running errands or at work. If you’re heading out of town, our boarding services offer a safe and fun place to leave your dog.

    Our groomer, Angie Martin, has over 20 years of experience working with dogs of all breeds. Your pup will be feeling fresh & pretty after Angie works her magic in our doggy spa!

    What Sets Dogtopia Apart?

    We offer three state-of-the-art playrooms and a spacious outdoor play area. Dogtopia is a supervised off-leash facility that allows your pup total freedom. We deep clean and sanitize our playrooms throughout the day to ensure the best sanitation.

    Boarding dogs enjoy over 10 hours of safe socialization and healthy exercise each day with a well-deserved nap in the afternoon.

    Dogtopia of North Raleigh has earned certification status as a Heroes for Healthy PetsTM facility. The Heroes for Healthy PetsTM Certification Program in Infectious Disease Management provides training for preventative care, including strategic vaccination, and cleaning and disinfection protocols to help maintain disease-free facilities and keep pets healthy.

    The program is co-sponsored by the International Boarding and Pet Services Association, National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America, Pet Sitters International, VETgirl, and Barkleigh Productions.

    We’re Located Where You Live

    Dogtopia of North Raleigh is conveniently located between I540 and I440 off of Capital Boulevard.

    We require all daycare and boarding dogs to first visit us for a meet and greet with our team to determine if our open play environment is the right fit. To book your appointment, please contact us or fill out our enrollment form.

    • Dogtopia of Raleigh's lobby.

      Dogtopia Of Raleigh's Lobby.

    • Sierra, also known as Moo Moo, is hoping her antics will get her a belly rub!

      Sierra, Also Known As Moo Moo, Is Hoping Her Antics Will Get Her A Belly Rub!

    • Walter, the Weimaraner appreciates the little things in life like soaking in the sunshine.

      Walter, The Weimaraner Appreciates The Little Things In Life Like Soaking In The Sunshine.

    • Addy and Sierra take a break from playing to work on their tans!

      Addy And Sierra Take A Break From Playing To Work On Their Tans!

    • Lanai, the Mastiff mix and Winston, the Wheaton Terrier, are fast friends!

      Lanai, The Mastiff Mix And Winston, the Wheaton Terrier, Are Fast Friends!

    • Dogtopia has no breed restrictions when it comes to daycare and boarding. We couldn’t imagine if we missed out on meeting great dogs like Gunner, the Staffie.

      Dogtopia Has No Breed Restrictions When It Comes To Daycare & Boarding. We Couldn’t Imagine If We Missed Out On Meeting Great Dogs Like Gunner, The Staffie.

    • We love our Summer Pool Parties and so do our clients. Just ask Molson, the Yellow Lab!

      We Love Our Summer Pool Parties And So Do Our Clients. Just Ask Molson, The Yellow Lab!

    • Franklin and Jack Bauer agree that Dogtopia is the best place to find your friends for life.

      Franklin And Jack Bauer Agree That Dogtopia Is The Best Place To Find Your Friends For Life.

    • Briscoe, the Alaskan Malamute and Brody, the St. Bernard.

      Briscoe, The Alaskan Malamute And Brody, The St. Bernard.

    Bischon Frise Running in Dogtopia
    Big Doggie on Slide
    Pup with Tongue Out in Bath
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