Dog Daycare

Several daycare groups are separated by size and play style. Your dog will run and play with human and canine friends in a safe, clean environment. From a game of fetch to splashing in the above ground wading pools(weather permitting), to a relaxing ear rub, your dog will have a great day. All rooms are climate controlled and were built and designed specifically for doggy daycare. All dogs are temperament tested by our staff. They must pass a temperament test to be allowed into group play and ensure the safety of everyone. Temperament tests and new client forms may take up to 10-15 minutes please plan accordingly. Will fill up fast and reservations are required prior to coming into daycare. Two no shows will result in removal from schedule.

  • All dogs must be vaccinated for bordetella, da2pp, and rabies. additionally you must provide proof of a negative fecal result in the last 12 months.
  • Dogs over the age of 6 months must be spayed/neutered to be enrolled in daycare or stay in the Bunkhouse or Jamboree rooms.
  • All dogs must be on flea preventative. Dogs showing signs of fleas will be treated at owner’s expense. Scheduled applications are available, please inquire.
  • Please keep pets showing signs of flu or diarrhea at home, or notify staff before bringing in for day boarding for the safety of everyone.

Day Boarding

For those dogs who prefer human company to canine company, this is the place for you. We offer day boarding in individual kennels. Private indoor/outdoor runs allow your dog to come and go as he pleases (weather permitting). There are also many extra one- on-one services available. Lunches and treats provided by owner are dispensed at no charge. Two no shows will result in removal from schedule.

Waggin' Tails Doggie Dude Ranch
& Pet Lodge

6249 Nesbitt Rd
Fitchburg, WI 53719

Clinic: (608) 271-4212 Fax: (608) 271-5951 E-mail: [email protected]

*Sunday mornings are for daycare drop offs only.


Monday 6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Tuesday 6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Wednesday 6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Thursday 6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Friday 6:30 am - 6:30 pm

Saturday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

*Sunday mornings are for daycare drops offs only 8:00am 9:00am

Sunday 3:00pm 6:00pm