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Purrfect Pet Playlands in Charlotte

June 13th, 2014 Listed Under: Everything Else, Weekend Trips

A Review of Area Doggy Day Care and Pet Care Centers

When the summer season hits personal schedules become packed with vacations and fun festivities. With the increase in activity, you may need a place to keep your playful pets! Here are some spots to let your pets play for a few days.

Carolina Doggie Playland


3111 South Tryon St. Charlotte, NC 28217


Daycare: $24/day per dog with discounts for packages

Boarding: $35/night including food and daycare with 50% discount for second dog

Special Accommodations

Large indoor and outdoor play areas for the pups who are grouped by size and temperament. Suites and crates are available depending on your pet’s preference. There are also three web cams available to keep an eye on your pet.


Email at [email protected] or call at 704-529-7757

Visit Carolina Doggie Playland 

See Yelp Reviews

Dog playing with ballPet Paradise


2919 Boyer Street, Charlotte, NC 28210


Boarding: $39/dog/day or $22/cat/day with discounts for additional pets

Doggie Day Camp: $24/day per dog

Extras like webcam access, early check-in, late check out and bathe can be added on

Special Accommodations

The resort features climate controlled facilities, late night potty breaks and a bone shaped swimming pool! There is even discounted airport parking when your pet stays at Pet Paradise. Pet Paradise also provides a variety of grooming services.


Email at [email protected] or call at 704.393.3647

Visit the Pet Paradise Website

See Yelp Reviews


The Barker Lounge


1719 Montford Drive,  Charlotte, NC 28209


Daycare: $30/day per dog. Half days available for $18!

Boarding: $46/day during peak season and $42/day during off-season. Special discounts are available for multiple days and longer days

Special Accommodations

The Barker Lounge also provides services for grooming and training. The facilities are climate controlled and quiet time for your pup is available. There are standard and luxury suites available for your individual or family of dogs. The lounge is open for boarding during all major holidays.


Email at [email protected] or call at 704-522-7537

Visit The Barker Lounge Website

See Yelp Reviews


Dogs Dogtopia of Charlotte


616 Springbrook Road

Charlotte, NC 28217


Daycare: $27/visit with discounts for packages,

Boarding: $42/day or $15 per night with the additional daycare fee

Special Accommodations

Each dog staying with Dogtopia will get hours of playtime and socializing with other dogs followed with nap time. Webcams are available for owners to keep up with their pet. Dogtopia also provides grooming and doggie birthday parties with dog-friendly treats.


Email at [email protected] or call at 704-333-3063

Visit the Dogtopia Website

See Yelp Reviews

As you read the reviews, you’ll see they all are loving places for your animal. Call them, talk to them and try one on your next vacation.  Do you have another favorite we should add? Let us know.


Photo Sources:

Szlivka Robert

Lisa Bunchofpants

Tony Harrison

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Ashley Eve

Ashley Eve

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My name is Ashley Eve and I am a “Charlottean” born and bred. I am a junior Public Relations major at UNC-CH. As the Charlotte Communities intern I will be contributing weekly!
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