General Client Requirements

The following must be on file at Gupton's

  1. Written proof of vaccinations from your veterinarian, the date given and date due
    • Parvo, Distemper, Rabies, & Bordetella
  2. Completed and Signed Gupton's Boarding and Grooming Release 
    • You can print off  a copy (return to the home page and then click on the Boarder and Grooming Release Page) or stop by the store to pick up a  copy
  3. A phone number where you may be reached during the day, and an Emergency contact name and number

Requirements of the doggie client

  • Males must be neutered if they are greater than 4 months of age
  • Puppies must have at least 2 parvo-distemper vaccinations in the puppies series and rabies no later than 6 months of age
  • Small dog group daycare clients can weigh no more than 30 lbs unless special permission has been granted before arrival
  • No reservation is required for small dog group daycare
  • Medium-Large dogs (Over 30 lbs) can play in individual indoor/outdoor suite-runs



  • Indoor play areas are heated and cooled
  • Outdoor play areas are kennel rock--no grasses
    • Dog doors allow the dogs to come in and out at will
  • Three different Play Groups
    • The play dynamics will be assessed on a daily basis and dogs will be divided into proper groupings based on behavior
  • Fresh water available at all times
  • A mixture of Chicken and Rice and Fish and Rice dog foods are provided through out the day as snacks for all
  • Toys and bedding are provided as enrichment
  • Attendant on hand at all times to see the sanitation, health, and happiness of all clients
  • Clients go home happy and tired from a day of play

Location & Hours


  • 2809 George Washington Blvd--The green building closest to the Kwik shop within the chain link fence of the Gupton's Campus
  • Pull straight in from the gate through the gravel parking lot to the front entrance (a gate, then a door, then another gate to ensure the safety of all clients)

Drop off and Pick up Hours:

  • Tuesday thru Saturday  7a.m. to 7p.m.
  • Sunday  8a.m. to 6p.m.
  • Monday   NO DAYCARE