Client Requirements

  1. New dog clients must be brought in to the store at least 24 hours before reservation for a meet & greet
    • Meet & greets can be done Tues - Sat 10a.m. to 7p.m. and Sun 11a.m. to 6p.m. in the 2815 (orange) building
  2. Written proof of vaccinations from your veterinarian, the date given and date due
    • Parvo, Distemper, Rabies, & Bordetella
    • Fax 316 682-8111 Tues-Sat 9am-7pm
    • email:
      • Please include pet's first & last name in the subject line
  3. 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
    • All special feeding or medical needs must be in writing and on file
  4. Reservations are required for all overnight stays
  5. Male dogs must be neutered (or an additional fee applies); Females may or may not be spayed
  6. Dogs under 30 lbs
  7. Dogs must be crated at night
    • Dogs from the same household can crated together if
    1. They each weigh less than 18 lbs
    2. Are crated together at home



Reservations & Fees


  1. Must be made in advance of the boarding date
    • NO walk-in boarding for new clients
    • Walk-in boarding for established clients if space allows
  2. Make reservations via phone (316) 682-8110 (leave a message), or (316) 682-8111, or in person
    • Holidays (Memorial Day, Labor Day, 4th of July, Christmas, & Thanksgiving) require a 2 night ($34 - $ 50 non- refundable deposit per dog
    • Deposit is applied to final bill
  3. Please disclose all health, behavior, or special needs issues at the time of making the reservation
  4. Owners that do not cancel reservations at least 36 hours in advance will have a $ 15 fee added to their file
    • Payable upon the next boarding visit bill


  1. $ 17 per night + sales tax (all females & neutered males that can play in small dog daycare)
  2. $ 25 per night + sales tax (intact males)
  3. $ 20 per night + sales tax for dogs unable to play in small dog daycare due to behavior (females & neutered males) includes females in heat
  4. No additional fee for special needs unless they require that the dog be placed in an isolation area 


Day Time Play

  • Indoor heated and cooled Playrooms
  • Outdoor Kennel Rock areas with outdoor play toys
  • Dog doors so the dogs can choose to play inside or outside at will
  • At least 3 separate play areas for different levels of playfulness, size, age, and attitude
  • Water available at all times
  • Grazing food available until 5p.m.
  • Toys and sleep spots available at all times

Night-Night Sleep Time

  • All dogs are crated at night (crates are 30" X 16" X 20" or larger)
  • Bedding, dishes, & food  are provided by Gupton's
  • Night-night food and water are in crates


Drop-off and Pick-up Times

  • Tuesday thru Saturday:  7a.m. to 7p.m.
  • Sunday:                      8a.m. to 6p.m.
  • Monday:                     8a.m. to 9a.m.  or at 6p.m. ONLY
  • The following days drop-off and pick-up STOP at 5p.m.
    • If they fall on Monday--Monday times over ride 5p.m. deadline time
      • Thanksgiving Eve
      • Christmas Eve
      • New Year's Eve
      • New Year's Day
      • 4th of July
  • NO DROP-OFF or PICK-UP on Thanksgiving, Christmas, or Easter Day

Boarding Perks

  • All boarders get to play in daycare at no extra charge
    • Exception is intact males
  • One or more human attendants is available during play time to see to the health and happiness of our guests
  • All toys, bedding, food, and dishes are supplied by Gupton's and cleaned on a daily basis
    • We feed a mixture of a chicken and rice and a fish and rice dry kibble as well as canned lamb and rice for picky eaters
  • No additional fee for medical care as long as medical supplies and written instructions are provided by owner
  • All dogs that stay for 3 or more nights are given a free complimentary bath (bathing does not start until after 1 p.m.).

Grooming while Boarding

All grooming services are available while dogs are boarding Tuesday through Saturday.  See Grooming Page for services and prices.


No Grooming is done on Sunday or Monday


Grooming requests can be made at the same time reservations are made, or when drop-off occurs.