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Dog Daycare

Our Indianapolis dog daycare focus is smaller group play, safer dog-to-human ratios, skilled daycare staff, and more engaging activities, such as bubble time, pool and sprinkler fun, and other boredom-busting group games.

Important Note: Our Big Dog Daycare is currently at capacity and on a wait list for new clients. If you’d like to be placed on the list, email manager@uptownpupindy.com with your name, dog’s name, and contact info. 

Designed to encourage health, happiness, and sociability in dogs, Uptown Pup’s Indianapolis dog daycare encourages frolicking and fun. Guided by staff members, your pup will …Dog daycare at Uptown Pup

  • Play with other canines. Form friendships. Learn from other pups. 
  • Engage and bond with humans through games and activities.
  • Test their skills on FUNgility equipment and in our K9 Grass play yard.
  • Frolic during bubble time, splash in the pool, and much more.
  • Expend mental and physical energy in a healthy way.

We offer small play groups for individual attention and safety, so our daycare space is often limited and advance reservations are required. 

Important note to parents: We want dogs to be happy and thriving when with us. For this reason, we conduct evaluations on each dog’s first daycare day. If your pup doesn’t enjoy the environment, we’ll let you know and suggest other activities to suit his personality. Click here for our Daycare Welcome Letter and Application. 

Dog Daycare Amenities

  • Exciting activities, including play time, agility equipment and exercises, bubble time, pool time, and other engaging games.
  • Groups based according to size, temperament, and comfort.
  • Free-roaming indoor-outdoor access to our private K9 Grass yard (weather-permitting).
  • Highly trained staff, through the renowned Dog Gurus training system, to provide skilled guidance, interaction, and attention.
  • Private rest breaks in a Resort suite for safety, and to prevent burnout. Dogs may bring lunches or snacks to eat during breaks at no cost.


  • Full Day (6 hours or more): $30
  • Half Day (6 hours/under): $22
  • Half-Day packages: 5 for $95, 10 for $170, 30 for $450 (save up to $210)
  • Full-Day packages: 5 for $135, 10 for $250, 30 for $690 (save up to $210)

Daycare Dog Requirements

  • Drop-off by 11 a.m. Monday – Saturday.
  • Current rabies, distemper/parvo combo, bordetella, and canine influenza vaccines.
  • Puppies can join daycare at 10+ weeks, after their 2nd round of booster shots.
  • Spayed/neutered upon signs of sexual maturity (typically around 6 months). Puppies who are left intact after 6 months will be evaluated on an ongoing basis.
  • To start: Complete this document and call to schedule your first visit: Dog Daycare Application.
  • Must adhere to our cancellation policies.