Dog Boarding for Dogs with Anxiety: How Puppy Island Care & Spa Creates a Tailored Experience

Welcome to Puppy Island Care & Spa, where every dog is treated like family, especially those with special needs such as anxiety. We understand that leaving your furry friend, particularly if they struggle with anxiety can be a daunting prospect. That's why we've dedicated ourselves to creating a haven that feels like a second home to your dogs, ensuring they are calm, comfortable, and cared for during their stay with us.

Our Expertise and Understanding

At Puppy Island Care & Spa, we're more than just a team of animal care professionals; we're dog owners and lovers ourselves, with personal experience in managing dogs with various anxiety levels. Many of our staff members have older dogs who have faced or are currently dealing with anxiety. This personal connection drives our compassionate approach and our commitment to providing a safe, stress-free environment for your pets.

Tailored Experiences for Every Dog

We believe that each dog is unique, with their own personality, preferences, and needs. This is especially true for dogs with anxiety. That's why we offer tailored experiences designed to meet the specific requirements of your anxious furry friend. Here's how we ensure a comforting and nurturing environment for them:

Pre-Stay Meet and Greet

Before your dog's stay, we invite you and your pet for a meet and greet session with our team. This allows your dog to become familiar with our environment and our staff, reducing stress and anxiety when it's time for their stay. It also gives us a chance to understand your dog's specific needs, preferences, and triggers.

Customized Care Plans

Based on the insights gathered during the meet and greet, we create a customized care plan for your dog. This plan includes specific activities, dietary requirements, and any medication schedules. We also tailor their daily routine to closely match what they're accustomed to at home, providing a sense of familiarity and security.

Calm and Comforting Environment

Our facility is designed with the comfort of anxious dogs in mind. From serene, quiet areas for relaxation to secure, private spaces where they can retreat when feeling overwhelmed, every aspect of our environment is aimed at reducing stress. We use soft lighting, soothing music, and incorporate calming scents to create a tranquil atmosphere.

Skilled and Patient Staff

Our team consists of trained professionals skilled in managing dogs with anxiety. We practice patience, gentle handling, and positive reinforcement to build trust and rapport with each dog. Our staff is adept at recognizing signs of stress and anxiety and responding with appropriate comforting techniques to ensure your pet feels safe and supported.

Regular Updates for Peace of Mind

We know how important it is for you to feel connected to your pet, even when you're apart. That's why we provide regular updates, including photos and videos, so you can see how your dog is adjusting and enjoying their stay. This not only reassures you of their well-being but also helps in easing any separation anxiety you might be experiencing.

A Community of Support

At Puppy Island Care & Spa, we foster a community of support among our staff and clients. Sharing stories, tips, and advice on managing anxiety in dogs is part of our culture. We believe in learning from each other and continuously improving our services to better serve our furry guests.


We understand the challenges of finding the right care for a dog with anxiety, and at Puppy Island Care & Spa, we strive to provide a solution that offers peace of mind to both you and your pet. Our expertise, tailored experiences, and compassionate approach ensure that your anxious dog will receive the best possible care, surrounded by professionals who truly understand their needs. Trust us to be your partner in caring for your anxious furry friend, because here, every dog is treated with the love, patience, and respect they deserve.

Thank you for considering Puppy Island Care & Spa, where your dog's comfort and care come first. We look forward to welcoming your furry family member into our loving community.