Drop-Off Daycare Evaluation + Trial Day: FREE
Full-Day Daycare (up to 12.5 hours): $39
Half-Day Daycare (up to 6 hours): $27
Daycare Packages & Pricing:
- 05-Day Package: $190 ($38 per day)
- 10-Day Package: $370 ($37 per day)
- 15-Day Package: $540 ($36 per day)
- 20-Day Package: $700 ($35 per day)
- 30-Day Package: $1020 ($34 per day)
- Unlimited Monthly Daycare Package: $690 ($23 per day)
Daycare Pricing for Additional Dogs in the Same Family:
Drop-Off Daycare Evaluation + Trial Day: FREE
Full-Day Additional Dog Daycare (up to 12.5 hours): $34
Half-Day Additional Dog Daycare (up to 6 hours): $27
Additional Dog Daycare Packages & Pricing:
- Additional Dog 05-Day Package: $165 ($33 per day)
- Additional Dog 10-Day Package: $320 ($32 per day)
- Additional Dog 15-Day Package: $465 ($31 per day)
- Additional Dog 20-Day Package: $600 ($30 per day)
- Additional Dog 30-Day Package: $870 ($29 per day)
- Additional Dog Unlimited Monthly Daycare Package: $660 ($22 per day)
Early Drop-Off services are offered Monday through Friday at both locations for $15 per daycare dog ($10 per additional dog in the same family). Early Drop-Off services are not offered on weekends, holidays, or any day we are scheduled to open at 9 am.
Late Pick-Up services are offered Monday through Friday for $26 per daycare dog ($21 per additional dog in the same family). Late Pick-Up services are not offered on weekends, holidays, or any day we close at 7 pm.
Transportation services are available from Old Town to Shirlington for any daycare dog that has not been picked up by 8pm. A $20 fee will apply.
Walks can be requested while participating in daycare for $10 per walk, up to four walks per day.
For dogs staying two or more nights, the charge will be $65 per night (daycare included) for the first dog. Each additional dog will receive our multi-dog discount ($10 off) and be charged a rate of $55 per night (daycare included).
A dog staying only one night will be charged a max rate of $92 ($27 for each day of daycare, $38 for overnight). Each additional dog will receive the multi-dog discount (up to $15 off) and be charged a max rate of $77 ($22 for each day of daycare, $33 for overnight). If your dog is dropped off after 5 pm you will not be charged the daycare rate for the day of drop off. If your dog is picked up before 10 am the following day you will not be charged the daycare rate for the day of pick up. Drop off and pick up times only affect one-night boarding stays.
If your dog has an Unlimited Monthly Daycare Package, it will automatically be applied to all boarding stays while the package is current. There will only be a charge of $38 for the cost of each overnight.
House food can be provided at $2 per meal, per dog, as requested. Owner-provided, and individually portioned, meals are free of charge.
Walks can be requested while participating in boarding for $10 per walk, a maximum of four walks can be requested per day.
Late Pick-Up and Early Drop-Off are complementary for dogs boarding with us, Monday through Friday.
Transportation is offered free of charge for boarding dogs dropped off prior to 12pm (noon) to our Old Town location for boarding at Shirlington. If boarding drop off occurs after 12pm, a $20 fee will apply.
Holiday Surcharges of $10 per night ($50 maximum, per boarding stay) are applied to each night that we are closed for daycare. Additional dogs are charged $5 per night ($25 maximum). These dates can be viewed via the Calendar.
Training Consultations (via Zoom)
FREE 30-minute session
Training Consultations are required prior to scheduling all Private Training Sessions, Play School, or Board & Train services to make sure our training services are a good fit for your pup, and to provide recommendations as needed. This is an opportunity to discuss your goals for your dog and any training options you may be interested in.
Virtual Private Training Session
$125 per hour
A great training option for you and your pup while practicing social distancing guidelines. Meet with our trainer for a one-hour training session via ZoomTM (app) and start working towards your training goals at home. These sessions are perfect for troubleshooting bad manners, teaching obedience skills, puppy problem solving, trick training, and behavior consultations.
In-Person Private Training Sessions (Currently Suspended due to COVID-19)
$150 per hour
Meet with our trainer for a one-hour training session custom tailored for you and your dog. These lessons can meet at your home, or another location of your choice. They are perfect for all levels of obedience, puppy problem solving, house training, perfecting good manners, leash reactivity, polite greetings, and aggression cases.
Virtual Follow-up Session
$50 per 30-minute session
This option is for current training clients to meet with their trainer as needed to troubleshoot, ask follow-up questions, or get additional help with training goals. These follow-up sessions are booked directly with your trainer.
Play School and Board & Train
These options are wonderful training opportunities for your pup while maintaining social distancing guidelines for humans! All Play School and Board & Train options include a private YouTube playlist of your dog’s sessions as well as tips and tricks to continue reinforcing your dog’s new skills at home. These options are obedience-based, and can be customized to your dog’s ability, knowledge, and skill level. These training options require a daycare evaluation and training consultation prior to registration.
$785 per week – Includes four one-hour Play School sessions and a one-hour Virtual Private Training Session at the end of the week. Daycare cost is not included.
$275 for continuing education – Includes three 30-minute Play School Sessions and a 30-minute Virtual Training Session. Continuing education is intended to reinforce Play School training goals after the initial week has been completed. Continuing education can also follow our Board & Train service. Daycare cost is not included.
Board & Train (Shirlington Location Only)
$1175 for 10 nights (minimum) of Board & Train – Includes six (6) Play School Sessions and a one-hour Virtual Private Training Session. Boarding and Daycare costs are not included.
$495 for each additional 5-night increment of Board & Train – Includes three additional one-hour Play School sessions to incorporate additional training goals, and 30 additional minutes included in your Virtual Private Training Session. Boarding and Daycare costs are not included.
Group Classes, Puppy Party, & Enrichment
Group Training Classes (Currently Suspended due to COVID-19)
The Board Hound will soon offer group training classes in all levels of obedience, tricks, leash manners, reactivity, and more! Those schedules will be posted to our Calendar soon!
Puppy Party (Currently Suspended due to COVID-19)
Puppy socialization opportunities for dogs up to 20 weeks old will be available at our Old Town location every Saturday morning! Those schedules will be posted to our Calendar soon!
$35 per 30-minute session
Pick your trick! Brain Games is offered as an add-on enrichment service to daycare visits and boarding stays. Your dog should have prior clicker experience to be eligible for Brain Games participation.
House Training Treats
$4 per 30-minute session
House training treats can be provided for Play School, Board & Train, and Private training sessions. There is no cost to provide your own high-value treats for training sessions.
Bath & Nail Trimming Pricing
Standard Bath includes Top Performance Fresh Pet Shampoo, Ear Cleaning, Brush, & Blow Dry (daycare & boarding dogs only): $35
All-Natural Bath includes Top Performance All Natural Green Tea & Mint Shampoo, Ear cleaning, Brush, & Blow Dry. This option is best for dogs with sensitive skin (daycare & boarding only): $40
Nail Trim Add-On (daycare & boarding dogs only; with bathing service): $10
Nail Trim Only (daycare & boarding dogs only): $15
Self-wash (Shirlington location only, for daycare & boarding clients only; Walk-ins welcome!): $20