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small club senior dog boarding services



small club’s senior dog boarding services:

  • limited to 4 clients per day
  • a cage-free alternative to “kennel” style boarding with beds of all sizes (and crates for those who love crates)
  • supervised by experienced foster and hospice dog caregivers for Muttville Senior Dog Rescue who are certified in Pet CPR and Pet First Aid
  • includes administration of prescription medications, supplements and herbs of all kinds
  • senior dog friendly environment with 24hr access to our small park bathroom zone, ramps, traction mats and other accomodations as needed
  • special needs care: insulin injections/glucometer readings for diabetic dogs, subcutaneous fluid administration, injections
  • customized special needs care plans may incur additional charges



small club’s senior dog boarding services are great for:

  • friendly dogs who can happily share a large open loft with other dogs
  • dogs who enjoy a low key environment and respect other dog’s naptime
  • dogs who do spend time away from their primary person and are used to relaxing in new environments
  • dogs of all breeds who weigh (or should weigh!) 30 lbs or less
  • dogs whose guardians are away overnight or are in need of additional caretaking for any circumstance
  • special needs dogs whose caregivers who need a few days rest
  • dogs who need canine professionals experienced with special needs and veterinary care
  • old dogs, mellow middle-aged dogs, and special needs dogs of any age

If this does not sound like your dog, please consider our in-home petsitting services!


what are your rates?

  • $85 per night,  includes private or group walk
  • discounts may apply for multiple dogs from the same family or people with financial hardship

additional services offered a la carte:

  • $15/trip – pick up or drop off
  • $2-$10 – per meal (small club’s homemade stew), depending on your dog’s portion size
  • $10/day – diabetes management
  • $30 each – doggy bath at pawtrero bath & feed co.
  • $30 each – scheduled appointments, i.e. vet, grooming, acupuncture, massage, etc.
  • customized care not listed above – we are open to accommodating your dog’s needs. please contact us to discuss rates


24 hours a day, 7 days a week. please apply and begin the booking process in advance of your dog’s stay.  last minute accomodations are not available.



small club’s live/work loft, located in the potrero hill neighborhood of san francisco, is a comfortable home for  dogs to have their own ‘staycation’ while their families are out of town. our boarding setup provides a unique low pressure situation where s/he can be with one, two, or three dogs his/her own size.  small dog necessities – like stairs up to the couch – are already in place.  boarding clients benefit from our experience with nutrition and wellness for dogs of all ages. after all, we have fed wholesome food and given TLC to over 40 senior dogs! we readily accommodate any dietary needs and medication schedules. we always have homemade organic stew for our own dogs which your dog is welcome to enjoy while staying with small club. boarding amenities include: a small club ‘small park’ – an outdoor deck with artificial grass – open all day for sunbathing or potty breaks; a dozen beds and a large couch; and daily walks with a small club group. we also offer bathing services at pawtrero bath house and feed co. for $30 per bath and transportation services to vet and groomer appointments for $30 per trip.

small club in-home pet sitting: there are many reasons your dog might prefer to stay in their own home while you are out of town. contact russell at small club to discuss arrangements for a small club pet sitter:


how….do I sign up?

to board with small club, please fill out our online membership application!




Page last updated on July 31, 2015 at 2:30 pm