dog boarding

How to Prepare Your Dog (And Yourself) for Summer Boarding

Planning a summer vacation is exciting and can be filled with anticipation. But if you have to leave your dog behind in a boarding facility, it can also be an emotionally draining experience. With a little preparation, both you and your dog will be set up for vacation success. Here are some pre-getaway suggestions from […]

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Awesome Holiday Gift Guide 2018 for Dog Lovers

Check out these holiday gift ideas that are perfect for dogs, dog owners and dog lovers alike. It’s not hard to have holiday spirit at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa, because our team loves this time of year. We are busy spreading cheer and making plans for our boarders and doggie daycare guests this […]

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Tiki’s 2018 Guide to Fall Fashion for Dogs

Ultimate fashion guide for your trendy pooch, including accessories, outfits and even Instagram accounts. Chunky knits, graphic tees … and gingham? Apparently they’re all a part of fall fashion trends for dogs, and we’re loving it. Of course, our expertise at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa is in dog boarding, doggie daycare and grooming, […]

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Tiki’s Top 10 Dog Boarding Tips for Summer

Best advice for making your dog-boarding experience a smooth and enjoyable one – for dogs and humans too. It’s probably no surprise that Memorial Day through Labor Day are peak times for dog boarding at the Good Dog Hotel & Spa in Broad Ripple. That’s because it’s summer vacation time, and families are on the […]

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All About Dogs: Pet-Friendly 2017 Events in Indy

Check out these fundraisers, parties and special events in the Indianapolis area – all to benefit or celebrate our own pets, and homeless animals too. Everybody at the Good Dog Hotel loves a good party or fundraising event that is for or about pets. Tiki, of course, especially loves anything that has to do with […]

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Do Dogs Ever Enjoy Grooming? Yes, Meet Gracie Turner

Not many dogs actually enjoy getting professionally groomed, but this one does. Find out why – plus read our dog preparation tips for a better grooming experience.   We love grooming dogs. We enjoy working with all types, sizes and personalities, and we’ve seen shy or nervous dogs learn to tolerate – and then even […]

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Top 10 Reasons We Love Tilly Bean Josephine

Tilly is a 10-month-old boxer mix who is now spayed, up-to-date on shots and looking for her forever home. She was initially adopted quickly, but the sale of her adopters’ new home unfortunately fell through. She has been with us for quite some time, waiting for her rescuer, so we compiled a list of our […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Adopt Hank the Hound

Hank’s previous owners were devastated to part with him, through no fault of his own, and he is long overdue for a new forever family. Hank is a 9-month-old hound mix who is neutered and up-to-date on shots. Our staff adores him, so we compiled a list of our Top 10 reasons to love him: […]

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Three lives changed

A year after adopting our stray Buddy, his parents sent us an update on his new life. Rudy’s First Year When we first met Rudy (his name was Buddy at the time), it was love at first sight. He’s so incredibly sweet and immediately took to us. During his first drive home, he laid nervously […]

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