We know how hard it is to say goodbye to our loved ones, especially when they don’t have opposable thumbs to use Facetime. Two days without seeing that little squishy face!? How will you ever survive? 

If you’re fortunate enough to have a designated dog-sitter, you may want to reconsider. The rest of us last minute, spontaneous trip planners know that Frenchies are not always allowed to go along for the ride. We’ve combined a list for you of the best dog boarders and day cares in Houston, TX. Your Frenchie will feel like they are on vacation too!

Korob Pet Hotel 

Korob Pet Hotel is a one-stop-shop located in the Museum District of Houston. They have been awarded ‘best pet grooming’ in the city, and that’s not even their top priority service. They focus on safety and cleanliness. They have beautiful and safe outdoor playgrounds for big & small dogs covered in soft, rubbery, porous panels to provide a safe and quality playtime. Your Frenchie can indulge in a day of excitement and adventure at Doggie Daycare or have a Spa Day and receive a fresh new look by one of the professional groomers. Your Frenchie is waiting to discover new friendships in paradise! And did I forget to mention, THEY SEND PHOTOS. You’ll receive daily updates and pictures of your little furry friend, so you won’t even have to miss their angel face for too long.

Rover Oaks Pet Resort

With 2 convenient locations, River Oaks and Katy, Rover Oaks Pet Resort has been operating for over 19 years. They have over 500 five-star reviews and have cared for over 100,000 pets. Reliability and trust are the top reasons for choosing this resort for your Frenchie over others in the city. If you are looking for a worry-free time away from your pup, this place will care for them like part of their own family. They offer daycare and overnight stays in lofts with TVs or a VIP room depending on you and your Frenchie’s preference. Daycare, grooming, and specialized training are also options. The outdoor playground is the largest among any doggy daycare inside the i610 loop. Of course, your Frenchie will be spoiled in the luxury of the climate control indoors as well.

Houston BarkPark & Daycare

2 words. LIVE. CAMERAS. And AMENITIES. Ok, that’s 3 words, but we couldn’t pick our favorite part about Houston BarkPark and Daycare. Houston Bark Park and Daycare offers doggy daycare, lodging, bathing, and exclusive membership to a private dog park in two fabulous locations. Houston Bark Park is a family owned and operated establishment that was truly designed for dogs.  They offer indoor and expansive outdoor play yards that feature some pretty amazing amenities including patent pending cold plates, misting fans, pools, bubble cannons, splash pads, and live cameras! Go ahead, extend that vacation, your Frenchie is taken care of and you have access to watch them 24/7.