Pet Boarding


Your Dog Deserves the Best in Boarding

We understand how important it is to you to know that your dog is safe and happy while you’re away. ULPS offers multiple types of boarding so that you can find what works best for you and your pet. Our skilled, animal-loving staff will make sure that your pet is well taken care of and receives lots of TLC while staying with us. 

No matter which dog boarding experience is right for your pet, you can be sure that our caring and compassionate team of pet care experts is here for you. Each pet that stays with us will get plenty of love and affection to hold them over until you get home. If you are planning a trip, call (248) 363-6262 or click here to reserve a spot for your dog today!

Boarding Options

Required Pet Vaccinations to Board


  • Rabies
  • Distemper
  • Bordetella Vaccine for Canine Cough (annually)
  • Canine Flu Vaccine
  • Negative Heartworm Test (annually)
  • Intestinal Parasite Screen (every six months)

Fecals (Intestinal Parasite Screen)

Required within prior six months of boarding date at Union Lake Pet Services. If one has not been done prior to entry, we will do one during pet’s stay and immediately treat any parasites we find.

Vaccinations Required for Doggy Daycare

  • Rabies after 4 months of age
  • Distemper Combo Vaccine series needs to have been started for puppies
  • Flu Vaccine
  • Negative Heartworm Test (annually)
  • Bordetella Vaccine for Canine Cough (annually)
  • Negative Intestinal Parasite Screening (every six months)

Vaccinations Required for Dog Training

Puppies must be started on their Distemper series, current on Bordetella vaccine, Rabies vaccine (at 4 months), Heartworm test (at 1 year old) and Fecal test (every 6 months).

Dogs must be started on their Distemper series, current on annual Bordetella vaccine, Rabies vaccine, Flu vaccine, Heartworm test and Fecal (every 6 months).

Basic Boarding

$47 per night ($54 for prime days/holidays)

  • Lots of love and attention for your dog while you are away
  • Large, full-sized private runs
  • Cozy orthopedic beds with large wool stadium blankets
  • Spacious, climate-controlled facility
  • On-site veterinary hospital in the unlikely event of a medical emergency
  • 3 large fenced play areas that are perfect for playtime
  • 1 acre of Turfed play yards for cleaner playtime (nothing else like this in our area!)
  • Multiple leash walks per day
  • 3 hot meals per day in bed
  • Feeding according to your pet’s normal schedule
  • Fresh water available all day
  • Biscuit upon arrival, lots of treats, and tons of TLC
  • Optional TLC upgrades like daily video email (see add-ons below)
Dog Boarding Add-Ons (optional):
  • TLC Package (includes Bedtime Frosty Paws treat, brushing/petting session (10 minutes), Daycare or 2 Playtimes, toy time (Busy Bone or Kong), and a Smug Mug! $27 (a $19 savings)
  • Playtime (solo) with a staff member for 20 minutes $12 (add up to 2 per day–ideal for older pets and pets that do not enjoy group play)
  • Frosty Paws Bedtime Treat $5
  • Brushing/Petting Session (10 minutes) $5
  • Toy Time (Busy Bone or Kong) $5
  • Video Email (Smug Mug so you can rest assured they are enjoying their vacation as much as you are yours!) $7
  • Daycare (group play with other dogs add-on) $17
  • Grooming–pampering with one of our professional groomers
  • Training for dogs who enjoy learning
  • Canine Massage with one of our certified rehabilitation team members
Is there a service you would like that isn’t listed? Just ask!
Luxe VIP Boarding Retreat

$105 per night ($115 for prime days/holidays)

Our Luxe Boarding Retreats aim to spoil your dog. If you want to give your dog the Very-Important-Pet Luxury treatment, choose a package that includes: 

  • A roomy private, climate-controlled run that is quieter and more private
  • 4 optional enrichment training sessions with our expert trainer (with sessions like trick training, agility, and more)
  • On-site veterinary hospital in the unlikely event of a medical emergency
  • Daycare for those dogs that enjoy group play
  • Off-leash party time in a private turf yards
  • Daily photos and videos sent to you so you can feel like you’re here right along with your pup
  • Orthopedic beds and large wool stadium blankets
  • Soothing classical music perfect for dogs
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner delivered directly to your pet’s room
  • Optional Add-Ons (see dropdown list above)
Onsite In-Home Dog Boarding

$80 per night

For discerning dogs who deserve pampering and do not enjoy a regular boarding facility. 

If a traditional boarding experience doesn’t feel right for your pet, Union Lake Pet Services brings you the Bed and Biscuit. This on-site in-home boarding option provides a free-roam environment overseen by one of our exceptional dog trainers. Our safe and comfortable boarding facility looks and feels just like a comfy house. Enrichment, such as daycare or playtimes, are included with your pup’s stay, where they will get personalized care. Bedding, toys, TV, and TLC galore are provided. It’s just like boarding at Grandma’s house!

Bed & Biscuit is next door to our onsite veterinary hospital in the unlikely event of a medical emergency.

Boarding Reservations

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Boarding FAQs

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Pet Services offered 7 days a week.

Union Lake Pet Services has been serving the communities of Waterford and West Bloomfield, MI for over 30 years.


6547 Cooley Lake Rd.
Waterford, MI 48327
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Mon-Fri: 7:00am – 7:00pm
Sat: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sun: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Contact Info

Phone: 248-363-6262
Fax: 248-363-7213

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