Always professional, friendly and accommodating ❤️
We drove hundreds of miles and spent hundreds of dollars testing places to Board our dog. Citizen Canine was the best for so many reasons. First: the human to canine ratio. It’s about 1 human to 10-12 dogs. Most have one or two staff trying…
The workers were kind to my dog Pisces and she was a happy puppy when I picked her up.
Citizen Canine has been very good for my German shepherd/Alaskan malamute mix, Kody. He is generally sweet and well-trained, but he can be a lot to handle and they seem to manage him very well and keep him happy and healthy. And because …
Citizen canine truly helps to save the lives of shelter dogs in their community by offering them a safe, quiet reprieve while they await transport to a rescue group which is often out of the area. They have also bern instrumental in getting…
Buster and Rocket love Camp Canine! They come home happy and played-out tired. The location is perfect for flights out of OAK and the extended hours are a huge convenience.
Very good staff. Dog well taken care of. A bit pricey.
Our (weirdo) 6-year-old pug seems to really love Citizen Canine. We've boarded him here a few times and they are always willing to send photos and updates, give him his favorite fruit (bananas!) during his love sessions, and make sure he …
Citizen Canine is the only home away from home Jake has ever known over the past 11 years. All of the staff are attentive, caring people who show how much they love their jobs. Jake is very comfortable, well taken care of and always happy …
I am looking to board my dog when I go on vacation. Vi have not used their services but all reviews were positive. I plan to schedule a visit to observe it if they allow that from a potential customer.
All of the staff is amazing
Yolanda Thomas Ardds
When I dropped off my pooch for his first daycare, he was very nervous and highly trembling. The handler gathered him into his arms and within a short time he became less anxious.
The staff seem to be exceptional lovers of animals.
I board our two basset hounds there when we go on vacation, sometimes up to two and half weeks. The staff is very attentive and our dogs clearly love going there. Even when one of the dogs has special needs, such as going to the vet for an …
The handlers are knowledgeable about animal behavior, I felt comfortable leaving my 6 pound Yorkie because she would only be allowed to play with small mellow dogs, convenient location. I appreciated the very sweet but informative and …
Citizen Canine provides great care for my dog. They give her enough attention, activity, and safe socializing with other dogs that keep her happy when we can’t take care of her.
I always get a good report about my dog when I pick him up and he comes home tired so they must be doing something right!
I just has a day of day care, and was satisfied. I am going to use them for a longer vacation trip, looking forward for a boarding experience!!
We have used Citizen Canine for approximately 14 years with our past two dogs and our current dog. All of our dogs have been excited to run into the lobby and through the doors to their rooms, without any hesitation. In addition, while …
Our dog Posy had a great stay at Citizen Canine in
June. She came home happy, well-fed, and well cared for.
We'll definitely bring her back for another stay!
Great reliable inexpensive shots for pets
Jeanette Boris Fish
Love this place! It’s a very convenient location, excellent accommodations with a very professional, courteous, welcoming staff who show a lot of compassion toward both pets and owners. They are also efficient at the front desk with quick …
My dog Zack loves going to Citizen Canine – he gets all excited when we arrive and I know he will be safe and well cared for while he is there.The staff is great with dogs and make you feel your dog is their favorite.
We have boarded our pets for over 10 years and are extremely happy with the staff and service they provide.
friendly staff who obviously love dogs
best care for our 4 legged friends
Very patient with my anxious dog. I like that each dog has its own space.
It was spur of the moment, but the supervisor was very patient and accommodating.
Drop in shot clinic in and out about an hour. Rabies shot$18
Wonderful folks there. Always take great care of my baby girl.
Response from business owner
Helen Pont Martin
We love Citizen Canine (we call it "camp") and so does Pismo! She's always eager and excited when we pull into the parking lot and happy and tired when we pick her up. We've done both boarding and day care. Never once have we had any …
Thanks, Helen. Thank you for your business. We" love Pismo and can't wait for her to come back to "camp"!
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A. Pasquale Cipollone
Left my pup there for few days while I was out of town. The staff was friendly, accommodating, and took good care of him. Daily updates when I called to put me as ease whole across the country! Definitely would recommend.
Thai O. Ivery Sr.
My pup luvs this place, my wife & I use them all the time they've help train our Pepper.
I had a great experience on the phone and via e-mail getting set up for our visit; they seem very organized and helpful. The woman at the desk when I came in for the first time could have been friendlier; she basically took my dog and ran. …
Thank you for choosing Citizen Canine for Olive. We take every review as an opportunity to learn and to serve our clients better. We do understand that new clients may be nervous about leaving their pet with us for the first time, and It is never our intention to rush through our guest drop-off process. We’re really glad that Olive was happy at pick-up and that it went well. We look forward to seeing you for her boarding stay! If you did not get a tour of the facility I would be happy to arrange one, or take you. Please call me 510-562-1750 . Best regards, Randi
Boarding was needed for an emergency situation. Citizen Canine came to the rescue and was able to short term board my senior companion. Extra care was given including administering a special diet. When followup phone calls were made to …
Thank you! We enjoyed having Lafayette stay with us – what a sweet boy. We hope again to see him again soon.
The staff at Citizen Canine not only care about the dogs but also about the people who love them. Thanks for your professional and happy care of our "tangle of Terriers. "
Moved to the Bay Area last year and have been boarding my senior dog at Citizen Canine on several occasions when I travel. The staff is always incredibly friendly and welcoming. and the facilities are clean and spacious. They are able to …
Thank you. We love Neela and hope to see her again soon!
The very best place to board your dog in the east bay.
Great people, they truly love dogs and take great care of them.
It's really been great to find Citizen Canine! They are thoughtful, loving and kind to our dog. He actually got excited when we dropped him off this last time. He knows he will get ggoo treatment, lots of love and playtime with the other …
Hi Molly, We're happy that your dog loves it here.Looking forward to your next visit.
Best place to board your dog great staff who really care for your pets and provide a safe environment.
They take great care of our dogs (3).
Baxter and I love the staff at Citizen Canine. The service is excellent and I have recommended their services to friends and colleagues. You never have to worry about your pet baby in their care.
Response from business owner
Thank you, Valerie. Baxter is a staff favorite. We love his enthusiasm when he arrives!
We brought our 12 year old boxer, Elsa, to Citizen Canine several times a year her while life, whether a short or long vacation. She was always happy to arrive there and enthusiastically separated from us to go join the doggy party and …
While we miss Elsa, we love Cleobelle we can't wait to see her again!
Awesome staff that love dogs. Always a pleasure to board here. The only place where our Brandy has an appetite!
Response from business owner
Thank you! We love Brandy!
Loyal customer since 2001!
Response from business owner
Thank you Nanci!
Staff is friendly and they take great care of your pet. Our dog is older, has special needs, and is not sociable with other dogs. The staff walked us through the setup and took great care of our dog. Definitely plan to come back when we …
We have been boarding our dogs at Citizen Canine for thirteen years. They are always ready to go in when we dropped them off and always come home happy. We can only assume they ENJOY their stay. The staff is wonderful and you can tell they …
Hi Sherri, Thank you so much for your business. We really appreciate you and your dogs. Looking forward to their next stay with us.
Great experience! My senior dog has a regimen of meds and supplements and they took all my notes and took great care of my guy! They even have this adorable chalk board out front that welcomes the pets coming in, and says farewell to the …
Hi Vanessa, Thank you for the kind words. We love taking care of our senior dogs when they stay with us and our goal is to ensure that your pet has a safe, happy and comfortable time with us. Come back and visit us soon!
Super excellent 🐕 care.
UPDATE May 2018: We still regularly take our dog here and she loves it more than ever. They're the nicest people and the best place to take a dog, period.
ORIGINAL: I was really impressed with their on-boarding process and philosophy, and …
Thanks Kit, We love Bowie – and she has a great time at Citizen Canine. We can't wait to see her again!
Excellent boarding/daycare facility with a lot of animal expertise in health and behavior. Our dog was at first shy, but quickly became very comfortable with the daily routine and friendly staff. He really enjoys coming here.
Response from business owner
Hi Charmaine, We're delighted to have you as a client!
Citizen Canine is a fantastic resource for dogs and their families. The Citizen Canine folks took excellent care of my dog while I needed to be out of the country for two weeks. It was wonderful and reassuring for me to be able to call or …
First time leaving our pup. He was healthy and happy when we picked him up.
The best place for dog boarding and day care! When my dog got sick and they could not reach me, they took him to our veterinarian and got the care and medications needed. They took great care of our dog, going above and beyond what I would …
Awesome staff that truly love dogs. Never feel guilty about leaving our Brandy there. The only place where she’s ever had a normal appetite!
My first experience boarding my precious prince, Rosco, has been outstanding. The entire staff clearly cares about every aspect of their clients’ safety, security and enrichment. I was impressed with their knowledge of canine care when I …
Buster and Rocket had a great time at Citizen Canine. Very impressed that they asked such good questions at the start. For so many dogs, the place can be actually peaceful at times, so no constant stimulation. And extra play times for my…
Great overnight boarding services! As our dog got older, this was really the only place we found that was capable of caring for a senior pet. She had her own room, got some play time and was superbly taken care of. It's also nice at the end…
Citizen Canine has proven to be Tiger's home away from home for the past four years. He loves "doggy daycare". Always happy and excited to be there. It is comforting to leave Tiger there whether it's for the day, a sleep over, or for an …
Every time we board Higgins at Citizen Canine, I never worry. They take care of his every need. In the past, he had oral and topical medicine that needed to be continued while we were away and they took care of it without any problems. You …
Very very friendly employees with higher price. But my both dogs get Royal treatment. I recommend it.
the staff at citizen canine can always be counted on to take excellent care of your dog! my 15 year old blind dog java recently stayed with them for 12 days. i was very worried about leaving him, but citizen canine took wonderful care of …
Citizen Canine is the best. I've been taking my dogs there since they opened. That is about 15 or more years. I have no complaints about Citizen Canine. The first time I went there, my dog didn't want to leave me to be with strangers in a …
They took excellent care of my dog when she needed to be fixed. She is doing great!
My dog Hank loves coming to Citizen Canine. As soon as I pull into the parking lot he stands up all excited and practically dances to the entrance. The staff there are fantastic and always inquire if they need to know of any issues …
Our doggo Francis loves everyone at Citizen Canine! He even made a few bffs here <3 Shout out to Baxter!
Have utmost confidence in Citizen Canine's boarding care for our dog. He gets extra playtime and comes home safe, clean, energized and happy.
We have a long history with Citizen Canine. Our former dog Chelsea was a regular day care veteran and loved by all of the great staff. It's comforting to know your dog is safe when you need to take a little rest and relaxation for yourself…
I have a long history with Citizen Canine. Back in the day, I brought my first furry one, Mushu (a bear coat shar pei). He attended their puppy kindergarten classes and was a regular whenever I wasn't able to bring him along. Sadly, he …
If Foster could type this review, he would give Citizen Canine 5 paws up! He's a soon-to-be 7-year young Puli (Hungarian herding dog), and he loves his day care days, and on occasion, boarding stays. The entire staff all know him by name …
Citizen Canine is the best for doggy daycare and boarding.
The staff at citizen canine cares greatly about your dog(s)
Their professionalism is second to none
Citizen canine is absolutely the best place to take your dogs for boarding! Everyone there loves animals and they truly play with your pets and love what they're doing. Our dogs look forward to going to Citizen Canine.
Rosa Maria Perez
Citizen Canine is Awesome! They take care of my two fur babies so good! They come home so happy & exhausted! I like the way their staff is so professional & caring with all the doggies!
The folks at Citizen Canine take such great care of my Boston/Boxer mix. He comes home happy & exhausted!
Jimena Acuña Smith
Our bulldog loves going to Citizen Canine! Bulldogs are a high maintenance breed and we are very comfortable with the staff because we know they take such careful care of him.
My dog is nervous to new places and people, and so I was anxious about leaving her while my husband and I went on vacation... the staff at Citizen Canine were WONDERFUL! They went above and beyond to ensure that my girl felt right at home …
Wonderful caring staff who really know dogs! During my tour, I passed a group of 10 employees in a meeting to discuss the dogs and play group assignments. It was impressive to hear the attention to detail they had for dog behavior and …
We visited several "doggie day care/over night" places, and by far Citizen Canine is the very best. They truly love each and every dog that comes through their doors. They pair the dogs during play time to ensure everyone is safe and has a…
This is a wonderful place. It's been so fantastic for our husky Celeste, who is a rescue dog and suffered from acute separation anxiety when we first adopted her. She gets very excited when it's time to go to daycare! It has helped her …
Citizen Canine is awesome! Our very energetic Portuguese Water Dog loves going there for day care to play with her friends and hang out with the very caring staff. We don't worry about her when she's there — the facility is clean and the…
Princess Abbie has been a client her entire life. They are kind, loving, accommodating and take great care of her. She happens to be a walking pharmacy now and they take care of giving her all her meds, too!! Try it! You and your pup will …
Abbie is our sweet princess too, & we would do anything for her! We are always so happy to spend time with her <3
Citizen Canine is awesome!!! My wife and I left for a trip this past weekend and were so stressed about leaving our frenchie pup Tux for the first time. After the first interview and tour I had no fears left. Everybody there loves dogs and …
Handsome frenchie Tux is welcome anytime! We can't wait until he visits again, & is all healed up so he can meet some great doggie pals!
UPDATED, 6/26/2019: Our Loki just spent a wonderful weekend in the care of Citizen Canine and, while he was MISSED being away from us, we don't doubt he had a great time in the loving care of his friends there, and also, making NEW ones at…
We are so happy we found Citizen Canine. I take my very active 6 month old puppy every Wednesday. As soon as we get out of the freeway to drop him off he starts wagging his tail and you can tell that he is happy to now where he is going. …