General Information

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General information for the best dog daycare, boarding, training, grooming, and retails in Elmhurt, Illinois.

Top Dog Retreat is driven to provide the best daycare, boarding and enrichment experiences for the dogs in our care. With health and safety as our top priorities, please review the requirements below for all dogs participating in any of our services.


Medical & Vaccination Records (must be up to date):

  • Bordetella
  • Rabies
  • Distemper
  • Canine Influenza (H3N2)
  • Annual fecal test with negative result
  • Flea and Tick prevention (during warm weather months)
  • Dogs six months of age or older must be spayed or neutered


We do not accept any aggressive dogs. This policy is to protect YOUR dog. We reserve the right to refuse services based on any pet’s temperament or health. A new evaluation will be required if we have not seen your dog in the past 6 months and regular daycare charges will apply.

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New Customers

We welcome the opportunity to meet you and your four-legged family member. Additional requirements of new customers include an Evaluation.

We’ll provide our honest opinion of how your dog faired overall, whether we see signs of stress, aggression or other potentially problematic behaviors. We want to ensure that Top Dog Retreat is a good fit for your dog. Evaluations can be scheduled Monday through Friday. Contact Us to see how we can help you today!