319-545-7111
4100 Westcor Court
Coralville, IA 52241

FAX: 319-545-7113

Dog Boarding & Daycare in the Iowa City Area
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Giovanni Zimotti
Giovanni Zimotti

Best place in Iowa City to board your dog.

Response from business owner

Hi Giovanni! Thank you for your review! We love what we do and are so happy to hear it does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! We appreciate your continued support!

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Paula Ellsworth
Paula Ellsworth

My dog, a Doberman, loves going to Just Dogs. And loves the staff. They are kind, understanding, and very loving with him! I wouldn’t take him anywhere else!

Response from business owner

Hi Paula! Thank you for your kind review! We love what we do and are so happy to hear it does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! Thank you for trusting us with your sweet pup! We appreciate your continued support!

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Gerald Coleman
Gerald Coleman

Best place to go for dog care! Clean, professional. Very happy!!!

Update: Just brought my dog back after a hiatus due to injury. Still as great as it was before! He was super excited to be there and I was happy to get him back there. …

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Thank you so much for your review, Gerry! It means a lot to us! We work hard to provide a good place for dogs that is safe, supervised, and sanitary....and filled with lots of love and belly rubs!

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Nancy Pratt
Nancy Pratt

They do everything they can to accommodate you and your pet. Sheba loves them all. So happy when she crosses the door threshold, ready to play. She never looks back.

Response from business owner

Hi Nancy! We’re so glad to hear Sheba loves coming here as much as we love seeing her! Thank you for your kind words and your continued support!

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we had to leave town for a long weekend. I called JDPC with less than a weeks notice. They were able to accommodate me without any hassle. I was especially impressed with the check in and check out. It was clean and sanitary with very …

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Thank you for your kind review! We love what we do and are so happy to hear it does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! Thank you for trusting us with Otis, what a sweetie! We appreciate your continued support!

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Leslie Keune
Leslie Keune

We have always had great experiences with Just Dogs. Our dog always enjoys being dropped off for his vacations.

Response from business owner

Hi Leslie! Thank you for trusting us with your pup! We love having him spend his vacations with us! Your support means the world to us.

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carol everett
carol everett

Just Dogs is wonderful!! My first Westie, Looby, became a therapy dog, in large part because of Carol helping us learn all the requirements. Looby absolutely loved coming to Just Dogs & would get very excited when we turned in! My new …

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Thank you so much, Carol, for taking the time to share your feelings about Just Dogs PlayCare! We feel so lucky to be able to care for so many great dogs every day…like Misty! We're so thankful to have gotten to know Looby as well! Thank you for your continued support!

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David Homeyer
David Homeyer

My pet Maddie loves going to Just Dogs Play Care she knows when we turn the corner and where she is at. The staff is friendly and I have complete trust while Maddie is there that she is taken care of. I would definitely recommend. Very …

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Response from business owner

Hi David! We’re so glad to hear Maddie enjoys visits to JDPC as much as we love seeing her! Thank you for trusting us with her! We truly appreciate your continued support!

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Erin Murphy
Erin Murphy

Chewy, my 1 1/2 cocker spaniel plays his heart out everytime he comes to Just Dogs. He loves it there! He always gets excited when I tell him he gets to go to the doggie place.

Chewy is now three and he still loves "the doggie place" …

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Response from business owner

Hi Erin! We’re so glad to hear Chewy enjoys visits to JDPC as much as we love seeing him! Thank you for trusting us with him and of course, your continued support!

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Mary Mathew Wilson
Mary Mathew Wilson

JDPC is just the best! My dog Pax looks forward to his visits and enjoys his playtime. I know that he is in safe and loving hands whenever I leave him there. He will soon be 9 years old, and he has known no other happy places other than …

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Thank you so much, Mary, for taking the time to share your feelings about Just Dogs PlayCare! We feel so lucky to be able to care for so many great dogs every day…like your sweet Pax! Thank you for trusting us with him! We truly appreciate your continued support!

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Paige O'Brien
Paige O'Brien

I feel very fortunate to have a spot with Just Dogs Play Care! They are always so kind and it means a lot they know exactly who my dog is without reminders even after long periods of time away!

Response from business owner

Hi Paige! Thank you for trusting us with your pup! We look forward to the time we get to spend together each time he comes! Your support means the world to us.

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David Schwartz
David Schwartz

We've lived in two states over the last 20 years and kenneled our dogs in a few different places. Just Dogs is by far the best. By far.

Response from business owner

Hi David! Thank you for your kind review! We love what we do and are so happy to hear it does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! We appreciate your continued support!

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M. Alex Lensing
M. Alex Lensing

Just Dogs Play Care goes above and beyond when caring for your four-legged family member. I have brought Bruno, my Boston Terrier to Just Dogs for over five years. He attends weekly daycare and I board Bruno when needed. The staff is …

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Hi Alex! All of us at JDPC can’t thank you enough for your thoughtful words. We feel so fortunate to have gotten to know Bruno so well, what a funny boy! We appreciate you taking the time to share!

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Cptlsthipi

great friendly staff, very professional.

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We appreciate you taking the time to give us a review! Thank you for your support!

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Ellen Link
Ellen Link

Our young dog Monet is always so excited to attend Just Dogs. She now plays very well with other dogs and the staff have helped a lot with general obedience. Everyone has been friendly and professional and very responsive.

Response from business owner

Hi Ellen! We’re so glad to hear Monet enjoys visits to JDPC as much as we love seeing her! It's so fun to see all the tricks she knows! Thank you for your continued support!

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David Leyden
David Leyden

JDPC is Jordy's favorite in the world and their handling of Covid has been exceptional! Thank you for all you do for us and Jordy.

Response from business owner

Hi David! We’re so glad to hear Jordy loves coming here as much as we love seeing him! Thank you for your kind words and your continued support!

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Maddie Hines
Maddie Hines

I love Just Dogs Play Care (JDPC), more importantly my dog loves JDPC! The staff are wonderful and very responsive. The staff also cares very much about the happiness of my dog. For example, my dog was turning over her food dish at lunch …

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Hi Maddie! All of us at JDPC can’t thank you enough for your thoughtful words. We feel so fortunate to have gotten to know your girl so well! She certainly knows how to start a party! We appreciate you taking the time to share and sincerely thank you for your continued support!

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Steve McLeran
Steve McLeran

First and foremost, my dogs-I’ve sent three over 11yrs-all love and have loved to go. The staff are excellent and have been since I was first lucky enough to find JDPC. Carol the owner and her husband Brad treat my dogs w/ the same love and…

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Michael Lewis
Michael Lewis

Having been a customer for years for both overnight boarding and daytime play care, I have seen how much my dogs love JDPC. They are always so excited to arrive in the morning and so tired when leaving after a long day of playing with the …

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Thank you so much, Michael, for taking the time to share your feelings about Just Dogs PlayCare! We feel so lucky to be able to care for so many great dogs every day…like both your good boys!

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Katie Knox
Katie Knox

They are so great! Always very responsive when we request services. Our dog Maya loves to go for daycare or boarding. We’ve been using Just Dogs for a while abs have always had positive experiences!

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Hi Katie! Thank you for taking the time to share your feelings about Just Dogs PlayCare! We feel so lucky to be able to care for so many great dogs every day…like your sweet Maya!

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barb clark
barb clark

We and our husky Katie love everything and everyone at Just Dogs!

Response from business owner

Hi Barb! Thank you for trusting us with Ms. Katie! We love getting to spend so much time with her! Your support means the world to us.

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rsburrett
rsburrett

Great staff, my dog loves going to daycare at Just Dogs, she’s always running for the entrance!!

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Thank you for trusting us with your dog, we love getting to spend so much time with her! Your support means the world to us!

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Cathleen Bethea
Cathleen Bethea

Just Dogs Play Care is a fantastic place where my dogs love to go and play with other dogs. The JDPC staff are caring, loving and dedicated people who have created a nurturing, safe, fun and active environment. The other day JDPC sent me …

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Response from business owner

All of us at JDPC can’t thank you enough for your thoughtful words. We love what we do and are glad to hear it does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! We feel so fortunate to get to care for both your doggies! We appreciate you taking the time to share!

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Carol Warmuth
Carol Warmuth

I am impressed with the warmth and friendliness of the staff, obviously dog advocates. My Dobby loves it there. I hardly get the car off and he s ready to go play. I am confident he is being taken good care . There is a doggy day care less …

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Response from business owner

Hi Carol! We’re so glad to hear Dobby loves coming here as much as we love seeing him! Thank you for your kind words and your continued support!

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Betty Morrow
Betty Morrow

I LOVE Just Dogs, but more importantly my beagle, Daisy absolutely LOVES it! Carol and Brad, the owners are very professional, you can tell they love dogs and what they are doing by the way the dogs act when they go there, and how happy …

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Response from business owner

Hi Betty, thank you for your kind review! We love what we do and are so happy to hear it does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! We are so happy to spend so much time with great doggies like Daisy! We appreciate your continued support!

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Marika Raff
Marika Raff

My dog goes to daycare every day at Just Dogs Play Care. He is nervous when meeting new people and the staff have always gone above and beyond to make him comfortable. He comes home happy, tired and clean! The value for the amount of …

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All of us at JDPC can’t thank you enough for your thoughtful words. We feel so fortunate to have gotten to know Koda, what a sweetie! We appreciate you taking the time to share!

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Renee Freeman
Renee Freeman

We have loved Just Dogs Play Care! Since the first interview we had with them, we knew they would take great care of our dog. As soon as our dog hears “are you ready to go to daycare” he can hardly contain his excitement! We also enjoy the …

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Thank you so much, Renee, for taking the time to share your feelings about Just Dogs PlayCare! We feel so lucky to be able to care for so many great dogs every day…like your good boy!

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Cody Hansen
Cody Hansen

Exceptionally kind staff

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We appreciate you taking the time to write us a review, Cody! Thank you for your continued support!

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Jack Travis
Jack Travis

it's a great place for dogs to socialize

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Bob Verplaetse
Bob Verplaetse

My dog has been going for a couple of years now and she really enjoys it. Playing with others and having active days. She looks forward to going in the mornings!

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Sharon Johnson
Sharon Johnson

Cosmo did well in his first half day of playcare so we're all set if he needs to board. Pictures and report card adorable! All seem to be vested in giving dogs a great experience. I value their expertiese!

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Marianne Holton
Marianne Holton

Best Doggie DayCare, Best Staff and owners❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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Bill Martin
Bill Martin

I would trust no other with our Lucy! Owned and operated by Dog Lovers extraordinaire!

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Amanda West
Amanda West

Our pup gets so excited when she sees we’re headed to Just Dogs! We love knowing she’s having a good time (and will get a good bath) while we’re out of town. The staff is always very responsive and helpful with our boarding requests. We’re …

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Aww, we're so happy she gets excited to come to JDPC! We are lucky to have her as one of our super dogs! Thanks so much for your support!

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Carol Everett
Carol Everett

They treat the dogs as their own; they take time to know individual quirks; they wash bowls & toys every time they are used; they keep it extremely clean; they have classes of different types--I love everything about them!!!

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Kelli Grey
Kelli Grey

Great people who love dogs.

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Patricia Ramstad Buettner
Patricia Ramstad Buettner

Puppies and dogs are ‘vetted’ for ability to get along with other dogs in an admission meeting. Our pomeranian absolutely loves Just Dogs PlayCare and can’t wait to get in the car to go there. There is a ton of room for play and he …

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Erin Jones Buckingham
Erin Jones Buckingham

Our dogs have been going here for almost 10 years. They are like family!

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Alex Lensing
Alex Lensing

Just Dogs Play Care goes above and beyond when caring for your four-legged family member. I have brought Bruno, my Boston Terrier to Just Dogs for over five years. He attends weekly daycare and I board Bruno when needed. The staff is …

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Stephanie Lee Silva
Stephanie Lee Silva

Jelly Bean loves going here, because she cannot

Wait to get out of the car once we park in front of just dogs playcare. ❤️❤️❤️ they have outstanding staff that truly like dogs and have everything in control. I don’t leave JellyB anywhere, …

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Rachel McKenna
Rachel McKenna

very caring and friendly!!

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Carol Everett
Carol Everett

Friendly & knowledgeable staff; keeping dogs in groups by size & temperament.

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Michael Marcus
Michael Marcus

Has been nothing but excellent experiences!!! Klaus loves them!

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Kristie Doser
Kristie Doser

The staff are so professional and skilled – they really know how to make sure every dog has a great experience!

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Nancy Miller
Nancy Miller

I have family in Iowa City so for the past year and a half I have made the trek out from NJ with my boys Billy and Cody. They have been to day care and kennels and do very well but the thing that make the difference for me is the people! …

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Erin Murphy
Erin Murphy

I am super impressed with Just Dogs! Chewy, my 6 month old cocker spaniel seemed to have a Great time today...It felt good knowing he was being well taken care of...i miss him this weekend, but know he is with other puppies and dogs.

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Sierra Dawn
Sierra Dawn

Just dogs is amazing ! We have tried other daycares in the area....the staff and the facility exceeded my expectations . You can tell they truly care! Would highly recommend!

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Adrianne Behning
Adrianne Behning

Just Dogs has repeatedly exceeded my expectations. My 2 year old Boston Terrier is a loveable handful and they're fantastic with him.

We have a morning routine which he does dutifully because he knows he'll be at play care that day. He's …

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Samantha Keleher
Samantha Keleher

Just Dogs is the best! We are so sad to be moving and not be able to take her anymore. They treated us and her like family! Kali ran in there excited every time! It was so comforting to drop her off and know she was being cared for so well!

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Kirsten Elisabeth Kumpf
Kirsten Elisabeth Kumpf

My husband and I highly recommend Just Dogs Playcare. The staff at JDPC has exceeded our expectations on all levels. We are impressed by the love and full dedication that owners Carol and Brad and staff members show towards our white lab, …

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Samantha Engblom
Samantha Engblom

Jamie loves coming here! They always take wonderful care of him! He is so excited when we turn into the parking lot. It's nice to know that he cannot wait to get inside and play with everyone. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Jamie …

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Martha Szylberg
Martha Szylberg

Kendall always has a blast at JDPC. She's so excited to play when I drop her off, she doesn't even look back when I leave, and when I pick her up she doesn't seem to have missed me. The staff are great with her and always know her name. …

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Sally McCormick
Sally McCormick

We are so happy to have found Just Dogs! Our dog Harlem loves daycare and it's far better for mind & body than being alone all day. She has many friends there and she gets very good care. Carol and her staff were especially helpful …

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Sally McCormick
Sally McCormick

We are so happy to have found Just Dogs! Our dog Harlem loves daycare and it's far better for mind & body than being alone all day. She has many friends there and she gets very good care. Carol and her staff were especially helpful …

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Patricia Peterson
Patricia Peterson

My Cutler, a chocolate lab, was boarded there for almost two weeks a few years ago. We returned for his weekly daycare day just one day after the 2 week stint and he was so excited to be back. They take really good care of their charges and…

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Sheri Schardt
Sheri Schardt

Luci & Kasey both love Just Dogs! They start whining before we even turn onto Westcor. Kasey is typically timid around people, but he seems comfortable around the staff. It's nice to know that they are being take care of when we drop …

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Janice Baldes
Janice Baldes

We are new puppy owners and it was such a relief to know that Tucker was in such good hands while we vacationed for a week in MN. So glad for the referral we had to board him at Just Dogs PlayCare, Inc – he had a SUPER week!

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Marcia Simpson
Marcia Simpson

Bella loves going to Just Dogs and happily hops out of the car. She seems to enjoy the staff and the other dogs. When Bella comes home, she is exhausted and naps on her couch. This is the perfect solution while I'm at work and I don't worry…

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Christine H B Grant
Christine H B Grant

Carol – You did such a wonderful job in bathing & grooming Pepper......she is beautiful!! An thank you so much for being so gentle with Pepper.

Christine Grant

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Kris Ockenfels
Kris Ockenfels

Emma loves to spend the day at Just Dogs! She's always happy to see the staff when I drop her off and comes home tired. It's great for those days during the week when I need to run errands in the evening and can't spend as much time with …

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