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

FAX: 319-545-7113

Dog Boarding & Daycare in the Iowa City Area
From 56 reviews
Barb Lindman
Barb Lindman

Superior Dog care – My puppy just loves her time there. Also willing to hand over dog exterior to the interior as I am a senior worried about Covid. Loved the report card, photos, and information on who she played that day. Very educated…

read more
Response from business owner

Hi Barb! 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!

via Google
Dale Kepler
Dale Kepler

Our Latte just had a wonderful day and experience!

Response from business owner

Hi Dale! Thank you for trusting us with Latte! We loved getting to spend some time with her during her first day! Your support means the world to us.

via Google
Pamela Shaeffer
Pamela Shaeffer

I’ve been taking my two small dogs to Just Dogs since 2013. Both the dogs and I have been treated with the utmost respect and kindness by Carol and Brad and their staff over all of those years. The dogs are happy going to daycare and come …

read more
Response from business owner

All of us at JDPC can’t thank you enough for your thoughtful words. We feel so fortunate to have gotten to know your sweet pups! We appreciate you taking the time to share! Thank you for your continued support!

via Google
mary talcott
mary talcott

What truly impresses me about Just Dogs is the care that the owner takes to screen pups for temperament and facility cleanliness. The staff is incredibly kind, and I always get prompt responses if I have a question. We just got a puppy …

read more
Response from business owner

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 girl! We love what we do and we're happy to hear our hard work does not go unnoticed by our amazing customers! Thank you for your continued support!

via Google
Lucas Showalter
Lucas Showalter

Absolutely excellent. They take amazing care of our dog and are very accommodating to any needs we have.

Response from business owner

Hi Lucas! 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!

via Google
Travis Lohrer
Travis Lohrer

We have been taking our two dogs to daycare at Just Dogs for over a year. It's been a great way to socialize our pets. The staff has a genuine affection for the dogs, and it shows in how excited our dogs get when they figure out it's …

read more
Response from business owner

Hi Travis! 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!

via Google
Erik Stone
Erik Stone

I have been pleased with how Carol and Brad have handled the current Covid situation. Travis who works fir them is a familiar face that makes Fritz feel at ease.

Response from business owner

Hi Erik! Thank you for trusting us with Fritz! We love the time we get to spend with him! Your support means the world to us.

via Google
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!

via Google
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!

via Google
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. …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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!

via Google
gtk
gtk

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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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.

via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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 …

read more
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!

via Google
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" …

read more
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!

via Google
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.

via Google
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!

via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
Cptlsthipi
Cptlsthipi

great friendly staff, very professional.

Response from business owner

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

via Google
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!

via Google
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!

via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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…

read more
via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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!

Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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.

via Google
rsburrett
rsburrett

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

Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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 …

read more
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!

via Google
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 …

read more
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!

via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
Cody Hansen
Cody Hansen

Exceptionally kind staff

Response from business owner

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

via Google
Bill Martin
Bill Martin

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

via Google
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 …

read more
Response from business owner

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!

via Google
Michelle Warner
Michelle Warner

I'm so grateful for Just Dogs. My dog loves to play but only in comfortable environments so standard chaotic day cares are not a fit for him. But the small groups at Just Dogs leave him happy and coming home wiped out from a day of fun …

read more
via Google
Vicki Bachman
Vicki Bachman

My dogs have enjoyed Just Dogs as their second home for over a decade. I rely on the consistent care. Feels like family. Very professional family. 😊

via Google
Paige Schreiner
Paige Schreiner

JDPC has been such a wonderful experience for me and my dog! Every person who works there knows my dog by name when he comes in and I can tell how comfortable my dog feels when he’s there. He practically leads the staff to the back when he …

read more
Response from business owner

Thanks so much! He definitely knows the ropes at JDPC and leads us around! We are so grateful to have such awesome dogs to take care of at JDPC!

via Google
Kate Richey
Kate Richey

Our precious dog has been a playcare goer at Just Dogs since she has four months old. She’s now eight. Brad, Carol and the crew take such good care of her. Once we were in Europe and they were responsive and attentive. We are so thankful …

read more
Response from business owner

Thanks for your review! We love finding ways to make sure dogs and their owners keep their minds off missing each other! We are lucky to have such great dogs like yours!

via Google
Emma Hughes
Emma Hughes

We love taking Luna to Just Dogs. Whenever we say "daycare" her ears perk up and she gets all excited to go. They really do treat your dog like their own and spoil them rotten. She recently celebrated her first birthday at daycare and I was…

read more
Response from business owner

Thanks so much for your kind words! We are so glad you drive out of your way to bring Luna to JDPC! She is such a gem!

via Google
janice baldes
janice baldes

I continue to be over-the-top impressed with JDPC, the amazing staff and the love and care my dog gets when he boards there!

Response from business owner

Thanks for your kind comments, Janice! We are lucky to have so many great pets and pet parents at JDPC!

via Google
Carol warmuth
Carol warmuth

They are friendly. Professional and excellent care of my dog.

via Google
chris fuller
chris fuller

Friendly. They like dogs

via Google
William Easton
William Easton

Our dog Bodie has gone here twice. Once in August and once over Thanksgiving and he LOVES it. He seems depressed when he has to come back to us. He loves the staff and the socialization with other dogs. Highly recommend!!

via Google
Stephanie Koehler
Stephanie Koehler

When I moved to Coralville I needed to find a boarding facility for my very particular dog. I appreciate the process Just Dogs takes to accept new clients. My 60 pound dog had a preference to play with small dogs, and they accommodated …

read more
via Google
kimberly leyden
kimberly leyden

We LOVE JDPC and so does Jordy!

via Google
Trevor Coffman
Trevor Coffman

After a day at daycare, my crazy energetic dog is ready to nap for a day and a half. The staff are all extremelyprofessional and I have no doubt that my dog is being treated right

via Google
Betty Morrow
Betty Morrow

My beagle loves going here, she practically jumps out of the car to go inside. great, clean facility, wonderful staff

via Google
David Behrens
David Behrens

Staff take great care of the dogs they attend to

via Google
Samantha Engblom
Samantha Engblom

My dog loves coming here and as soon as he can see the building he is already trying to get out of the car. The employees are always helpful and polite.

via Google
Sarah J
Sarah J

We do not live in Iowa City, but we travel there periodically, and we use Just Dogs when we need to be dog free while there. It is outstanding in every area. The intake interview is excellent and I felt secure knowing that my sweet, gentle …

read more
via Google
Santhi Hejeebu
Santhi Hejeebu

We trust Carol and her staff absolutely! Cashew is delighted to go and reluctant to leave Just Dogs! We could not travel out of state without the peace of mind Just Dogs' quality care provides.

via Google
Dan Wrona
Dan Wrona

We have used a number of boarders, sitters, kennels, and friends in many cities over the years to take care of our dog while traveling. Just Dogs is by far the best. Although the cost is a little on the high end, it is worth the peace of …

read more
via Google
Beth Pelton
Beth Pelton

I love to play at Just Dogs. I have been coming to Just Dogs for three and one-half years where I enjoy two days each week playing with dog friends in my playgroup and get lots of special attention from the humans, too. When mom has to go…

read more
via Google
Carol Scherrman
Carol Scherrman

I rescued two very shy, skittish and fearful Shelties. When I first adopted them (a year apart), we enrolled in general obedience training at another organization in town. Both dogs were in desperate need of socialization. The obedience …

read more
via Google
Catherine Moore
Catherine Moore

I am very particular where I bring my dog Julio. We have tried 2 other places in the area and I just felt the care was sub-par. I LOVE Just Dogs Play Care and more importantly, so does Julio. I feel that he gets great one-on-one attention …

read more
via Google