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Welcome to Downtown Dog Lounge

The best dog daycare and boarding in Seattle
Staffed 24/7, 365 days a year
Locations in Ballard, Elliott and South Lake Union (SLU)

At Downtown Dog Lounge we know how difficult it can be to leave your pet in someone else’s care. We work hard to give you peace of mind and to reassure you that your dog is in good hands. We do this by providing a wide variety of amenities, offering live 24 hour webcams on our website for you to check in on your pup, and by treating your dog as one of our own.

Seattle Puppy training classes

Puppy Training Class!

Classes are held outside & socially distanced on lead at our Elliott DDL location.

5 week class for puppies under 8 months at $195. Fill out a pet profile and then you can book online to secure your pups training today!

puppy daycare playtime special

Puppy Playtime!

Fridays at Elliott Ave only

We invite you to sign up for supervised puppy play to give your puppy socialization time! Fridays at Elliott Ave only, for puppies up to 8 months. $25 from 12-2pm.

Fill out a pet profile and then email to schedule an evaluation.

Our Services

Ballard outdoor dog play space


Dog daycare helps your pup socialize with other dogs and gives them a fun outlet for their sometimes boundless energy. We’ve got space for pups to run and romp, and you can check on them any time with our 24/7 webcams.

Seattle overnight dog boarding

Overnight Boarding

Leaving Seattle for an upcoming vacation or business trip? No matter how long you’re gone, we’ll make sure your dog receives the best care possible with our overnight boarding services. We also offer Premium Luxury Boarding at our SLU location.

Seattle dog grooming and bathing

Grooming & Bathing

Treat your pup to a wide variety of spa services. Haircuts, nail trimming and pawlish, or splurge of the Urban Spa Package. The full service, professional groomers at Downtown Dog Lounge are here for all of your pooch’s style and haircut needs.

Seattle dog training


Our behavior and obedience training classes use only positive reinforcement. We offer one-on-one sessions and periodically weekly group classes for pooches of all stages including a Puppy Basics class and AKC Canine Good Citizen classes.

Seattlet Mobile Vet services

Mobile Vet Services

Every week at DDL

We’re partnering with BoosterPet to offer convenient mobile veterinary services at our three daycare locations on Mondays, offering dental services at Elliot on Feb. 8 and SLU on Feb. 22 (appointment required).

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Go Off-Leash in Ballard!

The Dog Yard is a 21+ bar created especially for dogs and their people, located in Ballard on Leary and 17th. Our spacious indoor-outdoor doggie play areas are off-leash and perfect for socializing while staying safe. We serve beer, wine, coffee and fresh baked good from our own DDL Bakery, plus Happy Hour and weekend Brunch Specials. Check out the meetup schedule, learn more at  or follow our Instagram @dogyardbar for the most recent updates.

Events at the Dog Yard

Downtown Dog Lounge Bakery

The Downtown Dog Lounge Bakery in Fremont is open 7 days a week and now serving espresso and coffee drinks to go along with your bakery goodies.

We have loads of dog essentials, house-made dog treats, and fresh baked human treats. Yes, we make birthday cakes for dogs! Be sure to check out our Instagram @ddlbakery for announcements, specials and new products.

Downtown Dog Lounge Bakery in Fremont
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