Crate / Stroller Rental

The Dog Pause

Give Your Dog a Break!

Located inside Dogologie, The Dog Pause offers an affordable place to safely leave your dog while you enjoy dining, shopping, events, and much more in the Hill Country.

We offer the use of clean comfortable crates with soft mats and fresh bottled water, a place to store your dog's accessories, video camera surveillance, and soothing sounds to reduce any anxiety. A doggie bag is supplied for required breaks, with a map of acceptable break locations in the area.

We do not take reservations. Spaces are first come first serve. Dogs can stay up to 4 hours at a time before you must take them on a required break. Spaces available for dogs up to 200 lbs.


  • Sunday: 10 am to 4:45 pm
  • Monday - Thursday: 10:30 am to 5:15 pm
  • Friday - Saturday: 10 am to 5:45 pm

Prices: $6.00 a hour per crate.

Stroller and Carrier Rentals

Enjoy your stay in Fredericksburg and the surrounding area by renting a stroller or carrier for your dog! Most merchants allow your dog inside if they are enclosed, and it makes for a more enjoyable Fredericksburg experience. Remember to always ask before entering an establishment to make sure your pet is welcome.

We do require a credit card as a security deposit for the strollers and carries. We do not take reservations, they are first come first serve.


  • Strollers: $10 per 24 hours
  • Carriers: $5 per 24 hours