Hourly Daytime Dog-Boarding Service
The Dog Pause offers an affordable place to safely leave your dog while you enjoy dining, shopping, events and much more in the beautiful downtown Fredericksburg.
Dog Pause Hours:
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Monday -Thursday: 10:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m
Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
$10.00 per hour per crate for a maximum of 4 hours.
(Depending on the size of your dogs, you may be able to fit more than one dog comfortably in one crate.)
Please check you dog in at least one hour before closing.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Will my dog stay in the crate the entire time?
A. Yes, Dog Pause is a short-term service with a maximum of four hours to ensure a good experience for your dog.
Q. Can I check in on my dog?
A. Yes, in your confirmation email there will be a link to be able to watch your dog through our cameras.
Q. Will my dog be interacting or playing with the other dogs?
A. No, all dogs will stay in their individual crates for a peaceful and private experience.
Q. What sizes are your crates?
A. Our Medium Crates are 22” W x 30” H x 27” D and our Large Crates are 43” W x 32” H x 27” D.
Q: Is this service good for wine tours?
A: Actually not, due to the drive time involved in a wine tour, you will exceed our 4-hour limit. We recommend leaving your dog at your BnB or with a full boarding service.
Q: What if my dog has never been in a kennel, or struggles with anxiety?
A: We require all dogs to be kennel trained, if you have a nervous pup, it’s best to keep it with you