Welcome To Wagtails

Every PUP
Has Its Day

Welcome to Wagtails, your premier puppy day care! Enjoy expert care, fun activities, and training for a joyful, healthy pup. Now serving Chelmsford, Rayleigh, Danbury, Wickford, South Woodham Ferrers, and nearby areas. Join us today!

Puppy Day Care
puppy day care - a shih tzu puppy walking

Puppy Day Care

At Wagtails, we are aware of the difficulties involved in juggling a hectic work schedule with a puppy's needs. That's why our puppy day care is the perfect solution, providing the exercise, enrichment, and mental stimulation your puppy needs, even when you're busy.

Your puppy will enjoy a full and lively day with friends and might even pick up a new trick or two. Our specialists tailor the day care experience to suit your puppy's preferences, ensuring a safe, enjoyable, and fear-free environment.

Why Choose


Our team at Wagtails isn't just experienced in puppy care—they're experts in training, therapy, dog sports and more!


We offer unmatched facilities with extensive countryside for your puppy to explore.


Enrichment is key to a happy puppy. At Wagtails, we create customised plans to keep your pup engaged and healthy.


Struggling to reach us? No worries, we'll come to you. Won't be home? We provide a fully insured key holding service for added convenience. Our puppy shuttle service makes commuting a breeze—and way more fun!


Always expect a warm welcome from our cheerful team when you and your pup arrive. Click below to discover more about our excellent staff and their beloved furry companions!

Our formula for success: Joyful team, joyful pups.

puppy day care - Lucien our day care manager playing with two dogs

Frequently Asked Questions

Bring your puppy’s food, any special treats they love, their favourite toy, and any medication they need. It helps them feel at home!

Puppies are usually welcome after they’ve received all their vaccinations, typically around 12 weeks old.

Your puppy will enjoy a mix of playtime, basic training sessions, rest periods, and socialisation with other puppies.

We have trained staff supervising all activities, secure play areas, and we ensure all attending puppies are vaccinated and healthy.

Absolutely! We send regular updates so you can see how much fun your puppy is having.

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they'll love you for it.

Our spaces are exclusive to guarantee personalised attention for your puppy.
Got questions? Contact our approachable team now!