Located in Soquel, California, Little Pup Lodge is a dog boarding facility designed exclusively for small dogs. We serve Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley, Aptos, Soquel, Capitola, and towns in Santa Clara and Monterey counties.

No Cages! No Kennels!
Boarding for Small Dogs Only!

We can’t thank you enough for the great care you took of Eleanor while we were away. We were able to enjoy every day and not worry about her as she was so well cared for and loved when we were on vacation. Thanks a million!

~Rick & Marian A.

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Good Times 2017 Runner Up

Little Pup Lodge
Little Pup Lodge 5.0 star rating 19 reviews

Reasons to Stay with Us


From our indoor and outdoor environments to activities suited to your dog’s own needs, Little Pup Lodge is your dog’s home away from home. 

  • Cage free
  • Kennel free
  • Home-like setting
  • 24/7 care & companionship


Have an active dog? We provide daily exercise and lots of play time. Is your senior pup just interested in cuddles? There are plenty of belly rubs on comfy beds and sofas.

  • Individually tailored activity levels
  • Filtered drinking water
  • Premium-quality treats
  • Certified Reiki Level 1 for animals


Our dog boarding facility is safe and secure. All guests are pre-screened to ensure everyone is healthy and gets along.

  • 3000 sq. ft, fenced-in play lawn
  • Pre-screened, small companions
  • Insured
  • American Red Cross Certified in Pet CPR & First Aid