Top Dog - Grooming-Dog

Winner: A Dog’s Best Friend Doggy Daycare  

Proprietors: Anne Nipp and Jaime Ross

2 locations in Vancouver
316 SE Hearthwood Blvd • 4601 NE 78th Street

360-737-6439 •   |    Est. 11/11/2011

Philosophy/Mission:  To care for your dog’s body, mind, and spirit.  We want to be your dog’s best friend & advocate, whether it is for a day of play in our structured play groups, a visit to our spa, training for general obedience or dilemma consultant based training, or for overnight(s).  Our activities are designed to create a positive, fun, safe, educational experience for your dog. 

Claim to Fame/Signature Service: Our TEAM which is led by our Dog Dilemma/Trainer is committed to ALWAYS be the BEST that they can be!  They participate in ongoing training provided by internationally celebrated “Dog Gurus” programs for Off-Leash Playgroups, and individual training by our Trainer.  The TEAM’S goal is to know your dog and celebrate his/her uniqueness.  This individual focus helps your dog achieve the best experience possible, whether in the spa, daycare, training, or overnight(s).   Our TEAM makes your dog a priority! 

Community Involvement, Special Notes:   A Dog’s Best Friend is committed to give back to our community that we have the privilege to live and operate in everyday.  We have identified 3 organizations; Gardner School, SW Washington Humane Society and Share. A Dog’s Best Friend supports these organizations financially, as well as with volunteer hours.  

2nd Place: Murrayhill Veterinary Hospital

14831 SW Teal Blvd Beaverton • 503-579-3300 •

3rd Place: The Muttley Crew

806 NW Murray Blvd Portland • 503-626-8212 •