Dogwise Daycare

Dogwise Daycare is a forward-thinking pet care business in the western suburbs of Adelaide. It has a focus on the cognitive-relational approach to canine behaviour and is owned and operated by the author of “Decoding Dog Behaviour”, Daniel Barrile.

When you start looking for high-quality dog care Adelaide-wide, Dogwise Daycare is the perfect choice. We offer premium accommodation for your best friend, making them feel at home during their stay. We provide a safe and engaging environment for your dog, which is supervised by trained team members. In short, we know dogs!

Our mission is to create positive relationships between dogs, people and, most importantly, their owners. Our dog daycare and boarding centre provides the highest quality of care to dogs in Adelaide. Our vision is to spread the word about new-age approaches to understanding dog behaviour. Dogwise Daycare recognises that every dog is an individual with its own way of seeing the world. We are open 7 days a week (Mon-Fri: 7 am-6:30 pm | Sat-Sun: 9 am-5 pm), allowing you to plan your week without any disturbances and drop off your pet when you need it.

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Why We Do What We Do


Dogwise Daycare was created with a genuine desire to provide a dog daycare and boarding centre in Adelaide that surpassed the quality of care that was already out there. It’s hard to find a dog daycare and boarding centre that offers services as focused, research-based and personalised as ours. So, if you’re looking for a premium home away from home for your best four-legged friend, Dogwise Daycare is just what you need.


Everything your dog needs and more!

Our Adelaide dog care centre is fully equipped and staffed to give your dog a five-star pampering experience. From grooming to companionship to nutrition, we’ve thought of everything to meet all your short- and long-term dog requirements, no matter how specialised they might be.


Grooming services, massages, and everything to help your dog look and feel its best. Your dog will look, feel, and smell great when you pick it up at the end of the day.

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A daycare that truly understands your dog! Surrounded by professionals, toys, and other four-legged friends, let your dog feel at home and in safe hands throughout the day.

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Puppy Classes

Coming soon!

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Want your dog to enjoy love, warmth, and care while you are out of Adelaide? Don’t worry. Our boarding services will ensure that your dog has a safe, comfortable and enjoyable stay.

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Behaviour Consultation

Dogwise Daycare provides behaviour consultations, a consulting service offering help to people with pets who suffer from behaviour problems.

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Nutrition Consultation

As there is increasing awareness of how important wholefood diets are for us, pet parents are beginning to apply this same logic to their four-legged companions.

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Why More Pet Owners Are Choosing Our Dog Care Centre


Our approach is based on advanced scientific studies into canine behaviour. We take into consideration that dogs have their own set of breed-induced motivations that need to be recognised and acted upon accordingly to promote a more harmonious existence.

We pursue the absolute highest standards of safety in everything we do! Our goal is to ensure all dogs in our care are always happy, safe, comfortable and understood.

Your four-legged best friend will be in great hands with us, and we’ve designed our facility to ensure this.

Decoding Dog Behaviour

Study of Expert

Decoding Dog Behaviour: Everything You Should Know About Your Dog

Daniel Barrile is a dog behaviourist who trained at SISCA (The Italian Society of Animal Behaviour Science) in Cremona, Italy. His field of expertise is focused on the cognitive-relational approach to canine behaviour. Daniel’s study and related work experience involved learning from some of the best and most renowned behavioural vets in Europe. Insights into Daniel’s know-how can be found in his book entitled ‘Decoding Dog Behaviour’.


Your Dog Will Love This!

What you put in is what you get out, which is why Dogwise Daycare pays a great deal of attention to what we feed dogs entrusted to us at our dog care centre in Adelaide. We believe that healthy food leads to healthier, happier dogs ‒ and owners too! When your dog is eating right, you will enjoy their company so much more, enjoy more playtime and spend less time and money on vet bills. Our scientifically backed, nutritionally approved dog food contains the finest, wholesome ingredients especially for dogs to give them shiny coats and fulfilling lives.


A Word from Our Community

Our clients are more than just customers; they are family, and we are all part of one huge community that wants the best for their dog! Have a look at what some are saying about the impact that our dog care centre is having on their dogs and their peace of mind as pet owners.


Dogs Can’t Read. But You Can Peruse Our Blog!

What’s better than great dog care in Adelaide? Great information about dog care in Adelaide. So, keep your paw on the pulse and your nose to the ground with our informative and intriguing blog articles about ‒ you guessed it ‒ dogs!

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