Dog Boarding, Grooming and Daycare for Waukegan, IL


Wouldn’t it be great if there were a one-stop shop for all of your doggie needs? Here at The Barking Lot, we’ve got you covered!

We’re proud to be Waukegan’s top choice for everything from doggie daycare and grooming, to overnight boarding services, to training sessions and more. Our Deerfield location offers everything your pup needs – we can’t wait to meet you and your canine friend!

Dog Walking Services near Waukegan, IL

Whether your dog is big or small, energetic or lazy, it’s crucial to give them some exercise and mental stimulation every day. At The Barking Lot, we can help you meet that need with our specialty 30-minute dog walking services. Every staff member on our team is expertly trained and has passed a thorough background check, so you can rest easy knowing that your four-legged friend is in good hands.

Friendly and Effective Dog Grooming for Waukegan Residents

Good hygiene and grooming are important in order to keep your pet happy and healthy. But keeping a dog clean can be an exercise in frustration – especially if, like most pups, they’d rather roll in the dirt than sit in the bathtub. Rather than spending the afternoon wrestling with Fido, head on down to The Barking Lot and take advantage of our grooming services. We can handle everything from haircuts and brush-outs, to nail trimming and deep shampooing.

Waukegan’s Dog Training Specialists

There’s a world of difference between a well-trained pup and a disobedient one. At The Barking Lot, we offer a wide variety of training classes for dogs of all ages – whoever said, “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks”, anyway? From obedience sessions to tricks and agility practice, we can train your canine companion in a fun, humane, and effective manner.

Dog Boarding near Waukegan, IL

Our furry friends are simply too smart and sociable to be left alone for extended periods. Next time you need to head out for a while, turn to The Barking Lot for either doggie daycare or overnight dog boarding.

Treat your pup to a stay in one of our spacious individual kennels, complete with individual walks and plenty of supervised playtime with other dogs of similar age and temperament. Does your pet have special needs? A unique diet or prescription medication? No problem at all! Our expert team of dog lovers is ready and able to do whatever it takes to make your beloved family member feel right at home.

To learn more about any of our services, call The Barking Lot today at (847) 205-3647.