doggy day care

The Best Doggy Day Care for your Fur Babies

From our doggy day care to grooming & training, we’re all about pampering our guests in every way we can. Giving your dog lots of love and attention, friends to play with and hours of adventure is what we strive for while receiving lots of special attention from our dog handlers.

  • Love & attention

  • Quality supervision

  • Professional & experienced handlers

Additional Services

  • Frail care for elderly or special needs dogs

  • Administering of medication or supplements

  • The doggy day care has heated kennels for cold weather days

  • Photographs loaded to social media

  • Photoshoots (by a professional, at an additional cost)

  • Birthday party (additional cost)

  • Pick up/drop off shuttle service (additional cost)

  • Saturday and Sunday Doggy Day Care (by appointment one week in advance – additional cost)

Meet the Pack

Brenda Cooper

Owner

Brenda Cooper

Brenda has 27 years of experience with childcare as she previously owned Magic Beings Nursery School. Her passion and love for animals has always been a huge part of her life. She now gets to express her love and passion in every way she can through her dream business, Sloppy Kisses. Brenda is always rescuing abandoned animals, helping out at rescue centres, feeding feral and township animals.

Janine Cooper

Owner

Janine Cooper

Janine previously owned Magic Beings Nursery School and has 18 years of experience in childcare. She has a love for all animals and has four cats that rule her home. Janine often helps with charity drives and gets involved in collections for any and all animal rehabilitation centres. Janine is looking to create an outing for township children to visit our premises and learn about the wellbeing of animals, how to take care of them, etc.

Serryn Stickley

Receptionist / Trainer

Serryn Stickley

Serryn has a great passion for training animals and getting to understand how they think. She is currently training as a Dog Trainer and Animal Behaviourist and will be going to the UK in the near future to learn about Hydrotherapy for small animals.  Serryn assists with feeding feral cats as well as township dogs and occasionally works with neglected horses when the need arises. She has spent a lot of time at Woodrock Animal Centre and also participates with collecting donations for various charities.

Tracy Schutte

Receptionist / Dog Handler

Tracy Schutte

Tracy Schutte has worked at Olivedale Veterinary Clinic for 24 years and started the successful grooming parlour there in 1997. Her entire life is animal oriented as she is involved in dogs, cats, horses and birds.

Patrick

Head Groomer / Driver

Patrick

Patrick has 8 years’ experience with dog and cat grooming. He knows all types of grooming styles and is able to do any styles requested. He is able to do animal therapeutic full body massages with oil. Patrick has calming effect on nervous animals for grooming and even sings relaxing songs to them. He is fully experienced and a master in this field.

Sonto

Groomer

Sonto

Sonto has had 6 years’ experience in dog and cat grooming and just like her husband, Patrick, is an expert in this field. She grooms in both the parlour and mobile grooming. She is an excellent at styling dogs and giving them that Hollywood look. She too sings to the dogs to calm them down if they are nervous. Sonto is very particular when it comes to hygiene and practises “low stress handling”.

Natalie

Groomer

Natalie

Natalie has worked as a dog groomer at the Olivedale Vet for the past 4 years. She has a huge empathy for dogs and is an expert at grooming. Natalie will be our in-house groomer for the parlour.

Admore

Dog Handler

Admore

Admore cares and loves dogs dearly. He currently owns two rescue dogs from the Kya Sands informal settlement and is staying on the Sloppy Kisses premises. He has experience with handling big dogs. He is kind and compassionate, and will be undergoing further training.

Cody

Dog Handler

Cody

Cody is a new dog handler that is passionate about dogs. He has been walking dogs for a few years. He will be undergoing further training.

David

Trainee

David

David is a great animal lover, and is especially good with the smaller more nervous dogs. He is training as a groomer and is working closely with our head groomer. David has been walking dogs in the area for the past 3 years, and is well known in the neighbourhood.

Timetable
For our Doggy Day Care

NB: This timetable is a guideline only and is subject to change without notification.

Trading Hours

Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:00
Saturday & Sunday By appointment only
Public Holidays By appointment only

Extended Hours
By arrangement

Early morning drop off From 6:30am
Late collection Until 18:00pm
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