Does your dog need to stay the day? 

Retreat DDC can do just this!
In addition to our grooming services and pampering and we offer your dog plenty of opportunities for mental enrichment, stimulation, dog focussed activities and physical exercise via our daily curriculum to leave them satisfied after their day.















A typical day at Retreat  

Here at Retreat, whilst your dog waits for its grooming appointment, we aim to pamper your pooch and ensure our environment is enriching for your dog.
To keep the dogs optimally engaged all our activities are constantly changed. Some include:


  • Water play

  • Flavoured bubble chasing

  • Sand pit digging

  • Ball pits

  • Jungle gym climbing

  • Tunnels

  • Scavenging

  • Hide n seek

  • Treasure hunts

  • Toys of all kinds 

  • Shredding cardboard

  • Brain games

  • Brushing up on basic manners 

  • Tricks

  • Agility  

  • Fitpaws equipment 



7am-9am : Dogs arrive and engage in self directed play indoors

9am-9.30: Outdoor play

9.30-10.30: Indoor activity time

10.30-11.30: Brain games 

11.30-Noon : Self directed play and fetch games, as well as grooming for dogs who need it 

Noon- 1: Nap and quiet time on our Henry Hottie Lounges. At this time relaxation music is played, and T-Touch massage techniques will be applied to those dogs struggling to unwind.

1.00 – 1.30 : Outdoor play

1.30 – 2.30 : Enrichment games

2.30 – 3.30: Agility equipment and fetch games, or other enrichment games

3.30 – 4.00: Outdoor play

4.00 – 5pm: Dogs will be brushed and spritzed with canine cologne. Pawdicures are completed as needed,
5.00 -6pm: Indoor activites and fetch games. Dogs will be leaving during this time.

What makes Retreat different? 
  • We are a one stop shop for grooming and daycare.

  • We are small, to provide your dog with individual attention.

  • We provide all toys.

  • Henry Hottie pet beds: chemical free, supportive and offer therapeutic benefits. 

  • Agility equipment available. 

  • An outdoor area to discover the natural environment and for toileting.  

  • Our enrichment activities and toys are rotated daily. 

  • Extensive staff knowledge and care. 

  • Dogs are supervised at all times. 

  • Our staff member to dog ratio is kept extremely low.

  • We will send an email update.

  • Photos are placed on our Facebook page daily.

  • We have a very high standard of cleanliness. 

  • Dogs ALWAYS come first. 


Here at Retreat we endeavour to have packages suitable to everyone. 

NOTE: all pre-paid passes are non refundable except in extreme circumstances. These cases will be evaluated on a case by case basis and a value (excluding the value of services used ) will be returned. 
















Late fee     $5 for the first 5 minutes, and then $1 for every minute thereafter. $5 minimum. 
                When you do not pick up your dog by closing at 6pm, a late fee is charged at the rate above.

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Dog Grooming Brisbane 
73B MacGregor Tce, Bardon. 

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