Overnight Care

Health, safety and comfort focused pet care

Leaving your pet overnight should not be a stressful time for either of you. If you’re heading out of town and need to find a place for your pet to stay and receive the same love, attention, and care you give them, look no further than The Ruff House. Our experienced staff is trained to provide your canine companion with an unforgettable experience allowing you to enjoy your vacation and have peace of mind.


Award winning pet resort facilities

As part of our commitment to safety, health and comfort-focused pet care, the following features and more have been incorporated in our facility.

  • Climate control with air purification systems
  • Rubberized floor to care for joints and pads for daycare
  • Highly trained, friendly and passionate staff
  • Pets in the same family can stay together
  • Customizable activity options
  • Outdoor play yards featuring real grass
  • Daily housekeeping services
  • Hospital grade cleaning equipment

Activities and Pampering

Our experience shows, and experts agree, that the more interaction and activity pets receive, the healthier and happier they will be. When visiting The Ruff House, our guests can choose from a variety of activities that provide exercise, socialization, fun and so much more. For your pets most enjoyable experience customize their stay with the type of activity they most enjoy at home. We offer and recommend the following overnight activities to satisfy the needs of all our guests:

Dog Daycare

For the social dog, our supervised group play sessions are a great way to make new friends! Best of all, daycare is included in our Standard/Basic Overnight Care.

Pampered Pet Session

Give your pets the kind of special love and attention they deserve. Sessions are customized to your pet and can include fetch, cuddling time, brushing and much more.

Photo and Report Card

Daily emailed report cards describe all the fun your dog is having while on their vacation at The Ruff House!

Gourmet Treats

Don’t leave your pet out of our daily treat socials! Delicious frozen and homemade treats give your pet a great mid-day break.

Lodge and Learn

Overnight stays are a perfect time for our dog trainers to help your dog touch up on basic obedience and manners.

Tuck In Service

Private time with one of our staff who will cuddle your pet, read a bed time story and prepare them for a quiet and peaceful nights rest.

Spa Packages

Every pet deserves a relaxing spa day after a fun filled vacation. Be sure to check out our full service grooming and spa menu to find the perfect way to pamper your dog.

Busy Bones

Mouthwatering and delicious! Tasty treats and entertainment all rolled into one wholesome treat made right here in our kitchen.

Tasting Menu

The perfect addition to spoil any pet during their stay. Our kitchen is always serving up delicious festive and holiday meals your pet is sure to love.


Special Needs

The experienced staff at The Ruff House understands that some of our guests may have special needs and will do everything of make sure your pet is taken care of. Please feel free to discuss any special requirements with us when you make your reservation. The following is a sampling of special needs that can be accommodated:

  • Medications
  • Supplements
  • Special meal preparation
  • Special handling care
  • Medical care
  • Intact pets
  • Treats from home
Resort Tours

We welcome all pet parents to learn more about The Ruff House and our facility so you can see why leading veterinarians recommend our services to their clients AND use The Ruff House for their personal canine companions. If you have not experienced The Ruff House before, please drop by anytime during business hours to meet our staff and for a tour. You will quickly see why The Ruff House has earned such an impressive reputation among our peers and among pet owners in The Fox Valley. We're conveniently located in Neenah Just off Hwy 41 and County Road CB.

Our Reservation Specialists are excited to help you create the perfect vacation or weekend getaway your pet won't forget.For reservations contact The Ruff House at (920) 720-2772.

Competitive Overnight Rates

The Ruff House is the award-winning pet care facility most recommended by pet owners and leading veterinarians in Neenah and Menasha. As pet parents ourselves, we understand that choosing the right pet care provider or facility for your canine companion is a very important decision. We appreciate that price is certainly one consideration. Our Standard Overnight Care starts as low as $36.50 per night. We hope you agree, in addition to price, there are other important considerations when choosing a safe and happy place for your pet, including:


Trust is the reason The Ruff House continues to be referred to other pet owners by our clients and leading local veterinarians time and time again. We take the comfort and care of our guests seriously and work hard to earn the trust of every pet parent who walks through our door.


Let’s face it, from time to time, an individual you entrust to care for your pet may get sick, have a family situation arise, have transportation issues, or simply forget. However, because The Ruff House is a full scale pet care facility we always have reliable trained staff to ensure all of our guests are well cared for.

Experience and Professional Care

Pet care is not our hobby but our career and passion. The Ruff House has been providing superior care for pets in The Fox Valley for over 10 years, and our owners are actively involved and on site each day. We are committed to providing the highest quality pet care and our staff has been trained in the most important and updated pet care procedures.

Security and Safety Protocols

You’ll have peace of mind knowing your pet is enjoying an impeccably clean, caring, and secure home-away-from-home. We continuously invest in proper staff training, equipment and protocols to keep our facility clean and your pet safe while in our care. This includes secure fencing, proper ventilation, fire detection, environmentally-friendly cleaning solutions and disinfectants, basic pet first aid, and strict vaccination requirements.

Licensed Business

We are committed to and exceed all the local and state requirements. Outside agencies are designed to regulate good, quality care. These standards are designed to give you extra peace of mind that your pet is being cared for by professionals in a secure environment.


As the leading pet care provider in The Fox Valley, The Ruff House often has limited availability, especially during busy travel and holiday seasons. We encourage you to speak with one of our reservation specialists as soon as possible secure a reservation for your canine companion.

Wellness Philosophy

Industry experience has shown that pets who enjoy daily playtime and physical activity are more adjusted, less stressed, healthier and happier. Which is why our wellness philosophy and experienced staff focuses on lots of exercise and attention unlike pet sitters who go to your home just two or three times a day for minutes per visit.

Exceptional Facilities

The Ruff House is conveniently located on Neenah’s North side between Hwy 41 and County Road CB. Our facilities have been designed for your pets comfort with their best interest in mind with lots of room for exercise and playtime.


Competitive Pet Care Rates
Pricing is per pet,per night and include the day of departure if checking out before noon.
Discounted rates are available on select services for families with multiple pets.
Standard Nightly Rate $36.50
Holiday Guests $3.00
Late Check Out $15.50
Departures after noon $0.00
Enrich your pet's getaway with activities and Pampering!
Activities are priced per pet, per day.
Daycare Included in Standard Nightly Rate!
Special Needs $10.00
Gourmet Treats $1.50
Pampered Pet Session $7.00
Photo and Report Card $2.00
Tuck-In Service $7.00
Busy Bones $3.00
Tasting Menu $3.50
Lodge and Learn $50.00
Health Assurance $1.00
Medication Administration $1.50
Salon & Spa Services Based on Service
Frequently Asked Dog Lodging Questions

The Ruff House is committed to offering your pet loving and exceptional care, a clean and beautiful facility, and an array of fun and healthy activities. Our policies and procedures are designed to provide you and your pet unparalleled service and to ensure that your pet thoroughly enjoys his or her stay at The Ruff House.

Call us today at (920) 720-2772 to schedule grooming services for your dog!

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1301 Kimberly Drive Neenah, WI 54956

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