About Us2017-08-15T04:17:34-05:00

We Love Where We Work

We’re proud to bring a 7,100 sq. ft. State-of-the-Art facility to Chicago that is specifically designed to support canine health & wellness, while increasing the bond between you and your pooch.

We feel that our pooches are our children and we would only trust them to the best in care. You have a choice and we encourage you to stop in for a tour – and guarantee you’ll immediately Experience the Difference! There is no place in Chicago like Urban Pooch Canine Life Center. We even offer a reward program for our loyal customers.

Located in the heart of Chicago’s vibrant Ravenswood neighborhood, Urban Pooch Canine Life Center offers a higher standard of care for your urban pooch.


We have raised the bar on every aspect of the services and products  available for you and your pooch.

  • Advanced air purification system provides the healthiest indoor environment available in Chicago
  • Triple HEPA filters, 4 zones, UV Lighting to kill airborne bacteria & viruses
  • All our floors are sealed with a triple antimicrobial sealant – ensuring the cleanest and safest play area
  • We’re cleaner and we smell better – come in and experience the difference!
  • Our staff has been intensively trained by top canine care experts in the country

Urban Pooch has an extensive selection of Natural Food, Treats, Fun Toys and Accessories available in our 1,100 sq. ft. store.

We can even deliver, if that makes your life easier!

We offer Daycare, Cageless Boarding, Expert Grooming, Training, a Self-Wash, Massage and Social Events. Lots of natural light throughout our entire facility. Plus we have a special Social Lounge where you can see the pooches through one-way glass, but they can’t see you. Experience the difference!

Thoughtful products and services that we offer:

  • Daycare – by the hour flexibility
  • Cageless Boarding – Pooch Pack Handlers on-site 24/7 and sleep with the pooches. No cages ever.
  • Playtime Express – Pick-up & Drop-off when it’s convenient for you
  • Expert Grooming – all breeds and sizes
  • Self-Wash – 3 tubs available for all sizes of dogs
  • Natural Food, Treats, Fun Toys & Accessories
  • Expert Food Consultation – catering to each pooch’s individual needs and nuances
  • Delivery of any retail items – right to your door with a friendly smile
  • Training – Training Classes and Individual Lessons taught by certified staff who are just simply amazing! We are one of the few places in Chicago that offer Therapy Dog International(TDI) training and certification. All taught at The Urban Pooch Training and Fitness Center – a 10,000 sq. ft. facility located at 5400 N Damen Avenue – only 1.3 miles away.
  • Massage/Reiki – By appointment and oh so soothing and rejuvenating
  • Social Lounge & Events – dog parents can see their pooches playing via one-way glass into the main playroom, while they concentrate on meeting and socializing with others. Your pooch has fun, you have fun – Success!
  • Belly Reward Program – every dollar you spend earns you valuable rewards quickly

Our Location

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Located In Chicago’s Historic Ravenswood Neighborhood

4501 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773.942.6445
Web: www.urbanpooch.com

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