Hounds Town USA Spreads Its Paws in Matawan

November 06, 2023

MATAWAN, N.J. – Dogs throughout Matawan and its surrounding communities are in for a treat with a new and unique pet care experience coming to town.

Hounds Town USA, the daycare and boarding concept where everything they do is for the dogs, announced the opening of its newest location in Matawan. Located at 419 Route 34, the new daycare is owned by Arushi Daggumati and Priya Patel and officially opened on November 4th. 

Arushi and Priya have a diverse professional background with previous experience in management and data analysis. Recognizing the need for an interactive daycare in the area, Priya and Arushi are eager to open their new location. The duo will be hands-on in the early months and will cater to towns including Old Bridge, Matawan, Keyport, Aberdeen, Sayreville, and more.

“After learning about Hounds Town, we were immediately attracted to its mission and business model,” said Arushi. “The brand’s commitment to providing exceptional care for dogs, combined with the ability for a flexible ownership model made Hounds Town the perfect choice for us. This exciting new venture will allow us to play a more active role in the community and build deeper relationships with pets and their owners. Priya and I are excited to elevate the level of pet care and services for the surrounding communities once we open our doors in November.”

In 2023, Hounds Town has experienced tremendous growth, solidifying its position as a pet leader in the pet care industry. With a commitment to providing exceptional care and services for dogs, Hounds Town has captured the trust and loyalty of pet owners nationwide. As Hounds Town continues to expand its footprint across the country, it remains dedicated to fostering strong relationships with franchisees and maintaining its position as the leading daycare and boarding facility.

“Priya and Arushi have a real drive for delivering on our mission here at Hounds Town and that was apparent from the moment I met them,” says Hounds Town CEO Jackie Bondanza. “Their passion for dogs, coupled with their understanding of business and their desire to be a positive influence on their community will undoubtedly drive their success! We are lucky to call them townies and look forward to seeing what they can do.” 

Hounds Town is truly a unique pet care business, with services that include interactive dog daycare, pet boarding, and stress-free spa services. Supervised by a well-trained staff, dogs are able to play all-day, providing both physical and mental stimulation, with a group of dogs that match their size and temperament for safe and fun socialization— guaranteeing a Hounds Town Hangover when pets go home. Further setting itself apart, Hounds Town has a no breed discrimination policy, making it easier for all pet owners to find reliable care.

Founded in 2000 by former NYPD canine handler and commanding officer of the Nassau County Police Department, Michael S. Gould, Hounds Town USA offers a unique and fun approach to doggy daycare and pet boarding. The brand emphasizes a safe and welcoming environment for all dogs, no matter their size, breed, age or disability. The fully interactive daycare facility is designed to meet each dogs’ physical, social and psychological needs through a natural pack environment. The all-day play daycare model leaves each canine companion tired and happy, resulting in what has been coined “Hounds Town hangover.” Hounds Town also offers stress-free, affordable spa services, ensuring pet parents have the option to bring home a clean and refreshed pet. Select locations are also proud to offer a Pet Taxi service, ensuring dogs have reliable transportation to and from daycare. Currently, the brand has nearly 50 locations open across the country, with more than seven openings projected in 2023. For more information on Hounds Town USA, visit: www.houndstownusa.com.

For information on franchising with Hounds Town, visit: www.houndstownusa.com/franchising.