The Dapper Dog
Daycare|Spaw|Luxury Hotel
About The Dapper Dog

We are an upscale doggie daycare and boarding facility committed to serving Stephenville, TX and surrounding areas with outstanding daycare and luxury hotel for your furry friends! Also providing a boutique with adorable items for all you dog lovers!


Pictured to the left:

Owner Carie Decker and Dapper Dog Manager Amy Flippin

Meet Amy!

Amy Flippin has always called Stephenville home. She graduated from Tarleton in 2002 and moved to Houston to start her teaching career. In 2005 she left teaching to become a stay at home mom for a number of years before finding her calling, working with dogs. She worked at Gimmie A Bark in Friendswood, Texas until she and her family decided to move home in the summer of 2021. Amy is married to Mike Flippin and together they have 3 children. Anika is 19, Jacob is 15 and Abigail is 12. They also have 4 dogs of their own; Samantha, Wena, Dakota and Coral Blue. She is passionate about dog nutrition, enrichment activities and just about everything else that has to do with pups.

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