Brighton Township We Love Our Campers
We LOVE our Campers! Check out our featured Campers at Camp Bow Wow Brighton Township. These pups love to play all day in our fun, safe and social environment, and receive lots of love and attention from our Certified Camp Counselors® whether they’re in for day care or boarding.
January 2024 Camper of the MonthJoey
Everyone meet Joey! He is almost 14 years old and he is the sweetest boy you will ever meet. He loves to romp around with his fur-iends and enjoys head scratches from all of the Camp Counselors. He is truly a fan favorite. This month is very important because it will be his one-year Camper anniversary. With that being said, we love you so much and are so lucky to have you!
November 2023 Camper of the MonthBourbon
Meet Bourbon, the tiny titan of the dog world. At just one year old, this Mini Goldendoodle is the leader of the pack, never backing down from a challenge. But don't be fooled by his size! When Bourbon isn't busy running circles around his furry pals, he's cozied up on a counselor's lap, insisting on snacks and attention.
January 2023 Camper of the MonthCharlie
Meet Charlie, January’s Camper of the Month! Charlie is a 6-year-old golden retriever mix who has been coming to stay with us for a little over a year! He often stays for boarding and we love having him come in to spend the night! He is one of the nicest and most chill dogs you will ever meet, and he loves people. Thanks for coming Charlie!
August 2022 Camper of the MonthPerry
Meet Perry, he is a 1-year-old golden-doodle who comes to play at camp almost every day of the week! He absolutely loves the water and participates in almost every Waterpark Wednesday! He is very playful and social and has many friends here at camp. We love having you, Perry!
July 2022 Camper of the MonthHope
Meet Hope, she is a little white golden doodle who has been coming to camp since 2020. She is a sweet girl who loves getting lots of attention and cuddles from the camp counselors during which she will give some of the best hugs in return.
June 2022 Camper of the MonthBacardi
This spunky little girl is a Yorkie who has been coming to Camp since she was a young pup in 2015. She can always be seen sporting her stylish pony tail in the Teacup yard where she often gets to hang out with her best friends Nacho and Lucha who are also Yorkies! She is a super smart and sweet little girl!
May 2022 Camper of the MonthLouie and Nugget
Meet Louie and Nugget! They are two very special little Chihuahuas who have been campers with us since 2015. As you can see, they are Yin and Yang, you can't have one without the other. Bonded brothers who we love having at camp! They are very good boys, all around 10/10 for this duo and their great smiles!
April 2022 Camper of the MonthHiggs
Higgs is a 1-year-old who has been coming to camp since she was 4 months and hanging in the small pup group! She loves to play with her friends and always comes running at you with a wiggly booty! At home her mom said she is a great girl while she works from home, she even knows when her mom's off a conference call and lets her know it's time for a play break. This little lab lady is such a joy to have at camp!
March 2022 Camper of the MonthPhantom
Phantom is described by her owner as a "very loving wild child"! At home, she loves to steal shoes. At Camp, she loves to steal leashes! She's a much loved goofy presence in the play yard, and knows how to work her pouty eyes to try and get a cookie!
February 2022 Camper of the MonthRaya
Raya is a 1-year-old golden retriever who has been coming to camp since she was 4 months old!! Raya is a joy in the yard and loves to play with her friends! At home, she loves tennis balls and is always carrying one around with her! Raya had big shoes to fill here at camp since her family's last pup Mattie was a much loved lifetime camper here at Brighton, Raya really has filled those shoes with overflowing love! We love when Raya comes to visit and can't wait to have her as a camper for years to come!
January 2022 Camper of the MonthHershey & Bentley
Another twofer! Hershey and Bentley are regulars and their family has entrusted their pups with Camp for over 10 years! You can usually find Bentley wrestling upside-down on the floor and Hershey will be right at your side to ensure he's getting the bulk of the attention. We couldn't imagine Camp Bow Wow Brighton without them around!
September 2021 Camper of the MonthPuppy-Sammy
Sammy (aka Puppy-Sammy) is an American Staffordshire Terrier and has been coming to Camp since 2018. She's 14.5 years old but remains very active! This girl is always on the move, walking her laps around the play yard every time she comes to Camp. All of us at Camp adore her and we melt every time she looks up at us with those big eyes. Sammy's dad travels a lot for work, so she comes to Camp often. She was adopted 14 years ago when she stopped 2 lanes of traffic in South Lyon. Her now-dad saw her running back and forth across the street and in order to keep her safe, yelled out "Puppy Puppy!" Sammy stopped, looked at him, and ran and jumped inside his car. After contacting the police and local Humane Society and not having any owners come forward, Sammy was adopted by her mom and dad, 3 hooman siblings, and 2 dog siblings. What a story! Her dad continues to call her "Puppy" to this day, while the rest of the family gave her the name "Sammy." Sammy is a very special girl and we're so happy to be a part of her life!
August 2021 Camper of the MonthCooper
Cooper is a 2-year-old Chihuahua & has been coming to Camp since he was about 4 months old! He was rescued from a puppy mill & has brought so much joy to his family! He loves snuggles & belly rubs & McDonald's chicken nuggets. Anything chicken-flavored is his fave! He always falls asleep with his moose & bear toys. He recently was promoted to Big Brother for his hooman brother, Raynor Christian. We love this sweet little ball of energy!
June 2021 Camper of the MonthWolfy
Wolfy is a very pup-ular Camper who turns 1 this month! Though he is big, he is very gentle with his smaller friends & lays down to play with them! Wolfy loves drinking, bathing, swimming, kitchen faucets, outdoor hoses - can you tell how much he loves water?? He loves the camping lifestyle & will try to get into his family's RV before going in the house. Wolfy is also sneaky & will prance around with items he takes from your pocket! We love this "goofy Newfie" so much!
May 2021 Camper of the MonthOzzie
Ozzie is a 15-month Goldendoodle & attends Camp regularly! He was adopted on February 20, 2020 & has brought his family so much love & joy. Ozzie loves boating, swimming, walks, & Camp! He has a favorite ball that he could chase all day long. He often cheats while playing fetch & will run to get a head start before you throw the ball! Ozzie is such a sweet & lovable pup; we all love him so much at Camp. It’s hard to not look at his face & go AWWWWW!
May 2021 Camper of the MonthJack
Jack is a 1.5-year-old Pit/Lab/Shepherd/Boxer mix and 100% sweetness! He’s been coming to Camp since he was a puppy just last year. He was an Alabama rescue puppy and adopted in December 2019. His family loves him to pieces and he is spoiled rotten. His favorite game is basketball – he refuses to play with any other type of ball! He likes the challenge of deflating them enough to carry around. Jack does love a good squeaky toy, but his family has gone through at least 100! He is incredibly affectionate and will not sleep at night unless he’s on his Dad (he won’t settle until he’s rested comfortably on Dad’s leg)! He’s very athletic and also an avid swimmer. His family is very grateful for Camp, and Jack is a very popular Camper! He has so many friends and is well-liked by ev-furry-body. We’re so happy to be a part of this sweet boy’s life!
April 2021 Camper of the MonthTucker
Tucker is a 3-year-old Dachshund with a larger than life personality! When he was adopted, it was love at first sight for his family and his name was originally Diesel! Tucker is a well-traveled pup and loves going for car rides – he loves to ride shotgun in his car seat! He’s very popular at Camp and has so many friends! He is very agile and has lots of energy. At home, he likes to jump from couch to chair to get a good look out the window. We love this sweet boy so much!
March 2021 Camper of the MonthZoey
Zoey is a 4-year-old Belgian Malinois and attends Camp on a regular basis each week. She's been a Camper since she was about 6 months old! Zoey loves coming to Camp and seeing all her friends! When she gets home, she runs into her mom's office and tells her all about her day! She is a very sweet and pretty girl and very pup-ular in the play yards. Her ears have a mind of their own - they go up, down, twisted, or combed over. At home, she is very chatty and never fails to crack her family up. She'll tell them everything that's going on outside, whether there's a squirrel, mail man, meter reader, turkey, etc. Zoey was adopted from POET animal rescue and was previously known as 'Cauliflower.' When her parents shovel or use the leaf blower, she thinks it's a game and will try to get her mouth over the leaf blower, making her lips fluff out. She's a great pup and it's hard to imagine Camp without her!
February 2021 Camper of the MonthMarshall
Marshall is a 5-year-old Rat Terrier mix and was adopted by his mom when he was 2 years old. He is very social and is incredibly loving. He loves to cuddle! Marshall is also Mr. Time Clock and knows his routine. He'll even pull his mom's fingers away from a keyboard if she's been working too long! He loves all kinds of treats, which is why he really loves his Enrichment Sessions at Camp! We love this sweet boy!
January 2021 Camper of the MonthDesmond
Desmond is a 1-year-old Golden Retriever who has been coming to Camp since November 2019. We've known him since he was just 4 months old! Desmond is a little bit shy but is extremely sweet and loves playing with all of his fur-iends at Camp. He also loves getting his photo taken and has grown into such a handsome pup. We love having Desmond as part of our Pack!
December 2020 Camper of the MonthTripp
Tripp is a 1-year-old basset hound who was adopted when he was 9 months old. He was named Tripp because of how long his ears are! His favorite activity is laying in the sun, which he could do for hours! He loves being outside and going for walks, though they can't go very far since it would take hours for Tripp to smell every piece of grass and when he gets tired he'll lay down in the middle of his walk. He's a very sweet boy who can be very stubborn! He isn't allowed on the furniture but his mom is always catching him asleep on the couch. He is very food motivated and loves his Nyla bones. Tripp is an absolute joy and has so much fun at Camp - he'd live at Camp if he could! We love having him as part of our Pack!
October 2020 Camper of the MonthMoose
Moose is one of the cutest pups you could ever meet! He is an English Bulldog/Beagle mix and will turn 2 in January. He was adopted in April 2019 and has a very loving family, including other dog brothers! He is very sweet and always finds ways to entertain himself. He's incredibly playful and could play for hours and hours at Camp, especially if his bestest buddy Bruno is around! His favorite treats are ANYTHING (especially popcorn) and he loves sunbathing and exploring. Moose is crazy smart and often plays with two toys at once: he'll carry one and bat the other one around with his paws. He loves coming to Camp and we are so happy to be a part of his life! Moose is always so happy and fun to be around - he gives us tons of happiness in return!
October 2020 Camper of the MonthSonja
Sonja is a 1-year-old Siberian Husky and has been coming to Camp since June of 2020! She comes to Camp on a regular basis each week and we feel like we've always known her! She's a sweet and popular girl with lots of fur-iends at Camp and lots of energy! She is very treat motivated and will do anything for food. Since she and her family live in the forest, one of her favorite activities is watching out the windows for squirrels and deer. She also loves walking on the local walking trails and playing in the snow. Her favorite treats are cheese and carrots, and her favorite toys include tennis balls, rope toys, and her dinosaur bone. If there's one thing Sonja isn't fond of, it's rain. We love getting to have this beautiful girl be a part of our lives and we are so happy to have met her this year!
March 2020 Camper of the MonthHenry
Henry is a 1-year-old Australian Shepherd and is very pup-ular at Camp! He was adopted at 4 months old from the Humane Society of Huron Valley after his original owners had to surrender him. Henry's mom is grateful every single day for him; he has 100% changed her life for the better! This handsome boy is one of the sweetest pups you could ever meet! He loves greenies and his fox toy, as well as cuddling. He loves going to EZ Dog Park and often goes on road trips up north and loves car rides! Outside of Camp, Henry likes to hang out with his buddies Finley, Tiggy, & Marv. He loves Camp and we honestly can't imagine Camp without him!
February 2020 Camper of the MonthBruno "Dipawzio"
Bruno "Dipawzio" is a 1-year-old Cairn Terrier who is very pup-ular at Camp! He loves long walks, chasing chipmunks and squirrels, going for car rides with dad, playing in the snow, running laps around the house, and coming to Camp! The play yard is always guaranteed to be a riot when Bruno is at Camp! He is a very energetic player who gets along with everybody! The one thing this handsome pup does not like is mornings!
January 2020 Camper of the MonthZephyr
Zephyr is a 12-year-old Greyhound who has been coming to Camp since 2015! He was adopted at 2.5 months old by his mom, Angelique, from a vet hospital during her last year of college at MSU. Zephyr’s favorite activities include playing in the snow, going for long walks at Thompson Lake in Howell, and napping on his own personal love seat in the living room. He lives a happy life with his mom and his dad, Andy, and his hooman baby sister.
December 2019 Camper of the MonthElvis
Elvis is a 7-year-old Shih Tzu who has been coming to Camp since he was just a puppy! His mom believes that fate brought Elvis into their lives. He was born gold and white with black sideburns and since his mom is a huge Elvis fan, that's where his name comes from! Elvis is a sweet boy who loves all his Camp Counselors and even though he is friendly with other pups, he is more of an observer than a player. Elvis is very popular in his neighborhood as well!
November 2019 Camper of the MonthBen & Maggie
Ben & Maggie are 3-year-old Labradoodles who have been coming to Camp since 2016! Though they look like twins, Ben is 3 months older than Maggie and has a different mother. Ben has a special talent for wearing hats and glasses, while Maggie has a gift for sleeping with her head and feet facing opposite directions! They are best friends and love hanging out with their human family members and cat siblings. Ben & Maggie love hiking, camping, going to Kensington, outdoor restaurants, and naps.
October 2019 Camper of the MonthMaizie
Maizie is a 5-month-old Border Collie and in just her first month of coming to Camp, has become very pupular with both Campers and Camp Counselors! She is a very playful girl who gets along with everybody and we have enjoyed watching her become more and more social since her interview day. Maizie's name was inspired by the colors maize and blue for UofM, since her parents are Wolverine fans. She is very fond of toys, especially frisbees. Some of her toys even have names, such as 'Jester' and 'Wolverine'.
September 2019 Camper of the MonthPleiades
Age: 8 Years Old
Breed: Labrador Retriever
Pleiades is an 8-year-old Labrador Retriever who has been coming to Camp for most of her life! She is a very sweet girl with a lot of energy and always has a lot to say to the staff! Her pet parents, Dennis and Sandra, absolutely adore her, and her dad says that she is his best friend. She is always smiling and giving off good vibes. Pleiades has been a regular Camper for so many years that it's hard to imagine Camp without her.
August 2019 Camper of the MonthPenny
Age: 3 Years Old
Breed: Boston Terrier
Penny is a 3-year-old Boston Terrier who has been coming to Camp since 2016! This sweet girl loves coming to Camp and enjoys fetching little tennis balls and tearing up her stuffed animals in her free time. Her mom adopted her when she was 8 weeks old and they spend a lot of fun times together going for walks, swimming in the lake, and sunbathing! Penny’s favorite treats are broccoli, cucumbers, carrots and blueberries.