The Dog Stop is a franchise with multiple locations in 11 states, including Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Its latest location in Katy has plans for its grand opening set for Jan. 20, Advertising Specialist Nicole Mason said. The Katy location will feature luxury dog boarding accommodations, an interactive and social day care experience, a spa dog grooming retreat, and a retail store in its indoor and outdoor facility.