Frequently Asked Dog Walking Questions
Who is Doggy Walky Daycare?
DWD gives you on-demand access to experienced dog handlers in your community you can hire for dog walking, dog sitting, or dog boarding 7-days a week.
Why should I use Doggy Walky Daycare?
Dogs require daily mental and physical activity to stay happy and healthy. DWD allows you to have the freedom you want without neglecting your dog’s needs.
When are walkers available to walk my dog?
Walks are available 6am -11pm every day. For early morning or late night walks, we recommend booking a few hours in advance to ensure a walker will be available for your pup.
Who will be walking my dog?
DWD walkers are people in your community with dog handling experience. Our walkers are passionate animal lovers with a serious dedication safety and well-being. Many have been lifelong dog walkers, vet techs, shelter volunteers, Humane Society advocates and much more!
Is my dog safe? Do you screen your walkers?
Yes! Trust and safety are our top priorities. We only select the best-of-the-best to become DWD! Walkers. We thoroughly vet and test all our walkers on dog-handling experience to ensure you get top quality people you can trust and feel comfortable with walking your dog. All walks, boardings, and sittings are also insured and bonded.
Can I meet my walker first?
Yes! For recurring walks, you can schedule a meet-and-greet with your walker so you know your pup is in good hands.
Can the walker be the same person each day, so my dog gets used to him/her?
Yes, if you set up a recurring schedule you will get the same person each day! As you review your walkers with 5 stars you’ll have the option to prioritize them for future scheduled, or recurring walk requests.
What if I have more than one dog?
If you have more than one dog in your household, we will walk all of them together upon request. Each additional dog in your household is $5 extra per walk.
What if my dog has special needs?
No problem. You can note any special needs arrangements your dog requires and we will put that in their personal profile.
Do you walk my dog with other people’s dogs?
No, we don’t pack walk your dog with other dogs, or do group discounts. DWD is a personal dog walking service and we only serve one customer at a time.
Are off-leash dog walks or exercise activities available?
All DWD walks are on-leash unless you specifically request otherwise. Any off-leash activities are provided exclusively at the owner’s risk, as DWD insurance policy does not cover off-leash activities.
How much does a DWD dog walk cost?
DWD is the only on-demand dog care service company with fixed pricing. Pricing is determined by the market. On average, a 30-minute dog walk on DWD is $20.
How do we gain access to your home?
By key or garage code.
Is my home safe?
Absolutely. DWD is committed to creating a community dog owners trust. Your home is protected up to $1,000,000 when you book a DWD dog walking, or sitting service.
What if a walker asks me to book outside of DWD?
Walks booked outside of DWD will NOT be covered by insurance. You should report any walker who tries to create a side-arrangement.
How often should I use DWD?
Each dog is unique. Most dogs require a 30-minute walk per walk per day.
If my dog gets sick what will you do?
Emergencies, as well as sickness, is handled by prearranged agreement with the client and the dog is taken immediately to their vet.
How can I contact you?
Contact on my cell (973)-489-2230 by text or call
Emergency contact Lori on her cell -(201)-953-0063
What forms of payment do you accept?
Cash or check or Venmo.