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Alan

Professional Dog Walker Since 1999

Ottawa
13 times favorited
16 recurring guests
Last active 10 days ago
Lives with 1 dog
Lives with Chihuahua Bobo
Usually responds within few hours
<3h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog Boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
25 CAD for each additional pet
37 CAD
/night
All services and rates

About Alan

As much as I like waking dogs, I love boarding them even more. I've always been good with dogs, and I've only gotten better with them since starting one of the first dog

walking services in Ottawa. It's always fun meeting and getting to know new pups, but it's also great seeing my regular guests' wagging their tails when they come back for another vacation.

Dogs who stay with me get to go on long car rides and super fun off-leash walks in big parks. I believe that a tired dog is a happy dog...and they're easier to look after too :) I've got many dog beds scattered about for post-walk

naps. As dog walking is my day job, pups are rarely left alone, as I take my guests with me. We're out of the house for 5 hours or so in the afternoon on weekdays and about two hours on weekends.

I live in a house with a fenced back yard surrounded by many nice walking paths that are good for relaxed leash walks.

The ideal guest will have good recall skills and be friendly with other dogs. Please bring your crate if your dog needs one, an item from your home if it is their first stay so they'll have a familiar scent, and their own food so that no one's tummy gets upset.

I can certainly provide references if you'd like.

Thank you for considering my services, and I'm sure your dog will thank you!

Alan's services

At the sitters's home

Dog Boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
25 CAD for each additional pet
37 CAD
/night

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
15 CAD for each additional pet
28 CAD
/walk

Alan also offers

Pick up / drop off

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

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Dog Boarding
Lorinda, 2020-01-09

It was an amazing experince of my dog and also for me . Alan is very nice and patient, of course 100% professional. My dog was happy and even better behaviored after the stay with Alan.

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Dog Boarding
Caley, 2019-12-31

My dog Shelby was very well looked after while I was away. Will definitely use Alan again

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Availability

Alan's Pets

Bobo
Chihuahua

About Alan's Home

Accepted pets

Dog sizes
0-80 kg
Dog ages
1-20 years
Dog sex
Female & Male

Alan's home

A small outdoor area
has kids older than ten
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban, Country side & Forest

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques

I've been a self employed dog walker since 1999, and I've picked up a few tricks here and there. I’ve dealt with all sorts of things, so if your dog has any special needs, please let me know and I’ll see what I can do.

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<3h
Response time
100%
Response rate
1w ago
Last activity
SMS
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Email
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Alan

Alan

Professional Dog Walker Since 1999

Ottawa
Dog Boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
25 CAD for each additional pet
37 CAD
/night
All services and rates

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

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