Note: I am located in the Little Italy area of Toronto (near College and Grace), and either walk or take public transit to and from my bookings.
Unfortunately, I do not drive, so am unable to travel long distances.
Please keep this in mind when booking.
My name is Victoria and I would love to get to know your pet, either through dog walking or home visits (cats, dogs, hamsters etc.).
I am obviously a huge animal lover and I am patient and kind when it comes to my interactions with all species.
I am aware that all pets have different personalities and so different needs, and I will do my best to cater to these.
For the last 4 years, I have either volunteered with or worked with
I am lucky enough to have worked alongside trainers and so am aware of different training techniques.
I am a huge advocate for positive reinforcement training.
I have volunteered as a dog walker with shelter dogs and adopted my own beautiful dog from a shelter at the age of 10(+).
When she first came home with me, she was very fearful and quite reactive towards bikes and dogs.
With my knowledge of behaviour and training, I worked with her and she has improved greatly.
Once we were forced to confine our walks to alleys but now she can enjoy leisurely walks in the park.
I also have quite a bit of experience with cats and am often called to cat sit for friends.
Again, I find taking the time to get to know their personality is key - some love to play, while others enjoy affection and some like both.
I look forward to hearing from you and getting to know your wonderful furry family member.
If you have any questions please just ask!
Victoria is the best!!!! I will always choose to book her if she's available. She brings her own toys and isn't afraid of my "difficult" cat. I am very comfortable leaving for the weekend.
Victoria continues to be our go-to sitter for our kitty Pico. She always provides caring, thorough, and kind service; we feel so lucky to work with her. We are always able to breathe easy knowing our kitty is being so well looked after while we’re away. Thank you Victoria!
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