About Us

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We offer professional dog walking services in Toronto ensuring that your best friend is in safe hands. Your dog will maintain physical and mental health and break any habits such as separation anxiety with regular walks.

Regardless if you need our services temporarily or on an ongoing basis we are dedicated to all of our long-term, short-term and occasional customers. We offer convenience to you as well as socialization, exercise, and safety for your dog. We have been named Best Dog Walking Services Toronto by blogTO.

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To provide reliability, convenience, and peace of mind to our clients, while providing exercise, attention, and affection to their pets. Safety is our top priority.

What makes us different:

  • we walk your dog for the entire time slot we DO NOT pick up your dog(s) in a car and drive them to a dog park
  • we update our Twitter & Facebook account with photos while on the walks so you can view where we are with your dog
  • we offer up to date doggy event information and coverage on our blog
  • we offer you exclusive offers, coupons, and discounts on services as well as products as they become available
  • we leave behind a daily report card to give you peace of mind and allow you a snapshot of your dog’s day
  • we are GREEN using biodegradable bags

Leash & Paw’s dog walkers are:

  • Insured & Bonded
  • Equipped with a Pet First Aid Kit

F.A.Q


Q: How do I get started?
A: Please email info@leashandpaws.com or call 647-523-PAWS to schedule a Meet and Greet visit. On our initial visit to your home, you and your pet will get an opportunity to meet your dog walker. This is your time to share any special instructions (do they need to be fed? any medications? do they need to be crated?) as well as fill out a small packet of paperwork. Please ensure to have a copy of your key ready for us.

Q: When is payment due? What forms of payment do you accept?
A: We send an invoice via email on the 15th and last day of each month.  We gladly accept all major credit cards & e-transfers as methods of payment.

Q: What time will you walk my dog?
A: Our daily walks take place anywhere between 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.  There are evening, weekend and holiday walks available; advanced notice is preferred. Please contact us directly to organize after hours walks.

Q: What if I need to cancel or add a walk?
A: Please email us to make any schedule modifications. A fee will apply for a walk added or canceled after 9:00 am the day before.

Q: What happens in bad weather conditions?
A: Your dog’s safety is our top priority. In the event of extreme weather (thunderstorms, blizzards, and heat waves) we may modify the length of walk and have some indoor playtime for the remainder of your dogs allotted time slot. We also ask that you leave a towel out in wet weather to dry your dog and avoid any mess in your home.

Q: Do most clients provide you with a copy of their keys?
A: Most clients provide a set of keys during the initial Meet and Greet visit. For your peace of mind, we are bonded, insured, and all walkers have completed a criminal record check. You may also leave a set of keys with your buildings front desk if it is allowed.

Q: What if my dog becomes sick or injured during a walk?
A: During the initial meet and greet, you will sign a veterinary release form that will be kept on file. In the event of illness/injury, this form authorizes us to seek medical attention at your clinic on your behalf. Every attempt will be made to contact you during an emergency.

Q: Where will you walk my dog?
A: Our walkers will keep your dog in an area close to your home. We try to allow time for your dog to explore a park/green space in the area.  Your dog is walked for the duration of the walk and never placed in a vehicle or taken to an off-leash dog park.

 

Contact us to set up a meet and greet so that we may discuss your individual needs and coordinate services to accommodate and provide the highest level of care for your dog. Read here what makes us different.

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