Policies

Islay, Rosie, Ninja and Sammy

Islay, Rosie, Ninja and Sammy

 

Scheduling / Payment:

  • All scheduling requests are received through the scheduling software Time to Pet. Lora tailors the schedule every day to each dog’s individual needs while taking your location into account. 
  • Cash, check or via Time to Pet. Please make checks payable to The Boston Drool.

Cancellations:

  • Cancellation requests from clients for hikes should be submitted before 8AM on the day of scheduled service. Requests made after deadline will be subject to a $30 fee.
  • Cancellation requests for dog sitting should be made at a minimum of two weeks prior to the first day of service. Requests made after said deadline will be subject to a 10% fee.

Weather / Illness:

  • Our team will use their discretion to shorten walks on very hot, very cold, or during any other extreme weather.
  • The Boston Drool will close for snow days when Boston Public Schools cancel or when deemed appropriate. We will notify via email/text of closures.
  • The Boston Drool reserves the right to exclude dogs who show signs of contagious diseases from the Group Day Hike upon the day of service.
  • Please keep your dog up to date on flea/tick and heart worm preventatives.

Holidays:

  • The Boston Drool will be closed on the following days: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day.

Dog Requirements – Dogs Must…

  • Be Registered with the City of Boston or Dedham.
  • Have a sturdy collar and leash.
  • Be up to date on all vaccinations and provide proof upon request.
  • Have an ID tag, rabies tag and registration tag.

 

Dover

Dover

 The Boston Drool | 781-635-5975 | thebostondrool@gmail.com

Jamaica Plain – Roslindale – West Roxbury – Dedham