Frequently Asked Questions

Are you insured?

Yes. The Original Dog Walking Company holds full public liability insurance

What are your terms and conditions?

Our terms and conditions can be found on our here on our website.

Do you walk dogs off the leash?

Yes, at dog beach and dog parks with the owners written consent by e-mail.

How long does a dog walk last?

A standard neighborhood walk lasts 30-40 minutes depending on the weather.  Activity Trips noted on the home page are 90 minutes from the time of arrival at the destination,

Where do you walk?

The Original Dog Walking Company walks in safe environments away from high traffic areas to avoid noise disturbances and potential safety hazards.  Usual locations are walking paths within and around parks, along the beach and in relatively quiet neighborhoods.

How much do you charge for your services?

Our pricing is listed here on the web site on all offered services.

What areas do you cover?

The Original Dog Walking Company covers Huntington Beach, Seal Beach. Sunset Beach, Westminster, Costa Mesa, Irvine, Laguna Beach & Newport Beach.

Can you administer my pets medication?

The Original Dog Walking Company is happy to administer medication for your pet(s), This is an experienced part of the business several clients have asked us to do.

Do you train dogs?

Basic training is the responsibility of pet owners where their dogs will respond to sit, stay, down commands and most importantly to their name. These commands are used as reinforcement during dog walking and pet sitting.

Do your services cater to all dog breeds?

Each dog is taken on their own merit and not on reputation by breeds. All dogs are seen in person before they are taken on walks.  Each new dog is subject to a trial period. Any instances of aggressive behavior will not be tolerated and those dogs will not be provided services to.

Any male dog over the age of 1 year that has not been spade or neutered may be subject to being declined for any services.  Other dogs take exception to males who are not fixed as they give off a particular scent.