FAQ


I’m a first time client, how do I go about making a booking?

Submit a client intake form and send an email to doggytaleswhistler@gmail.com letting us know how we may be able to help!

What kind of training methods do you use?

We use positive reinforcement training methods with all of our dogs. Our signature #doggytrailmix packed with tasty snacks makes practicing manners, tricks, and skills all the more fun!

What kind of equipment and tools do you use?

We approve of and use: longlines, harnesses, muzzles, treats, toys, mats, crates, clickers, enrichment toys, praise and affection. *Please note that we require a well fitting harnesses for all our Private and Small Pack Walk participants*

What happens in the event of an emergency out on the trails?

In the event of an emergency, we are equipped with: dog first aid kit, emergency sling, leash for each dog, bear spray, air horn, whistle, pocket knife, clean water, and an emergency satellite communication device. All off-leash dogs must demonstrate a reliable recall from the safety of a longline.

Do you have insurance?

Yes, Doggy Tales Whistler is fully insured through The Cooperators.

Are your staff dog first aid trained?

Yes; all of our staff members are Dog First Aid and CPR certified through Dogsafe and have completed a course in Dog Body Language.

Do you offer a discount for booking 2 dogs from the same family?

Yes! Send us an email to enquire: doggytaleswhistler@gmail.com

When are Small Pack Walks currently available?

We are currently running Small Pack Walks on:
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: AM & PM
  • Saturday PM & Sunday AM

Are you currently accepting new clients?

We have weekly availability for Private Walks and Private Sittings. Our Doggy Daycare program is currently at capacity and we are only accepting clients into our Small Pack Walk program that are able to make a weekly commitment.

What is your cancellation policy?

Cancellations made prior to 24 hours before the start of the booking will be refunded 50% of the service rate. Cancellations made within 24 hours of booking are non-refundable.