About Ruffin It' Dog Walking Services

Founded in 2015, Ruffin' It specializes in small group and private walks with an invested interest in special needs dogs with health or behavioural issues. No breed or behaviour is discriminated against and all handling and training is done through positive reinforcement. Here at Ruffin' It, we do not believe that force is necessary.

Why Choose us:

  • We are 100% force free and use positive reinforcement in our day-to-day interactions with your dog.
  • We have strict policies in place to ensure dog safety during walks and boarding.
  • All walkers are bonded and insured.
  • All walkers have certification in Pet First Aid and CPR.
  • All walkers go through extensive training period and must pass a criminal background check.
  • Dogs in group walks are matched based on temperament, breed and energy level to make sure they have an appropriate amount of exercise and get the most enjoyment from their walks.
  • We are on-leash walkers primarily, parks are by request and at the discretion of the walker.
  • We've been working with rescues and dogs with behavioral issues since our start, 5 years ago.
  • Experienced with puppies from as young as 8 weeks. Comfortable with every aspect of puppy development.
  • Extensive experience with reactive dogs.
  • We are committed to ongoing education in dog behavior, training methods and canine health.
  • We are always accessible by phone, text or e-mail.
  • We provide updates and photos to let you know how your dog is doing.
  • Mandatory meet and greets before starting walks to ensure we are the right fit.

Ruffin' It gives your pet the special care it requires.