The Whimsy Dog

Martinez, California, 94553

About Us
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Services Offered

  • Walking
  • Training
  • Boarding & Pet Sitting
  • Daycare

Business Details

Cross City/County Business License

Cross Insured

Cross Pet CPR Certified

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In Business Since: 2021

Number of Employees: 1

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Service Specializations

Service Area(s)

Antioch, Brentwood, Concord, Pittsburgh, Martinez, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, Orinda, Benicia, Vallejo, Pinole, Richmond, El Cerrito, Pacheco, Crocket, Rodeo, Hercules

Walking Specialties

  • Group walks
  • Individual walks
  • On-leash only
  • Beach hikes
  • Last-minute services
  • Training Walks (reactive dogs)
  • Small dogs
  • Senior dogs
  • No breed restrictions
  • Accepts unaltered/intact adult dogs
  • Special needs (deaf, blind, physical limitations, etc.)

Training Specialties

  • Basic obedience
  • Puppy training
  • Leash reactivity
  • Shy/fearful dogs
  • Housetraining
  • Leash manners
  • Recall
  • Remote consultations/virtual training

Boarding & Pet Sitting Specialties

  • In your home
  • Crate/cage-free
  • Overnight supervision
  • Pick up/drop off available
  • Accepts unaltered/intact adult dogs
  • Cats and house plant care offered (pet sitting)

Daycare Specialties

  • In your home
  • Pick up/drop off available
  • Last-minute services
  • Senior dogs
  • Accepts unaltered/intact adult dogs
  • No breed restrictions
  • Small dogs

Qualifications and Certifications

  • Contra Costa Animal Services - Apprenticed with Shelter Behavior Team
  • Contra Costa Animal Services - 25 hours of classroom training on body language, behavior & mechanics
  • Attended Shelter Playgroup Alliance workshops & 2020/2021 conferences
  • Attended Clicker Expo 2020
  • Completed Fear Free Shelters coursework
  • Completed 2 hour webinar on defensive handling

Business Location

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