Hyde Bark Dog Walking Services and Policies

 

DOG WALKING 

Dog walking services include individual attention and a private outdoor walk. We are happy to give your dog a treat, water and/or food as desired. You will receive real-time notifications when your walker arrives and departs along with photos, GPS map, and a report from your walker. Our dog walking hours are from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM seven days a week, 365 days a year. 

Dog Walking Rates: 

15 Minute Visit: $15

20 Minute Visit: $17

30 Minute Visit: $20 

45 Minute Visit: $30 

60 Minute Visit: $40

 

ADD ONS:

 

+$5 for each additional dog

+$5 for walks on Saturday and Sunday

+$5 for “after hours” walks scheduled before 7:00AM or after 4:30PM

+50% of service cost on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day 

+$65 for a sleepover (8-10pm to 6-9am)

 

SCHEDULING AND CANCELING:

 

  • All walk requests and cancellations can be made via your Time to Pet account

  • Walk requests must be received by 5 PM Sunday evening for the upcoming week and weekend. Walk requests placed after 5 PM on Sunday are an additional $5 per walk and are subject to walker availability

  • Same day walk requests and walks requested after 5 PM the night before cost $15 more per visit and are subject to walker availability 

  • Cancellations must be received prior to your scheduled service time. Cancellations made at or after your scheduled service time will still be billed

  • If we arrive to walk your dog and you no longer need the walk or we cannot access your dog you will still be billed for the walk 

  • All dog walks are scheduled in 2-4HR windows and we will always arrive within their window



 

CAT SITTING

Cat Sitting includes pets and play, water and food refreshment as desired, and litter box cleaning. You will receive real-time notifications when your sitter arrives and departs along with photos and a report from your sitter. Our cat sitting hours are from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM seven days a week, 365 days a year. 

Cat Sitting Rates: 

15 Minute Visit: $13

20 Minute Visit: $15

30 Minute Visit: $18

45 Minute Visit: $28

60 Minute Visit: $38

 

ADD ONS:

 

+$3 for each additional cat

+50% of service cost on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day 

+$65 for a sleepover (8-10pm to 6-9am)

 

SCHEDULING AND CANCELING:

 

  • All visit requests and cancellations can be made via your Time to Pet account

  • Visit requests must be received by 5 PM Sunday evening for the upcoming week and weekend. Visit requests placed after 5 PM on Sunday are an additional $5 per visit and are subject to sitter availability

  • Same day visit requests and visits requested after 5 PM the night before cost $15 more per visit and are subject to sitter availability 

  • Cancellations must be received prior to your scheduled service time. Cancellations made at or after your scheduled service time will still be billed

  • If we arrive to take care of your cat and you no longer need the visit you will still be billed for the service

  • Our cat visit times are: Anytime of Day 9AM-5PM; Early Morning 6AM-10AM; Midday 10AM-2PM; Afternoon 12PM-4PM; and Evening 4PM-8PM


 

DOGGY DAYCARE

Our doggy daycare, Hyde Bark Play Park, is located at 5508 S. Lake Park Ave. and our hours are Monday through Friday from 7 AM until 7 PM. We are closed on the weekends, and on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Full Day has a drop off time of between 7 AM and 9 AM and a pickup time of between 5 PM and 7 PM

AM Half Day has a drop off time of between 7 AM and 9 AM and a pickup time of between 11 AM and 1 PM

PM Half Day has a drop off time of between 11 AM and 1 PM and a pickup time of between 5 PM and 7 PM

 

Doggy Daycare Rates:

Half Day: $40

Full Day: $50

 Please be sure to review all doggy daycare requirements by clicking HERE 

 

ADD ONS:

 

+$40 for each additional dog for Full Day

+$40 for each additional dog for Half Day

+$25 per dog per 15 minutes past the last pickup time 7 PM

+$25 for bath and blowdry 

 

SCHEDULING AND CANCELING:

 

  • All daycare requests and cancellations can be made via your Time to Pet account

  • Daycare requests must be received by 5 PM Sunday evening for the upcoming week. Daycare requests placed after 5 PM on Sunday are an additional $5 per day and are subject to staffing availability

  • Cancellations must be received at least 24hrs in advance. Cancellations made with less than 24hrs notice will be billed at 50%. No call no shows will be billed at full rate


 

BOARDING

Boarding is only available to Hyde Bark clients. Boarding is in our homes and we only board a maximum of six dogs at a time. Boarding includes all walks and feeding and it is a cage-free environment unless requested otherwise. Please review Pet Boarding Form if you would like to learn more about our boarding services and all requirements 

 

Boarding Rates:

 

$75 per night (24hrs)

$50 for boarding over 8 hours (no overnight)

$40 for boarding under 8 hours (no overnight)

 

ADD ONS:

+$50 for each additional dog for overnight boarding

+$30 for each additional dog for boarding over 8 hours (no overnight)

+$20 for each additional dog for boarding under 8 hours (no overnight)

+$10 for pickups and drop offs (only available within Hyde Park) - evening fees apply

+50% of service cost on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day 

 

SCHEDULING AND CANCELING:

 

  • All boarding requests and cancellations can be made via your Time to Pet account

  • We suggest booking boarding as far in advance as possible since space is very limited and we do get full very quickly

  • Cancellations must be received at least two weeks in advance. Cancellations made with less than two weeks notice will be billed at 50%

  • Please be sure to fill out your boarding form that we will send you in order to secure your spot


 

PET SITTING IN YOUR HOME

Pet Sitting in Your Home (Sleepover Service) is only available to Hyde Bark clients. Sleepover Service is an add-on service for a sitter to stay overnight in your home from between 8-10 PM until between 6-9 AM. All walks/visits may be scheduled separately. Please review our Pet Sitting Form if you would like to learn more about our pet sitting services 

 

Pet Sitting Rates:

$65 per night + walks/visits

 ADD ONS:

+$5 per visit for each additional dog

+$5 per visit for each additional cat 

+50% of service cost on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day

 

SCHEDULING AND CANCELING:

  • All pet sitting requests and cancellations can be made via your Time to Pet account

  • To schedule pet sitting, simply select “overnight pet sitting” and add a note as to when you would like your first walk on the first day to be, and the last walk on the last day to be. We will then send you your pet sitting form to complete and schedule your individual walks for you. We will then send the finalized schedule to your to review

  • Cancellations must be received at least two weeks in advance. Cancellations made with less than two weeks notice will be billed at 50%

           

 

BILLING

Payment is due after services rendered on the 1st and 16th of each month. We accept all major credit cards, debit cards, bank transfers and checks. We also accept Zelle to hydebarkdogwalking@gmail.com and Venmo to @hydebark - please be sure to include your pet’s name when sending payment via Zelle or Venmo


 

If you choose to add a credit card, debit card or bank account to your account you will be auto-charged on the 1st and 16th of each month. You will receive your invoice prior to being charged and you are able to add a tip at this time if you choose to do so. We can also set up an auto-tip if you would like. Tips will be automatically evenly dispersed to your walkers/sitters. Tips can also be sent via Venmo or Zelle

 

KEYS

We ask for two sets of keys for your residence whenever possible. For most services we will then lockbox your keys at your residence. You can provide us with keys at the meet and greet, or you can drop off and pick up your keys from Hyde Bark Play Park located at 5508 S. Lake Park Ave. M-F from 7 AM to 7 PM. Please be sure to label your keys either with a tag or in an envelope with your pet’s name

 

 

HOURS AND CONTACT INFO

Hyde Bark Dog Walking & Pet Care’s office hours are M-F from 9 AM to 5 PM and we provide services from 6 AM to 8 PM 365 days a year

We can be reached anytime via your Time to Pet account or email hydebarkdogwalking@gmail.com

Hyde Bark Dog Walking & Pet Care takes care of dog walking, cat sitting, pet sitting and boarding

 

Hyde Bark Play Park’s office hours are M-F from 7 AM until 7 PM

We can be reached anytime via your Time to Pet account or email hydebarkplaypark@gmail.com

Hyde Bark Play Park takes care of doggy daycare and training 

 

Our phone number is:

773-359-8158

 

Our address is:

5508 S. Lake Park Ave. 

Chicago, IL 60637