Lake Cou​ntry K9 to 5 LLC

Lake Country K9 to 5

We’ve loved every minute of our journey

Ashley R.

Owner- Lead Walker

I have been in the pet care industry for about 8 years in total; working at doggy day cares, and in horse barns as well as pet sitting for friends and family.

However I started my professional pet care/dog walking journey in December 2016 and officially opened my Own Pet Care Company, Lake Country K9-5 L.L.C, Formerly Ashley's Pet Care L.L.C in 2018. I am A NON active Member of Pet Sitters International, PetSit USA and have obtained Full Liability Insurance through PSA (Pet sitters Associates). Additionally I am officially certified as a Fear free pet professional.

*Update* We are NOW Registered with the Better Business Bureau as of Jan 2020!!

Dog Care and Training is my specialty; having owned, trained and worked specifically with dogs for the better part of the last 10 years. I have experience with all stages of a dog's life. (pregnancy to puppies to Seniors) I also Have experience with Many Different Dog Breeds (to many to list), Temperaments, Energy Levels and drives!

Other Animals I have owned and am experienced with are Horses, Rabbits, Cavies, Cats and Ferrets. I currently own 1 German Shepherd, 2 Border Collies, and a Cat

Staff and Staff Training

All of our sitters and walkers are HIRED on as EMPLOYEES- Not INDEPENDENT Contractors. This allows us to control the schedule and who arrives for what visits as well as provide training and insurance for our employees. 

We run A 5 year Nation Wide + federal Background Check On ALL EMPLOYEES as part of their pre employment screening.

ALL employees are Pet First Aid Certified BEFORE they start going into clients homes & Each Employee receives 1 month of PAID training and Shadowing Ashley (the owner) BEFORE they are allowed to take Visits on their own and complete further online training Through Fetch find On courses such as Bite Prevention, Harness training, Feline Fundamentals and more.  To Further ensure Premium service for ALL clients we have a ZERO tolerance policy for no Shows, medication mess ups or Shortened visits. 

In Business Since 2016

Formerly Ashley's Pet Care; Lake Country K9 to 5 LLC is insured, bonded, background checked and fully trained. We’ve been around the block and have the experience you’re looking for. You no longer have to rely on your local Facebook group or hope the neighbor doesn’t forget.

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Specialized Dog Walk Services

Our Staff at Lake Country K9 to 5 LLC understands that not all dogs are the same and that services needs to be tailored to each dog.  Some dogs May be Lazy and need short walks; Some May be shy or anxious and need a longer time frame as not to be rushed. We have the skills & knowledge to adjust our services to your dogs needs so you Can Head out stress free, knowing you left your Dogs in good hands! 

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Real Time Updates & Online Scheduling 

We make life easier for you by sending real-time updates via your client portal; Start and stop notifications for each visit along with a picture of your pet(s) and the GPS route of their visit! Further by using online scheduling software, You can book on your terms, any time; Same day or up to 90 days in advance. Gone are the days of phone tag, text messages and crossing your fingers that your sitter shows up or saw your notes!

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