Adventures for Your Dog, Easier Days for You
We pick pups up, give them a great time out hiking, then drop them off tired. Say goodbye to evening walks.
Relief from guilt
Leaving your pup alone all days fills you with guilt. Enjoy your day knowing that they will be enjoying time in the outdoors with friends.
A more relaxed dog
Between work, kids, hobbies and errands – life can get busy. It’s refreshing to come home to a dog as ready to relax as you are.
A better behaved dog
A regular exercise program will help put a serious curb on unruliness, demand barking, destruction & more.
Piece of mind
Your pup is family. Have a worry-free day knowing your they are receiving the standard of care from a professional.
For the Discerning Pup Parent
dog*tec certified professional dog walker.
Cory Cordes is a graduate of the dog*tec Dog Walking Academy, the most well-respected training program available for dog walkers. Learn more.
Credentialed professional animal trainer.
Cory Cordes is an honours student at the highly esteemed Academy for Dog Trainers and has an extensive background in behaviour. Learn more.
Canine First Aid Certified
Ripples Romps is certified in Canine First Aid by Walks ‘N’ Wags annually. We also carry a comprehensive first aid kit & safety gear on every romp.
Small & Large Dogs Romp Separately
Pups are much safer playing with dogs their own size. Ripple’s Romps strictly groups dogs according to their size classification.
Small, Consistent Groups
Romp groups are limited to 2-3 friends with similar play styles. This ensures every pup gets plenty of individual attention & has a blast on their romps.
Gold Standard Card Travel
Our pups get buckled in with Sleepypod Clickit Sport harnesses. They’re the world’s only crash harness for dogs with a safety certification & a 5-star rating from the Center for Pet Safety.
The Ultimate Piece of Mind
GPS Trackers on Every Pup
We use POD 2 GPS + Wifi trackers on every pup. They’re the world’s smallest & lightest, so your pup won’t mind it, you can rest easy knowing your pup can be located on demand.
GPS Tracking of Every Romp
At the end of each romp you’ll receive a notification via email or text with a GPS map of your dog’s trail including it’s start time & duration. Transparency & accountability means you can go about your day carefree.
The same dedicated & credentialed professional everyday.
Regular photos & videos of your pup’s romp adventures.
Easy Scheduling & Payments
Guaranteed weekly reserved romps.
All-inclusive rate so you’ll never be surprised with extra fees.
Your own client dashboard including your pup’s profile, schedule & invoices.
Monthly online invoicing & easy payment options including credit cards.
Solid Business Ethics
Ripple’s Romps proudly displays the dog*tec Business Code of Ethics Seal, which means we deliver excellent customer service & go above and beyond for our clients.
Ripple’s Romps uses positive reinforcement-based training methods that are ground in animal learning science. We pay dogs generously for performing rocking’ recalls and showing desirable manners. We also build their confidence by creating good associations. Rest assure that Ripple’s Romps never uses pain, fear or force to motivate dogs.
Comfort In Every Season
Ripple’s Romps is proud to supply collars & ID tags, Freedom no-pull harnesses, leashes, as well as the following specialized gear on all our romps:
Ruffwear Sun Shower Rain Vests
These waterproof & breathable shells keep the core body dry during surprise rainfalls.
Ruffwear Swamp Cooler Cooling Vests
Evaporative cooling technology extends trail blazing comfort in hotter weather.
Chilly Dogs Great White North Coats
Built for -10C to -30C weather, our snowball chasers will stay cozy on crisp & snowy winter days.
Pawtector Boot-less Paw Protection
This all natural blend of waxes & oils keeps paws safe from snow, ice & salt in the winter wonderland.
Guaranteed reserved weekly spots in a carefully screened group.
Pick up and drop off service.
High-quality, healthy treats & use of our specialized gear.
Special care including towel drying, removing burs, tick check, fresh water & stuffed Kongs.
GPS tracking of every romp, weekly reports, and regular photos & videos.
2 weeks of free romps per year.
There are no additional fees for holiday romps, key pick ups and returns, or emergency vet visits, so you’ll never be surprised with unexpected costs. We have you covered.
$30 / 1-hr romp reservation
In order to give personalized care, maintain group consistency & give you results at home, we require pups to romp with us at least 2 days / week.
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Fully certified, licensed, insured & bonded.
Serving Guelph, ON