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The Furry Godmother is an award winning pet care service offering daily dog walks, vacation check ins, cat and small animal care, boarding, weddings and more!. Voted top finalist ten years in a row for The News Journal's Readers Choice Awards and The What's Happening Awards for BEST Pet Sitter/Dog Walker and Boarding. The Furry Godmother is licensed, bonded and insured. We are also American Red Cross Pet First Aid certified.


All of our services can be completely customized (no extra cost) to meet your EXACT needs. Give us a call today to start the process of providing your furry loved one the best pet care available in the  Wilmington, DE and surrounding areas.

At the Furry Godmother, we can proudly say that we truly do provide the best loving pet care, when you can't be there!



















*Announcing our "Back to work" special! - Are you expecting a return to the office soon? We are here to help with your dog walking needs. We are offering a 10% discount off of your first monthly invoice, if you sign up as a new dog walking client. Make your transition back to the office a smooth one with the help of The Furry Godmother! - Offer is valid for new clients only. Minimum of three walks per week on an ongoing basis. Must register with us by August 31st. Call or email for more information. Offer not applicable in combination with any other discounts.


*Boarding/Daycare: We are currently not accepting new boarding and or daycare clients until November 1, 2021. Current clients: Boarding is extremely limited through the same date (11/1). Boarding will be closed October 28 through November 3rd.







WE are Hiring!


Do you love animals? Do you have a flexible schedule? Are you reliable and trustworthy? - We are seeking PT animal caretakers to assist with Monday-Friday dog walking clients and our vacation pet sitting services. Position to start as an "as needed" PT position and eventually progress to a permanent PT position by Fall. Please email us for more information






                     NEW and exciting news:

*Daycare Now offering daily dog daycare! Hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 7pm. Pick up and drops

off available within 5 miles. Please see our services menu for more information. Please note that space is

limited and based on boarding capacity.

* Coming soon..... Basic training and obedience classes! Stay tuned for more information on this new and exciting service, due to launch fall of 2021

*Discounts We offer a 10% discount off your first service invoice to members of the following groups....

MOD Squad on Facebook, Next-door members and clients of Wilmington Animal hospital.
not applicable with any

other discount and or special)




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Every pet is special and every pet is unique. Giving them the best care possible involves being in tune with their usual behavior, habits, and needs. It's our job to pay attention to the details and work with you to develop a care plan that satisfies your animals needs. Whether it be daily dog walks, feeding and check ins while you are vacation or caring for them as one of our own at our in home boarding care; we do it all! 

The office is open Monday through Friday 8:30am to 6:30pm and Saturday's 10am to 3pm

Service hours are seven days a week 8am to 9pm

The office is closed on Sunday's and all major holidays

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