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 seven 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!
*Boarding: We are currently not accepting new boarding clients until August 1, 2021. Current clients: Boarding is extremely limited through August 1, 2021
Cancelations can occur, so please check with us for any last minute updates. Contact us today, to secure your spot.
VACATION CLOSURE: The office will be closed for vacation May 14 through May 24th. Messages will be checked, periodically, throughout this time period. We appreciate your patience.
*Covid 19 update
The Furry Godmother is taking every necessary precaution to continue to care for your furry loved ones. Frequent hand washing, disinfecting, clothing changes and social distancing allows us to continue to our job. We appreciate our clients helping us establish a "hands free" exchange of the animals. We also ask that you do not have additional individuals present during our visits (housecleaners, playdate friends, etc.) We understand that this is a unique and stressful time and we are here for you. We also offer pet errand running and transportation to Vet appointments and for supplies. Please view are service tab for more information and pricing.
NEW and exciting news:
*New service areas We are expanding our service area. We have now added 19707, 19807 and 19808.
*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
*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
Who we are
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