Home & Away – we can be the ultimate pet sitter or would be happy to welcome your dog to the OUTPAWS home

Home visits and walks for dogs who love having friends over, or send your dog to the OUTPAWS home for a fun and friendly sleepover.

How OUTPAWS Home & Away Works

Set your schedule

Whether it’s just for the weekend or a few weeks, select your days and we’ll fit your schedule

Make the handoff

That could be the information to get started caring for your pup in your home, or dropping your dog off at the OUTPAWS home

Follow along

Receive pictures and videos of your pet enjoying playtime, meals, and snuggles (when requested)

Pick Your Care

Dogs new to OUTPAWS will need to fill out introductory questionnaire. Prices available upon receipt of further information. Fill out the form on this page to get started!

In-Home Pet Sitting

At OUTPAWS we understand that our clients sometimes prefer us to stay with their pets at their home. Most animals are creatures of habit & routine and familiarity is important to them. This service offers comfort and reassurance for pets and their owners in the safety & security of their home.

Please note, this service is only available in Dublin 4 & 6. If you request the service, outside this area. An additional surcharge will be charged.


Based in the clients' home


12 hours of daily care




2 walks a day (AM & PM)


Lots of cuddles!

€95 per night

If an additional walk is required this will be charged as per OUTPAWS dog walking rate, per type of walk.

Boarding at the OUTPAWS Home

If you choose our boarding service, your woof will come to stay at the OUTPAWS home and with its (resident Mr Brockagh woof) if he/she is suitable for home boarding. Please request information on our stipulations for this service.


Based in the OUTPAWS home


24-hour care


Socialisation with the other dogs


Multiple walks a day


Lots of cuddles!


6pm drop off, collection 10 am

€65 per night

OUTPAWS will request updates and confirmation on all recent vaccinations and boosters for your woofs. Please note that we need to be advised on any medical issues, with your dog when using any of the OUTPAWS services.

Frequently Asked Questions


What do we do? OUTPAWS is a luxury Bespoke Dog Business.  

It is one of the few business of its type in Dublin and Ireland catering for people who require a number of unique services for their pets, that are different from the average dog business. The target market for outpaws.ie is based on dog owners who absolutely adore their pets and want to use the specialized services. Many people in Ireland today would consider their pets to be part or very much an integral part of their lives. 

Who's watching my pet?

At OUTPAWS, We pride ourselves on building individual relationships with your dog and trust with you. From the moment you make an enquiry for one of our services. You deal directly with OUTPAWS. You will receive individual attention, along with a free one on one meet & greet to access the best type of walk for your dog’s individual needs. Then we follow up with the walk plan for your woof, once booked. Outpaws  will then provide the service with our trusted team. Your dog will only ever be with the outpaws staff when he is/ she is on their walk.

Is OUTPAWS right for my dog?

The OUTPAWS ethos is based on a community love of our animals. We know our dog owner clients absolutely adore their pets and want to use the specialized services to bring the right experience for your beloved woof.

Do my dogs need to provide current vaccination records?

As responsible dog lovers & owners. OUTPAWS will request updates and confirmation on all recent vaccinations and boosters for your woofs. Please note that we need to be advised on any medical issues, with your dog when using any of the OUTPAWS services. We know our doggie community are always up to date with the important health reminders, to ensure our much loved furry friends are not in harm’s way and OUTPAWS is of providing a safe and disease free environment for your much loved woof.

Can I combine minding with any other services?

Yes you can combine walks with any of our other services ranging from Daycare, Pet behaviour, or even holistic care for your pets mixed with our bespoke services like Wedding Woofs, Pet Parties and Pet taxi to include Groomer collection and a pick-up service.

How do I pay for the service?

The outpaws service can be paid via bank transfer or if you are a regular client we can set up a monthly billing system for you in advance of the service that you will repeat monthly. If you want to trial the service. You have the option to purchase a OUTPAWS gift voucher for the value of the service you wish to receive.

When will I be charged for service?

You will be charged for your service by either paying a 50 booking deposit for a specific service i.e. dog minding/ daycare or a bespoke OUTPAWS service. Or you will be charged in advance if you wish to book your service immediately ie for OUTPAW walks i.e. solo or group walks.

Request a Booking

We can’t wait to meet your fur baby. Click the button to fill out a form so we can get to know you and your pup better.


The Pet Behaviour Centre

Healthier and happier pets.

We improve the lives of pets and their owners through a programme of education, behavior modification, positive reinforcement and training.

Jim Stephens BAHons Msc.CABC is a Pet Behaviour Counsellor with more than 35 years of experience working with pets, their welfare, training and policies affecting them. Jim is a specialist in dog and cat behaviour problems; particularly children and dogs.

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Clare Kelly Pet Portraits

Clare Kelly is an artist, originally from Strabane in County Tyrone. She is currently living and working in the Midlands of Ireland, Mullingar. She has a B.A (hons) Combined Studies in art and design and from a variety of mediums she can capture your beloved pet. Claire has been a dog owner all of her life and she describes it as “simply a joy to create a special piece for you and your much loved pet”.

Clare can be contacted directly, if you wish to commission a personal portrait of your pet. She can be contacted by mobile on 0872263423 or by email at clarekellyartist@gmail.com

Wedding Woofs

Many people would love to have their best friend and woof at their wedding. However logistically it can seem like a difficult task to consider. OUTPAWS is here to make it work,  whether you want your woof to be part of the whole day, or simply just for a quick visit and a photograph.

We’ve teamed up with “Blue Dog Groomers” on Clanbrassil Street to provide several bespoke wedding grooming packages for your woof to make sure they look wooftastic on your big day. In addition, we can also arrange the drop off and pick up from the groomers that morning.

Learn more

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri
7am - 7pm

Dog Minding Only

Ballsbridge Ave
Dublin 4

+353 85 767 2121