Hounds About Town

Dog walking, Pet Care, Community

Established in 2002, Hounds About Town (HAT) offers dog walking and pet sitting in Roslindale, Jamaica Plain, South Brookline, and West Roxbury. HAT is committed to offering the best pet care services in Boston, at competitive prices.


HAT has evolved through the years but we have always stayed true to who we areWe strive to maintain a loyal client base and retain our excellent dog walkers.  We have a number of staff members who have been with us since HAT’s infancy.  Our experienced dog walkers and their charges form strong bonds from the time they take their first walk.

Core Values

Excellent Customer Service - We appreciate the opportunity to work with all of our clients and their families.  HAT strives to maintain consistent outstanding service to the animals we care for and the humans who love them. 

Respect - We respect and care for your pets as if they were our own.  

Flexibility- We know that life is tough and will not penalize you for last minute changes.  You are welcome to schedule by the visit, weekly, or monthly.  Check out our Policies when registering on Power Pet Sitter.      

Accountability - We hold ourselves accountable to go above and beyond the services we offer.  We are always working toward becoming better pet care providers, and feedback is welcome. We aim to become Boston’s most trusted and beloved pet services provider while promoting best practices in the industry, advocating for animal welfare, and giving tons of love and belly rubs.



  • Dog walking
    • Daily walks in your neighborhood
  • Community
    • Active Supporter of local organizations dedicated to animal care. 
  • Online Booking and Payment
  • Belly Rubs and the occasional treat (dogs and cats only)