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2021 Wag! Product Updates


What has Wag! been up to?

While 2020 was a tough year for many, millions of Pet Parents took advantage of the quality time at home and adopted a new pet or enjoyed extra quality time with their existing furry family members. With this time, the team at Wag! had a chance to connect with tens of thousands of Pet Parents to hear real feedback on what could be done to improve the lives of pets and those who love them. After a year of building, we’re excited to highlight 12 features that should make the return-to-normal life a bit easier for Pet Parents and Pets alike:

For Pet Parents

In-Home Training

Find and book a 5-star, pre-qualified in-home Trainer for puppy, behavior, and obedience classes,

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Digital Training

Busy at home? Schedule a digital training over in-app video with a qualified trainer.

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Book a stress-free experience for your cat in the comfort of your own home with a 20-minute drop-in or overnight sitting.

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Compare top-rated pet insurance plans from the top pet insurance companies in the US in less than 30-seconds.

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Browse Pet Caregivers & Pet Caregiver Response Rate

Browse through available Pet Caregivers in your area and start chatting with them before starting a booking request. Wag! will automatically surface pawtastic profiles based on location, service type, pet profile, and more. Timeliness matters. Check how fast and often Pet Caregivers respond to requests before committing to booking.

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Pet Parent Match

Browse through a handful of trusted Caregivers after you’ve submitted a sitting or boarding request to make sure it’s the pawfect match for your pet.

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Give potential Caregivers a heads up on what you plan to tip them for taking care of your pet. Ideal for rainy days or when you’re in a hurry.

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For Pet Caregivers

Featured Services

High priority requests are highlighted in the feed with an additional payout at no extra cost to the Pet Parent – leading to faster acceptance rates, and happier pups. Previously only applying to walks, this feature now applies to all services offered.

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Flexible Rate Settings

Pet Caregivers now have the freedom to set their own prices. Grow your business by getting your desired payout while staying competitive amongst your peers.

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Profile Sharing

Now Pet Caregivers can expand their reach to new customers and grow their business with easy-to-share social links to their profile and custom HTML Cragislist links. A great addition to the physical flyers we offer in the app as well.

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Pro Tips Email Series

We provide new Pet Caregivers with advice from seasoned veterans on the app and tips to help you grow a successful pet care business.

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