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Deborah Karns, E.D.

Debbie brings 25 years of health care and administration to her role of Business Advisor for Pets and Peeps. In addition to working with Karen, Debbie enjoys providing walking, daycare and overnight services to Pets and Peeps clients.

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Donna Hyerdall

Donna is originally from the northern suburbs of Chicago. She moved to Georgia in 2014 and loves the countryside, mountains, and very little SNOW! Still a Chicago Cubs, Blackhawks, and Bears fan, but becoming a Braves and Falcons fan as well. Unfortunately, she lost her wonderful Golden Retriever last year and wasn’t ready to fall in love again, so she decided to join Pets and Peeps. She enjoys the companionship of a fur baby and helping to keep them healthy!

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Mary Duval

Mary’s career has included accounting, real estate sales and appraisal and now pet sitting! She has always loved cats and cannot remember not having at least one. Pets and Peeps gives her the opportunity to take care of a variety of kitties without adding to her current family of cats.

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Lois Price

“Since childhood, I have loved animals including cats, dogs, gerbils and rabbits.” Lois grew up with a dog named “Frisby” who was great and loved on all the cats wandering around the neighborhood. She currently has two beautiful male cats (spoiled rotten) who are now 12 years old. “I believe ‘furry friends’ make a house a home. I will treat all pets with loving care, just like they are my own.”

Candace Damron

Candace has always had a soft spot for pets and with her bubbly personality and infectious love for animals, your pets are sure to be in great hands! With years of experience under belt, Candace will always ensure your pets are happy and loved when you are away. She’s a proud pet mom to her lovable fur baby, Millie, who is her partner-in-crime in all things. When she’s not busy spoiling your furry friends, Candace works as a Sales Analyst. She also enjoys hitting the gym, exploring nature and spending time with her friends. Whether it’s a hike in the mountains or a day at the park, she’s always up for an adventure!

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Dinah Alexander

After being a dental assistant for 20 years, I decided I wanted to work with animals. I got a job at a veterinarian office and worked there for 7 years, which is also where I started pet sitting. I love what I do especially getting to know all the precious pets!

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Ruth Weber

An Ohio farm girl, Ruth has always been surrounded by pets. A retired business owner and teacher, her family has included kids, grand kids, cats, golden retrievers and labs. She enjoys walking, boating on her lake, pet walking and pet sitting.

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David Herbertson

I have lived in Roswell my entire life. I started working with rescue groups at about 15yrs old and have even helped start a few. I have always had a passion for animals, especially the misunderstood. I currently work as a veterinary assistant at East Roswell Vet Hospital and have been there since June 2018.

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Karen Krieger

Founder and Owner of Pets and Peps Personal Assisitant Services. Always an animal lover, Karen is living her passion. She started the business in 2016 with a goal in mind of providing stellar pet care services to clients and to create a team of compassionate, loving animal lovers – she got both!

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Jonathan was raised in the country setting of upstate NY on 250 acres with horses, dogs, cats, chickens, goats and even a few white mice. A forever animal lover, Jonathan is the father of three children and grandfather of one. He enjoys long walks and hikes and nothing is better than doing so with pets!

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My name is Beverly. As you can tell from my picture, I’m a pet lover. From having dogs, horses and cats along my life’s journey, I’ve shared with and had returned an immeasurable amount of love. Thanks for allowing me to share with your pets

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Native born Georgia peach, Diana is a small business owner operating a cleaning service. She adores animals, is a talented singer and her high energy is a perfect match for the great outdoors.

Greg Freels

Hello my name is Greg Freels. I live in Alpharetta and have recently retired from AT&T Telecommunications after 22 years of providing service to Roswell, Alpharetta and the surrounding communities. My interests include; working out, cycling, walking, reading history and geo politics. I enjoy listening to music and spending time with family and friends. I've always had a love for animals and Pets and Peeps gives me the opportunity to spend times with all kinds of pets! My job required me to work in many customers homes so I am tuned into treating your home with respect while providing the best care for your pet(s). I look forward to meeting you!

Carissa Arduini

Carissa is currently in school pursing a teaching certification for music education. When she's not teaching or performing, she enjoys spending time with her friends, family, and fluffy cat, Tiger. She has experience with both cats and dogs, and will treat your pet as her very own. She will give them all of the love, affection, and utmost care while their pawrents areaway!

Victoria Walker

Victoria hails from a background in speech therapy and software development. A true animal admirer, she currently loves on her three dogs, two cats and a bearded dragon at home! Her goal is to treat your pets like her own, with all the affection and care needed to help them live their best lives. She enjoys hiking, reading, gardening and cooking in her spare time!

Gail Jones

Hello, my name is Gail Jones. I am a proud native of Atlanta and a resident of Martins Landing in Roswell, Georgia for over 30 years. I am the mother of three terrific two-legged sons and have mothered many four-legged fur babies; both dogs and cats for many years. I have loved them all and been well loved in return. Guess which ones were the easiest!? Being Karen’s neighbor for many years, I have had a bird’s eye view to watch her turn a solo dog walking company into the well respected Pets and Peeps Services it is today. Recently, I had the opportunity to join Pets & Peeps and became a member of its outstanding team. I look forward to providing you with stellar service. As the saying goes, “peace of mind is worth its weight in gold!” My commitment to you is to ensure you have that feeling each time you entrust me with your pet.

Jump Start Dogs Obedience Training: Jump Start provides fast results to any training or behavior problem from puppy training to general dog obedience. Dedicated to delivering long-lasting training built on trust and clear communication. Owner, Evan Dunbar

East Roswell Vet Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes any small animal or exotic patient in need of any medical, surgical, or dental care. Dr. Kim van Beuren has 30 years of experience in the field, 20 years of practice experience as a veterinarian.

Overnight and daycare at Pets and Peeps

Includes two guaranteed 30-minute dog walks, play, feeding, meds (if needed). Dogs are never left more than 4- 4.5 hours alone, less if the dog is crated.

In-home visits for cats

Includes kitty litter change, playtime, feeding, and meds if needed.

In-home visits for dogs

Includes potty breaks, dog walking, jogging, playtime, feeding, and meds (if needed).