Daisybelle’s Dog Walking & Pet Sitting is a small 2 walker business owned by Chad Barnes, and his partner Dawn Cowart. We have over twenty years experience in pet care. We are members of several pet sitting organizations. Our own dog is one of our children.

Our company began in 2009 as a tribute to Chad’s beloved hound Annabelle. He lost her tragically and after much thought, he decided to show our love for her by helping care for other dogs. The name came as a tribute to both of his dogs (we have a beagle named Daisy) and we hope that through this business, Annabelle and Daisy will know how much we love them.

Daisybelle’s Dog Walking & Pet Sitting is based on the belief that our customer’s needs are of the utmost importance. We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.

We will provide service with integrity and professionalism. We aim to achieve the confidence and security that our clients demand.

Our Code of Ethics

  • We will treat every pet as if it were our own.
  • We will be dependable and responsible at all times.
  • We will have an honest and trustworthy relationship with our customers.
  • We will respect and protect our customer’s home and property.
  • We will always keep our promises and fulfill our commitments.

Chad BarnesChad Barnes

Chad has owned Daisybelle’s Dog Walking for over over a decade. As a Chapel Hill native, he knows all the best places for your pet to run and play. Chad went to UNC-Greensboro for a degree in Economics. He loves caring for pets of all kinds and is ecstatic to have found a way to be able to do it everyday!

Dawn CowartDawn Cowart

A native of Pittsboro, North Carolina, Dawn moved to Chapel Hill and became part-owner of Daisybelle’s Dog Walking in 2013. Dawn grew up with dogs and has a natural affinity for all kinds of animals.  If your pets are in her care, you can be sure they will get lots of love and pampering.