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FAQ:

Virtual

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Q: How do I book a date or time not currently available on the scheduling calendar?

We do accept custom bookings.
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How can I book multiple virtual hangouts? (for example, one event on one day, and two events another day)

Please fill out multiple forms for multiple events. If you have more than 3 events to book email us:
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Can I send my own Zoom or Google Hangout link instead of using your provided link?

Yes, you can include a link in the notes section of your booking form or let us know in the booking form notes section that you will be emailing info@tinytailstoyou.com your own link.
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How do I give you the names of the virtual hangout participants?

Google Hangout and Zoom will pick up the account holder’s names but each guest will need to update their screen name upon login to reflect the name of the participant or child(ren) who are interacting with us.
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Can I have a custom Virtual Hangout for more than 25 people or longer time?

Yes! We are able to customize bookings to meet your needs. Libraries, schools, neighborhoods, organizations and large group hangouts use a Zoom Webinar or a Facebook Live stream through their organization’s Facebook Page.
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What platform will my virtual hangout use?

Choose between Zoom or Google Hangouts for your hangout. If you don’t have a preference, we recommend Zoom for ease of use. Do you have a large library, school, or neighborhood group? We can run a Zoom Webinar or a Facebook Live stream through your organization’s Facebook Page.
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How do I invite people to participate in my Virtual Hangout?

We will send a confirmation email with the date and time of your visit plus a personal link to join. Forward this email to your guests so everyone can log into the same link at your scheduled time.
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How do I book a Virtual Hangout?

Booking as easy as 1-2-3: Select an available date/time on our calendar. Pay using any major credit card. Check your email for the calendar invite with your hangout link.
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What types of events can have a virtual hangout?

Virtual Hangouts are perfect for any occasion! From birthday parties to grandparents video calls, we can make your experience extra special! Join us for an afternoon playdate, an online classroom hangout, or even just some post-brunch relaxing!
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What if we need to cancel or reschedule our Virtual Hangout?

You can reschedule or cancel your appointment up to 48 hours before your scheduled appointment. It’s easy, just click the cancel or reschedule link in the booking confirmation email and reschedule your date immediately.
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What are your online offerings for schools and libraries?

Invite your small group, daycare, library, reading group, classroom, grade level or whole school-wide assembly! Your students/patrons choose what we do and see next and ask questions about our amazing animals.
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Can we take pictures?

Yes! We love to see smiling faces. Be sure to tag us: @TinyTailsToYou #tinytailstoyou
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Can I tip the virtual hangout staff member?

Yes! Our virtual experience leaders appreciate gratuity. We will follow up with a feedback email where you will be given the option to tip the host.
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How do I pay for my virtual hangout?

Booking is simple. Seamlessly schedule and pay online using any major credit card. Please let us know if your organization has a required payment process.
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Are there any additional fees?

There are no additional fees. For in-person events you can choose to upgrade your experience, add additional animals or services like glitter tattoos. You can also choose to add a canopy for $50 (shade is mandatory for our animals).
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How much does an experience cost?

Visit our pricing page to see pricing and book today!
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What kinds of animals do you have?

All of our animals are snuggly, lap-sized animals! We have bunnies, hedgehogs, chicks, blue-tongued skinks, chinchillas, tortoises, guinea pigs, miniature chickens, and bearded dragons.
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Our Animals

Our animals are a zany and fun bunch of guys and gals. Get to know some of our wild hedgehogs, playful bunnies, ridiculous miniature chickens, and goofy guinea pigs!
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Meet our friends

Our animals are a zany and fun bunch of guys and gals. Get to know some of our wild hedgehogs, playful bunnies, ridiculous miniature chickens, and goofy guinea pigs!
Our Animals
Ina Garden
Ina Garden
"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." - Audrey Hepburn
Origin
Europe
Favorite food
Local organic veggies
Birthday
Feb 2
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Quillie Nelson
Quillie Nelson
Just can't wait to get on the wheel again.
Origin
North Africa
Favorite food
Worms and live music
Birthday
May 13
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Cheese
Cheese
Alright, Alright, Alright
Origin
Australia
Favorite food
Sunny days, cool waves
Birthday
May 10
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Houdini
Houdini
Kindness is the real magic!
Origin
Andes Mountains
Favorite food
Disappearing snack trick
Birthday
Mar 24
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Virtual petting zoo on a laptop
Illustration of a skink

Virtual hangouts

Our virtual hangouts are engaging and interactive. We love sharing playtime with our animals! Hangouts are easy to setup, and fun to share with your friends and family.
Our Hangouts
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Local delivery

We love socializing our animals with friends! Leave the work to us. We make it easy to schedule and get to meet some animals! Our in-person events are exclusive to Central Texas.
Petting Zoos
Two tiny tails to you staff members

Animal time!

Let the fun begin! Booking is quick and easy. Share the tiny wonder and joy of our animal experiences with friends, coworkers, and family.
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