When criminology student Jenna Stack finally breaks up with her cheating boyfriend Liam, she finds herself broke, single and technically homeless. Thanks to her best friend Dave and his pet sitting business Tails of the City, Jenna secures temporary housing and a way to make some extra cash looking after pampered Manhattan pets.
During a routine dog walk for high-end client Evan Blake, Max the bulldog drags her into the middle of a crime in progress. Quick thinking Jenna manages to save her handsome client but not before becoming a target herself.
Drawn into a spiraling mystery, Jenna eludes assassins while navigating a world filled with quirky characters, exotic pets and international intrigue.
With varying degrees of help and interference from an eccentric mentor, neurotic client, hipster hacker, arrogant cop and enigmatic FBI agent, Jenna must face her fear and trust her instincts to solve the crime and save the day.