Dog Walker Bridgwater Somerset (TA5): Whilst everyone in Bridgwater loves and cherishes their dogs, and basically treats them as one of the family, it isn't always that easy to find the time to exercise and walk them as frequently as is necessary, or give them the full attention that they obviously deserve. It isn't actually that we don't want to take them out for walks it just that with demanding working lives, kids to look after and social obligations, it often tricky to find the time.
As a dog owner in Bridgwater, I'm sure that you are aware that exercise is extremely important for your much loved pet and walking your pooch regularly is essential for its fitness, physical & mental health, wellbeing and happiness, and it's beneficial for your own health and fitness as well. We could all use a bit more exercise in our lives and that is why, where possible, you should definitely make an effort to walk your own dog as often as you can.
There is additionally the benefit of bond strengthening, taking part in joint activities helps you to build up a relationship with your dog. However, in reality most people in Bridgwater simply can't spare the time to take the dog for a walk, definitely not every single day, and this is one of those chores which can frequently be postponed, or forgotten altogether.
So, this is where a local Bridgwater dog walker will be happy to help you out, providing regular walks and exercise for your pet and while doing so taking a bit of the stress and hassle out of your day-to-day life, so you are in the position to concentrate on more pressing tasks without impinging on your dog's exercise regime. Showing up at your home in Bridgwater, to collect your pet, a dog walking service will then take it on a lovely long walk and return it safely to your doorstep an hour or more later. This can be scheduled as a regular thing - every single day or maybe once or twice per week, or it could just be when you've got other important responsibilities or don't have the spare time.
If is invariably advisable to talk over your requirements and preferences with 2 or 3 different dog walkers in Bridgwater, because some of them typically take dogs out in groups of 3 or 4, while others are ready and willing to do solo dog walks. If your four-legged friend is friendly and gets on with other dogs, group walking may perhaps be more beneficial, if your dog doesn't get on well with other dogs, a one to one walk may well be best.
Many local Bridgwater dog walkers may also provide alternative services for pets not solely for dogs, for instance they may be prepared to provide dog boarding services when you are on holiday, give your dog or puppy some basic training if necessary, collect your pet and taxi it to the vet or visit your house daily to feed or check on your pets. Other dog walkers in Bridgwater may even be able to offer a dog grooming service too, a sort of "walk and groom". Such services can prove really helpful and give a comprehensive pet care service which gives peace of mind in relation to the happiness, wellbeing and health of all of your animals, while still allowing you to work, look after your family and socialize.
Nonetheless, you ought not to completely replace your personal interactions with your four-legged friend with the services provided by a dog walker, and you still should try to take your dog out walking as frequently as is possible, to always keep that relationship and bond. You should always try to be an active and integral part of your dog's exercise and training program so that your cherished pet will stay healthy, adored and content throughout the course of it's life.
The Benefits of Dog Walking: There are a range of favourable benefits that your dog will gain from regular walking and exercise they include: better mental health, stronger bones and muscles, reduced blood pressure, obesity control, less problems with loneliness, bond strengthening and improved cardiovascular fitness.
What is the Cost?: The prices for walking a dog, much like any other services, may vary somewhat and will depend on the amount of time spent on the walk, the level of service required, the area in which you live and whether it is a one to one or group walk. The average cost of a dog walk was reported to be between £10 and £11, in a UK survey carried out in 2020.
What to Look For in a Dog Walker: You should be very careful concerning who you pick out to walk your dog in Bridgwater, because virtually any individual can advertise themselves as a dog walker and commence running such a service, and they don't need to have any certifications or qualifications to carry out dog walking.
Security factors could be involved since you may be allowing them access to your house to be able to pick up your dog, feed your pets or carry out other duties. It will be a lot easier for you to feel reassured about a dog walker who's passed a police DBS check (formerly CRB check), and is deemed to be safe. Public liability insurance (PLI) is also essential in case there are any incidents with your pet. So make sure your Bridgwater dog walker is sufficiently protected by insurance.
It might also be a good idea if any prospective dog walker meets your dog before making a decision so you can make certain that they get on alright.
Dog Walkers Trade Organisations
Launched in 2015 the Professional Dog Walkers Association is the leading trade organisation for dog walkers, and has the goal of implementing professional and ethical values for dog walkers and establishing a set of industry standards that can be adopted by all those involves in dog walking as a profession. In this largely unregulated and rapidly growing profession it is vital to have a bunch of guidelines which can be adopted to improve the standards of service provided by all dog walkers. Providing information for the general public when they are searching for a professional dog walker, the PDWA also helps keen new dog walkers to set up and establish their businesses. There is also the National Association for Pet Sitters & Dog Walkers which is a source of information sheets, courses, software and insurance for dog walkers, pet sitters, pet owners and pet companies all over the UK.
Dog walkers are available in Bridgwater and also in: Chilton Trinity, Bawdrip, Huntworth, North Petherton, West Huntspill, East Bower, Sydenham, Newtown, Riverside, Dunball, Haygrove, Cossington, Wembton, Hamp, Stawell, Pawlett, Puriton, and in these postcodes TA6 3NW, TA5 2DA, TA5 2FF, TA5 2ES, TA6 3HZ, TA5 2BF, TA6 3PF, TA5 2JF, TA6 3LY, TA6 3AY. Local Bridgwater dog walkers will likely have the postcode TA5 and the telephone code 01278.
Somerset Dog Walkers
Around Somerset you will additionally find: Midsomer Norton dog walking services, Norton Fitzwarren dog walkers, Beckington dog walking, Pawlett dog walking services, Kewstoke dog walking services, Shepton Mallet dog walkers, Williton dog walkers, Ilton dog walkers, Shipham dog walking, West Monkton dog walkers, Bleadon dog walkers, East Huntspill dog walking services, Wembdon dog walkers, Rodney Stoke dog walking, Wookey dog walking services, Langport dog walking, Yatton dog walking services, East Brent dog walking services, Nunney dog walking services, Wellington dog walking services, North Curry dog walking services, East Coker dog walking, Coleford dog walking services, Yeovilton dog walkers, Westbury dog walking services, Easton in Gordano dog walking services, Stoke St Michael dog walking services.
The Benefits of Hiring a Dog Walker in Bridgwater
- Less Stress for the Owner
- Your Dog Will Get Walked Whatever the Weather
- Saves Time for the Owner
- More Socialisation for Your Dog
- Less Feelings of Guilt for You
- Increased Stimulation
- Better Mental Health for Your Dog
- A Regular Routine for Your Dog
- Walking Improves Pet Health
- Better Dog Behaviour
- Your Dog Can Be Walked While You're at Work
Somerset Dog Walker Enquiries
Recently posted Somerset dog walking customer enquiries: Molly Lyons and Gabrielius Lyons recently requested a quote for walking a dog every weekday in Beckington. Nala Lake recently enquired about walking a golden retriever three times each week in Ruishton, Somerset. Quinn and Miguel Millard recently enquired about walking a collie once a day in Clutton. Kodi Fox recently enquired about getting a price for walking a dog once a day in Wells. Abbie and Jai Dunn recently enquired about the possibility of walking a jack russell in Rockwell Green. Mr and Mrs Costa recently enquired about getting a price for walking a spaniel every weekday in Ilton, Somerset. Michael Young recently enquired about walking a dog every day in Nailsea, Somerset. Amari and Lola-Rose Barnes recently requested a quote for taking a bulldog for a walk 4 times a week in Nether Stowey.
Legislation and Regulations That Could Affect Dog Walkers in Bridgwater
- The Dog Fouling - Clean Neighbourhoods & Environment Act 2005
- The Control of Dogs Order 1992
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1991
- The Animal Welfare Act 2006
- The Countryside and Right of Way Act 2000
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1997 (Amendment)
- The Dogs Protection of Livestock Act 1953
- The Environmental Protection Act 1990
- The Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996
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Dog Walkers Near Bridgwater
Also: Riverside dog walkers, Dunball dog walkers, Cossington dog walkers, Puriton dog walkers, Hamp dog walkers, Wembton dog walkers, Huntworth dog walkers, West Huntspill dog walkers, Sydenham dog walkers, Pawlett dog walkers, Newtown dog walkers, Stawell dog walkers, North Petherton dog walkers, East Bower dog walkers, Bawdrip dog walkers, Chilton Trinity dog walkers, Haygrove and more.
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Dog Walking Around Bridgwater
Dog walkers were recently required by folks living in Bincombe, Durleigh Close, Drakes Close, The Batch, Summerhedge, Cedar Close, St Saviours Avenue, Tower Road, Bradney Lane, Channel Close, Church Walk, Cherry Close, Timberyard, Splatt Lane, Broderip, Chilton Street, Shelthorne, Clarks Road, Batch Road, Coxhill, The Pippins, Brooklands, Broadfield Park, Adscombe Avenue, Cranwell Close, Cross View Rise, Duncombe Close, Canns Lane, Dunkery Road and these Bridgwater postcodes: TA6 3NW, TA5 2DA, TA5 2FF, TA5 2ES, TA6 3HZ, TA5 2BF, TA6 3PF, TA5 2JF, TA6 3LY, TA6 3AY.
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