Dog Walker Saltash Cornwall (PL12): While we obviously all adore our pet dogs and consider them to be part of the family, we often don't have the time to give them the care and attention that they need, particularly with regards to exercise and walking. When you consider our hectic working lives, social engagements and children to take care of it's not difficult to see why it might be hard to make the additional time to walk the dog, and definitely not as frequently as they'd like.
Now I reckon that all of you realise that your dog needs exercising and that it is imperative that you take your dog for walks constantly, both for your dog's general wellbeing and good health and for fitness benefits. It's usually better if you do it yourself because you may gain the same benefits as your dog, enjoying some essential exercise and fresh air.
There is additionally the benefit of bond strengthening, taking part in activities together can help you in creating a relationship with your dog. However, the sad fact is that most dog owners in Saltash simply do not have the time for walking the dog, and definitely not every day, and it is one particular chore which can sometimes be postponed, or forgotten entirely.
Now this is definitely where an experienced Saltash dog walker could be helpful, offering a consistent dog walking service on a day to day basis, taking away the pressure of at least one of your daily duties and allowing you more time to do pressing things. A dog walker will be able to go to your home in Saltash, pick up your furry friend and take it for a walk for perhaps an hour or so. This can be booked in as a regular thing - 2 or 3 times a week, or even every day, or it could simply be when you have other important engagements or don't have the spare time.
There are various sorts of dog walking services in Saltash, some will offer to take your dog walking on a one-on-one basis, while others generally take dogs out in groups of 4 or 5. If you have a particular preference regarding this, then it might be sensible to talk to several different dog walkers in Saltash. If your canine friend doesn't like mixing with other dogs, a solo, one on one walk may well be best, but if you have a dog that is gregarious and gets on well with other dogs, group walking may perhaps be more beneficial.
Numerous more experienced Saltash dog walkers may also be able to provide additional services for pets not just for dogs, for instance they might pop along to your home daily to feed your pets, supply dog boarding when you're on holiday, provide your dog or puppy with some basic training if they are being naughty or collect your dog and take it to the vets. Some dog walkers in Saltash may even provide dog grooming services too, or "walk and groom". These services may prove really useful and give a wide ranging pet care service that gives peace of mind in relation to the happiness, wellbeing and health of all your animals and pets, while still letting you work, look after your family and socialize.
It is crucial however, that your own interactions with your pet aren't totally substituted with those of a dog walker. In other words you still ought to take your four-legged friend out for a walk whenever you can, to keep the relationship and bond strong. You should always be actively involved in your dog's training and exercise regime so that your cherished pet will remain healthy, content and loved throughout it's life.
The Benefits of Dog Walking: Dogs can get a number of benefits from being walked and exercised on a regular basis, and these benefits include things such as: stronger muscles and bones, increased cardiovascular fitness, lowering of blood pressure, obesity control, bonding improvements, improved mental health & wellbeing and decreased loneliness.
What is the Cost of a Dog Walker?: As with any services, the prices for dog walking will vary quite a bit, depending on the area in which you live, the time spent walking, whether it is a solo or group walk and the service required, but the likely charges should be between £10 and £14 for a one hour walking session with hugs and kisses thrown in for free.
Things to Bear in Mind: Needless to say as there are no certifications or qualifications for dog walking, nearly anyone is able to set up shop as a dog walker and start operating such a service, this means you have to be a bit attentive concerning just who you select to walk your dog in Saltash.
Since you may be giving this person access to your house in Saltash, so that they can collect your dog or check up on your pets, security could be an issue that you should look into. It is obvious you'll have a lot more faith in any dog walkers that have passed a DBS police check (Disclosure and Barring Service check). Public liability cover is also crucial in case there are any situations with your dog. So make certain your Saltash dog walker is adequately covered.
Dog walkers generally also like to be introduced to your dog first to make sure that they get on ok, so you should organise this before making your final choice.
Dog Walking Trade Associations
Set up and establish in 2015 the Professional Dog Walkers Association (PDWA) is the principal trade organisation for dog walkers in Britain, and has the aim of implementing ethical and professional values for dog walkers and setting trade standards that can be followed by all those involves in dog walking as a profession. In this fast growing and largely unregulated profession it is very important to have a set of rules that can be adopted to improve the standards of service provided by all dog walkers. Helping new dog walkers to establish their businesses and supplying information to the general public when they're hunting for a professional dog walker, the PDWA is a certificated and highly respected association. Another industry organisation is the National Association for Pet Sitters & Dog Walkers which offers software, information sheets, training courses and insurance for dog walkers, pet owners, pet services and pet sitters across Great Britain.
Dog walkers are available in Saltash and also in nearby places like: Forder, Trehan, Botusfleming, St Mellion, Trematon, Latchbrook, Hatt, Lower Burraton, Pillmere, Torpoint, Moditonham, Plymouth, South Pill, Burraton Combe, St Stephens, Carkeel, Pillaton, and in these postcodes PL12 4PT, PL12 4HG, PL12 4BZ, PL12 4BG, PL12 4SH, PL12 4QB, PL12 4PE, PL12 4PZ, PL12 4LU, PL12 4DQ. Locally based Saltash dog walkers will most likely have the postcode PL12 and the phone code 01752.
Dog Walker Enquiries Cornwall
The latest Cornwall dog walking requests: Amos Redmond and Alisha Redmond recently enquired about walking a poodle 3 times a week in Gwennap. Safaa and Nana Boulton recently enquired about the possibility of walking a dog every day in Flexbury. Theodora Said and Marco Said recently enquired about getting a price for walking a boxer dog in Linkinhorne, Cornwall. Elise Chauhan and Hussein Chauhan recently asked for a quote for walking an alsation once a day in Saltash. Lillie-Mae Coleman and Shae Coleman recently requested a quote for walking a dog twice a day in Roche. Mr and Mrs Clements recently asked for a quote for taking a rottweiler for a walk once or twice a day in Grampound, Cornwall. Mr and Mrs Charles recently asked for a quote for taking a rottweiler for a walk four times a week in Mawnan Smith. Amy and Harley Swift recently requested a quote for walking a dachshund twice a day in Liskeard.
The Benefits of a Dog Walker in Saltash
- Less Stress for the Owner
- Walking Improves Pet Health
- Your Dog Will Get Walked Whatever the Weather
- Pet Behaviour Gets Better
- Your Dog Can Be Walked While You're at Work
- Increased Stimulation
- Saves Time for Owners
- More Socialisation for Your Dog
- Better Mental Health for Your Dog
- A Regular Routine for Your Dog
- Less Feelings of Guilt for the Owner
Saltash Pet Related Services
There is a range of services that can be undertaken by your local Saltash dog walker including pet taxi/moving services Saltash, dog transportation in Saltash, half-day dog care Saltash, dog feeding services, per grooming in Saltash, emergency dog visits, dog grooming, solo dog walks, dog boarding, dog day care, pet sitting, dog vet visits, wedding dog chaperone, interactive dog walks Saltash, dog let-outs Saltash, cat care, pet transportation, companion pet visits, dog sitting Saltash, dog walking quotes in Saltash, dog exercising, pet care, house check service, and lots more.
Current Regulations and Legislation That May Affect Dog Walkers in Saltash
- The Dogs Protection of Livestock Act 1953
- The Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996
- The Control of Dogs Order 1992
- The Countryside and Right of Way Act 2000
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1997 (Amendment)
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1991
- The Environmental Protection Act 1990
- The Dog Fouling - Clean Neighbourhoods & Environment Act 2005
- The Animal Welfare Act 2006
Dog Walkers Near Saltash
Also: Pillmere dog walkers, South Pill dog walkers, Forder dog walkers, Burraton Combe dog walkers, Trehan dog walkers, Torpoint dog walkers, Carkeel dog walkers, Hatt dog walkers, Trematon dog walkers, Moditonham dog walkers, Plymouth dog walkers, Botusfleming dog walkers, Pillaton dog walkers, St Mellion dog walkers, St Stephens dog walkers, Lower Burraton dog walkers, Latchbrook and more.
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Dog Walking Around Saltash
People who live in the following roads have just recently enquired about dog walking - Coombe Farm, Hodge Close, Gilston Road, Jubilee Close, Moorlands Lane, Warraton Green, Holcroft Close, Victoria Lane, Babis Farm Close, Bennett Gardens, Rogers Drive, Lantallack Farm, Briansway, Cowdray Terrace, Plough Green, Taylor Close, Ridgeway, Plougastel Drive, Brookdown Terrace, Russell Close, Penquite Farm, Homer Park, Taylor Road, Haylake Farm, Kilna Cottage, Polmarkyn Farm, Alamein Road, Babis Farm Way, as well as these Saltash area postcodes: PL12 4PT, PL12 4HG, PL12 4BZ, PL12 4BG, PL12 4SH, PL12 4QB, PL12 4PE, PL12 4PZ, PL12 4LU, PL12 4DQ.
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