Dog Walker Craigavon Northern Ireland (BT63): While everyone in Craigavon loves and cherishes their dogs, and pretty much treats them as if they were one of the family, it isn't all that simple to find the time to take them out and exercise them as frequently as they should, or give them the full care and attention that they quite obviously deserve. It's not necessarily that we do not want to take them for walks and exercise it simply that with social engagements, kids to look after and demanding work lives, it often tough to find the extra time.
I am sure as responsible dog owners in Craigavon that you're all aware that your beloved pet needs exercising and it's vital that you walk your dog frequently, this is of course essential for your dog's overall wellbeing and physical health, for fitness benefits, and for its overall happiness. Getting some essential exercise and fresh air is as important for you as it is for your pet, which is the reason why it is invariably best if you walk the dog yourself.
There's the added benefit of bonding, participating in joint activities helps you to establish a bond with your dog. The sad fact is however that most of us basically lack the time for walking the dog, and definitely not on a daily basis, and this is one particular chore which may be frequently postponed until tomorrow, or simply forgotten.
So, this is an instance when a local Craigavon dog walker can give you some help, providing frequent walks for your pet and taking a bit of the stress out of your eveyday life, so you are able to concentrate on more pressing issues without adversely affecting your dog's exercise regime. A dog walker will be able to go to your house in Craigavon, collect your furry friend and walk it for an hour or more. It could be each day, 3 or 4 times a week, or just on the odd day when you have more important commitments or are otherwise engaged.
Certain Craigavon dog walkers take your dog for a walk on a solo, one to one basis, other services might take a number of dogs in a group, so it might be best to go over your specific wants with any potential dog walker should you have a preference. If your pet is friendly, sociable and gets on well with other dogs, it might be more beneficial to choose group walking, however if your pooch is a bit snappy, or is inclined to fight with other dogs, you should perhaps stick with one-on-one, solo walks.
Numerous professional Craigavon dog walkers may also be able to offer other services not just for dogs, for instance they may be prepared to provide your dog with some basic training if appropriate, provide dog board and lodging whenever you are away on holiday, pick up your dog and taxi it to the vet or go to your house every day to feed or check on your dog, cat or other pets. Others might even be able to offer dog grooming services as well, or "walk and groom". Some of these services can be really helpful and give a wide ranging pet care service which will give reassurance with relation to the health, wellbeing and happiness of all your animals, while still allowing you to look after your family, socialize and work.
Employing a dog walker in Craigavon mustn't altogether take the place of your personal interactions with your four-legged friend though, you still should try to take your dog out walking as much as you're able, to help keep that relationship and bond strong. You need to be a fundamental part of their training and exercise routine to make certain your precious pet continues to be healthy, happy and adored.
The Benefits of Walking A Dog: Such benefits as stronger muscles and bones, weight management, bond strengthening, improved cardiovascular fitness, better mental health & wellbeing, reduced blood pressure and decreased issues with loneliness, can be gained by your dog thanks to regular walking and exercise.
How Much do Dog Walkers Charge?: The prices charged for dog walking, much like any other services, can differ quite a bit and will depend on the town where you live, the service needed, whether it is a solo or group walk and the time spent on each walk. The average cost of a single dog walk was said to be between £10 and £11, in a UK survey conducted in 2020.
Craigavon Dog Walkers and What to Look For: Considering that no certifications or qualifications are required for dog walking in Craigavon, you should be a bit mindful as to who you pick to walk your dog. At the end of the day literally any individual may advertise themselves as a dog walker and start operating such a service, subsequently caution is advisable.
There could be security issues since you could be letting them have access to your house so as to collect the dog or feed your pets. You can have more trust in any dog walkers that have passed a police DBS check (formerly CRB check). You might additionally wish to verify that your potential Craigavon dog walker has an insurance policy, just in case there any accidents which involve your dog, some kind of public liability insurance (PLI) would actually be relevant.
It might also be a wise idea if any prospective dog walker meets up with the dog to begin with so you can make sure that that they will are a good match.
Trade Bodies for Dog Walking
The foremost trade body for dog walkers is the PDWA (Professional Dog Walkers Association), which was formed in 2015 with the purpose of implementing ethical and professional values for all dog walkers and putting in place trade standards that can be followed by all dog walking professionals. In this largely unregulated and rapidly growing profession it is vital to have a bunch of rules which can be followed to raise the standards provided by all dog walkers. Providing information for the general public when they are searching for a dependable dog walker, the PDWA also helps keen new dog walkers to set up and establish their businesses. Another trade organisation is the NARPS (National Association for Pet Sitters and Dog Walkers) which offers software, courses, information and insurance for dog walkers, pet owners, pet services and pet sitters throughout Great Britain.
Dog walkers are available in Craigavon and also in: Moira, Banbridge, Tandragee, Dromore, Portadown, Derrymacash, Upper Ballinderry, Waringstown, Magheralin, Gilford, Coalisland, Dollingstown, Aghalee, Dungannon, Dromara, Lurgan, and in these postcodes BT62 1BD, BT63 5DQ, BT63 5TA, BT63 5AH, BT62 1PB, BT63 5TN, BT63 5FQ, BT63 5BG, BT63 5JP, BT63 5HS. Local Craigavon dog walkers will probably have the telephone code 028 38 and the postcode BT63. Click the "quote" form or banner to get details about dog walking services in your area.
Current Regulations and Legislation That Might Affect Dog Walkers in Craigavon
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1997 (Amendment)
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1991
- The Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996
- The Dogs Protection of Livestock Act 1953
- The Environmental Protection Act 1990
- The Dog Fouling - Clean Neighbourhoods & Environment Act 2005
- The Animal Welfare Act 2006
- The Countryside and Right of Way Act 2000
- The Control of Dogs Order 1992
Craigavon Dog Walkers - The Many Benefits of Using One
- More Socialisation for Your Dog
- Better Pet Behaviour
- Improved Pet Health
- Less Stress for You
- Your Dog Will Get Walked Come Rain or Shine
- Less Feelings of Guilt for You
- More Spare Time for Dog Owners
- Increased Stimulation
- Better Mental Health for Your Pet
- A Regular Routine for Your Dog
- Your Dog Can Be Walked While You Are Working
Northern Ireland Dog Walker Enquiries
Recent Northern Ireland dog walking enquiries: Mr and Mrs Connelly recently enquired about getting a price for taking a bulldog for a walk on weekdays in Portrush. Seren Bowles and Marcel Bowles recently requested a quote for walking a boxer dog twice a day in Ballymoney. Dennis Greenaway and Millie-Rose Greenaway recently enquired about walking a dog once a day in Cullybackey, Northern Ireland. Ajay and Lilly-Mae Lomax recently requested a quote for taking a beagle for a walk four times a week in Larne. Noel Jacobs and Paris Jacobs recently requested a quote for walking a labrador on a daily basis in Tandragee. Mr and Mrs Ricketts recently asked for a quote for walking an alsation four times each week in Ballymoney. Aniyah Kearns recently requested a quote for walking a golden retriever once a day in Lisnaskea. Daisy Pope and Dillon Pope recently requested a quote for walking a dog every day in Dungiven, Northern Ireland.
Craigavon Dog Related Services
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Dog Walkers Near Craigavon
Also: Banbridge dog walkers, Dollingstown dog walkers, Portadown dog walkers, Coalisland dog walkers, Dromore dog walkers, Tandragee dog walkers, Waringstown dog walkers, Magheralin dog walkers, Dromara dog walkers, Moira dog walkers, Lurgan dog walkers, Aghalee dog walkers, Upper Ballinderry dog walkers, Dungannon dog walkers, Gilford dog walkers, Derrymacash and more.
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Dog Walking Around Craigavon
Some Craigavon streets and areas where dog walking has recently been done - Silverwood Road, Margretta Close, Carrick Drive Mews, Ailsbury Park, Oakleigh Manor, Kilmore Hill Road, Summerhill, Logan Drive, Franklyn Park, Oakleigh Grove, Blair Drive, New Line, Lizanne Park, Ben Crom, North Street, Knockshee, Spelga Park, Woodville Mews, Dunkirk Road, Colane Meadows, Fox's Hill, Hill Street, Turmoyra Lane, Cornakinnegar Road, Lime Grove, The Hollows, Waringhall Place, Kiln Lane, as well as these local Craigavon postcodes: BT62 1BD, BT63 5DQ, BT63 5TA, BT63 5AH, BT62 1PB, BT63 5TN, BT63 5FQ, BT63 5BG, BT63 5JP, BT63 5HS.
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