Dog Walker Oswestry Shropshire (SY10): Even though we naturally all adore our dogs and consider them to be one of the family, it often happens that we don't have the time to give them the attention that they need, particularly in regards to exercise and walking. It isn't really that we do not want to take them for walks and exercise it just that with social engagements, demanding working lives and children to take care of, it often tough to find the time to fit them in.
Now I'm assuming all of you understand that your dog needs to have exercise and it's beneficial that you take your dog for walks consistently, both for your dog's general physical health and wellbeing and for fitness benefits. We could all do with a bit more exercise and that is why, where feasible, you should invariably make an effort to walk your own dog as often as you can.
There is the added benefit of bond strengthening, getting involved in activities together helps you to build a relationship with your dog. The sad fact is however that the majority of us simply can't spare the time for walking the dog, definitely not daily, and it is one particular chore that may be easily postponed until the next day, or simply forgotten.
So, this is when a local Oswestry dog walker can give you some help, providing regular walks and exercise for your pet and while doing so taking a bit of the everyday stress out of your life, so that you are in the position to focus on more pressing tasks without impinging on your dog's exercise regime. Arriving at a fixed time to pick up your pet, a professional Oswestry dog walker will then spend an hour or more exercising and walking your furry friend and return it to your home so that you don't need to worry. This could be booked in as a regular occurrence - every single day or maybe 2 or 3 times per week, or it can simply be when you have other important commitments or don't have the spare time.
Some Oswestry dog walkers walk your dog on its own, others may take dogs out in groups, so you might like to chat over your exact wants with the dog walker should you have a preference. If your pet happens to be friendly, sociable and gets on with other dogs, it could be of more benefit to opt for a group walking experience, however if your pet is inclined to fight with other dogs, or is a bit snappy, you should perhaps stick with one-on-one, solo walks.
Numerous local Oswestry dog walkers could be able to offer additional pet related services not only for dogs, for example they may be prepared to supply dog boarding while you're away on holiday, pick up your pet and take it to the vet, give your dog some basic training if needed or pop along to your home every day to feed or check on your dog or other pets. Other dog walkers in Oswestry may even offer a dog grooming service too. These sorts of services may prove very useful and give a total pet care service that gives peace of mind with regards to the health, wellbeing and happiness of all of your animals and pets, while still letting you look after your family, socialize and work.
Using the professional services of a local Oswestry dog walker mustn't altogether take the place of your personal interactions with your furry friend though, you still should try to get out with your dog as often as is possible, to keep strong that bond and relationship. You should always try to be a fundamental part of your dog's exercise and training regimen so that your cherished pet will remain happy, healthy and loved throughout the course of it's life.
Dog Walking Benefits: The benefits to your dog that will be gained from frequent walking and exercise include: better mental health & wellbeing, stronger bones and muscles, weight control, better bonding, lowering of blood pressure, improved cardiovascular fitness and less issues with loneliness.
What Does it Cost?: The prices charged for dog walking, much like any other services, will differ quite a bit and will depend on the area where you live, whether it is a solo or group walk (group walks are frequently cheaper), how long the walk lasts for and the the standard of service required. The average cost of a single dog walk was reported to be somewhere between £10 and £11, in a survey conducted in 2020.
Oswestry Dog Walkers and What to Look For: Needless to say as there aren't any certifications or qualifications for dog walking, literally anybody can put themselves forward as a dog walker and begin operating such a service, this means you need to be very conscientious as to just who you opt for to walk your dog in Oswestry.
As you may be permitting access to your house for them to be able to pick up the dog, check up on your pets or do other tasks, there could be possible security issues. You could have more confidence in any dog walkers who've passed a DBS police check (Disclosure and Barring Service check). It's also essential that your dog walker has an acceptable public liability insurance, to cover any mishaps involving your dog. This doesn't cost that much and any responsible dog walker in Oswestry should ensure that they are effectively insured.
It might also be sensible if any prospective dog walker meets your dog before making a decision as a way to be sure that they get on okay.
Dog Walking Trade Associations
The Professional Dog Walkers Association which was founded in 2015 is the main trade organisation for dog walkers in the United Kingdom. It sets trade standards through the implementation of ethical and professional values in its membership. In what is a rapidly growing yet mainly unregulated profession, having a set of rules which can be adopted by all dog walkers is vitally important. Supporting dog walkers in setting up their new businesses and providing information for the general public whenever they are looking for a decent dog walker, the PDWA is a highly respected and certificated trade body. In addition there is the National Association for Pet Sitters and Dog Walkers which is a source of software, insurance, information and training courses for pet companies, pet sitters, pet owners and dog walkers all over the United Kingdom.
Dog walkers are available in Oswestry and also in nearby places like: Mile End, Selattyn, Kinnersley, Maesbury Marsh, Whittington, Morda, Pant, Park Hall, West Felton, Glentworth, Knockin, Brogyntyn, Middleton, Gledrid, Trefonen, Gobowen, and in these postcodes SY11 1JA, SY10 7HG, SY11 1EA, SY11 1HB, SY11 1AP, SY11 1DZ, SY11 1BB, SY11 1LA, SY10 8NU, SY10 1SA. Local Oswestry dog walkers will likely have the telephone code 01691 and the postcode SY10. Click the "quote" form or banner to get information on dog walking services in your area.
Regulations That Could Affect Dog Walkers in Oswestry
- The Animal Welfare Act 2006
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1997 (Amendment)
- The Countryside and Right of Way Act 2000
- The Environmental Protection Act 1990
- The Dogs Protection of Livestock Act 1953
- The Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996
- The Control of Dogs Order 1992
- The Dangerous Dogs Act 1991
- The Dog Fouling - Clean Neighbourhoods & Environment Act 2005
Oswestry Dog Walkers - The Various Benefits of Hiring One
- Increased Stimulation
- Your Dog Will Get Walked Rain or Shine
- A Regular Routine for Your Pet
- Walking Improves Pet Health
- More Socialisation for Your Dog
- Your Dog Can Be Walked While You Work
- Pet Behaviour Gets Better
- Better Mental Health for Your Dog
- Less Feelings of Guilt for the Owner
- Less Stress for the Owner
- More Spare Time for Dog Owners
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Dog Walking Around Oswestry
Dog walkers have recently been needed in these Oswestry streets - Ambleside Road, Albert Mews, Bailey Street, Arthur Street, Cross Street, Almond Avenue, Cambrian Avenue, Alexandra Road, St Davids Close, Brook Buildings, Broomhall Close, Cornwall Avenue, Caravan Site, Coopers Terrace, Chapel Street, Aspen Court, Baytree Avenue, Coney Green, The Terrace, Bryn Dentyr, Castle View, Chirk Road, Croeswylan Close, Aspen Grange, Brookhouse Road, Chapel Lane, as well as the following local Oswestry postcodes: SY11 1JA, SY10 7HG, SY11 1EA, SY11 1HB, SY11 1AP, SY11 1DZ, SY11 1BB, SY11 1LA, SY10 8NU, SY10 1SA.
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