There will be many queries you would like answering, below are some of the questions I
am regularly asked. Please feel free to contact me if you require further information, or I can pop round to
meet you and your pets to see how I may be able to help with your requirements.
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What areas do you cover ? This can change depending on whether dog walking or pet sitting, please ask.
- Eton Wick, Dorney, Taplow,
- Slough, Burnham,
- Eton, Datchet, Windsor, Dedworth
will happen on our initial visit?
- I will pop round
to meet you and your pets and chat about your requirements, no matter how large, small, or maybe daunting! It is important
to me that I gain from you, an insight into your pets likes/dislikes/oddities, commands you use, treats, games etc in
order to ensure I give them the best care in your absence. I would like to get to know them more
over time and be a positive part of their day.
- Discuss my
terms and conditions and help to reassure you of my committment to the welfare and wellbeing of your pet/pets. It is
quite informal, there is no charge, I understand that pet care is very personal and am very keen to help if it is right
for you and me.
Where will my dog be
- Your dog will be walked in the local area, either in
secure parks, or footpathed walks. If they are with me for the day and you are in agreement, I may go further
afield and for longer walks, giving them a change from the local area and adding more variety to their day.
Will there be other dogs on the walk ?
- There will be a maximum of 5 dogs on any walk, but often less. Individual walks can also
be arranged, if it is more suitable for your dog.
Will my dog be walked on the lead?
- I will walk your dog on the lead initially, their safety is paramount
and only with your agreement and when I feel comfortable I will walk them
off the lead.
long will you be with my pet?
- Walks are a minimum of
45 minutes, in addition to drying them off and settling them back into your home, replenishing water and feeding if required.
Due to travelling time and picking up other dogs enroute, your dog can be occuppied and out and about for a good couple of
- A pet visit will be 20 minutes or longer if I am
What if my dog is ill?
- If your dog or pet is ill I will follow the guidelines you have provided during our
initial visit and service agreement.
- I can administer any oral
medication if required in food when feeding.
- In the unlikely
event of an emergency, I will contact you immediately and follow your instructions, taking your pet to my vet
How will my dog
- My police approved vehicle is fully
air conditioned, with secure spacious and comfortable cages and fresh water supply.
Will my keys be safe with you?
- I am DBS checked and fully insured, all keys are coded and kept in a fixed lockable safe,
contact and address details are retained separately. In the event you do not want to leave keys with me, I can collect
keys from a close neighbour.
- I am happy to retain a set of keys,
in the event of an emergency or unexpected situation I will be able to pop round and check on your pets or collect for
day care. Please feel free to discuss any additional concerns you may have with us.
What if I have to cancel?
- If you
cancel 24hrs notice is required for all bookings, otherwise the booking will be charged at the full rate.
Do you have insurance?
has full liability insurance, which covers dog walkers, pet sitting, damage to your property, care and custody and key cover.
- I am DBS checked for your peace of mind, so you can be assured your
home and key security are in safe and professional hands.
- I take cash or you can pay directly via bank transfer if it's more convenient, this
works well for regular and long term bookings.