Dog Walker is a profession which comes in animal care taking. It is a specialized type of animal care taking which involves a person walking with a dog either for individual purpose or as a part of business.The dog walker usually walks with a dog from dog’s home and then returning back to the dog’s home.The dog walker in return gets paid by the dog owner for walking their dog for them.
However it depends on the dog walker to take a single dog or many dogs for walking at a time.Most of the dog walkers prefer to take only a single dog for walk at a time.
What is the need for dog walking?
Studies show that dog walking need to be included in daily exercise in order to keep a dog healthy and happy.
How to become a good Dog Walker?
Dog Walking is done as a part of business in many regions.However in some regions we must have license for performing dog walking as a business.Also the dog walker should be trained in animal first-aid.
The main duty of a dog walker is to take the dog out for a walk from the dog owners house then return the dog back to the house. On the way the dog walker makes sure that the dog had enough water and food.
A Dog Walker should have complete control over the dogs while walking several dogs one time. Should look after the group that no dog should get away from that group.
The dog walker need to be physically strong and possess good stamina to handle unfair conditions such as dogs breaking up in fights and runaways of the dogs from the groups.
The dog walker should be capable of coordinating many schedules at a time.
The dog walker should be comfortable working with pet owners.
Should have the ability to control dogs of various sizes.
Should update the license or the permit certificate.
While hiring a dog walker we should know that whether the dog walker has the qualities required for a good dog walker.