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Choosing the Right Dog Walker

Dog walkers and pet caretakers offer a variety of services, including taking care of your pet while you are at work.

ideal candidate; someone who is self-assured, skilled, and well-versed in animal care.

Ideal Candidate

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Local Veterinary

If you need a dog walker, a good spot to start is at your neighborhood vet.

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Inquire Around

An additional resource is the advice of other pet owners, so don't be afraid to inquire around.


Look for a pet sitter or dog walker who has insurance for liability in case something goes wrong.


Learn more about their history and see if they have any relevant expertise working with dogs.

Relevant Experience

when you can't be there for your best companion and have to rely on your dog walker in the future.

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