Marketing for Professional Dog Walkers

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Do dog walkers walk in the rain? (and other bizarre questions)

do dog walkers walk in the rain

As pro dog walkers we’re used to being asked ‘are they all yours’ and ‘you’ve got your hands full’ but from time to time we also get asked some downright bizarre questions from both the general public and clients. What do you do if it’s raining? Yes, professional dog walkers do walk dogs in the […]

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Why do people choose to use dog walkers? (and how to use the answers in your marketing)

why do people choose to use dog walkers

We all worried that with working from home becoming the norm after 2020 we might see a reduction in people needing their dogs walking but in reality, we’ve never been busier. Let’s take a look at the reasons people choose to hire a professional dog walker and how you can use that knowledge in your

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How to start a dog walking business with ZERO money (and no experience).

a man showing his empty pockets alongside some text that reads; start a dog walking biz with zero cash

Times are tough, so can you really start a dog walking business without any cash or experience whatsoever? Yes, you absolutely can. Although it’s easier to start with a little cash than none, it’s still possible (and legal) to do so. We’ll take a look at the steps you can take, along with the slightly

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Should you specialise in walking one breed of dog; pros and cons

a woman trying to choose between walking one breed of dog and walking all the breeds

Being a single breed dog walker has its advantages. Specializing in one breed allows you to develop a deep understanding of their unique needs and behaviours. This expertise enables you to provide tailored and exceptional service to owners seeking specialized care. But there are pros and cons to specialising, so consider them carefully to see

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Should I offer discounts for dog walks? (when and why you should)

a cartoon dog holding a sign that says cheap

It’s tempting, especially when you’re building a new business, to use discounts to gain customers. Whilst using discounts in specific scenarios is a benefit, we’re going to look at why you shouldn’t offer them automatically for the easy win. Reasons to offer a discount to dog walking clients Gaining dog walking clients This will be

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How to get the perfect professional dog walking photo for your socials

4 dogs on a rock looking at the camera

A picture paints a thousand words and in this day and age, your Instagram feed can help build your business by showing all those dogs having a fantastic time with you. Let’s look at some hints and tips from pro photographers about how to improve our photos and a few training tips from me to

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