If you’re thinking about hiring a dog walker, or maybe you’re just curious about how to best take care of your furry friend, you probably have some questions. Here at Splooter’s, we’ve heard just about all the pet questions under the sun- so we’re here to help! Read on for answers to some of our most frequently asked pet questions about dog walking.
Q: Why is it important to walk my dog?
Our answer: Walking your dog is important for several reasons. It gives them the chance to stretch their legs, explore their surroundings, and relieve themselves. Walking also provides essential exercise that can help keep your dog healthy and fit.
Q: How often should I walk my dog?
Our answer: How often you walk your dog depends on their age, breed, and energy level. Generally, most dogs need at least 30 minutes of walking per day. Some may need more or less depending on their individual needs.
Q: What are some things I should keep in mind when walking my dog?
Our answer: There are a few things to keep in mind when walking your dog to ensure that both you and your dog have a safe and enjoyable experience. First, always use a leash when walking your dog. This will help keep them under control and prevent them from running off or getting into trouble. Second, be aware of your dog’s surroundings and be cautious of potential hazards, such as cars, other animals, and busy streets. Finally, make sure you have plenty of water on hand for both you and your dog to stay hydrated during your walk.
Q: What if my dog doesn’t like walking?
Our answer: If your dog doesn’t seem to enjoy walking, there are a few things you can try to make the experience more enjoyable for them. First, try walking at a time of day when they seem to have the most energy. Second, vary your route so they can explore new sights and smells. Finally, bring along some of their favorite treats or toys to help motivate them.
Q: I’m not sure I have the time to walk my dog every day. Can Splooters help?
Our answer: Yes! At Splooters, we offer dog walking services to help take care of your dog’s exercise needs. We can provide daily walks or occasional walks as needed. Contact us today to learn more about our dog walking services, book a meet and greet, or how we can help you and your dog!
We hope this FAQ has been helpful. If you have any other questions, or if you’re ready to book your dog’s first walk, contact Splooters Professional Pet Services today! Stay tuned for our next blog!