Dog walking

(Available only in Dunfermline area) dog
dogs in the pond

Walking with me means that your dog receives a lot of off-leash exercise, plenty of socialization with other suitable four-legged friends, reasonable amount of basic training and a huge amount of fun.

I walk dogs in carefully matched small (up to 6 dogs) groups as this allows us to make sure all of them receive a fair amount of attention and that no one is frightened, bullied or left out. Dogs have different temperaments, breeds, levels of energy, ages and sizes and all these factors do matter. A good dog walker should always take it into account.

Right now I offer walks Monday to Friday at 12am. Each walk lasts full hour of exercise in a park.

I also offer individual walks but please note that due to being busy with group walks and one-to-one training sessions, individual walks are held on occasional basis only. Please contact me for details.

General rules for group walks:

  • your dog needs to be walked at least twice a week for a month
    (Group walks are only for regular customers, because we need to know your dog to be able to match him/her with a proper group.)
  • your dog needs to be dog-friendly
    (If you think s/he isn't, please contact us - we can discuss the problem and we can meet you and your dog: very often things an owner considers a dog-to-dog aggression are simply effects of nervous handling or other mistakes on the owner's side, which are easy to correct!)
    Running dogs
  • your dog needs to have a reliable recall
    (This is crucial as our walks are held mainly off-leash. If your dog is reluctant to come when called, please contact us - we can discuss the problem and we can teach you how to train your dog to come back. We can also put your dog for individual walks for a month, we will train him/her to come back to me and later s/he will join one of my groups.)
  • your dog needs to be over 6 months old
    (Puppies need a very careful socialization as they can be easily scared for life. We offer puppy visits for young dogs though - subject to availability.)
  • your dog needs to be fit and healthy enough to walk for a full hour
    (For older, sick and disabled dogs we offer individual walks and oldie visits, subject to availability.)

Prices for dog walking

News

11-06-2018

New Puppy Classes

I am happy to announce the dates for the next block of puppy classes. The Level 1 - Best Start in Life...

03-04-2018

New dates - Puppy Classes all levels

BEST START IN LIFE: 6 weeks course for puppies from the first vaccination to 16 weeks of age (at the...

10-02-2018

'Best Start in Life' Puppy Classes

There will be two Best Start in Life courses starting in March. One on Wednesday the 14th of March at 7...

More news button
Testimonials
Toto

Helen with Toto

Gosia has been walking my dog since October. She is completely reliable and very good with dogs. It was all new for Toto but Gosia had ...

More testimonials button
Rocco

Kat & Mario with Rocco

We had never left our dog with anyone before, so when we decided to go for a holiday last year all we could think of was how we were go...

More testimonials button
Missy Bones

Mandy with Missy Bones

Before coming to puppy training we were struggling to get Missy to do basic commands and we were also very worried about certain behavi...

More testimonials button
Gallery
Picture from gallery

Picture from gallery

Picture from gallery

  • Dangerous Dogs Act Watch banner
  • Dogs Trust banner
  • Staffy rescue