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Dog Walking Services & Pet Sitting Services in Cheddar, North Somerset, Wells, Cardiff, Bristol, Frome, Wiltshire, Potters Bar & Bath

Established in 2008, Friends for Pets has an excellent reputation in the local communities in which we work. Our small, local teams of pet sitters provide a high quality, personal, competitively priced pet sitting service for your pets. We tailor our services to you and your pet’s requirements rather than you having to fit with our timings. We offer a range of pet care services including:-
  • Dog walking
  • Doggy day care in our pet carers homes
  • Overnight home from home dog boarding in our pet carers homes
  • Pet sitting and in home pet care
  • House sitting
  • For more information on each of our services please see our services page.
  • Friends for Pets was founded, and is still overseen by Becca Wilson, a qualified Animal Behaviour Scientist and lecturer who has previously worked as an Animal Behaviour & Welfare Scientist in Developing countries helping run research projects to improve the welfare of working animals and teaching vets and animal health workers about Animal Behaviour and Welfare. Becca has also lectured National Diploma in Animal Care students and undergraduate vet students in Equine Behaviour & Welfare in the UK.
    A few reasons why you should choose us to care for your special family member:-
    • To ensure your pet's and home security is maintained we don't advertise our presence at your property by driving sign-written vehicles.
    • We have been established since 2008, making us a long-standing, reliable choice of pet sitter for your pet.
    • Since we began we have developed an excellent reputation within our local pet communities and gain most of our work through recommendations.
    • From 2016, our dog walkers have been able to undertake our pet sitter award scheme promoting better understanding of pet "knowledge".
    • We do not walk your dog in large groups giving a more personal service for your pet.
    • We do not run as a big ‘doggy day care centre’ so enhancing the welfare of dogs in our care.
    • We offer a competitive, cost effective solution for your pet care requirements.
    • Each team is locally managed with a small team of local staff.
    • Each pet sitter is DBS checked.
    • Each pet sitter can provide references.
    • All our staff are very experience animal lovers.
    • Our local team managers are trained and qualified in Pet First Aid and Animal Behaviour & Handling. Most have extra animal related qualifications.
    • Our pet sitters hold a range of qualifications and experiences from being experienced pet owners, to dog trainers, groomers, vet nurses and undergraduate vet students.
    • We are fully insured.
    • We offer a free initial meeting with your pet sitter to ensure that everyone is happy with arrangements.
    • We will tailor a pet sitting or dog walking service to yours and your pet’s needs.
    • Although you will have one regular pet carer we are able to provide a back up pet carer for your pet if your regular pet sitter is on holiday or unable to make your booking so causing minimal upset to your service with us.
    For more information on our pet care services please see the services tab above. For more information on pet care services in your local area please use the box above or see our areas tab above.