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At the Association of Professional Dog Walkers & Sitters™ our aim is to help and represent our members while at the same time giving confidence to our members customers. We aim to help both established businesses as well as those just starting out.
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Its what we do
Dog Owner Benefits
By joining the Association of Professional Dog Walkers & Sitters™ our members agree to comply with our code of Practice. This provides a framework for the member to offer a premium level of service.Our Code of Practice
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We are here to support and help our members deliver high standards of care by providing quality information, tools and advice.
The Association of Professional Dog Walkers and Sitters aim is to promote good standards in the industry and to help our members do what they do best. APDWS™ believe that as an industry dog walking and sitting is still booming despite the challenges facing other industries in these uncertain times. We are here to help support and nurture new and existing businesses throughout the UK.
"When I joined the Association of professional dog walkers and sitters I found the contracts and forms to be very helpful and saved me a lot of time. The website is very professional and informative". Sarah S
The Association of Professional Dog Walkers and sitters™ was started by a small group of likeminded dog walkers, who believed they were underrepresented as professional dog walkers and sitters. Because we came from a dog walking background, we have been able to tailor the association around our members. Since our inception we have continued to expand by giving our members what they need at a low cost point.
May 10, 2021
Testing of our new Android App
Testing of our new Android™ dog walking app is in full swing and we are hopeful the final version will be ready by the end of May 2021. The app will be free to all our members.