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Start Your Own Dog Walking Business 
Start a Dog Walking Service
and Get Paid to Walk Dogs
Imagine having a fun and profitable business that lets you spend time outdoors, playing with and walking dogs. You can when you start your own dog walking business.
Professional dog walkers take clients' dogs out for a daily walk, either one dog at a time or a few dogs together. You can walk dogs on your favorite scenic excursion or take dogs to an off-leash area for some playtime before bringing them home, tired and happy.

There are few careers that offer so many benefits. When you start a dog walking business, you will have a job that is fun, interesting, and financially rewarding. You will get to be outside every day, enjoying the companionship of your favorite animals.

In addition to the rewards of working with wonderful, lovable dogs every day, starting a dog walking business has very low start-up costs, and offers almost unlimited income potential.

You can start your dog walking business part-time or full time and walk dogs yourself, or you might decide to manage a staff of dog walkers so you can earn more money through your dog walking business.

As the owner of a dog walking business you will enjoy the freedom of being your own boss. You can start your business from home, scheduling work around your family life or other commitments.

Your own dog walking business can be anything you want it to be. For example, you can choose to walk all types of dogs, or you can specialize in particular dog breeds, sizes, or energy levels.

You can also choose what types of dog walking services to offer, such as private (solo) walks, group dog walks, and walks to or through a favorite destination. You might also decide to offer other services such as dog massage or dog obedience training to increase your income.

As long as you have the desire, you can become a professional dog walker and start your own dog walking business. No special education or experience is necessary to break into this career and succeed.

If you would like to be paid to provide dog walking services, the FabJob Guide to Become a Dog Walker is for you! In this e-book you will discover how you can get started and succeed as a professional dog walker.

The author of the dog walking business guide is Jennifer James, a leading writer and editor of career guides, who has cared for many dogs over the years. In the FabJob dog walker guide she shares insider tips and expert advice from successful dog walking business owners (including the founder of the largest dog walking franchise in the United States) to help you achieve success with your own dog walking business. 

The guide covers topics of vital importance to anyone who wants to start a dog walking business, including:

How to Provide Dog Walking Services

  • How to plan daily walk routes and schedule your time effectively
  • How to introduce and supervise off-leash play time with dogs
  • How to transport dogs in your care
  • How to do a client consultation with a new dog walking client (includes a sample agreement for dog walking services)
  • How to assess if a dog is suited for group dog walks (and what to do if the answer is no)
  • What you need to know about dog health and safety
  • How to organize client keys and protect your dog walking clients’ privacy
  • How to demonstrate professionalism with dog walking clients and earn their trust
How to Start a Dog Walking Business
  • How to start a dog walking business as inexpensively as possible
  • Business matters affecting dog walkers such as business licensing, planning, insurance, etc.
  • Local bylaws that can affect professional dog walkers
  • How to set up a workspace for your dog walking business
  • Checklists of what you'll need when you start a dog walking business
  • How to set your fees for dog walking services
    • Per-walk fees
    • Private vs. group dog walk pricing
    • Advice on competing on price
    • When and how to get paid for your dog walking services
  • Helpful samples you can use in your dog walking business including budget planners and forms
  • Setting policies for your dog walking business, plus advice for working with dog owners
  • Helpful information on hiring additional dog walkers for your dog walking business
  • How to market your dog walking business and get clients
  • How to get publicity for your dog walking business and be seen as a dog expert
  • How to get referrals for your dog walking business
PLUS, you will discover:
  • How to develop your skills to prepare for a career as a dog walking business owner
  • How to avoid problems, including when to turn down dogs and dog owners as clients
  • How to increase your profit with other pet services you can combine with your dog walking business, including:
    • How to add dog obedience training to your services (with a sample dog obedience questionnaire)
    • How to get certified in pet massage, and add it to your dog walk services
    • How to add pet sitting as an additional service of your dog walking business
  • Links to suppliers of professional dog care products
  • Samples of what you need to launch your dog walking business, including:
    • Sample rates for dog walking services 
    • Sample receipt for a dog walking business
    • Sample dog walker service agreement
    • Sample budget planners
    • Sample press release for a dog walking business
  • And more! (including free updates)
You can have all this and more for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds of dollars to take courses on starting a business, and chances are they will not include specific information about starting a dog walking business. The FabJob Guide to Become a Dog Walker contains some of the best business advice you could get from other sources, and more.

The information in this guide can save you many hours of research, help you avoid some costly mistakes, and give you information you need to start your own dog walking business.

This guide has been selling for $29.95 U.S. SPECIAL OFFER: If you buy the guide today, Sunday, November 23, 2014 you can have this valuable insider information for the incredible price of only $19.97. You can earn back much more than the price of the guide your first day in business. And with this guide you can start your own dog walking service much more quickly and cost-effectively.

If you believe you deserve to have the career of your dreams, this guide is for you. It gives you what you need to know to become a professional dog walker and start your own dog walking business.

Don't miss the opportunity to have the career of your dreams. If you are undecided, take advantage of our guarantee. Buy the dog walking guide, read it, and if you are not satisfied, your money will be refunded.

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"The FabJob Guide to Become a Dog Walker is designed to help you launch your new dog walking business by providing industry information, how-to guidelines, and helpful hints on finding clients. Throughout the guide you will find handy samples of registration forms, budget planners, marketing materials and checklists you can adapt and use for your own dog walking business."
— Brenna Pearce, Editor

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Look to your strengths to come up with ways to make extra money at"
— From the "2008 Money & Investing Guide," by Tamara E. Holmes, Essence Magazine, January, 2008

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"This is a fantastic industry to work in. Two days are never the same, and you have the freedom to set your own schedule, be your own boss, and be playing with pets. What could be more fun?"
Paul Mann, Founder, Fetch! Pet Care
(Paul is one of the dog walking business experts who give advice in this FabJob guide)

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