It is to be noted that like humans dogs also need a well-balanced life to live happily. In order to have a well balanced life, they should go out for a regular walk and do some exercise every day. Apart from this, walk helps dogs get prevent boredom and get potty relief. Not every dog owner can take his/her dog for a walk every day because of the busy work routine, plans with friends, illness, holiday trips, etc. If you really love your dog then you would feel guilty of not being able to help your dog get potty break, exercise and walk. Therefore, it is a good idea to hire a professional dog walker who can take your dog to regular walk and exercise and treat your dog with love and care. We are discussing below various reasons to hire a dog walker.
Your dog will get undivided attention
Most of the time our attention is divided between work, household chores and kids therefore, often it becomes difficult for dog owners to give due attention to needs of their dogs such as taking them for walk and exercise outside the home regularly. If you hire a dog walker he/she will act as your dog’s companion and will take your dog for walk every day.
To help your dog receive potty break in your absence
Every dog needs potty break. If they do not receive potty relief it affects their mood negatively. Having someone who can take your dog outside for potty break in your absence will give you and your dog enough relief.
To help your dog get rid of boredom & loneliness
Dogs are social animals they like company of humans. When they have to stay alone at home for many hours a day they feel lonely and depressed. Apart from this going out for walk is a fun activity for them and when they don’t go out for walk for too long because of busy schedule of dog owner then they become bored. Due to boredom and loneliness they show behavior problems such as bark more, chew and shred shoes/ household items, bathroom accidents, etc. you must hire a dog walker to help your dog get rid of boredom and loneliness.
Dog owner is unable to take dog for a walk
Some dog owners are unable to take their dog for walk because they are ill or spending vacation somewhere or feel tired after coming out of job. Whether you are ill or spending vacation somewhere, in such kind of situations it is better to hire a dog walker who could take care of your dog’s needs such as take them outside for walk.
To get peace of mind
Some dog owners feel guilty of not being able to give 100% attention to their dogs. They can get out of this guilt by hiring a dog walker. If you have to do late sittings at the job or have to go outside the city or country for few day then you will not be worried about the loneliness of your dog because dog walker will entertain your dog by taking him for walk and exercise.