Monika, dog sitter in Glasgow
About Monika

Depending on your dog’s needs, an appropriate exercise plan will be carried out each day :
• Puppies generally need to be outside more since they’re not really good at controlling their needs. Taking them outside 4-5 times a day is a norm.
• High energy dogs need 3 walks a day with at least an hour of intensive exercise which I am more than happy to carry out.
• And for not so energetic dogs, 2 times a day with an hour walk and exercise is enough.

In each of the criteria above, Your dog will be my priority and I can assure You, s-he will be properly taken care off.
With a positive reinforcement method, we’ll be doing a basic training. Commands include : sit, down, up, come and learning how to walk properly.

Our walks will be divided into two parts:

MENTAL EXERCISE : A beginning of the walk, first half an hour. You'd be surprised how crucial for a dog is to know how to follow (walk side by side, not in the front). So the first part of the walk will be showing him how to follow correctly, to stop and go when s-he's told to do so, in a busy environment with a lot of distractions, so he would learn to ignore it, and would be always ready to follow You.
PHYSICAL EXERCISE : A second half an hour. The playtime and socializing. We'll be going to the parks, playing with the ball and other dogs. Canines are social creatures and so it's really important for them to know how to play in a group with familiar and unfamiliar dogs.

I had a dog myself for almost a decade. My love was a pitbull, so I can assure you any other large dog breed won't be a problem to me, because I know what it's like to have the most energetic dog of all.

Every weekend I take dogs to the National park, where we play in the water, run in the woods and generally spend all day in nature. So if Your buddy will be with me at that time, s-he will go on an adventure!

I hope to meet You soon.

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Credentials
    • Address Verified
    • Passed assessment
    • Approved by DogBuddy
  • Number of completed bookings: 15
  • Response rate: 98%
  • Response time: within a few hours
  • Cancellation policy for 24h boarding: Flexible
  • Cancellation policy for other services: Flexible
  • Property type: Apartment
  • Resident dogs: 0
  • I can administer oral medications
  • Xiaomeng
    Xiaomeng

    This is my first that my big boy stay with monika, she update my boy's news every single day and also have photos. Wonderful experience, and I will find her again.

    9th January 2017

  • Emily, dog sitter in
    Emily

    This was the second time that our boys have stayed with Monika and It is such a huge relief knowing they are in such patient and attentive hands. Will certainly be back again!!

    3rd January 2017

  • Kelly
    Kelly

    Monika looked after our puppy for 3 nights and it was the first time he socialised with other humans and dogs. We were very happy with his holiday home with Monika. She was very attentive and loving and we got a happy and more sociable pup back. Thanks Monika.

    28th December 2016