Tom, dog sitter in London

Happy Walks in Richmond Park

Tom

About Tom

I'm a true dog lover and grew up with them in the Irish countryside for 18 years before leaving home. The breeds we had there were labradors and sheep dogs. No doubt, I picked up a lot of experience during these years in grooming, obedience, socialisation with other pets and I really enjoyed training.

More recently I spent a lot of time doggy sitting two shih tzus (Choco y Nala) last summer in a hot Madrid. My responsibilities there were feeding, playing with them and of course walking so I have experience of handling in pairs. One of the dogs was an eager friendly pup so keeping a watchful eye out for larger potentially intimidating dogs was important.

I live in a small flat so I am just offering a dog walking service. I live in Roehampton SW15 5DU, only 10 mins walk from Richmond Park - a fantastic spot for dog walking. I'm also not very far from Putney Heath.

I have a flexible work routine so often have availability during the week.

I always feel like I connect naturally with dogs. Happy to meet first to ensure that any nervous dog moves to a relaxed state. Happy to collect and drop off and take last minute requests when I'm about. I'm quite active and fit myself so larger dogs should be no problem!

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Credentials
    • Address verified
    • Passed assessment
    • Approved by DogBuddy
  • Response rate: 80%
  • 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