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About Veronica

If you live in the Preston area and would like help with daily dog walking or maybe want a quick break away and need someone to care for your pet, do let me know. I'd love to help! I walk dogs and look after pets in their owners’ homes. I have found this to be popular with clients as their animals are much more relaxed in familiar surroundings where their usual routine is followed.
I have worked with DogBuddy for three years now and enjoy it very much. It has allowed me to 'keep dogs in my life', which for me is very important because I cannot own a pet in my rented house. I am really happy with the DogBuddy assignments as I have been able to interact with lovely dogs and meet very kind owners!
Before moving to Preston, I lived in Somerset for three years where I walked a Bearded Collie and looked after a Shar-pei on a regular basis. I also had assignments with Staffies, Great Danes, West Highland Terriers, German Shepherds, Retrievers, Labradors, Springer Spaniels, Sighthounds and Bulldogs, amongst others.
Looking after pets requires dedication, patience, respect and a fun-loving attitude. I believe I am a great all-rounder when it comes to this. I am also trustworthy, reliable, prompt, love taking long walks and have my own car, so mobility is not a problem. Additionally, I obtained my DBS certificate in 2015.
I have hands on experience of caring for dogs from 14 years of owning Boxers in Venezuela, South America where I lived for 34 years and where I am a registered Boxer breeder. I also volunteered for several years at a rescue dog shelter. I am practiced at looking after medium-sized breeds on a daily basis: feeding, walking, basic grooming and first aid. I also have the patience and proficiency necessary when caring for sick and elderly dogs.

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  • Completed bookings: 8
  • Response rate: 94%
  • Response time: within a few hours
  • Cancellation policy for all services: Flexible
If you have special time requirements, simply let Veronica know.
Dog Day Care preferred times:
Drop-off from 9 a.m.
Pick-up before 6 p.m.
  • Property type: House
  • Resident dogs: One
  • I have a car for emergencies
  • I can administer oral medications
  • Kirsty

    Veronica was very patient and did a superb job of trying to convince my stubborn Bulldog to go for a walk on his first day home alone in a new house. I thoroughly recommend her!

    13th November 2017

  • Adam

    Hi there. Sarah and I was so pleased with the professional service that Verinica conducted and the bond that took place with her and Vin. Would highly recommend and consider using Veronica in the future many thanks your a life saver

    13th September 2017
    Veronica, dog sitter in Preston

    Many thanks, Sarah and Adam! Glad to to help out. Look forward to spending time with Vin again in the future.

    13th September 2017

  • Mark

    Veronica was excellent with my 2 big labs and they loved there walks. I hope she will walk them in the future and highly recommend her services....

    5th September 2017
    Veronica, dog sitter in Preston

    It was a pleasure, Mark. We had a great time. Thank you very much for your kind review.

    5th September 2017

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