About Dawn

I'm a keen animal lover as anyone who meets me will very quickly realise. Gucci your dog's potential new friend. She is affectionate and has to greet every dog she sees!As they say, like owner like dog. I am as ,my son says an embarasment cause I cant walk past any dog. they all get a fuss or spoken to then fussed if they want a fuss. Thats me I have to fuss everything with in reason. If it has eight legs they dont.

I've had experience with dogs of all ages and work closely with a dog behaviourist who has worked with aggressive and nervous dogs to help bring them on. My love for animals started as a kid and I've never stopped loving them since.

Since starting to have pets of my own and families we have had cats they have had kittens, then spayed after haveing one litter. One of my Staffies that I have had. had a litter of puppies they had to be delivered by C section but I watched all the way through then she was spayed as well. she did a good job with the pups. Unfortunately we lost her on the 1st of December 2013. The year before she was diagnosed as having artheritus in both her back legs, Then end of October the following year she developed cancer between her bum and ladies bit. When she started to show signs of distress like for example sleeping in her pee, that was time to call it a day and on the Monday that year she was put to sleep in my arms. I love them all.

Any animal that comes to stay I make a point of making them feel like they are not just part of the family but also on their very own holiday. I believe that keeping a dogs mind active is key to keeping them from missing their loving owners.

Other key points worth noting:

.: We're only a short walk from the park, hollywell dene and seaton sluice beach.
.: Robson & Prescott vets is only a 2 minute walk away should it ever be needed.
.: I am awaiting a start date for a canine first aid course.

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Credentials
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    • Passed assessment
    • Approved by DogBuddy
  • Repeat clients: 1
  • Completed bookings: 5
  • Response rate: 83%
  • Cancellation policy for dog boarding: Flexible
  • Cancellation policy for other services: Flexible
Availability
If you have special time requirements, simply let Dawn know.
  • Property type: House
  • Resident dogs: One
  • Other Pets: Reptiles, amphibians, fish
  • Outdoor space: Garden
  • I can administer oral medications
  • Lee
    Lee

    Dawn did a great job of looking after our two dogs and had both a kind and patient manner, despite some of the challenges she endured with our boisterous younger pup! She demonstrated being a well knowledged and experienced dog owner/ handler which set me at ease about leaving them with a stranger.

    27th August 2017

  • Paula
    Paula

    Ned thoroughly enjoyed his stay and was spoilt rotten, laying on sofas and sleeping in the bed. I enjoyed my holiday more knowing he was happy x

    23rd November 2016

  • Marina
    Marina

    Jessie &Tilly stayed with Dawn for 11days & was well looked after during their stay, giving me peace of mind while on holiday, a lovely home from home for my fur babies

    1st November 2016

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