Being a member of APDWS™ comes with many benefits including those shown below and also helps create industry standards that we can all benefit from.
To help you on your way we have forms that you can download, ranging from invoice templates to sample contracts.
We can offer help and advice directly or you can join our forum and get help from other members.
Benefit from a recognised organisation that promotes standards within the industry giving confidence to your customers.
Member benefits keep expanding as we add to our portfolio of tools
At the Association of Professional Dog Walkers & sitters we dont like to stand still when it comes to providing our members with aids to help with the running of their dog walking or sitting businesses. We like to be innovative and forward looking and we are always on the look out for the next tool we can add for our members. We are driven by you the members to make sure that we are the best we can be and in turn you have an association that thinks like you. We are here to listen and adapt as our industry changes.
Since our inception we have been driven by our members and have adapted and overcome to be the best in the industry.
Do you really need to be a member of a dog walking or sitting association? Well the simple answer is no you dont, however there are many benefits to doing so. We believe that just being a member of an association has a positive impact on prospective customers and by being a member and agreeing to the terms set out in your membership the customer knows what they can expect from you. There are also the benefits of having access to all the forms, contracts and apps that become part of your membership. You will also be able to talk to other members through our forum and discuss ideas or issues you may have.
Member benefits in a snippet
Low annual membership costs
We have the lowest fixed cost of membership at £36 for a large and growing dog walking association in the UK.
Dog Walking & sitting contracts
At the Association of Professional Dog Walkers & Sitters we have comprehensive dog walking and sitting contracts.
Information gathering forms available to download
At APDWS™ we have a wide range of professional forms allowing the gathering of information in an efficient manner.
Our Android dog walking app is due to be launched in May 2021 with the IOS version following in June 2021.
Association of Professional Dog Walkers & Sitters™
Joining APDWS™ will show your customers that you care about the standards of your industry and give them confidence when choosing you to be their dog walker. You will also benefit from the wealth of knowledge we have pooled via our members.
Once you have joined APDWS and have had Acknowledgment of *membership, you can add our logo to your site and paperwork.
*Proof of insurance required for registration
If you would like to join us, you can sign up
here for only £36.