The K9 Care Company - Dog Walking & Training in Bournemouth


Walking - Exercise - Training - Home visits - Behaviour Modification - Nutrition and more....

inc K9 Canine Assisted Therapy,Working with a therapy dog to help you manage your own health needs...

Accredited Academy of Dog Training and Behaviour,Instructors.


Are you looking for a Professional Canine Service?

Do you want a holistic, caring approach for your Dog's needs?

Are you stuck to know what to do to overcome behavioural problems?

Would you like someone reliable, trustworthy and experienced to visit your dog while you are out?

'Does a company that offers Fully Insured, Experienced, and Qualified Canine Professionals sound good to you?'

Not all Dog services are the same.

We aim to be different !

'The K9 Care Company' offers a range of services as individual as your dog, not a 'one size fits all approach'.

We Offer:

  • Walks / Exercise - Ranging from ½ hour toilet walks to 2 hour treks, whether daily, weekly or as required. We offer a service that meet your individual needs. Beach, Park or Heath where available.

  • Either a small group of dogs (maximum 4 per handler) or a
  • Solo walk, with just your dog.

All dogs walked are tagged with a K9 Collar Tag which includes our contact details whilst walking.

  • Home visits - Do you just want us to let your pooch out, feed them and provide some company whilst you are away, at work or on an appointment?  Then, call us to find out more. 

  • Exercise - Off-lead exercise in an enclosed area, for those dog's that need to run off steam or have fun off lead.

  • Behaviour training - Helping you help your pet to understand. Gentle reward based training programmes devised individually for your dogs needs. This includes a home or site visit to your pet's location, the assessment and a written report with contact follow up by an approved ADBT Instructor.

  • Dog Training & Socialisation Classes - These are held locally. All classes led by an approved ADBT Instructor.  Please contact us for courses currently running. These include:

Puppy socialisation course - For Puppies aged 8 to 12 weeks, includes social skills, care, basic puppy training.

Puppy training - For puppies aged 12 weeks or more, six weekly sessions including: Basic socialisation, Sit, Stay, Down, Lead work, through to puppy care etc.  A certificate is awarded on completion.

Intermediate - For Puppies over 24 weeks. Includes basic social skills, through to more difficult tasks such as Learning Name, Sit, Stay, Leave, Walk to heel, Come to call etc -  A certificate is awarded on completion.

Adult - For Dogs over a year old, a robust training course aimed at more advanced learnings. A certificate is awarded on completion.

Courses held locally throughout the year !

Call us for further information!

or if you prefer working with your Dog at home, we offer:

One to One - available for one to one session with you and your pet... call for details, great for new puppy owners, first time dog owners, training problems, shy or timid dogs, or one to one preferred training at your home or preferred place.

For all our services, please provide certificates showing that your dog has been vaccinated and wormed.

*Do you want to become a  Professional Dog Training Instructor ?


All staff are: Experienced, Insured and have undergone a Criminal Record check. Where dogs are transported, we fully meet the requirements of the 'Transport of Animal Welfare Act 2006 and Highway code section 57'. We have access to Emergency Veterinarian cover in the event of an emergency and staff are Canine First Aid qualified.

Dog responsibilities:

  • Please note, Dogs must be on lead at all times unless instructed otherwise during training sessions. You, the owner, accept and fully understand that your dog must be kept under control at all times, and that you are fully responsible for your dog’s actions whilst undergoing any form of training.

  • We cannot accept any dogs that are aggressive, have bitten or are under investigation for such an offence, nor can we accept breeds classified under the "Dangerous Dogs Act 1991".

  • By Law, all dogs must be microchipped, and when out, collared with a name tag (Control of Dogs Order 1992)

Legal details: As full members of NARPS UK and the ADBT we adhere to a strict code of ethincs and abide by their legal requirements as below:

1.Indemnity and liability

1.1.The Service Provider shall not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by the Client resulting from the Client’s failure to follow any instructions given by the Service Provider

1.2.The Client shall accept full liability and responsibility for any event occurring or arising from the behaviour or characteristics of their pet.

1.3.The Client will indemnify the Service Provider against any damage or injury caused by the pet towards any property, person or other animal, this will include, but is not limited to veterinary, medical and legal fees.


1.4.The Service Provider shall not be responsible for any damage caused to the Client’s property or possessions or that of others caused by the Client’s pet during the period the pet is in its care. The Client agrees to indemnify the Service Provider against any such claims as may be made against it arising out of or in connection with this Clause.

1.5.The Service Provider accepts no responsibility or liability for the security of the Client’s property or premises, or any loss or damage which may be sustained as the result of action taken by third parties who also have access to the Client’s property or premises either before, during or after expiry of this Agreement.

1.6.The Service Provider shall not be liable for the injury, loss, death or any actions, fines or penalties as may be imposed on pets permitted unsupervised access to the outdoors.

1.7.The Service Provider will care for your pet as the Client would, and whilst the Service Provider will make every effort to ensure the safety of the pet and ensure that the pet is well looked after in the Client's absence, the Service Provider cannot be held liable for any loss, illness or injury of any pet whilst in the Service Provider’s care, nor for any death of a pet unless the Service Provider can be shown to be negligent

1.8.The Client is responsible for any veterinary bills, no matter how they are incurred, whilst pets are in the care of the Service Provider.

1.9.Nothing in this Agreement shall limit or exclude the Service Provider’s liability for death or personal injury.

Please see for full details including Code of conduct, Ethics and Disclaimer

Data Protection Act 1998:  Any personal information provided to the K9 Care Company will only be used for the purposes of providing the services agreed with you.  We will keep your personal information secure for as long as services are provided to you and will not use or sell your particulars for any other purpose.

Please Note: Where we are unable to provide an agreed service due to weather conditions, health or other issue we will offer an alternative day or service in its place where possible. We cannot guarantee any service where they are dependant on issues outside of our control. We will contact you in advance of such issues where possible.

Proud to be friends with: