Covid 19 – Proactive Advice for Pet Businesses

I’ve always loved the quote ‘Fear kills more businesses than failure’, and team, this situation is no different. I totally get that times are scary right now for us small business owners, but panic, giving up, spreading negativity and stocking up on toilet roll is not gonna sustain your business through hard times OR do … Continue reading Covid 19 – Proactive Advice for Pet Businesses

There Are No Instant Success Hacks, Quick Routes Or Secret Shortcuts To Creating A Successful Pet Business

Recently I've been seeing a ridiculous amount of articles, guides, Pinterest posts, info graphics with headings like.. 'Have a million dollar Pet Business in an hour' 'Create a successful Dog Walking Biz in 24 hours' 'Earn 5K a week from your Pet Biz in 3 days' Truth Bomb... I'm willing to bet the writers of … Continue reading There Are No Instant Success Hacks, Quick Routes Or Secret Shortcuts To Creating A Successful Pet Business

What To Do When You Make A Mistake – 7 Simple Steps

We ALL make mistakes, we are human after all, but I know how hard it is to not mentally beat yourself up and to want to run and hide. How we deal with a mistake and communicate it with our customers is also HUGELY important to maintain good relationships, stay professional and avoid bad feeling … Continue reading What To Do When You Make A Mistake – 7 Simple Steps

When one of the World’s biggest Sports Stars tags your Business…

Imagine my gobsmacked face when I realised Tom Brady is actually one of the BIGGEST sports stars in the US Imagine my surprise when I received a facebook notification telling me a ‘Tom Brady’ had tagged my Dog Walking business in a post.  My surprise at first was more “who the hell is this I’ve … Continue reading When one of the World’s biggest Sports Stars tags your Business…

5 Questions to ask yourself when you’re stuck in a rut

You're not alone! Have you fallen out of love with your business?  Or just feeling a bit stuck?  Sometimes we can feel like just giving up because it feels too difficult.  But before you do something drastic, ask yourself these 5 questions. Do I need to take a break? Maybe it’s time you step back … Continue reading 5 Questions to ask yourself when you’re stuck in a rut

How failing to do these 8 tasks can lead to your Business becoming messy & unorganised

Failing to prepare is preparing to fail. Preparation & Organisation go hand in hand Benjamin Franklin is attributed to once saying "Failing to prepare is preparing to fail". There are numerous variations of this quote but you get the gist. It's important to remember this in any area of business or industry but particularly in … Continue reading How failing to do these 8 tasks can lead to your Business becoming messy & unorganised

7 Practical Tips to Reset your Dog Walking Business for the New Year

If things are messy and unorganised my brain feels messy and unorganised Get that fresh, I'm on top of my sh*t type feeling Clean & tidy your vehicle. Pick up all those dropped crisp packets and coffee cups and get the Fabreeze out. Your car or van is like your mobile office, make sure its … Continue reading 7 Practical Tips to Reset your Dog Walking Business for the New Year

How to take a break from your Pet Business and not feel guilty about it

TRUST ME your business will not explode if you have a week off. Work Smarter Not Harder We're constantly made to believe that to create a successful business we should be working on it 24/7, that if we take time for ourselves we don't want it enough, we're lazy or not committed. "Rest when your … Continue reading How to take a break from your Pet Business and not feel guilty about it