Run Your Doggy Day Care Business – Level 2

Sporting Schools Ltd


Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall


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where is it?

The initial introduction can be done at the hubs. But there will be some days that we will need to go into local public areas and also at our centre in Gnosall.



10am – 4pm – 1 day per week for 6 weeks.


Overview of Support offered

You must have completed at least a level one in animal care before enrolling on this course. The course will help you start up your own dog walking, dog sitting business. You will learn the basics of training a dog. How to market your business. You will gain an insight into dog nutrition, dog behaviour How to walk them correctly, help train them to compete in a dog agility course. You will understand pet and business specific insurances you need.


Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability


Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way


Session type

Individual   Group
Minimum No. 5   Maximum No. 8


Outcomes expected

You will gain a level one award in Canine Employability and Development Skills – You will understand what you need to do to set up your own dog sitting and walking business. You can also work in a kennels or for the Dogs Trust, RSPCA.
You can progress to a level 3 dog grooming and training qualification.