Do you dream about spending your day with dogs but are not sure where to start? Start or grow your pet care business today!

The dog*tec Dog Walking Academy is a multi-day professional certification workshop for new and existing dog walkers, daycare professionals and pet sitters interested in expanding their dog knowledge and growing their business. Stand out to clients and set yourself apart from the competition.

Join us for this in-depth professional workshop on safety and fight prevention, pet first aid, basic manners training, canine learning and body language, and best business practices.

What you learn:

Dog communication and body language


Managing multiple dogs on walks and in play groups

Safety and fight protocols

Understanding and addressing aggression

Basic manners training: make your job easier and add value for clients

Best business practices: getting started; liability protection; setting policies, services and rates; client screening; and marketing

Canine first aid

What you get:

Professional dog walking certification with national brand recognition


Canine first aid certification

The Business of Dog Walkingbook by Veronica Boutelle

24 CEUs for CPDTs

Graduates come away fully equipped to start a dog walking business or grow an existing business.