We Love Pets Melksham

Dog walkers and pet sitters in Melksham

Dog walkers and pet sitters in Trowbridge


Dog walking and pet care in your local area

Caring, professional dog walking, dog sitting and pet care services for Melksham and the surrounding area.


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Dog walker and pet sitter serving Melksham and the surrounding towns and villages.

We Love Pets Melksham offers fully insured dog walking and dog sitting services as well as pet sitting for cats, small animals, horses, ponies, exotic pets and birds.

We’re all animal lovers or owners ourselves at We Love Pets and will care for your pets as you would yourself. Get in touch today for a free consultation.

We Love Pets near you

Local areas we cover in Melksham:

SN12 – Atworth, Bowerhill, Melksham, Seend, Beanacre, Shaw, Whitley, Broughton Gifford, Redstocks

We also offer dog walking, dog grooming and pet sitting services in and around Trowbridge.

Dog walker and pet sitter in Melksham. Multi award winning We Love Pets.

Jo Mumford

We Love Pets Melksham Branch Director

Meet Jo, your local We Love Pets manager

Jo, who shares her home with her family and Bruno the dog, has a lifetime of pet ownership. Jo has experience with all types of animals; from large breed dogs to chinchillas and Koi Carp! 

Jo and the team are all pet first aid trained, fully insured and personally vetted by us. Furthermore, Jo has completed a City and Guilds qualification in Dog Walking, so you can rest assured that your dog is in the very safest of hands.

Being local to Melksham, the team know all the best dog walking spots and can regularly be found near King George V Park and Conigre Mead Nature Reserve. Rather than large group walks or packs, our team will walk no more than four dogs at a time to ensure maximum supervision per dog.

The Melksham We Love Pets team look after every pet as if it were their own, ensuring they receive the right levels of mental stimulation and exercise. They take time to get to know your pet and their needs, offering a personal service that goes above and beyond.


We've just opened a new Dog Grooming salon at We Love Pets Trowbridge! Come and have your dog groomed and pampered by our friendly, City & Guilds trained team who are used to handling dogs of all sizes, breeds and coats. Why not have your dog groomed while they are with us for dog walks or dog boarding? It couldn't be easier, we can even pick up your dog and drop them off for you too. 
From a full groom to soothing honey and oatmeal massages, a wash and go or a quick nail clip – we'll take extra special care of your pooch and help them enjoy their special preening experience with us.
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Dog walking with a difference

We know that as much as you love your dog, you can’t be in two places at once, so we offer our dog walker service throughout the day. 

Your dog will be walked in a safe open space and will return home, happy and tired. We also provide fresh water, treats and will towel your dog off in wet weather.

Our aim is to make each walk the highlight of your dog’s day, giving them a chance to play, socialise, exercise and explore new sights and smells.

Safe and fun local dog walks

Your dog’s safety is always our top priority which is why we never walk large groups of dogs at one time. 

We want your dog to experience a fun-filled walk whilst under constant supervision, without being bombarded by lots of big dogs! 

We’ll match your dog with a doggie friend who is suitable in age, size and playability.

Our fully trained, trusted dog walkers are experts at tailoring each walk to your dog’s individual needs and will reinforce any training or routines that you already have in place.

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Dog boarding you can trust

When you’re going away on holiday, the last thing you want to worry about is whether your dog is safe and happy without you. 

If you can’t bear the idea of leaving your dog in kennels then our home-from-home dog boarding service offers the comforts and fuss of a dog lover’s home that’s as good as your own! 

Your dog will be thoroughly pampered and welcomed into a trusted pet sitter’s home as part of the family with your dog’s diet and daily routine maintained throughout your dog’s stay.

How does dog home boarding work?

While you’re away, your dog will be going on a lovely holiday of their own! They will become part of the family and enjoy walks and plenty of individual attention. Dog boarding is perfect for dogs who get on with other dogs and people.

We Love Pets boarders are not just dog sitters – our aim is to fully integrate your dog into the life of our family during their time with us.

For your peace of mind, our home pet boarders are:

  • Experienced dog owners
  • Licensed by the local authority
  • Fully insured
  • Police checked
  • Trained in canine first aid

Our pet care services

Dog Walkers

We offer our dog walking service throughout the day. Your dog will be walked in a safe open space and will return home, happy and tired. We also provide fresh water, treats and will towel your dog off in wet weather.

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Dog Home Boarding

Our home-from-home dog boarding service is a great alternative to traditional dog boarding kennels. Ideal for when you go on holiday and want your dog to be thoroughly pampered while you’re away.

Dog Day Care

Dog Day Care is a place for your dog to spend the day with a friend, play, exercise and relax in the care of a loving home. While you are at work your dog can enjoy walks, cuddles, naps, training, playtime and plenty of attention.

Cat Sitting

Cat sitting is an ideal service for when you are on holiday and want your cat to stay at home where they are comfortable. We can visit as often as you like to provide fresh water, food, make a fuss and check your house is secure.

Puppy Care

We can help you get through those first few weeks and months when a puppy arrives so that you can go to work without worrying. We'll make frequent visits for regular feeding, cleaning, toilet breaks and lots of fun!

Dog Visits

Our dog sitters provide company and toilet breaks for your dog when you're unable to pop home and let them out. Perfect if you work long shifts or your dog needs medication, frequent feeding or regular trips to the garden.

Small Animal Care

Small animals need holiday care too! We'll either board your pets in a pet carer’s home or make regular visits to your pets in their own home. We look after chickens, hamsters, gerbils, rabbits, guinea pigs, rats, mice or ferrets.

Reptiles and Exotics

All of our staff are trained to handle and care for exotic pets. If you're looking for a specialist to look after your pet snake, bearded dragon, tarantula, or any other exotic pet while you're away on holiday, you need this service.

Pet Sitting

Pet sitting allows you to go away happy in the knowledge that your pets will be well looked after at home where they are comfortable. We'll spend time with your pet, make a fuss, feed and water them, plus clear up any mess.

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Socialisation Walks

If your dog experienced some isolation in lockdown, they might not be as social as pre-pandemic pups. Our socialisation walks are designed to help your dog become comfortable with new stimuli and surroundings, as well as to gradually introduce other dogs and enhance their social skills.

Why choose We Love Pets?

Our dog walks are fun, safe and provide great exercise and mental stimulation for your dogs.


We walk our dogs in groups of no more than four to ensure our dog walkers can always respond to your pet.


All staff are pet first aid trained, insured and DBS checked for your peace of mind.


We always allow extra time between walks to ensure your pet is settled and mud-free when we leave your home.


We’re available 7 days a week, even when your regular pet carer is on holiday or poorly.


We have 24-hour access to emergency vet care, should it ever be needed.


Your pets are in expert hands – we have vet nurses, dog trainers and dog behaviourists on our team who can help.

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Dog Walks
Hour Dog Walking Session for one dog £16.80
Hour Dog Walking Session for two dogs £21.60
30 min Dog Walking Session for one dog £14.40
30 min Dog Walking Session for two dogs £19.20
Individual Dog Walking Session  £24.00
Pet Visits
20 min Pet Visit £10.80
30 min Pet Visit £14.40
Groomer or Vet appointment (per hour) £24.00
Boarding and Daycare
Home Boarding for one dog (per 24 hrs) £40.00
Home Boarding for two dogs (per 24 hrs) £60.00
Daycare for one dog £31.20
Daycare for two dogs


Small Animal Boarding (per 24 hrs) From £14.40
House Sitting (per 24 hrs) £72.00

Please enquire for any other services.

Prices may vary depending on location.

Licensed Boarding number: LN/000015265


What happens next?

Tell us about your pet

Call your local We Love Pets and tell us what you’re looking for.

We’ll arrange a visit

We’ll pop over and meet your pet to check the fit is just right.

You’re all set!

Once you’re happy, we’ll start your pet care services right away.

Book a Service

No Pack Walking Policy

We are passionate about giving your dog a physically demanding, stimulating and above all, safe dog walk which is why we adopt a no pack walking policy as part of our promise to deliver the best pet care possible. 

By walking a maximum of four dogs at one time:

  • We can easily keep a trained eye on all dogs.
  • Safety for dogs and their walkers is kept in check.
  • We can walk dogs who get along together.
  • A good balance of confidence and socialisation is achieved.
  • Smaller groups reduce the risk of illnesses or disease spreading.
  • We can easily stop and pick up any dog poop.


We only ever use regulated dog walkers who are vetted by us personally and background checked too. All dog walkers are pet first aid trained. 

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