Animals at Home West Leicester

Animals at Home West Leicestershire

Welcome to Animals at Home West Leicestershire. We are proud to provide dog sitting, Dog walking, Cat Care, Dog Home Boarding, Pet Taxi, Pet Sitting and many more Pet Care Services ‘Taking care of your pets the way you do’, to Leicester City Centre, Hinckley, Wolvey, Braunstone, Barwell, Narborough, Wigston, Whetsone, Fleckney, Broughton Astley, Oadby, Glenfield, Sharnford, Sapcote, Lutterworth, Kirby Muxloe, Groby and others

Hello my name is Melanie.

I offer pet care services to the surrounding areas of Leicester and Leicestershire, taking care of your pets the way you do.

My love for animals and passion for their welfare extends back to my Yorkshire roots, and my upbringing in the Yorkshire countryside.

I spent many happy years as a youngster taking care of sick animals that I had found abandoned. I also dedicated my free time, helping and taking care of the varied animals at my school animal farm. Also helping the school caretaker raise and train his German Shepherd show dogs and puppies.

I have experience owning and raising my own pets, with extensive knowledge in training young dogs and puppies.I am known for having a natural way with animals. Adopting the nickname ‘Ms Dolittle’!

I am an enthusiastic, loyal, hardworking and dedicated to my profession.I have full respect for my client’s pets, as well as understanding the importance of knowing how valuable our beloved pets are to us.

My qualifications and training include:
City & Guilds professional, expert, dog walking and observation qualification.
Purina pet nutrition qualification.
Qualified vet training, with handling various pets in various situations.
Administration of medication.
Safe transportation in a fully equipped pet taxi/ambulance.
Level 2 First Aid Trained.

My Services include:
Dog Walking
Cat Care Visits
Puppy Care Visits
Pop Ins
Post Op Visits
Small Holding and Hobby Farm Visits
Accompanied Vet Visits (with the pet owner present)
Unaccompanied Vet Visits (without the pet owner present)
Home Boarding
Pet Transport
Long Distance Pet Transport

We offer overnight home boarding.

With a ‘5 star’ licence number: CBCAAL/029


Areas Covered

Hinckley, Wolvey, Braunstone, Barwell, Narborough, Wigston, Whetsone, Fleckney, Lutterworth, Kirby Muxloe, Groby

Animals at Home West Leicestershire


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