Best Of Buddies is a friendly company that believes in supporting other pet professionals. Here is a selection of other trustworthy and experienced individuals/companies, who we have gotten to know and use over the years. These recommendations are provided as a convenient reference for dog owners seeking local dog professionals and it remains solely the owner's responsibility to screen any individuals/companies to verify their qualifications and determine their suitability. All recommended businesses are independently owned and operated. Best Of Buddies does not guarantee any services provided by the individuals/companies and cannot be held liable for claims or damages arising from services rendered or from agreements between owner and individual/company.


Avon Dog Services is owned and operated by Adam Daines, a full UK member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers, member of the Pet Professional Guild and a Victoria Stilwell Positively Dog Trainer. Whether it’s basic training, a certain behaviour you’d rather live without, or professional guidance on how to get your training back on track, look no further. As a dog trainer and behaviourist, Adam and team offer dog training classes, behaviour sessions, basic training and home visits. Avon Dog Services has been established since 2010.

Michele Marshall is a qualified canine massage therapist, a member of the Association of Complementary Animal Therapies and is also fully insured. Canine remedial massage is a highly skilled, safe, non-invasive, drug-free therapy, suitable for both the young, active and fit dog as well as the older, less mobile dog. Massage can also release trigger points – the sensitive points in muscles which can radiate or refer pain to other parts of the body.   It can be very beneficial in alleviating pain associated with orthopaedic issues and also as part of a recovery programme post-surgery. Massage therapy requires veterinary consent. 

Let’s Go Walkies is a dog care business based in Malmesbury run by Becca Adkins. Alongside group dog walks, Becca also offers home boarding, where your dog stays in her home whilst you are away on a weekend trip or holiday. Let's Go Walkies is licensed for home boarding with Wiltshire Council with 3 stars. Full pet business insurance is held including public liability and Becca is canine first aid trained.


ScraggleWags is a dog walking and pet care business offering hour long group walks in Bath, Bradford On Avon, Trowbridge, Hilperton, Holt and other surrounding areas. They also offer pet visits for when you're away from home for small pets. They are fully insured, DBS checked, up to date with canine first aid and dog law. All team members have also qualified in levels 1,2 and 3 in canine behaviour and body language. Founder Charlotte Branch is also a qualified dog trainer. 


Sprocket & Friends offers dog walking & pet services in Bath and surrounding areas. Rebecca Marsh is fully insured, qualified in Canine First Aid & Emergency Care, as well as levels 1-3 Dog Body Language training and DBS checked. With her sidekick, Sprocket the cockerpoo, they strive to give your dog the best care and make every walk sociable and fun for them, come rain or shine!

Sophie's Dog Walks offers a reliable & professional dog walking service in Bath. Sophie is fully insured, DBS checked, qualified in canine first aid and level 2 dog body language & training. Sophie provides exciting one hour walks that will provide stimulation and exercise. 


Muddy Paws Bath is run by Claire Hawkes, who is an experienced dog walker and qualified dog trainer. Whilst Claire is raising her young family, she is not actively walking dogs at the moment, but is available for dog training. Get in touch for more information. Muddy Paws Bath is also a supplier of Nutriment raw food and natural treats.