Share Your Organization's Message with Dog Lovers

**OUR 2020 SEASON IS FILLED - check back in November for 2021 openings.**

Welcome to the Dog Walking Club! We are very excited to have you join us as a Charitable Partner for our 2020 season.

This is a unique opportunity to get your nonprofit's message seen by engaged dog lovers throughout New Hampshire. If you are already registered for the 2020 season, please go directly to the Questionnaire section below.

The It Takes a Village Dog Walking Club was launched in December 2018 as a community outreach project of It Takes a Village Pet Care located in Barrington, NH. The goal of the Club is to offer a safe and fun environment that allows dog lovers from surrounding communities to get exercise, meet new friends and learn something new.

2019 in Review

2019 was a great year! The club grew to just under 700 members, hosted over 20 outings and attracted over 150 members to events. In addition, feedback from our 2019 member survey, showed the following:

  1. 48% of members surveyed attended between 1-3 walks.
  2. Members who did not attend a walk in 2019 said it was due to their busy schedules.
  3. Outings were rated from Enjoyable to Great.
  4. Of the expert topics presented, dog training rated the highest and was the most requested for 2020 topics.
  5. Members also offered feedback on topics, outings, and experts they would like to see in 2020. Our marketing strategy for this year is based around these recommendations.

Join us for 2020 as a Dog Walking Club Charitable Partner.

What’s New for 2020?

Based on member feedback, and our company goal of giving back, the It Takes a Village Dog Walking Club is partnering with three NH-based, industry non-profits to help raise funds for their missions and create outreach about their organizations. In a poll of 10 different organizations, members chose ElderPet in Durham, Mary’s Dogs in Northwood, and Granite State Dog Recovery in Manchester.

All the exciting details for 2020 are included below:

  • Marketing/PR Strategy
  • List of What to Provide/Deadlines
  • Dog Walking Club Guidelines
  • Expert Registration Form
  • Expert Release

Marketing/PR Strategy

The Dog Walking Club attracts members from NH, ME, MA and CT. However, the bulk of our promotional efforts for 2020 will target the NH Seacoast inland to Concord and from Manchester up to Southern Maine.

It Takes a Village Pet Care is a well-respected company in the communities we service. Our more than 39, 5-star reviews on Google attest to this. Association with our brand communicates trust, respect, compassion and professionalism. In addition, I have over 20 years’ experience in marketing and PR, 16 years of which I owned my own marketing firm.

CLICK HERE for an outline of our extensive marketing strategy to reach dog owners/lovers (your target market) about the Dog Walking Club and your company!


This attached list will outline important due dates you must meet in order to fully maximize your opportunity as a Dog Walking Club Expert. Failure to send us the required information in a timely fashion could result in missed marketing opportunities and possible forfeiture of future Expert invitations.

Club Guidelines

For the enjoyment and safety of all members and their dogs, please observe the attached guidelines.

The goal of the Dog Walking Club is to bring dog lovers together in a community atmosphere for exercise, fresh air and to meet new friends. This club is all about dogs and owners having a relaxed and enjoyable walk. To avoid any misunderstandings the group guidelines are listed below. If you join a walk it is assumed that you have read and agree to these guidelines as well as agree to act accordingly.

Registration Forms

Expert Registration Form & Release

Charitable Partner Questionnaire

Please complete and submit the questionnaire below 15 days prior to your featured months.

The following form asks questions about your organization so that we can share your message and charitable efforts with Club members.

Step 1 of 4

  • Please copy and paste your bio here. This will be edited as needed for space.
  • Please copy and paste your organization's write-up here. This will be edited as needed for space.

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