Love animals? A UNIQUE alternative to other pet care franchises. The first and only pet sitting and dog walking company to franchise in Australia, Lonely Pets Club has been operating since 2003 and already has many thousands of members. A fantastic lifestyle choice for business minded pet lovers. It does not matter where you live; there are pets everywhere! Work with Animals in your local area By owning your own dog walking and pet care business, you will enjoy a low stress, active and rewarding lifestyle choice and get to work with animals. Lonely Pets Club is the first and only pet sitting and dog walking company to franchise in Australia.