This blog provides inspiration, education, and information to help create and maintain successful connections between pet sitters and their clients for the good of their pets. It also provides information about pet care and the field of pet sitting that will benefit pet sitters, owners, vets, and all pet lovers.
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This one incident made me think they weren't so great! I had a wonderful pet sitting client with six cats and two dogs. She lived in the country (sort of) and had a lot of land. Her cats were indoor/outdoor cats. Sometimes she'd be gone for a few days or more with the dogs and would leave the cats in my care. Because she wanted the cats to go outside at their will she installed a nice cat door on the side of the house. With the door, the cats could come in and out of the base
Advanced preparation for out-of-the-ordinary situations is a must in the pet sitting world It was my second full winter as a professional pet sitter, and a solo sitter at that. The forecast called for snow and lots of it. A blizzard! I wasn't too stressed about it because I only had one client scheduled so I knew that I wouldn't have to figure in extra time to get from one client's home to the next. I could take my time to and from my client's home should the need arise due
This is what I did. Maybe it will help other pet sitters as well! Since pet sitters are people on the go and daily driving to various houses to provide stellar pet care, they have to be prepared for unexpected things. They can't keep running home to get something if a situation arises, so it is best to have what they need in their cars. Early on in pet sitting, I learned from other sitters that it was important to have a "Go" bag in my car with necessary supplies and material
A FUN WAY TO SHARE WHO YOU ARE WITH YOUR CLIENTS AND THE WORLD! There are so many awesome professional pet sitters around. They humbly, faithfully, and quietly work every day to make the lives of pets joyful while their owners are away. Pet sitting will always be near and dear to my heart and I love supporting other pet sitters in words and sometimes in deeds too. As the one who is in charge of this blog, I have decided to help those who are professional pet sitters by offeri
10 questions that help you decide if it is time to say goodbye to a business you've given your heart to. "There is a time for everything and a season for every activity under the heavens"(Ecclesiastes). Notice it says "everything" and "every activity" so that means we can comfortably put the profession of pet sitting under the heading of "everything". You've put your heart and soul into creating your pet sitting business, and you've worked hard for a long time to get it where