With more than 60 percent of households owning at least one pet, finding reliable pet care is likely a concern. Pet care directories make it easy for anyone to post a profile advertising pet sitting services so it is important for pet owners to make sure they are hiring a professional pet sitter.
Pet owners should understand that pet sitting is a professional career and professional pet sitters offer peace of mind that other pet care options can not. Pet sitting goes beyond simply feeding and checking on pets. Professional pet sitting services include dog walking, care of special needs pets and pet transportation as well as basic pet care. They also look after your property to make sure your home is safe and secure. Professional pet sitters are committed to providing the best quality in home pet care. They are professional, experienced, insured, bonded business owners in your community.
When interviewing a potential pet sitter pet owners should make sure they have the experience for all your pet’s needs, are trained in pet first aid, are insured and bonded, can provide client and other professional references, are background checked, use a pet sitting contract and that they are a member of a professional and educational organization. This will ensure you are hiring a real professional pet sitter.