“If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.” ― Will Rogers
Why Hire A Pet Sitter?
In-home pet sitting has become a preferred option for pet owners who must work long hours, want to travel, or need last minute pet care in the event of an emergency.
In-home pet care is beneficial for pets of all ages, but especially so for older dogs and cats or those suffering from an illness, that are more sensitive to stress.
Why expose your beloved pets to the stress of being uprooted from their homes and normal environment or expose them to illnesses at a kennel?
Studies have shown that pets experience less stress when they can maintain their normal routine and remain around the familiar sights, sounds, and scents of their own home. Most pets, especially cats and dogs, like routine. Using a professional pet sitter will enable your pets to keep their normal eating, playtime, exercise and sleep schedules. Your pet will get consistent and personalized care from one person who knows your pet well. We become quite fond of the pets we care for and treat them like we treat our own pets.
What sounds better after a long flight across the country or an extended hospital stay:
Coming home only to have to leave or ask someone to go pick up your pet from a kennel? or Being greeted at the door by your favorite furry family member?
Pet sitters come to your home and take on the role and responsibility of the caretaker when you cannot be there or when you need assistance in caring for your pet.
Here are some examples of situations where a pet sitter would be beneficial: