5 Things Your Pet Sitter Needs to Know About Your Pet
Pet Sitter Hiring Guide

5 Things Your Pet Sitter Needs to Know About Your Pet

by Craig Sutton  •  May 13, 2016
You’ve been on vacation for a week. You’re prepared to continue exploring the city you’re visiting when you receive a call in your hotel room. The hotel staff has connected you to your pet sitter and they explain that your dog is extremely sick. They sitter says your furry best friend is vomiting uncontrollably and that she won’t stop growling. The dog sitter is upset and doesn’t know what to do. You momentarily panic, and then ask the sitter what they fed the dog within the last several hour...
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What to Pay a Pet Sitter
Pet Sitter Hiring Guide

What to Pay a Pet Sitter

by Danica T  •  September 21, 2015
What do you do when you have no idea what to pay a pet sitter? The very first step is to figure out what services you actually need. By doing this, you can get a more realistic idea on what price you should be negotiating. Ask yourself the following questions...
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How to Choose a Great Dog Walker
Pet Sitter Hiring Guide

How to Choose a Great Dog Walker

by Kathy Green  •  February 27, 2014
The easy part is done--you have decided for your dog's well-being to hire a dog walker. Now you have the tough task of choosing just the right one! So what are the criteria you should use to make the right decision? Here are a few questions you should ask before hiring any dog walker: Is the business licensed and/or bonded? Many dog walkers do not have bonding but they usually do have insurance. If your dog walker has bought this they are usually going to be a trustworthy partner for you...
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43 Questions for a Pet Sitter Interview
Pet Sitter Hiring Guide

43 Questions for a Pet Sitter Interview

by Kathy Green  •  March 25, 2013
General Background of Candidate Can you describe your philosophy of raising animals? Have you had pets of your own? What are your hobbies and interests? What do you consider to be your greatest strengths? What do you consider to be your weaknesses? What are your most significant accomplishments? Do you have a current position and why do you want to leave? What are your expectations for your next position? What are your long-range goals? Attitudes Towards Pets and Pet Care Knowledge Why di...
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