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It Takes More Than a Love For Pets

May 27, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

Online dog walking apps and part-time pet sitters are popping up all over the internet, unfortunately, the horror…  Read More »

The Danger of Fake Reviews

May 23, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

The digital age has changed our daily lives in varied and positive ways – computers, cell phones that double as tiny computers, instant communication and a…  Read More »

Professional Pet Care Specialist Tips

Mar 9, 2019   Tracey   Hiring a Pet Sitter

Professional Pet Care Specialists play an important role in the lives of their furry clients. They are friends, trainers, and caretakers. A Professional Pet…  Read More »

Professional Pet Care Specialists and Continuing Education

Mar 7, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

It's always important to never stop learning but this is even truer in pet care services.  A…  Read More »

Benefits of Having a Professional Pet Care Specialist

Mar 5, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

As much as we would like our pets to be with us everywhere we go, not…  Read More »

Pros and Cons of Being a Professional Pet Care Specialist

Mar 3, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

Being a Professional Pet Care Specialist often feels like less of a job…  Read More »

I'm Just a Dog Walker

Jan 28, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

I'm just a dog walker. I've spent countless hours of my own time studying animal behavior, training, nutrition and getting certified in pet first aid/CPR.…  Read More »

Pet Care Specialists and Grief

Jan 21, 2019   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

Grief never gets easier. It's not something that can be learned and you never get accustomed to it. Grief is a pain all its…  Read More »

How to Find a Quality, Professional, Pet Services Provider

Dec 31, 2018   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

As the quote says, “family isn't everything, it's the only thing.” Thankfully, a growing number of…  Read More »

The Dangers of Pet Sitting

Dec 26, 2018   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

Pet sitting comes with many furry and slobbery benefits and rewards, but it also has its share of not often talked about dangers.  The…  Read More »

Kennels vs Pet Sitters

Sep 24, 2018   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

You've earned this vacation! You've worked hard all year to be able to get away and destress. Or maybe your cousin is getting married…  Read More »

Dangers of Online Pet Sitting Apps

Sep 19, 2018   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

In today's society, technology is everywhere we look - from Fitbits to smart phones to Facebook and Instagram to virtual reality and e-commerce, technology…  Read More »

Are you emotionally ready to be a pet sitter?

Sep 17, 2018   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

While compassion fatigue is well documented for veterinarians and rescue workers, not much is mentioned…  Read More »

Anyone can be a Pet Sitter, Right?

Aug 27, 2018   Tracey Aston   Hiring a Pet Sitter

So, you want to be a pet sitter? “I love animals!”  “I have pets of my own!  “I…  Read More »

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