Did you realize that you can make over $500 a month dog sitting? As a pet sitter in Seattle, I’ve learned a few things along the way to make dog sitting more profitable and fun. Here are my best tips on how to start offering dog sitting services on the side to make extra money.
Dog Daycare Tips
Dog day care facilities are places where your dog can go during the day to have fun and not be stuck at home alone. It’s more than just pet sitting -- because your dog is interacting with other dogs and other people. It's a wonderful way to socialize your dog! See what dog daycare is like and what you can expect, how it compares to leaving your dog home alone, the pros and cons of dog day care, questions you should ask before you sign up your pup, and all of the fun places you can take your dog for the day -- with or without you. (Even how to become a dog sitter and make your own professional dog business cards.) Dog daycare is one of those things that makes having a dog easier!
No, these aren’t business cards for your dog. (Well, I guess they could be if you wanted them to be — if your dog is that popular at the dog park!) These are business cards for dog lovers. I can think of lots of ways that these cards could be useful.
Most people who have children have probably taken their kids to some form of daycare. Have you ever thought about taking your dog to daycare? Doggie daycare is a place that your dog can go to have fun during the day and not be stuck at home alone. It’s more than just pet sitting.
Here’s a list of all the fun places you can take your dog — for a day, a few days, or on vacation!
A well-socialized dog will be much more relaxed in the world and less likely to have unwanted behaviors. Socializing your dog — as a puppy — is definitely a win-win for both you and your dog!
Here are the symptoms and treatments for kennel cough — what to look for, how to prevent it, and how to treat it.
Have some extra blue painters tape lying around the house? If so, and you’ve got pets, then you just might find the following ‘painter’s tape tips for people with pets’ post helpful… if not hilarious.