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Pet Sitting And Celiac Disease

Since May is Celiac Awareness Month I’d like to talk to you about pet sitting and Celiac Disease.  Those aren’t two things you’d expect to hear in the same sentence, are they?  For those of you who are not familiar with Celiac Disease let me explain.  Celiac disease is a digestive disease which damages the small intestine.  It interferes with the absorption of nutrients from food.  People with Celiac cannot tolerate gluten which is a protein found in wheat, barley and rye.  Symptoms vary greatly so many times Celiac is misdiagnosed. Continue reading

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When The Pet Sitter Takes A Vacation

 Key West

We just returned from a much needed week away.  We went to one of our favorite places on the planet; Key West, Florida.  This was my fourth time going to Key West and I don’t know that I will ever tire of it.  If you’ve never been, I highly recommend it.  Key West’s mottos is “Key West; Where The Weird Go Pro”.  Everyone is so laid back and friendly.  We stay at the Key West Bed and Breakfast every time.  I can’t say enough good things about the house and the people that run it. Continue reading

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Why Does My Pet Sitter Need A Key?

There’s nothing like meeting with a client and when we get to the part about whether they have a key for us we’re met with the deer in headlights blank stare.  Often times people say they don’t have a spare or they don’t even know where the key is because they never lock it (we’ll cover that in another blog post).  Many times clients want to provide us with their garage door opener or code to the keypad as our sole means of entry.  We’re happy to enter/exit through whichever door you prefer and if it’s the garage; that’s fine with us, however, we still require a key. Continue reading

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