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The One Door Your Pet Sitter Doesn’t Want You To Lock!

the one door your pet sitter doesn't want you to lock

 

Did you ever think you’d hear a pet sitter ask you to specifically NOT lock a door?  We are quite particular about keeping your house secure.  If we have a key to it, we prefer to lock it.  I’m also surprised by the number of people who have a knob lock along with a deadbolt and they tell us they only use one or the other.  But if both use the same key why not use them both? Continue reading

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How One Piece Of Tape Can Prevent Headaches

tape dispenser

When we sign up a new client we take copious notes on their pet and house care.  Having over fifteen years of experience we ask a lot of questions and know what types of things could potentially pose a problem.  Locks rank very high at the top of that list of potential problems. Continue reading

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Why Your Pet Sitter Doesn’t Want You To Leave Your Windows Open

Summer is finally here and the weather is beautiful!  With the beautiful weather comes the opportunity to keep your windows open.  Being pet sitters, we worry about this for a variety of reasons. Continue reading

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All Natural Solution To Keep Ants Out Of Your Pet’s Food

It’s that time of year again.  The ants have started descending on any pet food that is left out.  There is a very simple, no cost, all natural solution to keeping ants out of your pet’s food bowls.  What is it? Continue reading

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Why Choose Purrfect Pet Sitting?

10+ years in business badgeYou have a lot of options when it comes to pet care, we get that.  You can beg a friend, neighbor or relative to do it for free.  You can kennel your pet (although sometimes that is more expensive, see this post which compares boarding versus pet sitting).  You can hire the cheapest pet sitter you can find or you can have the neighborhood kid do it, just remember the old adage “you get what you pay for”.  So, why exactly should you hire Purrfect Pet Sitting?

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10 Tips To Help Your Pet Sitter This Summer

Summer is here and vacation season is in full swing!  Following are 10 tips that will help your pet sitter provide the best possible care to your pets and your home while you are away:

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