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Pet Peeves Of Your Pet Sitter

Pet Peeves Of Your Pet Sitter

Every job has pet peeves.  Pet sitting and dog walking are no different.  We are in a lot of houses every single day so it’s normal that we find things that, if they were different, would make our jobs a lot easier. Continue reading

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A Few Days In The Life Of A Pet Sitter On Vacation

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Vacations are great, but when you’re a business owner – especially a pet sitting business owner, a vacation isn’t a ‘real’ vacation in the true sense of the word.

Yes, I can get away.  I have a fantastic staff who does a great job of holding down the fort while we’re gone but I still have to work.  It’s not like I can completely unplug.

So, how did my recent trip to Vermont go? 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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Trusting Your Pet Sitter

Handing your keys over to a virtual stranger is nervewracking.  You are leaving behind two things that mean the most to you; your home and your pets.  We do our best to alleviate your stress and make things go as smoothly as possible.  We encourage people to check our references to ease their mind.  Despite our best efforts some people are understandably overly nervous, especially the first time their utilize our services.  We understand that and will honor requests from first timers to call them from their home phone during a visit to prove we are actually at their house, or send text updates or even photos of their pets.  The second time they use the service they usually aren’t as nervous and, at some point, we hope that you trust your pet sitter as implicitly as this client does:


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This actually happens more often than you would think.  It makes me proud to know that people trust us enough not only to leave a literal blank check, but their credit card as well – just in case we ever needed to rush their pet to the vet and needed a credit card to pay for it.

So tell me, do you trust YOUR pet sitter enough to leave them a blank check and your Platinum card?  If not, contact us.  We’d be happy to assist you with your pet care and make your next vacation stress free!





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We Want You!

I’ve been getting a lot of inquiries lately from former clients of Four Seasons Professional Pet Sitting in East Greenbush, NY wondering if I knew what happened to their pet sitter. Unfortunately, I don’t. I tried calling, but the phone has been disconnected.

If you are a former client of Four Seasons Pet Sitting and find yourself looking for a new pet sitter, we’d love to have you! We offer vacation pet sitting as well as midday dog walking services. Our team of professional, bonded and insured staff is ready, willing and able to meet all of your pet sitting needs! Simply click on the ‘contact’ button at the top right of this page to get the ball rolling!

Mention you read this blog post and you’ll receive $10 off your first service!

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