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What do you need to know before pet sitting?
Ask the owner if the pets are used to being alone and for what periods so you can plan accordingly. And always remember, you鈥檙e pet sitting because you love pets, so it鈥檚 only fair you give them all the time and care they need. Pet sitting is not a holiday, it鈥檚 a lifestyle. 8. Know what to expect
Is it safe to pet sit a dog?
To keep yourself safe while pet sitting, you should follow some basic safety rules. Don鈥檛 walk the dog after dark if you are in an unfamiliar area. Don鈥檛 approach the dog while she is eating, even if she has been very friendly with you so far. Be careful when picking up a dog, unless you know for sure that she鈥檚 comfortable with that.
Are You Ready for your first dog sitting job?
You are ready for your first dog sitting job. Taking care of a dog, or any pet for that matter, is a learning experience that is both fun and sometimes frustrating but you will get better after every assignment. As always if you are unsure about anything about the dog while it’s in your care, refer to your local vet for help or assistance.
Do you have to pay in advance for pet sitting?
My child care services were on a strictly prepay basis; and every pet visit or vacation pet sitting booking must be prepaid in full in advance. I state in my contract my refund and cancelled-visits policy. I’ve never had a client complain and wouldn’t change my policy if they did.