How to choose a pet sitter? While there’s nothing wrong with hiring a neighbor or a friend to watch your pets, these tips are for people who are looking to hire a professional.
Each pet has different needs, and every pet sitter has different strengths so it’s about finding the right match. I own a professional dog sitting business in Fargo, N.D., and I can tell you that not all pet sitters are the same. Some are very good at what they do. Others are quite lazy. Others employ a bunch of college kids who may or may not be reliable.
Here are some tips on how to choose a pet sitter.