Tag Archives: Petsitting

Older Pets Make Great Companions

When looking to add a member to your fur family it’s always tempting to look for a puppy or a kitten. And why not, they are cute, cuddly, small, trainable, seems like it would be a no brainer, right? Well what about the thousands of older animals that sit inside of shelters and rescues who […]

Keeping Your Dog Safe During a Walk

People LOVE to get outside with their fur family and getting outside to walk is great exercise for both you and your dog, BUT with great fun comes great responsibility!!! There are a few safety tips to always keep in mind when you troll around town with Trixie! *Start slow.  Start with short walks and […]

Anticipating “The Big One”

Natural Disaster preparedness As residents in beautiful, mostly sunny California, we sometimes get spoiled by the spectacular weather and relative closeness of everything surrounding us. We do have to remember that although we are lucky enough to enjoy the breeze by the ocean, the mountain air, or the snow up in Big Bear, that eventually […]

The Benefits of Microchipping Your Pets

Thanks to microchipping thousands of animals have been safely reunited with their families.  Gone are the days when a simple name tag is enough.  Name tags can fall off, become illegible or sometimes owners may even forget to put collars back on after a pet’s bath.  Even the most responsible of owners sometimes let things […]

Summertime in the Valley!

It’s been a busy summer with Valley Pet Sitting!! It’s hot, it’s sweaty… we’ve even had a little bit of rain! Hooray! I wanted to mention some things to remember as the temperatures rise, and how you can help make sure your animals are comfortable throughout the summertime. First, NEVER leave your dogs in a […]

Supplies and Preparedness

Pet sitting is an interesting business to be in! As Valley Pet Sitting grows, and gets more new business each day, we learn a little bit more with every visit. We’re professionals, make no mistake. But who would have thought we needed to clarify so much? Every day is a learning experience! When we first […]

Meeting and Greeting!

Hello there and WELCOME to the brand spanking new Valley Pet Sitting blog! It’s super fresh, and we’re hoping it will serve as good source of news, helpful tips and hints, and some sitter fun we have along the way. We welcome your comments, and are so excited to have this new outlet to share […]