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If you’ve been on this Blog before, you’ve realized by now that we are big advocates for professional pet care, when it comes to looking after your pets while you’re away. In our previous blog post “If everyone’s friends could be reliable pet sitters, we’d be out of business very quickly…“, we’ve explained how, over and Read More…

If everyone’s friends could be reliable pet sitters, we’d be out of business very quickly…

Don’t take the chance! If everyone’s friends could be reliable pet sitters, we’d be out of business very quickly. Thing is, when you leave your friends and family with the responsibility of your dear pets, you risk being without care at the last minute. We see it all the time! When popular vacation times and Read More…

Why Is Your Pet Sitter Not Picking Up the Phone?

You’ve just booked your perfect vacation for the summer. Then it hits you: Who’s going to care for Bella, Thor, or Twilight Sparkle? You’ve heard about professional pet sitters, and the advantages of real care for your pets. You want the full peace of mind a professional can bring, plus all the little perks like Read More…

So, You Want to Be a Professional Pet Sitter? A Paskapoo Reality Check.

Congrats on taking your first steps into the Pet Care Industry! But before you join the select club of self-employed entrepreneurs in the pet industry, let’s confirm: are you sure this is the right path for you? We have found that the general population does not know what professional pet sitting truly is, or the Read More…

Why We Require Daily Pet Sitting Visits For Cats – a Paskapoo Confession

Every now and then, we receive inquiries for cat care where clients request visits that are every other day, every third day, or only once or twice a week. After all, it wouldn’t be the first time that Fluffy is left alone overnight, and nothing happened in the past. It shouldn’t be a problem for Read More…

Top Five Reasons Why Pet Owners are still hesitant to hire a Professional Pet Sitter!

Top Five Reasons Why Pet Owners are still hesitant to hire a Professional Pet Sitter! Lots of Pet Owners look into hiring a Professional Pet Sitter but stop before signing up their beloved pet. Why do some still hesitate? Here’s the top five reasons we run into, and why we think you need to consider Read More…

Your Professional Pet Sitter Can Do That?!

Your Professional Pet Sitter can do that?! When you are away on vacation or at work, you trust your professional pet sitter for the care of your pets. But did you know that beyond pet sitting and dog walking, your professional pet sitter can do much more for their clients? Here’s a list of things Read More…

Preparing for Your Professional Pet Sitter Before Leaving On Your Vacation – A Paskapoo How-To

Your flights and hotels are booked and you can’t wait to leave for that long-awaited vacation… Here’s what your professional pet sitter wants you to do before you board the plane or hit the road! Make sure your pets are healthy and up to date in their shots. It is very important to update your Read More…

Summer Day Camps for Young Animal Lovers in Calgary!

Do you have a little animal lover at home? Does your daughter dream of becoming a veterinarian? Or does your son wish to keep a tadpole as a pet?   There are several options in Calgary offering summer Day Camps for the next Dog Whisperer or Doc McStuffins! 1- Veterinary Camps at the Faculty of Veterinary Read More…

Should You Hire a Student as a Pet Sitter?

A few days ago, news media reported a tragic incident in Gilbert, Arizona. A family going away during a school break in October 2016 left their four dogs in the care of a nineteen-year-old student. The student came once to pick up the payment and then left the dogs unattended, trapped in their crate with Read More…