Share |
02/24/2012 08:38:21 AM by petsitting   Send Message to petsitting  2397  views, category: Pet shopping guides view all blogs


One big advantage which cat owners have over dog owners is that you can actually leave your kitty and travel for quite awhile if need be.  This doesn’t mean that you are going to abandon it completely but while you are away a cat can be cared for by others.  Usually dogs get too cranky and upset unlike cats who can adjust a little bit better.  Cats love to play and have fun, so make sure that the person you leave your cat with is one who can take care of the pet.  Whether you are leaving your cat to a friend or a relative or you are going to have a cat sitter tend to the job, you need to be sure that the person is fully competent to take care of the pet for you.  This is why when you interview the cat sitter you need to make sure that the following details are well explained and taken into account.

Points to Note When Interviewing the Sitter:

1. The experience, qualifications, references, training, etc. will prove how well the sitter can actually take care of your kitty.  However, remember that if the experience of the sitter is high, then he or she is going to charge you a bit more money than less experienced cat sitters.

2. Ask them what they do in case of an emergency and what their routine is.  You can also ask them what the different types of situations and emergencies are which they have come across and what they have done to take care of the pet.

3. Ask them for license, bond and insurance information as well as other documents which are important.  Ask them what type of an agreement you will need to sign and go through it thoroughly to see what you agree with and what you don’t.

4. If the sitter is from a cat sitting agency, then do a check on it to figure out how reputable and reliable the company is and how they are perceived in the pet services industry.  If they are good at what they do, then surely they will have a good name in the market. 

These are the man points to consider but don’t forget to see how the cat and the sitter actually gel with each other.  Only after seeing this should you decide which cat sitter to hire.

 

 



About the author: Petsitting.com is a matchmaking site that allows pet owners to find local pet care service providers, such as dog trainers, pet sitters, dog walkers, pet waste removal services, pet boarders, pet groomers, doggie daycare facilities and more. Its n... more >>

See something on the Internet that you'd like us to profile in this column? Anything about pet fashion, technology or interesting is good. Send us an email to editors@yeepet.com or leave a comment below.

Share |
No Comments Yet

More Blogs in Pet shopping guides

petsitting's Info 

user
petsitting
Member Since: 10/13/2011
Total Blogs: 82
petsitting's Blogs
profile Most Recent
profile Most Commented
profile Most Viewed
Need FREE advertising for your pet
business and quality backlinks to your pet site?
Join Yeepet Buzz Club or submit your article today!

Search by Keywords

 Sign Up for Newsletters

 Pet Gallery

Featured Bloggers

KapitN KapitN
Los Angeles, CA United States

Blogs posted: 272


HAFowler HAFowler
Peru, NY United States

Blogs posted: 22


Jade07 Jade07
Hollywood, CA United States

Blogs posted: 26


K.T.Riffic K.T.Riffic
Seymour, CT United States

Blogs posted: 321


Latest Local Events

No Events Found