House and Pet Sitting FAQs
What Is House Sitting?
What Is A House Sitter's Job?
The main duty of a house sitter is to live in and care for the house. Common tasks include cleaning, pet care, maintaining outdoor spaces, forwarding mail and phone messages, and various odd jobs. Any task that the homeowner and sitter agree on may be included in the house sitter’s responsibilities.
Do House Sitters Help With Pets?
Does A House Sitter Sleep At Your House?
Who Pays Utilities When I Hire A House Sitter?
What Can A Pet Sitter Do For Me?
Why Do I Need To Hire A Pet Sitter?
What Makes A Good Pet Sitter?
Reliability & trustworthiness
Good customer service skills
Interpersonal communication skills
Highly detail-oriented personality
Patience with animals
How Do I Find Good Pet Sitters?
2) Ask pet owners you trust for recommendations.
3) Check the credentials of potential pet sitters.
4) Make sure potential sitters can meet your pet’s needs.
5) Compare rates charged by qualified pet sitters.