Category Archives: "Cat Sitting"

London house sitting
12 Oct, 2021

London house sitting – London calling!

Many long term housesitters and petsitters will tell you they love either rural housesits or city housesits. London house sitting can have a remarkable draw for both types of housesitter. Housesitting in London offers a fantastic diversity of experiences, including and most importantly pet care, for animal lovers, and an exciting urban setting.  Read on […]

cat sitter
20 Sep, 2021

Find local catsitters to cat sit for your pets

If you own cats you will be used to finding local catsitters to cat sit or at least feed them when you are away from home. As a petowner you know the responsibilities involved, in regular feeding and maintenance routines for pets like cats. While local petsitters are one solution they may not be your […]

orange cat
30 Aug, 2021

Orange cat varieties – Why they are special?

As any pet owner and especially cat lover will tell you each breed of cat has a particular personality. But not many people will tell you that a cat’s colour will influence its personality. However, one vet quoted in the National Geographic magazine said exactly that. Whether you are a cat lover, catsitter or a […]

are all orange cats male
30 Aug, 2021

Are all orange cats male? Things to consider

Many of our housesitters and petsitters send us photos for our funny pet photo competitions. In addition we get all kinds of ginger cat descriptions and names from our pet owners when they post petsitting assignments. So it was no surprise when at Housesit Match we realised that a lot of the orange cats featured […]

an ideal petsitter
1 Jul, 2021

What to look for in an ideal petsitter

As a pet owner you may find that you need to be away from home from time to time. And so likely you will want to find an ideal petsitter to care for your pets in their own home. Whether you are going away for a long time, or you are just thinking about trying to […]

London home
1 Apr, 2021

London home: Make the most of a move to the capital

If you live in the UK perhaps at one time or another you may have travelled to London. You may have visited for pleasure, to visit family or indeed for work. Living in London can be a rather diverse experience. Every borough of the capital has a unique personality, some feel positively villagey and others […]

choosing a petsitter
29 Mar, 2021

Choose a petsitter – Top tips on the best approach

Petowners all over the world occasionally face the challenges of how to choose a petsitter. It can be a tough decision to leave your cat or dog behind if you have to go away. And of course you want them cared for as well as possible, ideally in their own home. Here are some top […]

cat owner top tips
12 Jan, 2021

7 Cat owner top tips for cleaning your home

Keeping a house clean with pets living in can be a challenge.  And each type of pet presents its own particular challenge. Here are the best cat owner top tips to help you keep your home clean. 7 Tips every cat owner needs to know for keeping your house clean  Whenever the word pet is […]

9 Nov, 2020

7 Tips to Get Your Cat Petsitter ready

Getting ready to go away somewhere lovely? Then if you have pets you’ll be planning for a pet sitter. And if you are going to leave your cat with a pet sitter, you should prepare your fluffy friend for this moment to eliminate unpleasant consequences. Here are 7 top tips to help you get cat […]