Category Archives: "Pet-sitters"

15 May, 2024

Dog House Sitting: How to Keep Pets Safe and Happy

Any pet owner or sitter caring for pets knows the importance of routine and managing the pets’ well being. When dog house sitting the sitter must be particularly in tune with the pet’s needs, biorythmns and the owner’s instructions. Read on to learn our guide to successful dog and house minding. Dog House Sitting: How […]

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11 May, 2024

Dog Behavior: Best Tips for a Well-Behaved Pet

If you are considering becoming a pet owner or more especially a dog owner you need to plan for and consider how to encourage and train for good dog behaviour, to enjoy a well-behaved pet. Read on to learn our top tips for dog training and developing manageable pet habits in your dog. The ABCs […]

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29 Dec, 2023

Top tips for successful pet minding

The questions we are asked most frequently by new homeowner members of Housesit Match is ‘will housesitters mind pet minding my pets’ and ‘how much does it cost? Well the answer is yes they love pets and would be happy to care for them as your pet sitters and it wont cost anything after you’ve […]

19 Nov, 2023

In-House Dog Sitters: 22 DOs and DON’Ts Meeting a New Dog

In-house dog sitter Kelly Hayes-Raitt shares the tips she’s picked up greeting hundreds of dogs around the world. In-House Dog Sitters: 22 DOs and DON’Ts for Successfully Meeting a New Dog #22 Will Rock Your Dog-Sitting World! By Kelly Hayes-Raitt When you are an in-house dog sitter, you need to establish your relationship with your […]

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29 Sep, 2023

Vet Matthew Bayliss: Tips for rabbit sitters on rabbit care

If you are a pet owner who loves rabbits you may have hired or asked rabbit sitters to care for your pets. We asked Vet Matthew Bayliss to help us prepare a top tips blog for anyone looking after rabbits. The article highlights habits that rabbits are good at using for hiding their illness, and […]

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5 Sep, 2023

9 Tips When House Sitters Oversee Staff

Veteran house sitter Jill Shelton spills her secrets for when house sitters oversee staff. Read her fascinating blog drawn from extensive personal experience to learn her top tips for other housesitters. 9 Tips When House Sitters Oversee Staff One of the more unique experiences I’ve had house sitting during the last 12 years, is where […]

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11 Aug, 2023

Good Alternative to Kennels: House-Sitting

Every pet owner worries about what to do with their pet when they leave home for either a holiday or for a work trip.  In this article we share with you some ideas on a good alternative to kennels for your pet safe keeping. Seeking an alternative to kennels Meet Caspian. He’s a two year […]

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1 Jul, 2023

Dog-Sitters Needed..?

Every dog owner thinks about holiday dog sitters. Sometimes the thought and planning for dog sitters needed to care for domestic pets comes before the holiday details. In this article we consider the dog-sitting options for dog owners. Dog-sitters needed One Sunday last summer HouseSit Match attended the Cranbourne Companion Dog Show, in Berkshire, UK. […]