- First come first served.
- There is a small tent for the cats.
- Please bring vaccination certificates/papers if you have them.
A pet sitting colleague, Shannon Morrow, in NC shared the serious circumstances facing pet parents and their pets in North Carolina. It is definitely challenging but they are staying strong and trying to rebuild their lives. She turned me on to Paws and Claws Aid which is a nonprofit group associated with the Paws and Claws… Continue Reading
This evening begins Chanukkah which will end on December 20th. As a Washington, DC pet sitter, I would like to encourage you to do a quick review so your pets have an enjoyable time during the festival of lights. CHOCOLATE, LATKES, & DONUTS, OH MY! Make sure the foods are placed where curious four footers… Continue Reading
You suddenly need to leave your home with the possibility of never returning. You have less than 30 minutes to literally be out of the house and walking or driving away. If it is a house fire, you may have less than five minutes to secure your animals for travel, make sure all of the… Continue Reading
Yummmmmy, it is pie time. As a DC pet sitter, this is one of my favorite fundraising campaigns. Family and Friends bake your pies for Thanksgiving, you pick them up at a convenient location throughout the area, your guests or family loves them. In the meantime, other cool things happen: 1. If you choose one… Continue Reading
One of the six most preventable cat accidents is a feline injured when hiding in the washer or dryer. I noticed a rash of incidents on Facebook this summer where a kitty was injured when the machine was started while they were inside. It is our worst nightmare! After a friend had a near miss… Continue Reading
Loving Pets is recalling certain snacks due to possible salmonella contamination due to a single finished ingredient obtained from a USA based supplier. Their product is created in small batches and the contamination was discovered by their internal quality assurance team. If you are in possession of the treats, return to the location where it… Continue Reading
As a DC catsitter, there is nothing more distressing than Kitty bringing me a beautiful songbird as a gift. In fact, on our local neighborhood Discussion Board, a neighbor made an announcement that he was picking up any cat entering his yard to protect the songbirds and taking it to the Humane Society. I suggest… Continue Reading
Looking for fun and free things to do in Washington, DC with your dog? Try this one out…. The United States Marine Corps Band plays every Wednesday during the summer months on the West Terrace of the U.S. Capitol Building. It is a great event to bring a picnic, your family or friends and of… Continue Reading
Pet sitters as well as pet parents need to be aware that Blue Buffalo has voluntarily recalled 17 of their 3.5 or 5 oz. Divine Delights and Wilderness Trails Trays due to the quality of the foil seals on the tops of the containers. At this point, there have been no reported pet illnesses due… Continue Reading