pet sitting

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pet′ sit`ting


n.
the act of caring for a pet in its own home while the owner is away.
pet′ sit`ter, n.
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Noun1.pet sitting - the work of a pet sitterpet sitting - the work of a pet sitter; caring for pets in their own home while their owners are away from home
care, tending, attention, aid - the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
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