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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Coal had always been anxious about storms, and the petsitter was proud that she'd gotten Coal to go outside to go potty during the thunder and lightning (whoops).
A FORMER petsitter who hit his neighbour with a pickaxe handle in a row over a dog has narrowly avoided prison.
Meet your petsitter before booking to be confident in their abilities.
If you work all day, this might mean putting him back in a crate or exercise pen until he is successfully retrained, and hiring a professional petsitter (or arranging with a friend or neighbor) to let him out for a potty break at least once, preferably two or even three times during the day.
And then there's the need for organization and a bit of foresight: Batches of meals will need to be prepared in advance if you plan on traveling and leaving your dog at home with a petsitter.
Hire a petsitter to come in as many times as needed during the day to make sure all your pup's waste ends up outdoors where it belongs.