Everything You Need to Know About Pet Separation Anxiety
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by Monique Shivers
9h ago
Pet separation anxiety is a common issue that affects many animals, particularly dogs and cats. It can be distressing for both pets and their owners, but understanding the condition and how to treat it can lead to happier, healthier pets. This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know about pet separation anxiety, from symptoms and causes to effective treatment options. What is Pet Separation Anxiety? Separation anxiety in pets occurs when an animal becomes overly attached to their owner and exhibits extreme distress when left alone. This condition is most prevalent in dogs, but c ..read more
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Little friends is Now Merging With Swifto
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by Monique Shivers
2w ago
After an amazing 14 years in service, Terry, the owner of Little Friends who has mostly been behind the scenes, has decided to retire and merge Little Friends with Swifto Dog Walking & Pet Sitting. We notified our team a few days ago, and they are excited about the transition! We want to assure you that every consideration has been made to ensure all of our clients, beloved pets, and Little Friends team are in good hands, and so we’d like to clarify how it will all work! The schedule will remain the same with the same pet sitters and dog walkers Swifto will continue to have the same pet si ..read more
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Five Risks of Leaving Your Cat Alone Over 24 Hours
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
Cats are often seen as independent pets who can easily care for themselves. However, leaving your cat alone for more than 24 hours can be detrimental to their health and well-being. While cats are more self-sufficient than dogs, they still require regular care and attention. Here are five compelling reasons why you should not leave your cats alone for extended periods.   Nutritional Needs and Fresh Water Supply One of the most crucial aspects of cat care is ensuring that your cat has access to fresh food and water. Cats must eat regularly, and their feeding schedule should be maintained ..read more
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Recruiting and Hiring Program for Little Friends Pet Sitting
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by barketing
1M ago
Hiring the most skilled and qualified staff members to work for Little Friends Pet Sitting is non-negotiable. Pet Sitting and Dog Walking Service providers are either ‘solo,’ meaning they only provide services to their clients or use a team of pet sitters and dog walkers. Little Friends has a fantastic team that is put together by a robust recruiting and hiring program and strict criteria to vet potential staff members. Each candidate must fit ALL of our criteria to join our professional team. In this blog, we will go over our specific recruitment criteria and hiring strategies. We want all of ..read more
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Five Secrets No One Told You About Using A Professional Dog Walker vs. Rover or Wag
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
In today’s fast-paced world, where schedules often leave little room for leisurely strolls with our furry friends, the demand for dog walking services has skyrocketed. When it comes to entrusting someone with the care of your beloved pet, deciding between a professional dog walker and app-based services like Rover or Wag can be perplexing. While both options offer convenience, there are crucial distinctions that pet owners should be aware of to ensure the safety and well-being of their canine companions.  Let’s uncover what you need to know before you hire a Rover or Wag pet sitter in Cha ..read more
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Should I Walk My Dog Using A Harness Or A Collar?
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
Walking is great for the dog. It’s simple to understand why. The easiest method for your dog to stay in the loop on all the canine happenings in your neighborhood or local park is to take them on regular walks. They can sniff where other dogs have been and ‘leave their own message’, as dogs use this as their ‘texting’ method. With the necessary gear, walking a dog can be manageable for the owner and safe for the pet. Most dog owners will eventually have to decide whether a collar or a harness is best for walking their dog, whether training a puppy or taking an older dog for a stroll. Both are ..read more
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Why Do Cats Sleep So Much?
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
It is a well-known fact that cats are among the world’s sleepiest animals. If you own a cat, you’ve undoubtedly questioned why your furry companion sleeps for most of its existence. Cats often sleep for 16 hours or more each day, and some of them may even manage 20. So, why do cats sleep for long? This article explores the intriguing world of cat sleep, investigating the scientific principles underlying cats’ tendency for napping and the factors that influence their sleep quality. Understanding Cat Sleep Let’s examine cats’ sleep patterns in more detail before delving into the causes of their ..read more
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Do I Need to Hire a Pet Sitter for Cats? Benefits and Considerations
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
Cats, those enigmatic and independent creatures, have long been cherished as beloved companions. However, as much as they enjoy their solitude, there are times when they need extra care and attention, especially when their humans are away. This is where the question arises: do I need a pet sitter for my cats? In this article, we will delve into the world of cat care services and explore the various reasons why you might want to consider hiring a cat pet sitter, focusing on the benefits they bring to your feline friends. We’ll also provide tips on choosing a reputable cat care service, all whil ..read more
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What Do Dogs Dream About?
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
The adorable sight of a dog twitching, wagging its tail, and occasionally emitting soft barks while asleep has often left dog owners pondering about the mysterious realm of canine dreams. As we watch our furry companions enter deep slumber, a common question arises: What do dogs dream about? Delving into the fascinating world of canine psychology, this article explores the realms of their dreams, possible content, and whether they, like humans, can experience nightmares. Do dogs dream when they sleep? It’s no secret that dogs, like humans, experience various stages of sleep. The most intriguin ..read more
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How Much Do Pet Sitters Cost?
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by Terry Richardson
1M ago
Nationally, pet sitting rates vary from pet care center to pet care center. There are a number of factors that determine what kind of pet sitting rates you’ll pay, and what value you receive for that rate. We’ll discuss what to consider when hiring a pet sitter, what services and amenities to look for in a pet care provider, and how your pet sitting costs might fluctuate from business to business. Pet sitting in Charlotte NC According to a recent article published by the Charlotte Observer, average in-home pet sitting rates can be as much as $140 for an overnight visit. But understanding what ..read more
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