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January 20, 2015

Pet Sitting Tips For Compulsive Licking in Dogs

We have been house sitting in Sydney since we first came to Australia 3 years ago. Our first opportunity came by word of mouth from a recommendation by relatives living in Sydney.  It involved looking after an old labradoodle called Lucy with a tendency to lick herself compulsively while her owners we’re away for any longer […]

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April 19, 2014

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How to Spot Fleas on Dogs

When you housesit as much as Aidan and I do, you’re bound to run into a few pet problems. Kennel cough, digestive issues, cats who take out their anger at the strange housesitters by urinating on the carpet — all of these situations are standard operating procedure for the professional housesitter. You have to be ready […]

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