If work or travel will keep you away from your pets, you’ve likely considered various pet care options. More and more pet owners are using the services of professional pet sitters to take advantage of the benefits that in-home pet care can provide:

  • Pets are happier and experience less stress at home
  • Diet and exercise routines are uninterrupted
  • Travel trauma for both owner and pet is eliminated
  • Eliminates hassle of specific drop off and pick up times
  • Pet’s exposure to illness is minimized
  • Untrained or unwilling friends/family/neighbours need not be called
  • In-home professional pet care provides added peace of mind
  • Added security for the home through house check services

Barkly and Mew Pet Care Services

  • Is bonded and insured and provides proof of a clean criminal record
  • Is Pet First Aid and CPR certified
  • Has experience caring for pets
  • Provides a contract for describing services, fees and insurance details
  • Visits the home before the first assignment to meet the pet and get detailed information about their care
  • Takes precautions to protect the client’s privacy
  • Conducts business with honesty and integrity and observes all federal, provincial, and local laws pertaining to business operations and animal care
  • Has a veterinarian on call for emergency services
  • Has a published list of fees that cover the most common pet-care requests. Fees for special services may be worked out on a case-by-case basis
  • Is a Certified Professional Pet Sitter (CPPS)
Pet Sitters International

Why Choose a PSI Pet Sitter?

Pet Sitters International is the world’s largest educational association for professional pet sitters. PSI members have access to the most extensive and helpful slate of benefits and affiliate programs in the industry. Each of these programs has a direct positive influence on the quality of service that you and your pets receive from a PSI pet sitter.