Why Your Arlington, Camano Island, Marysville & Stanwood Pet Sitter Requires 2 Sets of Keys

Before signing on a new client we often are asked why do you need two sets of working house keys? It allows us to be prepared for the unexpected, with the best interest of your pet as our top concern. The first copy of your key is given to your sitter and the second key [...]

How Can I Tell If My Dog Is Suffering From Heat Stroke?

What Is Heat Stroke? What Are The Signs? What Should I Do to Prevent It? Any hot and humid environment can cause heatstroke in pets such as leaving them in a car, excessive exercise, not providing shade for pets kept outdoors, or being enclosed in an unventilated room. Dogs don’t sweat like humans which means [...]

Know The Risks With Using Retractable Leashes

At a new dog walking client registration meeting I will ask to see where they keep their dog leash. It’s staggering to see just how many dog owners use a retractable leash. While I understand the surface appeal, I wonder how many know of the risks in using one. Squirrels will continue to dart across [...]

What’s A Good Dog Food To Feed My Dog?

From the carb conscious to gluten free, we are constantly thinking about the foods we put in our bodies. After all, our food sustains us, keeps us healthy and helps our bodies run the best they can. Why would you want anything less for your dogs? There are so many dog foods on the market [...]

4 Easy Steps to Giving Pets Insulin Injections

Learning that your pet has Diabetes can be overwhelming for many pet owners. You will need to learn how to manage your pet by keeping his or her blood glucose regulated to avoid spikes and drops. Diabetes typically occurs in older pets yet can still occur in younger pets. The disease itself can't be cured [...]

Taking Care of Kittens 101

For a lot of animals lovers, kittens are pretty much irresistible. With their fluffy little bellies, their big twitchy ears, beaming eyes and adorable button noses, plus their ability to make anything into a toy, what’s not to love? As adorable as they can be they are also a big responsibility. You have to make [...]