In the wake of the global lockdowns, a surge in puppy adoptions became a heart-warming trend as people sought companionship during isolating times. Fast forward to today, and this canine companionship boom’s consequences are reshaping how we approach holiday plans. Recent news reports have shed light on the growing demand for house sitters, driven by… Continue reading The Lockdown Puppy Effect: Fuelling the Rise in Demand for House Sitters
Leaving your home in the hands of strangers can be a nerve-wracking experience, but with the right precautions and considerations, finding reliable house sitters can be a game-changer. Whether you’re jetting off for an extended vacation or need someone to keep an eye on things while you’re away for a weekend, entrusting your home to… Continue reading Unlocking Peace of Mind: A Guide to Finding Reliable House Sitters
We often get asked ‘Why Us’ when we chat with new pet parents. One reason is very simple, we are pet parents too! Which really helps us get to grips with our clients needs. The Home Pet People team recently welcomed Toby the gorgeous cockapoo to the family! He would need to bond with our… Continue reading Cats and Dogs – are they really enemies?
You might be thinking this is a bit of an odd topic for a home sitter to be covering? Believe me, I deliberated about writing it! But the truth is, we are all aware of stories where your pet care just hasn’t lived up to your expectations. And even if you haven’t had this experience,… Continue reading Home Sitter Horror Stories!
Most of us look forward to our holidays but let’s face it – there’s a lot to get ready. Travel plans, accommodation, holiday shopping, packing, it can feel like you need a break before you’ve even begun! With so much to think about, getting your home ready for a pet sitter can feel like an… Continue reading 4 Top Tips to Prepare for Your Home Sitter