2. Does the Professional Pet Sitter have experience and feel comfortable caring for and handling animals. Does the Pet Sitter have experience working with the types of animals you have? Is she experienced and feel safe working with horses, farm animals, exotic birds, reptiles and fish?
3. Is the Professional Pet Sitter Licensed & Insured? This is an important consideration. What if damage is done to your property by accident or negligence? Are you covered? Does your pet sitter take their business seriously and act in a professional manner?
4. Do you feel comfortable working with the Pet Sitter. Do you feel your concerns and questions are respected?
5. Does the Pet Sitter respond in a timely manner via text, phone, or email? Of course, she might not be able to get back to you right away. She may be walking a dog, grooming a horse, or at a veterinary appointment. However, it is important that your pet sitter get back to you same day to let you know how your animals are doing and that all is well.