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Dog Kennel and Cat Boarding Alternatives

Published on July 3, 2017 by in Blog

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It’s summer. Everyone’s on vacation, and now it’s your turn, too. But, the dogs can’t go with you. What will you do? You have a business trip. You’re busy right up to the time you have to leave. The pets need care. What are the choices? While there are many kennel choices in Boise, let’s […]

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Good News for pet owners in these new Meridian and SW Boise subdivisions: Sky Mesa Subdivision, Meridian, ID 83642 Tuscany Subdivision, Meridian, ID 83642 Hazelwood Subdivision, Boise, ID 83709 Rock Hampton Subdivision, Boise, ID 83709 Reflection Ridge Subdivision, Meridian, ID Kingsbridge Subdivision, Meridian, ID 83642 Century Farm Subdivision, Meridian, ID 83642 Blue Meadows Subdivision, Boise, […]

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Snowmageddon 2017

Published on January 13, 2017 by in Blog

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The first two weeks in 2017 were the snowiest in 30 years in Boise. It snowed, and rained, and then the snow melted, and created ice, and slush! When we thought it was over, the cycle started again. It was crippling. Cars were getting stuck in the deep snow. There were 5 consecutive snow days […]

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I am writing to tell you all about a true story involving a topic none of us like to talk about, but we must….death. Your death. Read on… A year ago, I met a lovely new client. I’ll call her Mary. Mary was a single woman who retired from a wonderful professional career. She chose […]

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We are celebrating our 13th year in business this year! It’s hard to believe we’ve been around this long. The years have flown by.  I started the business in 2003. I never intended for my business to be anything but me. Now were are 24 employees strong and growing! It has been an exciting ride […]

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Top Five Dog Dangers on Thanksgiving

Published on November 23, 2015 by in Blog

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As a dog owner, you must be hyper aware of all the things that could harm your dog. During walks, you carefully watch that you dog doesn’t eat anything off the ground, and in your backyard, you use the best dog fence possible to keep your dog from getting lost. When holidays come around, there […]

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We work hard to exceed our clients’ expectations and take excellent care of the pets entrusted to us. Client feedback is important to us as we want to know how we are doing. More importantly, feedback is important to potential clients looking for a pet caregiver. Some clients have never used a professional pet sitter, […]

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Will You Be There for Us?

Published on September 18, 2015 by in Blog

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The one word answer is ‘Yes!’ Our purpose for being is to be there for you and your pets! Recently, we have had calls from clients of several other solo pet sitters. While the clients love their pet sitters, they are often stunned to find out, usually right before their vacation that their sitter has […]

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What’s Your Back-up Plan?

Published on June 20, 2015 by in Blog

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You are getting ready to take off on your vacation. Plane tickets purchased, time off from work arranged, vacation clothes purchased and packed, pet care arranged.  Your pets are members of the family, so you’ve arranged for a professional pet sitter to come in several times each day to care for them. You’ve been getting […]

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At The Pet Sitter of Boise, LLC, we realize that owning pets is not a one size fits all proposition. While we would like to think that leaving your pets at home and having one of our wonderful pet sitters is the best, this simply isn’t best for every pet. Sometimes, after reviewing a potential […]

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and so, you’ve found us!  The Pet Sitter of Boise.  Your pets will be taken care of for Valentine’s Day weekend!  Whew!  Now onto the next most important being in your life, your significant other.  Need an idea for a romantic getaway weekend near Boise, Idaho? Don’t worry; […]

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Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Published on October 30, 2014 by in Blog

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Halloween is here!   The big night is fun for so many kids as well as adults. Treats, scares and screams and that all too familiar chorus of “Trick or Treat”!!! However this evening can stress your pets out big time. The loud noises, the screams from outside and the never ending door bell ringing […]

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Please Keep Your Pets Safe

Published on October 27, 2014 by in Blog

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Do Not Leave Your Dog in Your Car This Summer This is a topic that always requires revisiting. Despite the many public service announcements, deaths and accidents due to leaving pets and kids in cars, this is always on the burner and there is still need to raise awareness. Why do people not understand the […]

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Protecting your Dogs from Rattlesnakes

Published on April 13, 2014 by in Blog

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Before you venture out with your best canine pal in tow to take in the sights and sounds and thrill of the Boise Foothills hiking trails, you should know more about rattlesnakes and how to keep your dog safe from possibly lethal snake bites. Knowledge is the best preventative measure – so, take that first step. Read […]

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Is pet sitting a new concept for you? You are not alone! We talk to many people each day looking for alternatives to friends and family, kennels, or bring pets along on vacations. While these options may be fine, my goal here is to educate you on why a professional pet sitter might be the […]

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Benefits of In-Home Pet Sitting

Published on April 4, 2014 by in Blog

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As the summer months quickly approach, you might find yourself day-dreaming about spending a few lazy days on white sandy beaches or maybe you picture yourself sipping those fancy umbrella drinks on board a cruise ship headed for the Bahamas.  We all need to get away sometimes but if you have pets, the vacation planning […]

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Walk Your Dog, Change his Life

Published on March 26, 2014 by in Blog

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Is your dog walked daily by you or a dog walker?  Have you thought about the benefits? Well, even if you have a big back yard with plenty of room for Fido or Fifi to run in, that is simply not enough.  Your dog should be walked daily, here’s why. Daily dog walks provide many […]

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You Might Love Being a Pet Sitter If:

Published on February 10, 2014 by in Blog

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You don’t mind wet tongues on your face, fur on your clothes, or cats in your lap. Let’s face it, when we’re around any type of pets (except maybe snakes, lizards, or fish) we are bound to end up with some type of fur on our clothes. This isn’t the end of the world. This […]

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Our company is now going into our eleventh year in business. We are very proud of this and strive to improve continuously, always looking for ways to make the lives of our clients and their pets better. Over the past couple of years, a major decision has been looming. Should we transition from Independent contractors […]

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While out walking dogs, twice in a short span of time I’ve encountered dog tracks and blood on snowy trails in the foothills close to town. The first time we were about halfway done with a five-mile loop when we heard a commotion ahead. Two separate groups of dogs had met up and were all […]

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