Posts Categorized: Pet Services

Grieving the Loss of a Pet

When we lose a beloved animal family member, often times people are left to deal with the enormous loss privately because they do not have people in their lives that understand the level of grief that they are experiencing. After losing my beloved dog, I felt very confused by the raw, painful emotion I was… Read more »

Holiday Pet Safety Tips

We want to include our fur family in the holiday festivities, but as you celebrate this holiday season, here are a few tips to insure your pet’s safety! Holiday Plants to Be Aware of….  Holly, when ingested, can cause pets to suffer nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Mistletoe can cause gastrointestinal upset and cardiovascular problems. And many varieties… Read more »

Gratitude.

As we’re coming to the close of summer season, the Affinity Team is deep in pet sitting busyness.  You see, while school is out and most of the country is vacationing with their friends & families, we have the privilege of caring for their furry families and homes. Even when we have 14 hour days,… Read more »

Advantages of Hiring a Pet Sitter

For pet owners, in-home pet sitting provides a unique alternative to boarding facilities or relying on family or neighbors to check on pets.  Pet sitters come to the home daily and pets are able to keep their regular routines for meals, walks, medication and one-on-one care and attention.  Many pet sitters offer the option of… Read more »

The Journey

Charlotte Pearce

Most people look forward to Fridays, they wake up Saturday ready for some R&R, some play or even a weekend getaway.  By Sunday afternoon the heaviness sets in, Monday is weighing heavy on their souls, the dread of another work week, they go back to the grind and look forward to Wednesday, hump day, then… Read more »