House Sitters America

House sitting & pet sitting exclusively for the US

The top 5 qualities of a great house and pet sitter

To be a great house and pet sitter, in my opinion, you need to really love pets. Here’s five things to think about when weighing up whether house sitting is for you.


5 important considerations for remote workers looking to house sit

With remote jobs becoming so widely available, many people have used house sitting to become digital nomads.


Tips for creating an effective house sitter profile

Your house sitter profile should showcase your personality, house sitting experience, and skills for caring of homes, pets, and gardens/plants. It is a fabulous first impression.


The do's and don'ts of leaving your pet with a house sitter

Did you know that 80% of pet owners would feel less guilty if they know they are leaving their pets with a pet sitter?


House sitting exotic pets: Meeting the needs of unconventional animal companions

For the last six years, I’ve been pet sitting so people can travel and be assured their precious pets and homes are going to be taken care of.


What to do if you have a pet-related emergency

Having pets is a responsibility sometimes requiring quick, effective action. Here are some helpful steps to walk you through what to do in the event of a pet-related emergency.


How and why I began house sitting

House sitter Colin shares some of his experiences with choosing house sitting as the perfect opportunity for long-term, low-budget travel.

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Discovering House Sitters America (HSA) has been an incredibly rewarding experience for me. Through this platform, I've had the chance to meet numerous people who have now become lifelong friends. It's been an amazing community of like-minded individuals who share a common interest in house sitting and pet care. But that's not all; my involvement with HSA has also allowed me to enjoy the unique experience of giving and receiving love from all the wonderful pets I've had the pleasure of caring for. The bond between humans and animals is truly heartwarming, and I cherish every moment of this special connection. James

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