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Are you passionate about caring for pets? Join Sittercity for free and get in touch with people looking for the perfect pet sitter. Create a profile with your pet sitting experience and interest, such as dog walking, pet grooming, pet training and other personalized pet care. Getting a background check will also improve your chances of getting pet sitting jobs. Are you skilled in housebreaking and training? Are you interested in drop-off or extended stays? List that in your profile as well, and be sure to search our pet sitter job posts to connect with pet owners looking for a pet sitter like you.

What does being a pet sitter mean? The main factor is caring for pets, but details such as drop-off pet care, in-home pet care and extended pet care stays depend on the family and the sitter. How much should you charge as a pet sitter? The average hourly rate varies depending on your experience level and the needs of the pet owner, but you can start to get an idea by looking at Sittercity’s rate calculator that’s designed for babysitters and nannies.

Many pet sitters find their jobs through referrals from other pet owners, but it’s good to explore other options beyond your professional circle as well. When you want to improve your chances of finding a pet sitting job, Sittercity is ready to help you find pet owners that are a good fit for your services.

Browse our job posts for pet sitters, and remember, you can narrow your search based on factors such as your neighborhood. Be sure to also review our Safety for Sitters page to stay safe while you job search.

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