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pet sitter





Pet sitters provide animal-sitting services including dog walking, home-boarding, pet/home sitting, day boarding and animal transportation services.  They maintain records, use appropriate and safe handling techniques and do routine monitoring of the health and welfare of the animal.

Alternative Labels

animal carer

animal sitter

cat sitter

companion animal sitter

dog sitter

dog visitor

dog walker

pet sitter

pet sitters

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: