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Pet first aid: broken bones

Broken bones are extremely painful and require immediate veterinary attention. If your pet has broken a bone, be very careful when moving them. They are

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What is Phishing, Smishing and Vishing?

Phishing Phishing is an email scan which tries to make you divulge sensitive personal or financial information. Examples include refunds, safety advice and even donation

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Pet first aid: choking

Choking is a serious life-threatening problem that needs immediate action. A choking pet will have difficulty breathing, will make choking sounds, might paw at their

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Customer Satisfaction

The difference between successful pet sitters and underperforming ones often lies in the way they treat their customers. Customer satisfaction should be the major driving

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How to send a group email

Here’s the scenario: You will be closed for a few weeks and you want to inform all your customers. You head over to your email

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Can cats eat raw meat?

Cats are carnivores so you can feed them raw meat but only with care. Human processed meats can introduce bacteria and other contaminants that might

Pet Sitter Security

How to keep your customer data safe

It makes sense to keep your customer data on a computer or phone. It is more secure than paper and it is always available when

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Dog Walking Qualifications

You do not need any dog walking qualification to become a pet sitter in the UK but being able to demonstrate your skills, experience and

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It’s time to review your podcasts

Reviewing what you listen to is an exercise worth doing at any time but is probably even more valuable at the moment. So while you