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029 - Dan's Dog Walking and Pet Sitting

2/26/2020
Brought to you by Time to Pet. Go to timetopet.com/confessional for 50% off your first 3 months Website: https://danspetcare.com For show notes and more: www.petsitterconfessional.com Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, & TuneIn Email us at: feedback@petsitterconfessional.com

028 - Streamlining Your Business

2/19/2020
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027- Fostering Relationships

2/12/2020
Brought to you by Time to Pet. Go to timetopet.com/confessional for 50% off your first 3 months As a full-time housesitter and traveler for the past decade, she’s learned a thing or two about housesitting and shares her knowledge and experience in her popular book How to Become a Housesitter: Insider Tips from the HouseSit Diva available in soft cover or Kindle at Amazon (http://amzn.to/2hlj7UP) or ebook on her web site (www.HouseSitDiva.com). Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter,...

Duration:00:40:47

026- 2020 Conferences

2/7/2020
Brought to you by Time to Pet. Go to timetopet.com/confessional for 50% off your first 3 months International Boarding & Pet Services Association: https://www.ibpsa.com/pet-care-business-events/ Pet Sitters International: https://www.petsit.com/psw-register Texas Pet Sitters Conference: https://www.txpetsitters.com Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, & TuneIn Email us at: feedback@petsitterconfessional.com

Duration:00:31:33

025- Cathy's Critter Care

2/5/2020
Cathy joins us to tell us about her story getting into pet sitting and what she’s learned over 20 years in the business! From some of the biggest changes and opportunities she’s seen, to a great discussion about how to avoid burnout and deal with those not so great days, Cathy’s a wonderful resource and such an encouragement to talk to. Love pets AND people! Brought to you by Time to Pet. Go to timetopet.com/confessional for 50% off your first 3 months Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter,...

024- Pet Photography with Jenna Regan-Lyles

1/29/2020
Brought to you by Time to Pet. Go to timetopet.com/confessional for 50% off your first 3 months - How'd you get started - degree in ag communication - What's your favorite gear? Whats your favorite lens? - What makes a great picture? - show personality and show who they are - portrait planning meetings! - get an idea of their pet - and their story - Do you have a philosophy on photo editing? What program do you use? - how would you describe your style - After you took that class...

Duration:00:34:58

023- Q and A Episode

1/22/2020
Brought to you by Time to Pet. Go to timetopet.com/confessional for 50% off your first 3 months On the podcast today we answer some listener questions regarding our favorite gear, how to handle pet aggression, and what our plans are for the...

Duration:00:26:04

022- Taxes with Mike

1/15/2020
Mike Jesowshek is a modern and innovative CPA, taking a new age approach to accounting, tax savings, and growing your business. He is the founder of JETRO, a digital accounting firm, and host of the Small Business Tax Savings Podcast. Mike has both a bachelors and masters in accounting. Mike has spent the majority of his career as an entrepreneur. He was CFO and co-founded several companies and has experience in all business stages. He set out on a mission to help businesses that have seen...

021- First booking! Now what?

1/8/2020
Getting organized! Where are you storing a client’s info? Where are you storing pets info? Keys? How will you accept payment? Rover/Wag takes care of this Cash App like Time to Pet or others Paypal Review your notes from the meet and greet and fill in any missing information Done research on the specific breed? Health concerns? Behavior? Training needs? Do you know their alarm code? What to do with poop? Do you have good shoes/visibility? Checked the weather Have emergency...

020- New Starts with the House Sit Diva

1/1/2020
- Is it right for you? - Take the quiz! - How to check it out? - house sit locally - friends or familY - minimize the unknowns - What platforms! - 50!! - 5-6 really big ones internationally - Trustedhousesitters.com out of the UK - housesitmatch - mindmyhouse - nomador (bi-lingual in English and French) - Housesitsearch.com is free - like the kayak of the house sitting world - Pay vs free platforms? - Think about what kind of experience you want to have - Kelly's first...

019- Setting Goals for 2020

12/25/2019
Strategies and ways to implement ....if you have a plan to grow, what does that look like? Hiring someone? Or just gaining more clientele? Do you have a plan? Some tips for achieving the goal you have (because lets be honest, most of us quit our goals by february): Your goal (or goals) should be specific. It should be something you can measure, like a certain income you want to make, or number of new clients you want to take on. Your goal should be attainable and realistic. If you just...

018- Bad to the Bone

12/18/2019
Over the past five years, I have built an award winning team of in-home pet care professionals across Northeast and Central Florida. Bad to the Bone Pet Care is currently a team of 30 pet sitters and dog walkers offering fully customizable personable care and is constantly growing. It is my goal to show the pet care community and the world that through compassion and love we can truly make a difference. Be sure to follow me on Facebook, Instagram, and my blog to follow my teams progress as...

017- Sitter Safety

12/11/2019
Show Outline Lots of pet sitters do checks or walks late at night/early in the morning when it’s dark Clothing -reflective gear Lights Know your path Do you bring someone along with you? Do you carry mace or other protection? Leashight/flashlight ALWAYS be aware of your surroundings If doing house sitting or dropping in, lock the door as soon as you enter the house Also prevents dogs escaping Carry keys with you at all times during the visit – especially when taking pets out into...

Duration:00:26:07

016- Connections with Kelly

12/4/2019
Throne of Weapons Getting connected online Finding things that interest you, liking writing retreats! Kelly Hayes-Raitt admits she sleeps around. Usually with animals. As a full-time housesitter and traveler for the past decade, she’s learned a thing or two about housesitting and shares her knowledge and experience in her popular book How to Become a Housesitter: Insider Tips from the HouseSit Diva available in soft cover or Kindle at Amazon (http://amzn.to/2hlj7UP) or ebook on her web...

015- Howlidays

11/27/2019
Links to thanks we talk about! ASPCA Poison Control! AKC Safe Human Foods for Pets WebMD Foods they should NEVER eat Deducting Employee Gifts for taxes RCL Dog Walking 2019 Holiday Gift Guide Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, & TuneIn Email us at: feedback@petsitterconfessional.com

015- Handling the Howlidays

11/27/2019
Links to thanks we talk about! ASPCA Poison Control! AKC Safe Human Foods for Pets WebMD Foods they should NEVER eat Deducting Employee Gifts for taxes RCL Dog Walking 2019 Holiday Gift Guide Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, & TuneIn Email us at: feedback@petsitterconfessional.com

Duration:00:17:35

014- Grooming with Leia Georgiadis

11/20/2019
Remember: Comfort OVER Vanity!! Leia Likes: Clippers Shears Nail Trimmers Shampoo Supplies Happy Hoodie for nervous dogs Grooming Facebook groups House call groomers Pro-groomer network Handstripping breeds - terriers Follow Leia Instagram: @lepoochgroomingcolumbus and @love_and_paws Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, & TuneIn Email us at: feedback@petsitterconfessional.com

013- Planning for Emergencies

11/13/2019
- This is the LAST week to enter our giveaway. Go to our Facebook and Instagram pages for more details - Benton is in need a service dog for his seizures. Go HERE to donate today! - Check out 4Paws For Ability and the amazing work they do - Dogs Naturally gives great advice for finding safe ice-melt - Pet CPR and First Aid Training We take a deep dive into emergency preparedness while pet sitting. This is a HUGE topic with a LOT of information out there. - CDC recommendations -...

Duration:00:17:00

012- House Sitting

11/6/2019
Did someone say giveaway? We're celebrating 500 followers on Instagram and 300 on Facebook! To say thank you, we're giving away an Amazon Gift Card. Go to our Facebook and Instagram to find out more! The main topic today is house sitting. When do you get their key? Can you eat their food? What do you do with your time? All that and so much more! The Role of a House and Pet Sitter What exactly is a house/pet sitter? A house sitter is an individual hired by a homeowner to maintain the...

011- Advertising

10/30/2019
PSI has some great times for marketing on a budget ‘That Mutt’ gives some suggestions on how to get more customers 7 Dog Walking Advertising Ideas Visit Orgain and use code: AMBASSADOR254 for 30% off your first order. Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify, Google, Stitcher, & TuneIn Email us at: feedback@petsitterconfessional.com