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Flaming June!

Welcome to flaming June, and I don’t mean that in a hot sense! To be fair, May actually hasn’t been too bad weather-wise, and we haven’t seen too many signs of our apparently impending and predicted dreadful summer, payback for our reasonably good summer last year, as if the winter wasn’t bad enough. But now […]

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Tips for rabbit sitting!

Generally, most requests we have from homeowners is for a sitter to look after cats and dogs. However, we do,from time to time, have enquiries from people who need someone to look after guinea pigs, fish and even rabbits! Here are some key things to know about rabbits when looking after them: Diet Obviously the […]

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Summer is coming!

It’s that time of year when we are at last seeing the first green shoots of spring, or at least we should be. With Easter being early this year and having had a lot of snow on the ground only a few short weeks ago, it doesn’t really seem that spring like yet. The clocks […]

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How to become a house sitter and travel the world

Hi everybody and welcome to our January BLOG. A very happy New Year to one and all, and we hope you had a wonderful Christmas. Here at Professional House Sitters, we’ve been espousing the advantages of house sitting for pretty much as long as our company’s been up and running. So we thought we’d try […]

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It’s raining cats and dogs!

Have you ever wondered why it is that, in modern times, the choice of domestic pet has been overwhelmingly either a cat or dog or both and sometimes several of them? After all, it can’t just be purely coincidental. And yes, I do know that many people have gone in for goldfish, hamsters, guinea pigs […]

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One very happy home owner!

I had never used a house sitter before and was not sure what to expect. I had heard of Professional House Sitters from a friend so decided to give it a go. As I was going to be away for three weeks, and I have a cat and a dog, boarding them was not an […]

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Free annual memberships for a limited time only!

We might be four weeks past the longest day this year, but don’t think the summer’s over by any means. Far from it. Indeed, it’s just getting into full swing. With most schools having finished for the long summer vacation now, many families have still to enjoy their annual holiday. Figures show that the vast […]

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Summer is on it’s way!

Summer has meant to have arrived now but I’m not sure I’m fully convinced yet! There’s still time though to book that guaranteed sun break if you haven’t already. However, the problem with booking those last minute holiday deals is what to do if you don’t want to leave your home empty while away, or […]

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Spring has sprung!

Spring is well and truly here (as long as you are in the Northern Hemisphere of course). The time has come to start thinking about enjoying a glass or two of vino al fresco on balmy evenings. It’s also time to start planning your summer holidays, if you haven’t already done so. The trouble is […]

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Shock Horror – Globalisation Shrinks World!!!

****We have house and pet sitters available for house sits in Australia, New Zealand,  Mexico, Central America and Europe**** If anybody tries to tell you that globalisation has made the world smaller and less interesting, don’t you believe a word of it. There are literally hundreds of fascinating and eye-catching destinations around the globe to […]

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