Welcome to the Association of
Professional United Pet Sitters
The world's premier organization for professional dog walking and pet sitting businesses. We welcome established businesses, new start-ups, and those looking for information about the pet sitting world. Find out what we have to offer!
Pet Sitting Directory: Find A Professional Pet Sitter or Dog Walker!
Visit the PUPS Pet Sitting Directory to search for professional pet sitters and dog walkers in your area.
Membership for Dog Walking & Pet Sitting Business Professionals
Learn how to become a professional pet sitter or dog walker today!
Membership to our association is available to all Pet Sitting,
Walking, and Poop Scooping professionals, as well as anyone who is
considering starting a pet sitting, dog walking, or poop scooping business.
The joining fee is a one time fee of
$29.94, and includes everything listed
below, including information you need to decide if pet sitting or dog walking is
right for you, and how to start a pet sitting business profitably.
PUPS membership can now pay for itself! PUPS has also partnered with a number of businesses so that members can enjoy significant discounts on purchases such as pet first aid training courses, dog training courses, leashes, pet insurance, website hosting, credit card processing, background checks, and more. If you are in the U.S.A, you can get a big discount code for Pet Sitting and Dog Walking Insurance through one of the top two independent providers - enough for the membership to pay for itself in as little as 2 years.
To get your pet sitter business or dog walker service listed in
the Professional United Pet Sitters
Find A Pet Sitter Directory, you just need to join our
the one time membership fee includes one listing for your Pet Minder, Dog
Walking, Poop Scooping, or Pet Sitting business. We reserve the right to someday add a per year renewal fee
for listings if we one day see a need for this. At this time, there is
still no renewal
fee - listings stay up indefinitely for free.
All members have access to the all items listed in the
Sitting Business Forms & Start-Up Kit, including pet sitter /
dog walker forms,
pet start-up information, dog walking / poop scooping / doggy daycare / pet
sitting contracts, advertising materials, and much
more to help you get your new pet sitting business off to a great start.
All petsitter members are invited to the
Professional United Pet Sitters Forums support group, where professional pet sitters discuss everything from new advertising ideas to dog walker insurance options.
All member pet sitters and dog walkers are allowed one forwarding email alias for their
PUPS has also partnered with a number of businesses so that
members can enjoy significant discounts on purchases such as pet first aid
training courses, dog training courses, leashes, pet insurance, website hosting,
credit card processing, background checks, and more.
To join the group and gain all of these benefits, choose the
Pet Sitting Startup Kit button.
Current Member News & Updates
Pet Sitters Associates LLC (an independent insurance agent, not affiliated with Professional United Pet Sitters), is now offering a significant discount on pet sitting insurance to PUPS members. Be sure to enter the discount code next time you renew!
New featured suppliers of pet products and
pet services have been added to our Members Area. See the Partner Business Discounts page
in the Members Area to find
discounts ranging from 5% to over 35% on outstanding tools & services for pet sitters, dog walkers, and poop scooping professionals.
Scammers have been working extra hard this season to trick hard working professionals with fake "pet sitter needed" requests. Don't be fooled! Learn the signs of common pet sitter/dog walker needed scams, and how to protect your business by visiting our Scams & Pet Sitters
Welcome to our new members from Spain, Japan, China, Germany, and South Africa. We are very excited to have your input on "pet nanny" and "pet tender" issues you face in these countries.
Add A Link To Professional United Pet Sitters at PetSits.Com
Please add a link to our pet sitter directory! Each link
to us increases the rank of our directory, and helps clients to find your pet
sitting business listing. Please
click here for instructions.
Free Information Pages For Pet Sitters & Related Pet Care Professionals
Free informational items for all pet sitters and dog walkers, by PUPS!
* Professional United Pet Sitters llc is not affiliated in any way with any
pet sitter / pet minder / dog walker / poop scooper
and we do not
offer any insurance or bonding of any type. PUPS
membership does NOT INCLUDE ANY INSURANCE.
Other Pet Service Related Resources & Links
Professional United Pet Sitters LLC (PUPS) is an association, and it not affiliated or specifically endorsed
by other petsitting, petminder, petsitter, or dogwalker organizations linked from our More Resources page, or other pages.
However, we believe that sitters should be encouraged to join all the
organizations that they feel may help them build and grow their businesses. So we are
happy to list other pet sitting organizations in our links section for your
convenience. Look them over carefully, and consider joining the ones that
fit your business well. Talk to other members on the message board
for their opinions on each group.
We hope to add local & state organizations in the future.
Click Here For More Dog Walking and Pet Sitter Business Resources