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They're not human, but they're definitely family.


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How much to charge for pet sitting

I wanted to hear from others on what they charge for their services.  What are your rates for pet sitting? Any other advice? Thank you!


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Any advice on coaxing a dog to eat when he's on a lot of medications?

My 7 year old mutt is being treated for unknown liver complications. He was hospitalized and is on a number of antibiotics and anti-nausea meds. They sent him home for a few days to see if his anxiety would improve so he would eat. He's only been home 12... more


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What do I do if I'm boarding a pet and the owner refuses to pay me?

This is a hypothetical question. Say that I have a dog boarding at my house and everything went fine, but the owner comes and can't or won't pay. What should I do? Just take the loss and document it?


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Cat pee smell

my room was a complete mess with clothing all over the floor and too my cat I guess that looked like a new toilet so basically everything got pissed on.. that's not the problem though. its easy to get the smell out by just throwing it into the washer... more


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How much should i charge to go to someones house twice a day to feed and check on cats for almost two months?

Its only about a mile or two down the road from my house, and will not be interfering with any schedule of mine


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Boarding dogs when your own dog gets jealous!

Hi, I could really use some advice on boarding dogs.  We have been boarding dogs and cats all summer. Our own dog loves cats but she doesn't love every dog that boards with us. She gets jealous of the attention we give to other dogs (though has no... more


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My dog started peeing in the floor after we got a cat, help!

My husband and I recently adopted a cat, and our 6 year old dog, who we adopted in May, has now started peeing in the house every single time we leave. Jemima, our dog, was completely house trained when we rescued her from the pound to the point where she... more


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Rate of Pay

We are paying a couple to take care of our dog. Just letting him out 4x per day and feeding him 1x per day. Not asking anything extra. They live a few miles away. How much do you think is reasonable to pay per day?