Please note: The following information was correct at the time of publication but may have recently changed. We recommend contacting the business you are interested in visiting to ensure your pet can be accommodated.
1. Pet Sit Pros
Pet Sit Pros was established in 2008 by a local high school and animal care teacher. The business offers basic pet-sitting services for birds, chickens, cats, hedgehogs, rabbits, dogs, guinea pigs, pot-belly pigs, fish, rats, snakes, hamsters, geckos, and iguanas. They also provide dog walking and home care services, such as watering plants, picking up mail and newspapers, alternating lights and blinds, and taking trash cans to the curb while you are away.
All their sitters are licensed, insured, bonded, and certified in pet CPR and pet first aid.
2. Pet Waggin’ Pet Care
Since it first opened its doors in 2006, Pet Waggin’ has gained a stellar reputation for delivering compassionate and personalized dog walking, cat walking, and in-home pet sitting services for dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, and guinea pigs. Pet Waggin’ also runs a pet taxi and supply run service, which comes in handy for those who want to take their pets to a vet or a grooming salon but are too busy to do it themselves.
Pet Waggin’ is licensed, insured, and bonded. Contact them directly for more information.
3. Little Rascals Pet Care
Little Rascals provides personalized cage-free pet-sitting services, including drop-in visits during the day, overnight in-home pet sitting, and home boarding for cats and dogs. They also offer home care services and run a doggy day camp where pets can socialize and play in a safe and secure environment.
Little Rascals is insured, bonded, licensed and CPR certified.
4. AJ’s AU Pair for Pets
For more than half a decade, AJ’s AU Pair for Pets has provided professional pet care services to pet-owning families in Long Beach. The business offers dog-walking services and in-home visit packages to meet the unique needs of different types of animals, including cats, dogs, birds, and reptiles. During their visits, the pet sitters will administer medications if necessary, play with your pet, feed them, and ensure they receive enough exercise. However, your choice of package will determine the duration and frequency of these activities.
Contact AJ’s AU Pair for Pets for information about their licensing.
5. Peace of Mind Pet Concierge
Peace of Mind Pet Concierge is committed to providing exceptional care not only to dogs and cats, but also birds and small animals. They offer comprehensive in-home pet sitting, dog walking, pet taxi, pet escort, and house-sitting services. The best part is that the business does not charge extra for multiple pets, administering medications, last-minute bookings, or weekend reservations.
Peace of Mind Pet Concierge is licensed, insured, and bonded and it is also a member of Pet Sitters International.
Hire a reliable pet sitter in Long Beach for your next trip
Finding a dependable pet sitter is critical to ensuring your pets and home are properly looked after when you’re away. Nevertheless, you have to make sure your pet is in good health before leaving it under the care of a professional sitter. Book a virtual vet appointment with Vetster to get tips from a veterinarian.
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