The ONLY national non-profit organization for professional pet sitters.

NAPPS is the ultimate source for pet sitters who want to take their business to new levels and for pet parents looking for trustworthy care for their pets when they are away from home. 

What makes NAPPS unique?  We are the only non-profit national organization for pet sitters. We are member-run and member-driven, responding and adapting to your needs.

NAPPS provides members with continuing education opportunities, a certification program, free business forms, discounted insurance and other valuable benefits. 

We help pet parents, too, with our Pet Sitter Locator and tips on everything from hiring a pet sitter to pet health and safety.

NAPPS provides free documents on emergency preparedness - not just a checklist of what to bring to a pet-friendly shelter, but detailed plans with proven solutions to a wide range of situations - for pet sitters and for pet parents.

Use the convenient big blue buttons on the right to find out more about NAPPS, the nation’s leading non-profit professional pet sitting organization.


Congratulations to the NAPPS 2015 Co-Business Winners of the Year! 
For the first time in the history of NAPPS, the coveted Business of the Year honor
is being shared for 2015. 

Jessica Dwyer, Owner of Whiskers At Home, LLC located in Bellevue, WA.  Read Jessica's full story here.
Lori Genstein, Owner of I've Got the 'Scoop'!, LLC located in Palmyra, NJ.  Read Lori's full story here


NAPPS ~ 10 Day FREE Trial
Posted January 30, 2015
NAPPS is currently offering a 10-day free trial in which you can learn about our many member benefits including our business forms, monthly mentoring teleconferences, insurance discounts and more.
National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS) members and pet parents understand that although it is more enjoyable to include a pet, severe cold and icy sidewalks mean that outdoor play is not always wise.

A New Year Means New Resolutions
Posted January 06, 2015
A new year means new resolutions - this year, why not include your pets in your plans? Your fuzzy ones may help keep you motivated and on track with your new goals!
For National Association for Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS) members and pet parents, the holiday season may be spent trying continuously to keep pets out of trouble. However, there are useful tips to keep pets safe while decking the halls.
November is Adopt A Senior Pet Month and the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS) encourages the public to give these senior pets a second look when considering adding a furry friend to your home.
As a pet sitter, you want to convince every client that you will care for their pet as well as they would - but first they have to know you. Depending on your area, you may have competition from other pet-sitting services. Here are some ways to market your services AND stand out.

Blog Archives
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