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

Welcome to the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters

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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.

NAPPS members represent the top pet sitting businesses in the country with a reputation for ethical behavior and professionalism.

That's why 2,000 pet sitting professionals turn to NAPPS for the tools they need to grow their businesses and provide the best quality pet care services.

News and Headlines

Check out the following NAPPS branded infographics;

*Benefits of Hiring a Professional Pet Sitter
*Benefits of Hiring a Mid-Day Dog Walker

*Pet Summer Safety Guide 
*Pet Winter Safety Guide

Congratulations to the NAPPS 2018 Business of the Year Award Recipient!

Carrie Leensvaart-Feinberg

Safe Haven Advocate Pet Care & Photography, LLC
Elgin, IL
Read Carrie's full story here.


Pet First Aid Awareness Month

Posted April 19, 2018
It could happen anywhere. Pets at home get in a fight, an outdoor cat comes home with a swollen, gooey eye, or a pet gets hit by a car. April, known as Pet First Aid Awareness Month, aims to help pet parents understand the importance of ensuring their pet’s well-being in unexpected situations by learning about pe...

April 11th is National Pet Day

Posted April 10, 2018
April 11th is National Pet Day, a perfect time to show your pet how much they mean to you! The pet holiday began in 2007 and was the idea of celebrity pet and family lifestyle expert Colleen Paige, who is also the creator of other pet holidays throughout the year.

NAPPS 2018 Forum

Posted April 05, 2018
It’s that time of year again, NAPPS members. So pack a bag April 18- April 20 and head over to this year’s National Association of Professional Pet Sitters annual forum in Atlanta, Georgia.


Posted March 15, 2018
The beginning of March brings more updates about the pet food recalls making the rounds on the news lately. In the last month alone, there have been about 25 recalls of pet food or treats. These recalls have not only affected pets whose concerned parents are keeping a wary eye on the products that they are feeding to t...