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

Welcome to the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters

Check Out The NAPPS One of a Kind Membership Sneak Peek Here

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.


Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

Posted November 15, 2018
November is known at Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month, and during this month, shelters around the nation hope to improve the adoption rate for older pets by spreading awareness about how great senior pets can be.

Pet Diabetes Month

Posted November 08, 2018
November, also known as Pet Diabetes Month, aims to educate pet parents about the effects of diabetes, as well as how to keep a pet on a healthy path when diagnosed with the disease.

National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation Week

Posted November 01, 2018
National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation Week which takes place the first full week in November, was founded by The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) in 1996 and aims to bring more awareness to the work of animal shelters, while also encouraging communities to become familiar with their local shelters.

3 Facts and Myths About Spaying and Neutering Dogs

Posted October 25, 2018
One of the most important decisions to make when it comes to pet ownership is whether or not to have your dog spayed or neutered. In order to help you decide, here are the three most common myths associated with this procedure, followed by three facts that every dog lover should know before making this important ch...