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

‚ÄčCheck 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.


Winter Indoor Activities

Posted January 18, 2018
Brrr is it cold outside! The U.S. has been experiencing a historic winter so far, making it difficult for both people and animals to stay outside for more than a few minutes. With no end of winter in sight yet, if a pet parent doesn’t keep their pet active with activities and/or exercise, pets can develop behavio...

Adopt-A-Rescued-Bird Month

Posted January 11, 2018
To help people understand the importance of finding feathered friends loving homes of their own, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has named the month of January as Adopt-A-Rescued-Bird Month.

Top Health Tips For A Healthy & Happy Dog

Posted January 04, 2018
Dogs are like our best friend and they are essentially a part of the family. If anyone has ever had a dog before, you probably already know that your dog is looking up to you to make sure that he or she has a long and healthy life. Below are some tips every parent should remember when taking care of their dog.

Pets As Gifts

Posted December 21, 2017
As the holiday countdown continues, there is always an uptick of interest in pets as gifts. Thinking of a new pet sitting under the tree will make you feel all warm and fuzzy, but you may want to reconsider. Gifting a friend or family member with a 10 to 20 year commitment is a big deal.