Amber Kingsley
Recent and archived posts by Amber Kingsley for HouseSitter.com
How to Deal with Mice, Pests & Other Wildlife While House Sitting
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How to Deal with Mice, Pests & Other Wildlife While House Sitting

by Amber Kingsley  •  October 29, 2016
When your house sitting, often you don’t know if the homeowner has a pest free home, both indoors in out. While it’s your job to protect their home and valuables, sometimes even watch out for their pets, what if wildlife or other pests are a problem? Depending on the location, even some suburban areas can back up to places where some types of wildlife are present. Here are a few tips on how you can keep critters away from you and the home you are watching while you’re house sitting.
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6 Unusual & Important Questions To Ask A Potential Pet Sitter
Pet Sitters

6 Unusual & Important Questions To Ask A Potential Pet Sitter

by Amber Kingsley  •  July 21, 2016
Hiring a pet sitter is a highly personal experience and when you add your beloved four-legged friend into the picture, things get a little more complicated. While you could ask some obvious questions, like how much experience they have, offer a list of reference, see if they’re licensed, bonded and insured, there’s also some other more personal queries you may have. Take a look at these 6 important and unusual questions you should ask a qualified pet sitter before considering hiring t...
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About the Author
Amber Kingsley
Amber Kingsley is a journalist as well as a lifetime pet lover. When she’s not traveling the world, she’s usually spending time at home with her pets, and wants to help others make sure that their pets are as happy as they can be.