Pet Sitters International
PSI has been a pioneer in the pet-sitting industry, a trusted educational resource for pet sitters, and the world’s largest and most respected authority on pet sitting. They have led the industry to initiate numerous campaigns, events, tools, services and products to benefit pets, pet owners and professional pet sitters.
PSI’s commitment to industry excellence is reflected in its continually evolving resources and programs. Their contributions to the industry include:
• introducing the first educational program tailored exclusively for professional pet sitters, now called the PSI Certificate in Professional Pet Sitting Program
• partnering to provide the first-ever business insurance for professional pet sitters
• becoming the first and only pet-sitter association to offer a third-party background verification program
• publishing the first magazine for professional pet sitters, now called Pet Sitter’s WORLD
• launching the PSIStoreOnline, the largest specialty retailer of products for professional pet sitters (now known as The Pet Sitter Shop)
With its nearly 7,000 member businesses, PSI is continually shaping the standards of the professional pet-sitting industry and offering pet sitters in the United States and abroad the business tools and resources to succeed in the ever-changing profession.
National Association of Professional Pet Sitters
NAPPS is the only non-profit organization providing education and resources to professional pet sitters, and focuses on helping these sitters reach their full potential. Their mission is to:
– Provide tools and support to foster the success of members’ businesses
– Promote the value of pet sitting to the public
– Advocate the welfare of animals
As the industry changes, members are provided with the tools needed to grow their businesses and provide the best quality pet care services. NAPPS members represent the top pet sitting businesses in the country with a reputation for ethical behavior and professionalism.
Pet Tech is the first international training center dedicated to Pet CPR, First Aid & Care for dogs and cats. Their motto is “Improving the quality of pet’s lives, one pet parent at a time.” PetTech’s training has helped save the lives of thousands of pets that have been in emergency situations with their guardian or Pet Care Professional. Wiggles n Wags not only believes in PetTech’s ongoing mission, we also hold a certification in Pet CPR and First Aid thanks to their training! Website