Research by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA) amongst 8,000 UK households found the number of cats in the country rose by 500,000 to reach eight million, a rise it claims is being driven by one million more men getting a cat.
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With all the excitement that goes with choosing and booking a holiday many people forget to think about who will look after their pets whilst they are away.
Not only are pets cared for in their home environment with minimal disruption, but there is the extra reassurance that their home looks occupied and should anything happen there is someone on hand to deal with an emergency.
While seeing more of the UK is a huge appeal, so does looking after animals. 72% said that looking after people’s pets was the biggest perk of the job.
Sainsbury's Bank commissioned Opinium Research to survey 4,008 nationally representative UK adults aged 18+ between 25th April - 5th May 2017 and have created a map of Britain, highlighting the most popular areas for cat and dog breeds alike.
Just like humans, dogs and cats can have off days when they just feel a bit under the weather. Most of the time this shouldn’t last more than 24 hours and they will usually perk up and be back to their usual selves.
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Our Homesitters build a trusting relationship with house & pet owners which means that we often get repeat business when owners go away on holiday.