Sunscreen for Dogs? Yes, They Can get Sunburn Too!

If you have a dog, chances are that they love spending time outside with you. Dogs, just like people, love to sit and lay in the sun because the warmth feels so good. While outside, their fur largely protects them from the sun’s rays, but it won’t always stop the sun from burning them completely…. Read more »

February is Pet Health Awareness Month

Your pet is a part of the family, which means that their health is just as important as yours or your children’s. But, emergency veterinary care can become very expensive, with medication like chemotherapy, and even kidney or hip transplants for your pets costing thousands of dollars. Luckily, as the adage goes, an ounce of… Read more »

Reasons to Not Take Your Pet with You on Vacation

Most pet owners can barely stand to be away from their pet for a few hours, let alone days or weeks. For this reason, it may be tempting to bring your pet with you on your summer vacation. And while this may sound like a fun idea at first, there are actually several reasons why… Read more »

How to Prepare for Your Pet Sitter

When you’re going on vacation or any other trip where you can’t take your animal, hiring a pet sitter is a great way to ensure your pet will still receive the care and attention they need. And while the pet sitter will handle most of the work, there are a few things you can do… Read more »

San Antonio’s Dogtober Fest

Located northeast of the major city of San Antonio, Hill Country Pet Sitters Plus is proud to be situated so close to a city that takes such responsibility for their pets. Here in New Braunfels, we benefit from a strong community of pet owners right here in our town. We love to share positive stories… Read more »

Keep Your Furry Friends Safe in the Summer

The summer months are coming quickly and with warmer weather about to set in all over the state of Texas, we wanted to make sure that pet owners were taking the proper precautions this season to keep their furry friends safe. Here at Hill Country Pet Sitters Plus, we know how the heat can make… Read more »