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 »

Does Doggy Day Care Work?

Doggy Day Care centers have been lauded as the be-all and end-all for behavioral problems ranging from destruction of property to mild separation anxiety. However, no one know your dog better than you do, and some pets can become more stressed or overstimulated by participating in a daycare or boarding house with other pets. So… Read more »

Animals Experience Loneliness

Animals experience loneliness just as humans do. And just like in the case of loneliness in humans, pets can develop some troubling physical symptoms in addition to general psychological melancholy. Detecting pet loneliness can be difficult, as it’s easily confused with typical pet tantrums. The key difference between a normal spat of poor behavior and… Read more »

The Importance of a Pet Sitter

Lonely means “unhappy as a result of being without the companionship of others” and “isolated, unfrequented, or desolate.” Loneliness has plagued humanity since day one. Some believe that man is the only being who knows he is alone, but as a certified dependable insured pet sitter, I can assure you: pets get lonely too and… Read more »