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Hire a Dog Walker

November 14, 2015 - No Comments

Why Hiring a Professional Dog Walker is a Great Idea
Hiring a professional dog walking company to take your dog out during the day is becoming more and more common as work hours and commute

Hiking in Indiana with your dog

November 2, 2015 - No Comments

October and November are two of the prettiest months of the year in Indiana and the midwest; the trees turn brilliant shades of red, orange and yellow, the air cools off from the summer heat

Pets for Seniors

Aging Dog

October 12, 2015 - No Comments

As we humans live longer, it’s only natural that the advisability of pets for seniors also becomes a more common concern. Among these concerns, of course, are many benefits.
We know, for example, that pets

Your Aging Cat – Behavioral Changes to Expect and How to Help

Aging Cat

September 28, 2015 - No Comments

In a recent post, we described physical changes you might notice in your aging cat – but what about behavioral changes? Can your aging cat’s changing behavior be warning signs you should be concerned about?

Your Aging Cat – Physical Changes to Expect and How to Help

Aging Cat

September 14, 2015 - No Comments

When humans get older, the visible physical signs are often obvious; but what about your aging cat? Are there physical signs you can look for that signal aging-related changes in the cat’s health? And which

How to Keep Your Cat Safe in the Car

Cat and Carrier | Ask Linda Pet Sitting | Indianapolis

August 28, 2015 - No Comments

In a recent blog post, I described ways to keep your dog safe in your vehicle; this time around, I want to focus on how to keep your cat safe in the car. And even

How to Keep Your Dog Safe in the Car

Dog in Car Carrier | Ask Linda Pet Sitting | Indianapolis

August 14, 2015 - No Comments

We all know how important it is to keep human occupants safe when traveling by vehicle, but do you know how to keep your dog safe in the car? Dogs are often passengers, too, and

Household Pet Dangers: Medications, Flea and Tick Products, and Cleaners with Bleach

August 1, 2015 - No Comments

In a recent blog post, I noted that when I teach about pet first aid and CPR, I make sure to emphasize prevention against household pet dangers. It never fails, however, that when I start

Household Pet Dangers: Plants, People Food and Cords

Cat with Plant | Ask Linda Pet Sitting

July 10, 2015 - No Comments

When I teach about pet first aid and CPR, I always emphasize that prevention against household pet dangers is vitally important in keeping your cat or dog safe and healthy. But when I start listing

How Long Will Your Pet Food Stay Fresh and Safe?

Kibble dry pet food safety Ask Linda Pet Sitting Indianapolis Zionsville

June 30, 2015 - No Comments

Do you think your dry pet food stays fresh and safe for a healthy cat or dog indefinitely after you open the bag? Think again. Truth is, the kibble inside an unsealed bag typically remains