Posted by on February 10, 2017

Member Bio – Gentle Guardian Pet Sitting

Dixie Schlabach 316-838-5691

Website: www.ggpetsitting.com

When you are away from home, you can reduce separation anxiety in your pets by keeping them in their own environment with their own pet sitter– a pet sitter they can get to know and trust through consistent visits, focused loving attention and exercise and/or play in the manner they appreciate most. I have several toys and treat puzzles to break your pet’s boredom or loneliness that you can inspect and approve.

Mission:

To give you peace of mind, knowing your pets are well cared for in a responsible, safe and gentle manner.

Services

  • Mid-day poddy breaks for senior dogs
  • Routine walks for pups and dogs
  • As many visits per day as your pet requires due to medications or puppy poddy training.
  • Overnight care or 24 hr. care
  • Farm and Horse Sitting
  • Complimentary basic security services
  • Complimentary household services

Credentials:

  • Insured
  • Bonded
  • Annually Background checked

Up-to-date First Aid/CPR certificate through PetTech since 2013

  • Member of Pet Sitters International, which is the world’s leading educational organization for professional pet sitters
  • Now, I am very excited to be a founding member of Pet Professional Alliance of Wichita!

Unfortunately, there is no licensing for Pet Sitting. So, how do I keep educating myself and improving my services?

  • Pet Sitters International provides a constant stream of information about a wide range of pets and best business practices on multiple platforms.
  • Learning from my fellow members at PPAW.
  • Taking my dog through classes such as Hand’s Full Dog Training.
  • I take online courses about things such as dog body language.
  • Volunteer Experiences
    • Kansas Humane Society’s Project Companionship program,
    • Flint Hills Therapeutic Riding Center
    • Prairie Meadows Therapeutic Riding Center.
    • Experiences as a pet sitter since July of 2010.

 

 

 

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