The ONLY national non-profit organization for professional pet sitters.

Welcome to the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters

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NAPPS is the ultimate source for pet sitters who want to take their business to new levels and for pet parents looking for trustworthy care for their pets when they are away from home.

NAPPS members represent the top pet sitting businesses in the country with a reputation for ethical behavior and professionalism.

That's why 2,000 pet sitting professionals turn to NAPPS for the tools they need to grow their businesses and provide the best quality pet care services.

News and Headlines

‚ÄčCheck out the following NAPPS branded infographics;

*Benefits of Hiring a Professional Pet Sitter
*Benefits of Hiring a Mid-Day Dog Walker

*Pet Summer Safety Guide 
*Pet Winter Safety Guide

Congratulations to the NAPPS 2017 Business of the Year Award Winner!

Joette White, Owner of  Park Cities Pet Sitter, Inc., Dallas, TX

Read Joette's full story here.


Deaf Dog Awareness Week

Posted September 21, 2017
Deaf Dog Awareness Week, which takes place every year in the last week of September, wants to show prospective pet parents that bringing a deaf dog into a home is not as difficult as it may seem and can be a rewarding and learning experience.

National Disaster Preparedness Month

Posted September 14, 2017
With Hurricane Irma and Harvey wrecking havoc in the U.S., and in the Caribbean, there is no better time to remind everyone of the importance of National Disaster Preparedness Month, which takes place in September.

National Pet Memorial Day - September 10th

Posted September 07, 2017
Making the decision to have a pet put to rest peacefully and painlessly is the hardest decision a pet parent will make for a pet. Just as painful is to lose a pet tragically in an unexpected way. To support pet parents with their recent loss as well as honoring the memory of other pets who have passed to the Rainbow Br...


Posted August 17, 2017
Leptospirosis, or lepto for short, is an infectious disease that can affect many animals including wildlife, rodents, dogs and people. It’s caused by a number of different strains of Leptospira bacteria, and can exist everywhere in the world, but is most prevalent during periods of heavy rains.