Protect your Dog against Mosquitoes

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Protect your dog against mosquitoes! It should be a priority, especially right here in Houston, Texas. After all, nobody likes to deal with the aggravation of a bunch of mosquito bites, right? Well, your dog is no different. However, aside from the aggravation from scratch, scratch, scratching, there are some serious health concerns that can result from a single mosquito bite.  While you may think the likelihood of dealing with any of these concerns may be slim, you should always err on the side of caution when it comes to the comfort and safety of your pets.  Keep reading to learn how to protect your dog against mosquitoes. [Read more…]

Evacuating with Pets during a Hurricane

Evacuating with pets during a hurricaneEvacuating with pets during a hurricane or other storm is never ideal.  The necessity to evacuate with your pets may come to pass and you should already have put together an emergency kit for you, your family and pets, too! Evacuation day should be planned for you, too.  [Read more…]

Finding the best pet sitter near me

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Wondering how to find the best pet sitter? People love their pets.  In fact, Americans are now spending to the tune of billions of dollars each year on their pets!  That’s just one indicator to show just how much people are invested in and care about their pets.  So, it’s no wonder that when it comes to choosing the best pet sitter, people agonize and fret over just who to choose.  Some families even refrain from taking vacations because they’re so worried about who to entrust with the furry members of the family.  While choosing the best pet sitter for your pets is a very important decision and should not be taken lightly, it doesn’t have to be SO hard. If you have found yourself wondering “How do I find the best pet sitter near me?” then you’ve come to the right place!  [Read more…]

Frozen Dog Treats to Make with your Kids

Looking to cool down this summer? Your dog probably is, too.  So why not gather the kids and make some frozen dog treats? Not only will your dog appreciate a taste of frozen goodness, but you can bond with your kids all the while teaching them some good old fashion life skills. Frozen dog treats are easy to make so why not give it a try?

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Frozen dog treats are easy to make! Your dog will be begging for more!

Making frozen dog treats with or without your kids has never been easier.  Hundreds or recipes are available right at your fingertips. Here’s your starting point! [Read more…]

Keeping your Dog Safe from Coyote Attacks in Katy, Texas

Keeping your Pet Safe from Coyote AttacksKeeping your Dog safe from coyote attacks might not be a priority of yours, but it should.  Too often, pet parents play Russian roulette with their dog’s life by  thinking “My dog will never be attacked by a coyote.”  This train of thought is dangerous and puts your dog at risk of becoming the next victim.  [Read more…]

What to expect at our first consultation

cat and dog sitting patiently during initial consultationFollowing our mission to provide the best in personalized care for your pets, we require an introductory consultation meeting for all new clients.  The consultation meeting is just as important to us as the pet sit visit itself.

When and where does the consultation meeting take place?

The consultation meeting will take place right at the residence of the new client.  The meeting will be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon time set up between the pet sitter and the client.  We request approximately 20 minutes of your undivided attention for this meeting to take place.  [Read more…]

How Many Pet Sits Should I Schedule Per Day?

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Deciding how many pet sits you should schedule per day just may be one of the most important things you should consider once you enlist the services of a reputable, seasoned pet sitter.  Why? No two pets are the same and because of that, they there’s really no cookie cutter answer when trying to determine how many pet sits you should schedule with your pet sitter.

So, what do you do? [Read more…]

Why Choose Animal Admiration for Quality Pet Care?

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The foundations of our company started way back in 2003, when owner Brooke Rozell started working professionally as a pet sitter. She learned to provide quality pet care to all the puppies, cats, and dogs she worked with.  She went on to form Animal Admiration Pet Sitting LLC in 2011, and with the help of pet professionals, has created a brand that offers quality, skilled care for all pets. Our services, which include mid-day walks, vacation care, and help training new additions to your family, are offered with the perks of technology but with a personal touch. [Read more…]

Pet Adoption – Top 5 Places in and around Katy, TX

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Tis the season for pet adoption! Families all around ponder getting a furry member for a big Christmas surprise. And luckily in the Katy, Tx area there are some great places where you can find the perfect pet for adoptions. Plus, you’re giving a gift of a new home when you adopt or rescue instead of buying a new pet. [Read more…]

We’re Wild About Wild Birds!

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Here at Animal Admiration we truly love all animals. And we are especially passionate about wild birds. Even though they are around us every day, they can seem to get forgotten or taken for granted. However, wild birds are extremely important in our world.

Not only do they provide the soul-filling sounds of dawn breaking and seasons changing; they also help keep mother nature’s systems in balance. They pollinate plants, disperse seeds, recycle nutrients back to the earth and help decomposition by scavenging carcasses. These essential errands are taken care of daily of by our wild birds. And all while relax, admiring their adorable bobbing heads, their hopping feet and their fluttering wings. Pretty impressive, huh? [Read more…]