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Employment - HSHPetCare
  • 860-697-6389

Thank you for your interest in joining the Home Sweet Home Pet Care Team! We are always looking for mature, dedicated, and trustworthy people to join our team of professionals. The services we offer provide a wonderful opportunity to work with a variety of animals on a daily basis. We hope the relationship you build with each HSH pet client will make a lifelong impression on both you and the pet!

Warm regards,

Your Team Leaders @ Home Sweet Home Pet Care, LLC

What it is

We are a house call pet service company that represents over 600 families in the Greater Hartford/Farmington Valley region. We operate 7 days/week, 365 days/year. We offer to our clients, daily dog walks, house calls for feeding, medicating, and puppy raising.

Daily Dog Walks are routine walks for the same clients at the same times each weekday. Our services require consistent availability throughout the middle of the day,  M-F.

Pet Care Visits are vacation care visits for the clients who are away from home. They can occur up to seven days a week, and are needed mostly between the hours of 6AM-9AM, 4PM-6PM, and 8PM-10PM. As a Pet Sitter you would share these responsibilities with another team member unless you personally requested more hours. Pet Sitters should also be prepared to work on holidays and during busy swells such as Spring Break and the Summer Vacation Season.

We require these personal qualifications for our positions:

  • Must be comfortable attending new client walkthroughs which are essential to our service so that you may learn the pet(s) routine, placement of equipment, and expectations of the client.
  • Must respect client confidentiality. A confidentiality agreement will be required upon hiring.
  • A 2 week trial period will be offered prior to all new team members.
  • Must be willing to take on unusual assignments. We care for many species of animal!
  • Will be an adult with work experience.
  • Will be punctual, organized, and fluent in English, with the ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Will be comfortable in social situations, with the ability to relate to others in a genuine and friendly manner.
  • Will be on web cam from time to time. We are on the client’s private property and this is their right.
  • Must own a reliable, insured vehicle with an understanding that you may spend significant time driving.
  • Must provide your own iPhone/Droid smart phone and be prepared to use it in an unlimited data capacity for the job. Must have a mobile phone car charger.
  • Have a clean driving record and can pass a formal background check including drug test.
  • Should live within our service area, though this is not a requirement.
  • Are willing to provide 2 week notice of resignation so that we may find a suitable replacement.

If you’d like to become a part of our amazing team, please fill out an application today! We will review it and contact you accordingly. We hope to see you at our next HSH Pet Care Team Meeting!