Why You Should Not Leave Your Cat At Home By Itself For More Than 24 Hours

Cats are amazing. There’s quite a difference between cats and dogs … after all, dogs love anyone that feeds them. Cats on the other hand only love people who treat them like royalty. If you have gained the love and affection of a cat, you’re no doubt doing something right. Away Home & Pet Care […]

Saving Paws: How Our Ogden Pet Sitters Tackle Pet Emergencies

Dog sitting next to a first-aid kit

Pet parents traveling out of town often worry about how best to ensure the wellbeing of their animals during a trip, which is why at Away Home & Pet Care of Ogden Utah, we train all of our pet sitters on how best to respond in case an unexpected medical crisis arises while your pet […]

Beat the Heat: How to Keep Your Dog Safe This Summer in Ogden

Dogs in Ogden, Utah playing in the pool with their dog sitter

Dogs are fun and loyal companions, but they need extra care during the summer months to stay healthy and safe. With soaring temperatures in Ogden, it’s important to know how to keep your pup comfortable and happy while still enjoying the outdoors. Here are some tips for keeping your four-legged friend safe from heat-related illnesses […]

Fear-Free®️ Certified Professional Pet Business

Fear-Free Certified

Continuing education is important for Away Home & Pet Care. Because this is more than a side-hustle for us, we invest time and money training our pet sitters and dog walkers to be the best in the industry. Our Ogden, Utah pet sitting and dog walk service is the best money can buy. We are […]

Winter Pet Safety Advice

Dog in the snow

You know how the song goes …”oh…the weather outside is frightful….”, right?  Winter-time and the inclement weather that it brings can be “frightful” for your fur-kids too, but your pet care professionals at Away Home & Pet Care are here to help you get your pets safely through the winter months. Read on….. Garage Check […]

First Aid and Pet CPR Certified

Pet first aid certificate

At Away Home & Pet Care the safety of your pets is our #1 priority. We invest heavily in our training and we are pet first aid and CPR certified. This is one of the major benefits of hiring a professional pet sitter to care for your pets while you’re out of town. With the […]

How Your Dog Walker Keeps Your Pooch Safe

Dog walking on leash in Ogden Utah

Away Home & Pet Care is a locally owned and operated FULL TIME pet sitting and dog walking business serving the Ogden, UT metropolitan area. Because this is our livelihood, we try very hard to go ABOVE AND BEYOND to ensure your dog’s safety while walking in the neighborhood. Sure, every dog walker in the […]

What You Need to Know Before Walking Your Dog in the Summer

Dog walking on sidewalk on leash in Ogden, UT

It’s fun to walk your dog. Many people enjoy taking their dogs on walks, but it’s important to follow some basic rules before doing so. PROTECT THOSE PADS! Summertime walks are a lot of fun, but there is one bit of detail many people forget: if the pavement or asphalt is too hot for you […]

Springtime Dangers to Pets

Mastiff in the grass

There are many dangers to pets during the spring, and it is important to take steps to ensure that your pets stay safe. Some springtime dangers are found in the natural environment, but others are created by people’s springtime activities. Here are some common hazards to pets during the spring: OPEN WINDOWS Many cats enjoy […]

free checklist for hiring the perfect pet sitter

Pet Sitter Checklist Cover

Tired of second guessing every pet sitter you hire?

Our comprehensive guide will take the worry out of hiring a pet sitter. Expert tips, interview questions and a printable checklist to help you confidently leave your furry friends in the hands of a pet sitter.