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Become a Sitter 

on Our Team

Have a FUN job and GREAT way to earn income! Enjoy getting outdoors with dog walking, hanging out in the yard playing fetch, or inside playing with kitties, etc. I have clients ready for you NOW, pets sits to assign to you as soon as you are ready. Let me take care of the business end of things, and you do the fun part...taking care of pets! I have a very successful business with almost 25 years experience.

Melissa Kauffman

Owner, A Pet's Best Friend


Please read the following job requirements:

In order to be considered for pet sitting with our service, you MUST live in Broomfield, Westminster, Thornton, or Northglenn area. Our service area is listed on the Services page under the lockbox information. It is imperative for our sitters to live within or very near this service area.

Applicants from Boulder, Denver, Longmont, etc., will not be considered.



  • Cell phone with internet access, GPS, texting, and access to email

  • Reliable vehicle (that maneuvers well in the snow as well) and with no driving restrictions on license.    

  • Must agree to complete a criminal background check

  • Pet CPR certification or willingness to become certified upon hiring and complete a free bunny care class upon hiring.

  • Work as a team and willingness to pitch in to pet sit part time on holidays if needed (with extra pay).

  • Availability during the times that are applicable to the position for which applying.  Pet sitters do not work in an office or have set hours. They often have clusters of pet sits during these times. 

Job positions to apply for:


Monday through Friday pet sitting visits or dog walks scheduled various times (some in morning between 7am-9am, some middays between 11am-3pm, some evening between 4-7pm)must be available Monday through Friday, not just some of them. The schedule varies each day-between 4 to 10 half hour pet sits throughout the day


Saturday AND Sunday pet sitting visits or dog walks scheduled throughout the day. (some morning sits between 7 and 9, some midday pet sits between 11 and 3, some evening pet sits between 4-7. You would have breaks between these time periods, not working straight through. The number of half hour pet sits varies from day to day. Total number of visits assigned to you is to be discussed at interview.


Overnight Pet Sits: Each time a client needs overnight stays, the dates are offered to you. You have the option to accept or decline each job offered to you. Overnight stays are from about 6pm to 6am the next morning without leaving the client's home. Visits are unaccompanied, no alcohol or smoking permitted.