“The pet sitter took one look at the bird, and said the job was beyond her,” said a friend after interviewing a new pet sitter for her two dogs and caique. “She was totally unfamiliar with birds and didn’t want the job.” Birds require some degree of specialized care — beyond what a cat-and-dog pet sitter can handle. If you’ve already swapped bird sitting services with a friend, and it’s been such a great experience, maybe you’d like to try it as a business.
**For the full article, pick up the October 2007 issue of BIRD TALK**
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