While the thought of “no kill” shelters brings a smile to animal advocates, many are cognizant there's a significant grey area that exists regarding euthanasia. In an ideal world, we’d like to believe there would be no need for animal shelters — that strays, abused and unwanted pets didn’t exist. Unfortunately that is not the case.
Pet Sitters use to be friends, family members or neighbors. When you needed someone to keep a watchful eye over Rex or Socks, you could lean on them to lend a helping hand. If you couldn’t have your pet travel with you for business or leisure, you might ask them to even board them overnight. But in the 21st Century our options have changed.