Safety tips for Halloween – the worst day of the year for cats!

It’s that time of year again – Halloween. Here is a confession – I most absolutely HATE Halloween. Every year, so many cats (especially black cats) falls victims of the ‘holiday fun’. Cats being chased, tails being burnt. Or even just the general noisiness scare them to no end. Before I talk further, first and foremost… Please remember to keep your beloved cats indoors this … Continue reading Safety tips for Halloween – the worst day of the year for cats!

Trick of the Trade: always put your foot or handbag to block the door

I have opened roughly 250 family doors and entered their home in the past 5 years. I have never once let a cat escape out the front door. What’s the tip? I always put my foot or my handbag to block the door open turning the key. So to achieve this… As far as I know, all professional pet sitter around the world do that, … Continue reading Trick of the Trade: always put your foot or handbag to block the door

Cat tips: how to give cat malt paste

Some cats are prone to hairball problems. One of the solution to help with that is to give them malt paste. Some cats LOVE those paste while some really don’t. If your cat suffer from serious hairball problems and you really want to get them to eat those paste. There is one secret solution I am going to share with you today. Smudge paste on the … Continue reading Cat tips: how to give cat malt paste

SMOPB – Step 1: before you start – research

I started my own pet sitting business (SMOPB) 5 years ago, I have been asked again and again how did I do it. In fact, I have been approached by numerous individuals for the past few years asking for advices and tips to start their own pet sitting business. I am one for information sharing and karma. Every time, I would answer all their questions … Continue reading SMOPB – Step 1: before you start – research

SMOB – business name

It goes without saying having a good business name is extremely important for a business. My business name Maow Care came to me because ‘maow’ is nickname my husband has been calling me for many years, which means ‘cat’ in Chinese…   So I thought Maow Care sounds like me. Notice I did add a ‘w’ at the end of just ‘Mao’ due to obvious reasons… When I … Continue reading SMOB – business name