SMOB – Sole trader vs partnership vs limited company

In the last post of the Start My Own Business (SMOB) series and the last post of the Start My Own Petsitting Business (SMOPB) series, I have talked about naming a business. So now that you have an idea of a name of your business, the next thing you need to decide is on the type of structure. In Ireland, you can set up a business … Continue reading SMOB – Sole trader vs partnership vs limited company

Trick of the Trade: What’s in my bag for Catsmas sitting?

Christmas cat sitting challenge is on full speed tomorrow, which means I will be on the road from 6am to 6pm or even later. I might have limited access to shops and need to be comfortable for long duration of being outdoor. Therefore, Catsmas sitting require special packing. I will write another post to show you my normal gear after New Year. In this picture, … Continue reading Trick of the Trade: What’s in my bag for Catsmas sitting?

Why do you need a professional pet sitter?

I don’t actually got asked this question anymore. In fact, I don’t remember when was the last time someone asked me that question. I would like to think the Maow Care website has been effective enough that people don’t feel they need to ask. But in case you are someone who is not familiar with the concept or you are a pet sitter in an area with a … Continue reading Why do you need a professional pet sitter?

Safety tips for a Maowry Catsmas

It’s that time of the year again. A quick reminder to watch out for our feline friends so that they can have a Maowry Catsmas. Ok, let’s talk about the Christmas tree… I know. There is very little you can do to be honest. They ARE going to attack it. It’s full of shiny dangling objects, it will be against their natural instinct if they … Continue reading Safety tips for a Maowry Catsmas

Cats vs Baby – No, you don’t need to get rid of the cat

In the past 7 years of my career, one of the common things I have come across is people contact me and tell me they need to ‘get rid’ of their cats because they are now pregnant. ‘Pre-mother me’ wanted to yell at these people, but I felt I wasn’t qualified to criticise them. Then I had my baby… Now it has become my new mission … Continue reading Cats vs Baby – No, you don’t need to get rid of the cat

New theme – Chronicle

As I said yesterday, I am going to dive right back in to this blogging thing. I already have many drafts lined up. While browsing around trying to get a hang of all the functionality again. I notice, to my terror, the Bueno theme I have been using is retired! I went and googled ‘what does it mean WordPress theme retired?’ Thankfully, I wasn’t the … Continue reading New theme – Chronicle