Local Austin Pet Sitters

Call Us Today (512) 586-5864

 
 
 
Jan
18

There is nothing scarier than an adolescent high-strung dog that gets loose from your care, whether you leave the gate open when entering the backyard or it gets loose while you are walking it. You can be certain that once loose, your dog will run a... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on January 18th, 2013


Dec
29

Dogs come in all shapes and sizes and their collar’s do too. When choosing a collar for your dog make sure to select one that is comfortable yet snug enough to prevent your dog from slipping it off. Choosing a collar that is too tight can be very u... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on December 29th, 2012


Dec
15

Many Austin pet owners have come home from a long day of work only to see their place torn to bits from a mischievous adolescent pet. When this happens sometimes the only solution is to keep your pet in a crate or cage until it is trained to behave w... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on December 15th, 2012


Dec
13

When going up or down the stairs, make sure to train your dog to wait at the top or bottom of the stairs until you finish walking up or down the stairs. Dogs don’t have the sense to see the dangers of falling down the stairs. Most dogs will clip yo... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on December 13th, 2012


Dec
9

Your pets are an important part of your family, and no holiday would be complete without a little surprise for your furry friends. If you're struggling to decide what Santa will leave under the tree for your dog or cat, you have lots of different opt... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on December 9th, 2012


Nov
29

Finding a stray animal is a difficult situation. No matter how much you may want to help the animal, not all strays will be willing to cooperate with your efforts. You should never put yourself in harm's way. When you're dealing with a stray, take al... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on November 29th, 2012


Nov
23

Begging is often a learned behavior that your dog has adopted as a result of the way you treat him when you're eating. Before you can successfully train your dog to stop begging, it's important for you to identify any behaviors of your own that are c... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on November 23rd, 2012


Nov
13

Potty training a new puppy is one of the first obstacles that you'll need to face. Before you can enjoy giving your new family member free reign in the home, you need to go through a period of close supervision and dedicated training to teach him or ... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on November 13th, 2012


Nov
13

Cats don't need to be bathed very often. Unlike dogs, they do a great deal of self-grooming. Your cat really only needs a bath if she's gotten into something dirty, is suffering from fleas, or has a skin condition. Before you drag your cat into the b... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on November 13th, 2012


Oct
27

Reds Porch Reds Porch, located at 3505 Lamar Blvd. is a great outdoor place to take your dog for a great lunch or dinner outing. 1/2 Tex-Mex, 1/2 Cajun and 1/2 Southern, it specialize in American and Texas draft beers along with a full bar featuring... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on October 27th, 2012


Oct
11

Fall has arrived and winter is just around the corner. We have had a few cold days here in Austin so far and the days are only getting colder. It is time to start rummaging through the back of the closet to sort out the winter clothing for the year. ... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on October 11th, 2012


Sep
30

Taking the necessary steps to planning a trip away from your pet is critical to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of your pet. Some owners may feel that leaving their dog or cat alone for more than a day may be ok if they leave enough food and water ... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on September 30th, 2012


Sep
14

Allergic Dermatitis If you notice your dog's skin is rough, flaky or irritated, and you see your dog scratching all the time, your dog may be suffering from a skin condition. Some of the common causes of these skin conditions are allergies, parasites... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on September 14th, 2012


Aug
21

A responsible pet owner knows how important it is to ensure a measure of protection from fleas for their beloved pet. Fleas are wingless, blood-sucking parasites that feed on humans and animals alike. There are over 2000 types of fleas and mostly s... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on August 21st, 2012


Aug
13

Have you ever held your pet close and got turned off by its foul breath? If you do, it means your pet is in need of pet dental care. Bad breath in your pets is no fun and more importantly, dental disease is nothing to joke about. Dental disease i... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on August 13th, 2012


Aug
13

Summer comes right on the dot each year, and everyone welcomes the summer heat and takes to the outdoors to soak up the sunshine and warmth. However, over-exposure to the sun can be bad for your health, including the health of your animals. As much... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on August 13th, 2012


Aug
8

In an effort to expand our reach on the internet, CapCity Pet Sitting has recently added our business to the following directories: Localeze Thumbtack Yellow Pages I Begin Hotfrog Mojo Pages Brownbook Manta AboutUs.Org Free Index Show Me... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on August 8th, 2012


Jul
25

While working at the vet’s office, the question I’m asked more than any other is “what food is best for my pet”? First of all, if you are even asking this question, it shows that you have your pet’s best interest in mind. Unfortunately, wi... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on July 25th, 2012


Jul
12

We recently sent out a new press release about the launch of our new Austin pet sitting website. The press release details information about the launch of the new website and our Austin pet sitting services. It goes over the main points about our c... Read More

Posted on CapCity Pet Sitting Blog on July 12th, 2012


 
Find us elsewhere:

We are proud members of the following associations.

View My APSO Sitter Profile

Our Location

Cap City Pet Sitting
2719 Market Garden Ln
Austin,TX 78745
Phone: 512-318-2630