The Wag Pack has been operating in Northern Virginia since 2008 and we know just how to make this job rewarding and fun.
Pay averages between $15 to $18 per hour and benefits include:
– $100 hiring bonus paid upon successful completion of 90-day probationary period
– Gratuity from satisfied clients
– Holiday pay on major holidays
– Potential for pay increase after 90-days and annually
– Pet sitting discounts for your pets
– Paid training, direct deposit & employee payroll status
– Self-service administrative office in North Springfield where you help yourself to equipment on your schedule
– Casual dress, independent work & flexibility
Scroll down to learn about our two pet care professional positions:
Midday Dog Walker & Pet Sitter
Once you’re ready to do so, you may apply here.
Give dogs a much-needed break and exercise while their families are at work/school.
We offer different visit lengths and time blocks to meet dogs’ needs and work within our clients’ schedules.
You plan your own routes and stay within a 5-mile radius of your home so that you can focus on lucrative pet care visits instead of sitting in traffic.
Dog walkers work weekdays between the hours of 10 AM and 4 PM. We work with your schedule as long as you’re available at least two days per week.
Dog walkers can also take on pet sitting visits as a way to earn additional income. See pet sitting below to learn more.
Our pet sitting services keep pets comfortable and in their home environment while their families are away for work or play.
Pet sitting visits include feeding, walking, playtime, light home care, and more. Visits are designed for cats, dogs, and small animals and offer different lengths and time blocks to meet pets’ needs.
Clients can schedule one to four visits daily, depending on their travel itinerary and pet’s usual routine.
Most of our pet sitting requests take place mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays therefore pet sitting is a great way to supplement your income in addition to your Monday through Friday, 9-5 job.
We keep you within a 5-mile radius of your home to ensure that the work is convenient and lucrative. The work is flexible, we do not require that you be available every single weekend. You can work when clients need you and when it fits well with your schedule.
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military & Veteran programs
Owned and operated by military spouses, The Wag Pack is a proud supporter of military veterans and their families. We participate with the programs below and are also happy to employ military spouses that may only be in the Northern Virginia area temporarily.
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Making Pet Parenting Easier® since 2008