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Are you interested in working for yk sitter?

As a YKS Pet Sitter, you are responsible for taking care of our furry clients and their homes. Pets who are scheduled with you will depend on you to provide their basic needs, daily exercise, companionship and communication with their families via visit reports. Our furry clientele consists of dogs, cats, guinea pigs, birds and more!

Why we LOVE pet sitting

  • Professional pet care is incredibly rewarding and fulfilling

  • Flexible Hours

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Discounted Pet Sitting & Grooming at Cheeky Chops Pet Salon for you!

  • Exercise & Fresh Air


  • Must live in Yellowknife

  • Able to work and commute in all types of weather

  • Have access to a reliable vehicle and have a valid driver’s license

  • Have experience with, a love of and a desire to work with dogs and/or cats, and other small animals

  • Love people in addition to animals (this is just as much a customer service position as it is pet care).

  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with YK Sitter, fellow pet sitters and clients promptly

  • Have the ability to provide the service in a professional manner

  • Be organized and detail-oriented

  • Be able to provide professional references

  • Provide a current and clean background check


All applications must be sent to to be considered. Be sure to include your resume, what position(s) you are interested in, and why you want to join the team! Thank you!

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