Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 7am - 8pm


Area of Service

Yellowknife and surrounding area

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Metis owned and operated.

Thank you for your business

YK Sitter is an in-home pet sitting service. We're looking for great people who share our obsession for amazing customer service.

Why we LOVE it: 


Professional pet care is incredibly rewarding and fulfilling, and every one of our sitters LOVES people and pets! YK Sitters offers:


  • Fuzzy Faces & Unconditional Love!

  • Flexible Hours

  • Discounted Pet Sitting for you!

  • Sitter Referral Bonuses

  • Exercise & Fresh Air

  • Independence

  • Online YK Sitter account




Pet Sitting: Visit our clients' homes 1-4 times per day (morning, midday, dinner and evening) to walk, feed and care for their pet/s while they travel.


Overnight/House Sitting: Spend the night in our client's homes; 12-14+ hours, feed the pets, walk the dog, clean the cat litter box,.


Dog Walking: Visit our client's homes 1-2 visits per day between the hours of 11 AM & 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday, to walk dogs while their owners are at work.



Independent Contractors must:

  • Live in Yellowknife      

  • Have an operational Smart phone with data·        

  • Be physically fit and able to work and commute in all types of weather (this is a VERY active position that requires hours of energy, even on rainy, or snowy day.·        

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

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

  • Be 100% reliable.        

  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with YK Sitter, fellow pet care

  • professionals and clients, by returning emails, phone calls and text messages 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 criminal background check.

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