pet sitter

Code

5164.9

Description

Pet sitters provide animal-sitting services including dog walking, home-boarding, pet/home sitting, day boarding and animal transportation services.  They maintain records, use appropriate and safe handling techniques and do routine monitoring of the health and welfare of the animal.

Alternative label

  • cat sitter

  • dog visitor

  • animal sitter

  • animal carer

  • companion animal sitter

  • dog walker

  • pet sitters

  • dog sitter

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/84cdc2ef-ee7c-42b1-be19-5e1c6b537f8f