December is one of the busiest times of year for Rover sitters. With all of the stays going on, this is the perfect opportunity to turn first-time clients into repeat clients. Follow this advice and impress pet parents this season.
Without a doubt, this will be our biggest summer ever, and we want it to be big for you too! Here’s a behind-the-scenes sample of what we’re doing to make sure you can fill your summer with dog playtime.
Sixty-five percent of pet parents on Rover say sitter and dog walker reviews play a role in deciding which people to contact. We previously gave you sometips to make sure you give your clients a 5-star experience, but how do you get pet parents to sit down and actually write your 5-star review?
Rover provides you with a set of tools to help you promote your dog sitting business. From social media options like Facebook to advertising platforms like Craigslist, to aRover Storewhere you can order custom business cards or Rover shirts, you’ve got some great choices when it comes to gaining new clients. First, we want to share our #1 tip. Beyond that, we asked sitters to share their creative ways to get new clients. Some ideas use items from the Rover store, and some involve homemade crafts or special events. Check ’em out!
At this point, you may already have a few stays under your belt (and you’ve made some new dog friends, too). There’s no secret formula for being a great sitter, but we’ve figured out a few ways you can make a lasting impression on dog owners—and their pets too. It all adds up to your earning loyal clients as you grow your business.