Planning a weekend away, or looking to go on holiday can be a logistical nightmare for us pet owners, and without anyone to rely on, it can seem impossible to arrange trustworthy and . Not only holidays, but should an emergency arise where you need to be away from home for a while, you would want only the most trusted and verified pet sitters to look after your little buddy and your home. That’s where TrustedHousesitters come in...

TrustedHousesitters: Verified pet sitting, with love.


Waggel members enjoy some and discounts on a delicious buffet of products/services. As one of our latest offers, we have partnered with TrustedHousesitters to offer free basic membership for 12 months. That means that you can take advantage of a free year of in-home pet sitting from TrustedHousesitters' verified sitters. All included with your Waggel membership! Get a Waggel here and see how you can make the most of this fantastic offer.

Here is some more info, from the experts at TrustedHousesitters, about why house sitting is a great option for pet owners and how exactly it works.

What are TrustedHousesitters All About?

With Waggel's offer of a basic annual owner plan, you can choose from a variety of kind and caring sitters who don't charge anything to look after your pet in your own home.

The process is simple

Sign up through your Waggel Member Dashboard, or Once signed up, you can create a listing, adding lots of pictures of your home and your pets. Then, add the dates you are going away. has never been so simple!

Choose your pet's perfect sitter

Receive sitter applications from our community of verified and reviewed sitters. You can view their profiles, read reviews from other pet owners, and pick the perfect person to look after your pet and your home.

Travel with peace of mind

Simply leave your pets at home and your sitter will take extra care of them both, all while providing regular updates and pictures so you can sit back and relax on your getaway.


Are your registered pet sitters verified? 

As part of our industry-leading Trust & Safety features, we verify the contact details of all house & pet sitters registered with TrustedHousesitters, and ask them to complete their free ID checks and verification.

This includes:

  • Email and telephone verification.
  • and reviews from other pet owner members.

  • which is provided by our partners at Evident ID.

  • A sitter’s verifications can be easily identified on their sitter profile. 

What does a basic membership include?

Basic membership offers unlimited pet & home care from verified sitters at no extra cost. That's 12 months of pet sitting just for being a Waggel member.

Do sitters charge?

No - never. So what's the catch? There isn't one! Sitters registered with TrustedHousesitters sit for free because they love animals and the unique travel experiences that house and pet sitting offers.

In exchange for caring for your pets and home, your sitter gets to experience a home away from home and enjoy the company of pets. It's that simple.

Waggel’s Conclusion:

If there’s one thing we love doing the most, it’s making lives easier - especially pet owners’. What TrustedHousesitters offer and what they stand for puts a big fat smile on our faces, and gets a big purr/pant from our pets. 

As pet owners ourselves, we know going on holidays has always been a struggle. But, thanks to TrustedHousesitters, we can officially say sayonara to that issue - and for Waggel members, it’s a problem solved, for free, for a whole year.