"Invent a business
that smiles on the world.
The Story of While You Were Gone
I graduated college in 2001 with a business degree and began a 3 year lucrative, yet unfulfilling career in retail management. After much reflection, I decided to pursue a profession that was a labor of love...working with animals.
A three month course was available in Florida for
exotic animal husbandry. This training consisted of interacting with
tigers, lions, chimps, bears, wolves, mountain lions, monkeys, lesser
apes, lemurs, etc. I am now certified in exotic animal husbandry. This
was an unforgettable time of my life.
Once I returned to New Jersey, I accepted a position
at a busy animal hospital/boarding facility. Although I gained valuable
knowledge and skills, it did not allow me to devote one-on-one attention
to each animal, due to the vastness of the hospital/kennel.
After much soul searching, I decided to become a
pet sitter and start my own business, "While You Were Gone Petsitting
Service" and apply my experiences and passion in a field that I
Celebrating 12 years of service. Established May 2005
While You Were Gone Pet Sitting Service LLC is a proud member of Pet Sitters International and petsitting.com
We have been in business over 10 years, with no gimmicks and are fully Bonded and Insured
Updated June 1st, 2017. Morristown, NJ 07960