"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
Established May 2005
•While You Were Gone Pet Sitting Service LLC is a proud member of Pet Sitters International•
•We have been in business over 7 years, and are Fully Bonded and Insured•
Updated April 18, 2012. Morristown, NJ 07960