Pet Sitters International offers the benefits you need to succeed in the pet-sitting industry!
Whether you have been pet sitting for years or are just opening your business, PSI membership gives you access to the industry's largest array of services and benefits all created to benefit YOU-the professional pet sitter.
When you join PSI, you have the support of the world's largest educational association for professional pet sitters and its more than 7,100 member businesses.
PSI members can take advantage of:
- access to group rate pet-sitter liability insurance and bonding policies.
- access to the only Occupational Accident Insurance available to pet-sitting industry professionals.
- PSI's Official Pet Sitter Locator™, where potential clients can find you online and on their mobile devices.
- Access to free pet-sitter forms, client leave-behinds, event materials and press raleases from the PSI Member Resource & Template Gallery.
- trained, professional Member Services staff to answer inquiries by phone and e-mail.
- access to the coveted PSI member logo for use on your website and promotional materials.
- access to the PSI Certification Program.
- 10% member discount at PSIStoreOnline.com.
- access to PSI Exclusive products and business tools.
- access to free monthly educational webinars.
- subscription to Pet Sitter's WORLD magazine, the premier professional pet-sitting publication.
- informative electronic communications - The Scoop, Newsflashes and the PSI Weekly News Brief.
- discounts from PSI Preferred Providers, including discounts on pet-sitter software, electronic payment processing solutions, background checking and legal plans.
- access to health, life, disability and supplmental insurance, as well as prescription cards for you and your clients.
- a free Members only forum to share tips and advice with other professional pet sitters.
- recogntion through special events and awards, such as Professional Pet Sitters Week™ and the Pet Sitter of the Year™ award.
To learn more, view the complete list of PSI member benefits and services.
You can also learn more about these benefits in the Member Tools section of the site.
PSI offers extra support for first-year members.
As a new member, you can take advantage of PSI's free First Year Focus Program designed specifically to help first-year members take full advantage of their PSI memberships and grow their pet-sitting businesses. This program is available at no additional cost to PSI members!
Upon joining, you will receive the PSI Pet Sitter Starter Kit, providing you with immediate access to free pet-sitter forms, marketing materials, client leave-behinds and step-by-step instructions for building and growing your pet-sitting service, including:
- Naming your business
- Selecting your business structure
- Setting your pet-sitting rates
- Selecting your service area
- What to do at an initial consultation
- Tax deductions for professional pet sitters
- And more!
Ready to become a PSI member?
If you are ready to take the next step and join PSI, you can learn more about the PSI membership fees, as well as PSI's special Add-on and Save offers on the pages to your left.
You can join PSI online, by mailing in the PSI membership form with payment, or join over the phone when you contact PSI Member Services at (336) 983-9222, option 1.