Welcome to Asheville Area Professional Pet Sitters Association (AAPPSA)!

We are a non-profit group of independently owned pet sitting services, a business referral network providing pet owners of Buncombe County, NC with high quality pet care providers for in home pet care.

Our Mission Statement

• To promote the benefits of professional pet sitting services to Buncombe County pet owners
• To provide referral, educational and mentoring opportunities to individual member business owners
• To develop and encourage the practice of high standards of conduct among members
• To support animal welfare organizations within Buncombe County

High Standards for Quality Pet Care

AAPPSA shows its strong commitment to quality pet care by:

• Requiring all members to have business liability insurance that includes property coverage
• Providing continuing education opportunities to members, including pet first aid and CPR training
• Encouraging membership participation in animal welfare events
• Holding monthly meetings, encouraging exchange of experiences and pet care information

Search our membership directory by zip code or by service need (see above) to find the right pet sitter for you
and your pets!