I used to dog sit for some neighbors which involved me spending a week or so at their house to take care of their two pooches. Not a bad gig if you can get it, but the most I traveled to do it was about half a mile from my house.
Now just imagine getting to travel the world and stayingat the most amazing accommodations from mansions tobeach villas all in exchange for looking after an adorable pet.
Now you can,thanks to a company called Trusted Housesitters and only about$100 a year.
According to Bored Panda, the concept is simple and a stroke of genius.
Many people with pets love to travel but become tied to their home because of the expense or guilt of kenneling their beloved furry cohabitants.
This site connects them with vetted, trustworthy travelers who house and pet sit in exchange for accommodation.
Locations can range from poolside mansions and huge farmhouses to sleek city pads and villas on the beach taking care of everything from dogs and cats to rabbits and horses.
So how do you bag the best gigs?