Pet Sitter Ginny
♥ Bonded & Insured
♥ Certified in Pet CPR & First Aid
Ginny started with Shannon’s Pet Sitting in July 2014 and is our weekday pet sitter covering Morning & Mid Day visits in our Western Service area. She is a team player who is also willing to help out & fill in on evening or weekends when needed.
Ginny is owned by two Siberian Huskies, an Alaskan Malamute, 4 cats & tropical fish. You can’t miss Ginny or her husband walking all 3 large dogs down the streets of Dundee. They are often seen & stopped by passing cars, kids & neighbors at the sight of their gorgeous & sweet dogs.
Ginny has an extensive & impressive animal rescue background. She has volunteered for Free Spirit Siberian Rescue, in Harvard, IL. since 2012. Planning and assisting with fundraising events, assisting with processing donations, and donor stewardship. Prior to working with Free Spirit Siberian Rescue Ginny volunteered for H.E.L.P, Inc. in Saint Charles, IL. from 2003-2008. She was so involved in foster care that she was a Licensed cat foster though the Illinois Department of Agriculture & cared for up to 9 foster cats at a time! She has also assist neighbors with feral cat colonies.
Over the years in rescue and as a pet owner, Ginny has gained pet special needs care experience. She has can care for geriatric and aging dogs, including diabetic care, arthritis, blindness. Experience medicating cats and dogs, including pills, insulin, and liquids. Her and her dogs have participated in AKC Star Puppy Program and basic training classes for dogs. She also has experience with freshwater tropical fish, small mammals-hamsters, gerbils, & guinea pigs.
When it comes to being a pet sitter and understanding “it’s all about the animals” Ginny gets it! She is a valued member of our team & an asset of additional knowledge!
*All Pet Sitters of Shannon’s Pet Sitting are independent contractors, bonded, insured and have under gone a criminal background check.