Sparky's Pet Sitting Service

Serving New Canaan, Wilton and Darien, CT since 2002



The Hazards of Pesticides & Pets

“I think it’s a good idea to minimize pesticide exposure of any sort, not only because of what we know, but because of what we don’t know.” - Donald Weston, University of California-Berkley, February 2010 Contrary to what lawn care companies, veterinarians and...

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Understanding Vaccines

Spring is here and all of the postcards from your veterinarian start showing up with vaccine reminders. As your pet’s advocate it is important for you to understand vaccines. There is an incredible amount of information and research about vaccines and their side...

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Pets

Is there anyone out there who is the perfect pet owner? There are always things that can be done to improve the lives of our animal companions. Take time to reflect about the important role pets play in your family and consider the following resolutions: Sparky’s List...

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Winter Doldrums

It’s December with a long, hard winter ahead of us. Everyone can develop a bit of housebound fever after too many days of cold weather. Most humans have access to multi-media entertainment and stimulation. What about our animal companions? Our pets’ ancestors and...

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