About Pawfect Day

Photo by Tanzie Johnson

Photo by Tanzie Johnson

A small business that gives back.

Founded in 2008, incorporated, bonded and insured through Insurers of the Carolinas, members of the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters, Pet Sitters International and Association of Pet Sitting Excellence. Our Pet Caregivers are Pet CPR certified and thoroughly screened with criminal background checks. We’ve been featured on ABC’s The Revolution, Working Woman Report on WPIX, Latina magazine, CRAVE NYC and Women’s Radio. 

For Jacqueline Rivera, you can say it all started with a chicken.

A trip to the corner grocery store in Washington Heights led to an encounter with a dirty one. It was dark and rainy and there he was, wandering. Skipping the store, she bathed and fed it at home. On what was supposed to be a college shopping trip downtown, she brought home a baby husky. During an apartment hunt, she ran into an abandoned apartment with 3 kittens and 1 guinea pig. They were all rescued. After college, a street cat followed her home. She named him Lucky.

Our Ambassador, Eddie. Photo by John Scandalios.

Our Ambassador, Eddie. Photo by John Scandalios.

Eddie was rescued from a kill shelter in South Carolina. Little Edgar was a charmer from day one to everyone! I saw him online with GROWL Rescue (501non-profit organization) and volunteered to foster to adopt him, it was only a couple of days until he had charmed me and indeed found his forever home! Little Eddie now struts his stuff everywhere and he rules the streets in Manhattan. He now holds pet food drives during the holidays, walks at Bark for Life (a cancer walk), has appeared on the Working Woman Report on WPIX and is strutting down the Catwalk for Paws in the City (an event towards helping other rescues like himself)!

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