Category Archives: Blog

  • Managing Your Pet’s Holiday Stress

    Posted on October 31, 2017 by in Blog

    We are officially entering the “Holiday Season”, which produces about the same levels of joy as it does stress and anxiety for people AND pets. Here are a few bits of advice on how to help your cats & dogs make it through these next few months as comfortably as possible. Supervising Visitors When hosting […]

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  • Meet Our Madison, NJ Pet Nanny, Olivia

    Posted on October 31, 2017 by in Blog

      Olivia graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Theater Design and currently assists the Production Department at a Performing Arts Center in Morristown. Olivia lives in Madison with her family and absolutely loves all animals, especially dogs and cats. Olivia not only has experience taking care of her own pets for […]

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  • Meet Jude, Our Long Valley Pet Nanny

    Posted on October 3, 2017 by in Blog

      A Warm Welcome to Jude…. Jude resides in Long Valley has been taking care of pets for the last 25 years. During that time she has worked in a number of Veterinary Hospitals including specialty practices as a registered Animal Health Technician. During her time in Canada, Jude had the chance to live in […]

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  • Are Black Cats Bad Luck? (Spoiler Alert: No)

    Posted on September 27, 2017 by in Blog

      It’s Halloweentime once again, so prepare yourselves for all manner of “spooky” imagery: ghosts, spiders, Frankenstein’s monster, menacing jack-o-lanterns, and witches with their black cats. Black cats have a unique place in Western culture as being symbols of “bad luck” (and this month we have a Friday the 13th so get ready for a […]

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  • Help Animals Affected by Hurricanes

    Posted on September 27, 2017 by in Blog

      As hurricane season continues, Hurricanes Irma and Maria have torn their way through Florida, Puerto Rico, and the Caribbean. The Peaks Pet Nanny encourages donations to help the humans in need, but as pet owners we all share a deep concern for the animals impacted as well. Here are just a few organizations worthy of donations: […]

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  • Meet Our Hamburg, NJ Pet Nanny

    Posted on September 22, 2017 by in Blog

        Brenda cannot remember a time when her “extended family” did not include a multitude of members and house guests with fur, feathers, scales or fins. Horses, a pony, a goat, a skunk, falcons, a crow, ducks, chickens, fish, hamsters, gerbils, lizards and snakes as well as many dogs, cats and indoor birds grew […]

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  • Want to work at The Peaks Pet Nanny? We are Hiring!

    Posted on September 13, 2017 by in Blog

      It’s been an incredible journey so far! Starting in 2004 with just an idea to be a “Pet Nanny”, to now over 1,200 clients and an amazing team of 50 Pet Nannies all over Northern NJ. Our company continues to grow by leaps & bounds. Just to keep up with new business, we are […]

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  • Eleventh Hour Rescue’s 13th Annal Puptoberfest

    Posted on September 1, 2017 by in Blog

    Saturday 16th, 11am-5pm, join the fun at Eleventh Hour Rescue’s 13th Annual Puptoberfest celebrations in Succasunna, NJ. There will be live music, food, games, prizes, dog contests, and more! Bring your family (and pups)! September 16, 11am-5pm Horseshoe Lake, 72 Eyland Ave, Succasunna, NJ 07876 Admission: $5 individual, $10 family (free admission to past EHR […]

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  • Texas Dogs Relocated to New Jersey

    Posted on September 1, 2017 by in Blog

    St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center of Madison, NJ (in coordination with Wings of Rescue) is helping to relocate at least 100 dogs from Texas shelters in response to Hurricane Harvey. Clearing the Texas shelters will allow space for pets displaced by the storm, keeping them close to their owners to enhance the likelihood of reconnecting […]

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  • Meet Lauren, Our Newest Pet Nanny

    Posted on July 12, 2017 by in Blog

      Lauren resides in North Haledon with her family and two fur babies, a cat named Toby and a hedgehog named Rose. Lauren has always loved animals and was obsessed with 101 Dalmatians when she was younger or any movie with animals for that matter. After being in customer service for 8 years, Lauren knew […]

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