Become a Sitter

Introduction (Step 1/19)

Thank you for your interest in becoming a sitter for DogJogJax. In order for us to get your profile ready to view on the site by hundreds of thousands of people who browse DogJogJax to search for the type of services you will provide in the Jacksonville area, please fill out all of the fields in this form. Once you are finished, we will ensure that is reviewed promptly by staff. Upon completion, we may reach out to you with additional information requests.






Address and Contact Information (part 1) (Step 2/19)

We ask for this information to file in our records so that we can get in touch with you and make sure that you get paid promptly for the work and services that you provide to our pet families. Please fill in all fields before moving to the next step. Remember, you can go back to a previous step if you need to and change any previously entered information.





Address and Contact Information (part 2) (Step 3/19)

We ask for this information to file in our records so that we can get in touch with you and make sure that you get paid promptly for the work and services that you provide to our pet families. Please fill in all fields before moving to the next step. Remember, you can go back to a previous step if you need to and change any previously entered information.






Your neighborhood (Step 4/19)

Please let us know in what part of Jacksonville you live. Select one of the neighborhoods in the box below. If you don't see your neighborhood, please select the one that's closest to you.




Place and Date of Birth (Step 5/19)

We ask for birth information as part of the screening process for checking all applicants' backgrounds. If you are accepted and allowed to provide your services on our website, you will be required to submit to a full background check before your profile goes live. Safety and security for our customers and pet families are our top priorities.






Social Security Number (Step 6/19)

We will need your Social Security Number not only for payment and tax reason, but for a basic background check as well. Remember, safety and security of our clients, pets, and all sitters is of top priority to DogJogJax.


Enter your SSN:
Please use the format 555-55-5555




Your services (Step 7/19)

Please tell us what services you will be providing and how much you will *charge for each. If you don't know how much you will charge or you are new to these types of services, keep them at their default values.
*DogJogJax reserves the right to alter pricing and set rates according to market demand.


Dog boarding (per night)
$

Doggy daycare (per 12 hours)
$

Dog sitting (per hour)
$

Dog walking (per 30 min. walk)
$



Set Your Sitter Cancellation Policy (Step 8/19)

As a sitter on DogJogJax, you have the liberty to make a lot of the decisions about how to run your business. One of these liberties is the freedom to set your own cancellation policy. Please select a policy:







What dog sizes will you provide services for? (Step 9/19)

Select each dog size below that you will provide services for. This lets us know that when a dog comes to your house, if arranged, it must be within the size selections that you prefer. If no boxes are selected, it will be interpreted as an acceptance of all sizes.

  • Small
    1 - 15 lbs
  • Medium
    16 - 40 lbs
  • Large
    41 - 100 lbs
  • Giant
    100+ lbs

Potty breaks (Step 10/19)

When taking care of dogs -- whether you are walking them or watching them -- how often do you provide potty breaks? Select the option below that best applies to your style.

Select your dog potty break frequency:


Capacities (Step 11/19)

What is the maximum number of dogs you're able to have at one time?



Puppies and kitties, anyone? (Step 12/19)

We're not just about dogs, we love cats and other furry critters, too. It's also important that we know if you are willing to take care of cats and whether or not you accept puppies under 1 year of age.

Do you accept puppies under 1 year old?

Do you accept cats?


Tell us about your home (Step 13/19)

Let us know more about what type of home you live in.

What type of home do you live in?

What type of yard do you have?

Anyone smoke in the house?



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Your home rules (Step 14/19)

Please give us more insight about the rules that you have established for dogs inside of your home.

Are dogs allowed on the furniture?

Are dogs allowed on the bed?


Your dogs (Step 15/19)

Please let us know of the breed, weight, and name of any dogs you own. If you don't have any dogs, you can skip this step. If you don't see a dog's breed listed, please select 'unknown/not listed.'



Dog #1 Breed

Dog #1 Name

Dog #1 Weight



Dog #2 Breed

Dog #2 Name

Dog #2 Weight



Dog #3 Breed

Dog #3 Name

Dog #3 Weight



Dog #4 Breed

Dog #4 Name

Dog #4 Weight



Do you have more than four dogs?


Tell us about your experience (Step 16/19)

We're interested in knowing more about your professional experience with the services you provide. We'll use this information to better understand you as a person and get an idea of how you and your services fit with DogJogJax. Don't have any professional experience? That's OK, tell us why you would make a great sitter -- we can hardly wait.






About me (Step 17/19)

It's very important that you write an engaging About Me. Your About Me will be one of the first things that a client will see when looking over your profile. So make it honest, make it as short as possible, and make sure to include the reasons why a client should choose you and your services over someone else.



Photos (Step 18/19)

Your photos say a lot about you. When a client is perusing profiles, you can be sure that your photo will be a part of their consideration. Try to use photos that are friendly in appearance and show your face well. We recommend that you use images that show you happily walking, sitting, or playing with the types of dogs that you'll be taking care of. We require at least four photos for all profiles.

Please use images that are at least 600x600.


Congratulations! (Step 19/19)

You've now completed the form. Please click 'submit form below'. We have everything that we'll need to start the screening process. Within a few days, a staff member will look over your information and reach out to you with any additional information requests.

And remember, as part of our commitment to safety and security for you and our pet familes, you will be asked to undergo a background check. We hope to have you join DogJogJax soon and welcome you into the family.

Important! By submitting this registration form, you agree to the following:

I agree to practice prudent pet care, treating the pet as my own, while in my care.

I agree, by submitting this new sitter registration form and contract, that DJJ is not responsible for loss or damage of property while caring for dogs at my residence.

I agree, by submitting this new sitter registration form and contract, that I will stay in touch with the owner of the pet and/or Theresa McAfee, by sending at minimum of 2 pictures each day, of their pet, keeping communication open to the owner during their stay.

I agree, by submitting this new sitter registration form and contract, that I will not crate the clients (unless provided and recommended by the owner), and they will not be left alone for more than 3 hours at a time.

I agree, by submitting this new sitter registration form and contract, not to solicit business from the client, maintaining professionalism between DogJogJax, the client, and myself, the independent contractor.

I agree, by submitting this new sitter registration form and contract, that I will receive all payments from DJJ, at a rate of $25 per overnight stay per dog, paid the Friday after their stay and acknowledge that I will receive a 1099-MISC income reporting total wages earned.