Hawkeye's Home Sitting is one of the most trusted names in home sitting today. Started by a police officer, Hawkeye's is the expert in taking care of residences when people are out of town. Hawkeye's Home Sitting provides the services of checking the security of the building, pet care, give the home an occupied/live-in look, clear the mailbox of mail and newspapers, provide plant care, check furnace and water pipes, lawn maintenance, snow shovel, emergency visits, and special requests (bill payment, hot tub and pool maintenance).
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Dennis and Connie Pysyk started a home-sitting business in Edmonton, Alberta, in 1987 and began franchising in 1996. Having been a police officer since 1973, Dennis Pysyk was familiar with residential security issues. While the homeowner is away, the house sitter looks after pets, plants and appliances, picks up newspapers and mail, and gives the home a "lived-in" look. Since it started, Hawkeye's has dealt with flooded basements, hailstorms and a tornado and cared for cats, dogs, birds, chickens, rabbits, rodents and reptiles.