Brenda Loew owns 4 Paws Dog Walking & Petsitting in Newton,
MA. She is bonded and insured, a member and former Massachusetts
State Ambassador of Pet Sitters International and a member
of the National Association of Professional Petsitters (NAPPS).
former tenured public school teacher, Brenda is also a notary
public with a master’s degree in Linguistic Science
from Brown University, and a certificate in Paralegal Studies
from Northeastern. She is a Board registered manicurist,
professional reflexologist, Reiki Master and practitioner
and a member of the National Writers Union. Her rescued
basset hound Duncan attends puppy play-group daily and is
best friends with Stormy, a "black kitty" Brenda
adopted from a cat rescue organization during a February
Pet Sitters International Appoints Local Pet Sitter
as Goodwill Ambassador
King, NC—Pet Sitters International (PSI) has appointed
Brenda Loew of 4 Paws Dog Walking & Pet Sitting, Newton
as the Goodwill Ambassador for Massachusetts.
holds several advanced degrees including Boarding Registration
and Certificate in pet first aid. She has been a professional
pet sitter for four years and works closely with local veterinarians,
groomers, veterinary technicians, rescue groups and schools.
Loew also teaches “How to Start a Pet Sitting Business”
as an adult education class.
Goodwill Ambassadors Program will offer PSI members access
to a regional representative and in some cases a state representative
for support. Goals of the program are improving member communication,
increasing networks and participation in events like National
Professional Pet Sitters Week and Take Your Dog To Work
Day®, programs created by PSI.
will serve as a local resource for questions and information
regarding PSI membership and pet sitting in general. They
will also serve as a local media contact for PSI when necessary,
and promote PSI and excellence in the pet sitting industry
at various events.
PSI Goodwill Ambassadors Program will prove to be a valued
benefit for our members,” comments Sheila Smith, public
relations specialist and coordinator of the program. “One
major component of the program is to utilize the Ambassadors
like Brenda to help PSI coordinate local and regional meetings
to better serve our members by bringing our resources to
them. Pet sitting excellence through education is PSI’s
motto, and this program is just one way to fulfill that
Under the program, PSI split the United States into four
regions and a member in Canada will eventually serve the
international region. Currently, PSI has appointed state
ambassadorships to only six states with plans for expansion
as the program develops.
5,800 members, Pet Sitters International is the largest
organization for professional pet sitters in the world.
For more information on the program or Pet Sitters International,
visit www.petsit.com or call (336) 983-9222.
She is a Board registered manicurist, professional reflexologist,
Reiki Master and practitioner, President of the New England
Vintage Film Society, Inc. and a member of the National