It’s that time of the month again where I give you, my hard-working pet business owners, some blog or video topics and inspiration to help you pump out those blogs/videos for your website! Hopefully, these April pet sitting blog and video ideas will get the gears turning in your creative minds. Don’t forget, blogging and video is VERY important for your pet sitting business to help it rank on Google. So with that, let’s get started 🙂
4 April Pet Sitting Blog Or Video Ideas
1. Take Advantage Of The Holidays – Easter!
Holidays are the bread and butter of pet sitting businesses. People go out of town, make plans with family, etc. which requires them to find a pet sitter for their pets. So, why not blog or video about it? It not only gives your clients some fun reading material but also reminds them that you are there for them. Talk about fun outings they can go on to celebrate Easter. Or you can talk about putting on pet-friendly Easter Egg hunts, fun dog-friendly Easter foods, etc. There are lots of options with this one!
2. Talk About The Changing Of Seasons
Ever hear the phrase, “April showers bring May flowers?” April is the perfect month to talk about Springtime and about rain. You can discuss walking dogs in the rain, fun activities to with your dog on a rainy day, how to get rid of the “wet dog” smell etc. You can also talk about grooming tips, allergies, shedding, and other Springtime changes in relation to dogs.
In the Springtime, people’s gardens are coming back as well. And I bet you know more than a few dogs that would just love to get in those gardens and cause trouble. Write/talk about it, and how to prevent it! You can also talk about how to keep a “dog-friendly” garden with safe plants as well.
3. It’s Nice Outside – Discuss Outdoor Activities!
Tons of options here for April pet sitting blog or video ideas as well. In the Spring, your town is getting in gear with outdoor activities and festivities. This is a great time to talk about community events and things that are going on around town. You can also list what are some great parks to take your dog as well as hiking trails or lakes. Discuss outdoor games to play with your dog like fetch or tag. If you live somewhere with lots of water and swimming, you can write or talk about water games to play with a dog too.
4. Don’t Forget About The Topics Of The Month
April is “National Heartworm Awareness Month”as well as “National Pet First Aid Awareness Month.” These are two fantastic educational topics that you can really speak about. If you have any connections with a veterinarian, ask to quote them. This will give you more credibility as well as help build your relationship with that vet. If you want to look ahead and see what the other topics of the month are, be sure to check out this website.
I hope these April pet sitting blog or video ideas are helpful to you and are able to give you some inspiration. If you are a pet sitting business that DOESN’T have a blog – it’s never too late to start. If you’re still not convinced, check out these blogs I wrote on Why Should I Blog For My Pet Sitting Business and Why You Should Care About Your Holiday Cover Profiles And Blogging.
Lastly, if you choose to write about any of these topics – be sure to post a link to your blog in the comments section so I can read it. I want to see where your creative minds take these ideas! 🙂
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