Bad to the Bone Pet Care offers a wide variety of fully customizable in-home services across Jacksonville and Plant City.
Doug started Bad to the Bone with the aim to provide the best pet care at the lowest rates possible. Since 2013, Bad to the Bone has grown to include an amazing team of five sitters in the Jacksonville area and 1 sitter in the Plant City / Lakeland area. The team provides Overnight Stays, Drop-In Visits, Daily Dog Walking, and weekly Play Groups.
Bad to the Bone is licensed and insured through NAPPS and was voted “Best Pet Sitting Service” in Northeast Florida in 2016.
Doug began pet sitting shortly after moving to Jacksonville in 2013. By 2015 he had enough business start forming a team of dedicated, licensed and insure sitters, by the name of Bad to the Bone Pet Care, LLC. Doug has a true love and passion for pet care and aims to eventually bring top quality in-home care at affordable prices to families all over the country. Currently Bad to the Bone has 7 sitters in the Jacksonville area, 1 in Lakeland, and looking for opportunities to expand.DOUG
Margaret joined the Bad to the Bone team in June 2017. Sporting many years of retail management, and an avid love for animals, Margaret is now the lead for expanding Bad to the Bone Pet Care from North East to Central Florida. Margaret currently serves the Lakeland, Plant City, and Tampa Bay areas.MARGARET
Tia joined the Bad to the Bone team in March 2017. Tia has lived in Jacksonville all her life and previously worked at Adventure Landing. Tia will travel but prefers clients in the Arlington and Jacksonville Beach areas.TIA
Josie joined the Bad to the Bone team in August 2017. Josie has been a longtime volunteer at the Humane Society as well as a a kitty rehabilitation center. Josie has several pets of her own and is very passionate about the welfare of all animals. Josie will travel but prefers clients in the Beaches, Ponte Vedra, and Southside areas.JOSIE
Haley joined the Bad to the Bone team in August 2017 after selling her insurance agency. Haley was born and raised in Jacksonville and has been a volunteer with the Humane Society and other charities. She has also recently started her own charity called MuttLove where she designs and sells cute stickers and accessories and all the proceeds go to the Humane Society! Haley will travel but prefers clients in the San Marco, Riverside, Saint Nicholas areas.HALEY
Interested in joining
the Bad to the Bone
We are currently
looking for sitters in
the Fruit Cove,
Bartram Park areas.
Areas Currently Served