You’re heading out on vacation. While you’re gone, you want to make sure your fish are cared for. Obviously you want to make sure your fish get enough food. But it’s also important to keep their tank water clean and at the right temperature. You’ll also want to have someone to monitor your fish for any signs of sickness while you’re away.
There are several things you can do to care for your fish while on vacation. Automated feeders and timers offer one low maintenance solution. For the greatest peace of mind, consider a pet sitter for your fish. Especially if your trip will be longer, a pet sitter is the best choice to keep your fish happy and healthy.
One of the top concerns while you’re away is feeding your fish. You don’t want your fish to run out of food, but overfeeding can be harmful. Hands off solutions to feeding your fish include:
In some cases, a pet sitter can be the best option to watch your fish. You can trust a professional sitter to feed your fish the right amounts at the right times. If your fish require medication, a fish sitter is a must. Hiring a sitter is also a great way to make sure you fish stay healthy if your trip will last several weeks.
As you prepare for your trip, you’ll want to prepare your fish tank as well. There are a few steps you should take even if you will have a pet sitter watching your fish.
Taking these steps before you leave for vacation will help keep your finned friends healthy. For true peace of mind, hire a pet sitter. A professional sitter can monitor your fish and aquarium conditions while you’re away. They can handle any problems that arise. You’ll enjoy your vacation knowing your fish are well cared for at home.