Retractable Leashes and Why Pro Pet Sitters Hate Them

Dog leash retractable

    One thing I never gave much thought about until I became a professional pet sitter was retractable leashes.  We used them for our own dog and it seemed fine.  They can go sniff and we aren’t obligated to follow them closely into the grass/mud/dirt.  Freedom was great, right?   NOPE!!  Turns out I learned a lot of dangers now that I walk dogs every day! They offer little control.  It is so much… Continue reading