We hire only the very best sitters to care for your pets.
Lucie is the owner of Charlotte Metro Pet Group. She has lived in many locations throughout the U.S. due to her husband’s career and has happily and permanently settled in the Charlotte area. She and her husband have been married for over 35 years, have two adult daughters and have raised many, many canines and a cockatiel named, "Dave" over those years.
After starting successful pet sitting businesses in Dublin and Irvine, California with many happy clients, Lucie decided the growing South Charlotte area could benefit from professional, reliable pet sitting services.
She takes care of all the business matters so her pet sitters can strictly focus on pet care and servicing the client’s needs with excellence. However, she does love going out to do field work too!
Her philosophy is to treat client’s pets as if they were her own, and Charlotte Metro Pet Group's pet sitters follow the same philosophy. “We consistently want to make pet sitting stress free for the clients when they work or travel by giving the best of care while their pets have fun!”
Samantha is a lifelong dog-lover and avid runner/yogi. Since graduating with her Bachelor’s in Marketing, Samantha moved to the Carolinas from Scottsdale, Arizona to be closer to her family. When she isn’t at the gym, running, doing yoga or pet sitting, you can find Samantha with her nose in a book or giggling at endless videos of animals online.
We want to introduce you to our pet sitter Fran. Fran is the “Mom” to two kitty cats, Mr. Sasha and The Princess. She is very passionate about animal rights and animal’s well-being. Fran was and is a client of ours and we were so fortunate when she decided to come on board. Fran has experience with many dogs and cats and is a proponent of the three C’s. Care, compassion and comfort. Fran brings peace of mind to her clients on each and every visit.
When Fran is not pet sitting, she enjoys gardening, trying new recipes, and attending her Grandson’s year-round sporting events. You might even see her attending classes at the Indian Land YMCA!
Muireann simply loves all animals. She has fostered dogs, cats, birds and few other types of animals. She also has experience bottle raising numerous litters of kittens and puppies. Murieann lives with her husband in Waxhaw, along with her 2 dogs, six chickens and a snake. She also loves to help out on her family farm when she has a few moments to spare.
Muirann is a Renaissance costume designer and performs across the country at the Renaissance Fairs. Our clients love Muireann!
Chris is the mother of two adult children. Her son Will is a former US Marine and her daughter Morgan is currently a Senior at UNCC. Chris has a BA in Psychology from UNCW, where she met her husband Michael. They have been married for over 27 years.
Chris has always enjoyed staying active and is an avid Crossfitter and runner. She has four family dogs, three Jack Russell’s and a very beautiful Red Nose Pitbull! Chris thoroughly enjoys being around pets! Chris also enjoys the human side of the business, and loves engaging people in conversation, in order to get to know them better! Chris’ pet sitting clients love her service!
Gail was born and raised in the Carolinas. She retired from a local dermatology practice after 15 years and has lived in Indian Land since 2015. The dog in the photo is 13 year-old Chevy withwhom she lives alone (very happily)!
She also has a granddog named Jax who is part Chihuahua,
part Jack Russell, and she keeps him occasionally on weekends. Gail loves animals and has
always had a pet in her home.
Arlene has resided in the Area since 2010 when she relocated here from Long Island, New York to enjoy retirement. Arlene has been around animals her whole life including dogs and their litters, cats, and horses.
She has taken care of friends and neighbors pets on many occasions since she is trustworthy, kind, and gives high quality care. She will treat your pet as if it is their own.
Johnnie is one of those wonderful, rare Carolina natives. She was born and raised in Fort Mill and services our northern Indian Land clients.
She has had animals all her life and her two Shih Tzu’s, Coco and Ginger are considered members of her loving family. When she isn’t busy pet sitting, Johnnie loves to go on nature walks on the beaches and in the mountains of the charming Carolinas.
Lisa is a native of South Carolina and has lived in Fort Mill for the past 28 years. She retired from an insurance software company last year where she worked as a business analyst for 25 years. She has loved and cared for cats and dogs for most of her life including her current fur baby Gracie.
Lisa understands what it means to have someone you trust take care of a beloved pet when you can't be there, and she likes knowing that she can fill that need for someone else. We are so happy Lisa is part of our team!
For those of you who have not met our sitter Nicole, we would like to tell you a little bit about her. Nicky and her family relocated to the beautiful Indian Land area in 2018. She has a four year old kitty, who was lovingly named, “Princess Penelope Von Kibble” by her two darling sons. (Penelope for short)
Nicole grew up with many dogs and has experience with many other animals such as birds, fish, hamsters, lizards and turtles. In addition to being a full-time Mom to her two boys, Nicole loves hiking, being outdoors and getting in some sewing when she has time. We are so fortunate to have her as part of our team.
Our Pet Sitter Debbie has had pets her entire life. Her current kitty, named Cheri is a healthy happy cat. She truly enjoys sitting for her daughter’s golden retriever Charlie, and her cat Pippin whenever her daughter travels.
Debbie is originally a midwestern girl from Wisconsin. She is a theater major and has always loved acting. She has been in several plays in the Charlotte area and continues to enjoy the arts. She also enjoys traveling with her husband in their spare time. Debbie is a lovely pet sitter and a terrific member of our team.
Jim and his wife Jane moved to the Carolinas 2011 after working in NYC for 45 years. They are very happy here, but they still visit their 3 children and 6 grandchildren, plus a Labradoodle and Bernedoodle, as much as possible back in NYC.
Over the years Jim has owned many dogs and a very special cat for 14 years. On his time off, he stays active as an avid pickleball player, sports enthusiast and car buff.
Lori has lived in the Waxhaw area for over 23 years. She has always been a lover of animals and has owned all kinds of pets. These include cats, dogs, gerbils, hamsters and even a piranha. Aside from raising her two children, she is also the loving fur mama of 3 Frenchies, Monty, Lola and her latest “foster fail” Mochi. Among the pack, she also is a mother of her senior cat, Georgie!
For the past several years, Lori has volunteered at a local bulldog rescue, and has fostered several French bulldogs helping them find their forever home. After adopting her first senior Frenchie foster in 202, Toby, Lori knew caring for all animals as her own would always be part of her life.
Lori realizes how precious our pets are to us and will always treat your pet like her own.
Jamie has always had a love for animals and is the proud Mom of 2 dogs and 3 cats. All of her pets are rescues that needed a loving family to care for them. That is just what they have found with Jamie. If she could, she would have 100 more!
Jamie is also a wife and mother, and is currently working towards completing her Bachelors Degree in Business. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, listening to music and exploring new places.
Our Pet Sitter Alison (who was and is a client of our services) lives in Indian Land with her husband, two dogs and two cats. Most recently, they rescued an injured kitten from a drainpipe and welcomed “Josey” as a new addition to their fur family.
Alison believes humans have much to learn from animals because they live in the present, appreciate the little things, and express unconditional love and loyalty. She loves and deeply respects animals. Alison looks forward to providing the best care for your pets.
In her free time, Alison enjoys hiking, kayaking, sewing, cooking, and leading a local ladies’ documentary club. She also loves taking shelter dogs out for daycations!
Cathy grew up in Western New York. She was surrounded by a large family of siblings and a variety of animals. She taught for over forty years, primarily math and science, and recently retired.
She happily downsized and now lives in Indian Land with her husband. She loves the outdoors, hiking, kayaking, gardening, sewing and tutoring. She is always excited to care and love furry friends.
Pet Sitter Cory was born and raised in California and grew up with over 30 animals at her home, including a pot belly pig. Cory is a bit of a nomad and has lived all over the U.S. and Europe. She lives with her partner Bryce on farmland in South Charlotte along with her great Pyrenees, Daisy.
Not only is Cory a terrific pet sitter, she is also a grief and trauma informed yoga instructor, herbalist, fiber artist and student of psychology. You can find her outside in nature, harvesting organic goods, walking dogs or at a yoga studio. Cory is a wonderful pet sitter and we are so happy to have her on our team!
Our pet sitter Charlene was raised in Charlotte but has lived most of her life in Texas and Florida. Charlene was a registered Nurse in Family Practice for over 27 years. She happily
moved back to the area in 2018 to semi-retire and be near family and friends.
Charlene has two amazingly beautiful rescue kitties that keep her laughing with all their quirky behaviors. She loves all animals and is happy to pet sit for dogs, cats, rabbits or turtles. She truly believes that animals are in our lives to love and take care of. In return, pet sitting makes her heart happy!
When Charlene is not pet sitting, she enjoys hiking, doing craft work of all kinds and meeting new people.
Pet Sitter Barbara Joan just loves animals. Her dogs Sadie Mae and Willow are her two fur babies, along with her 6 human kids. She and her children love to smother the dogs with love. She and her dogs enjoy taking walks together and being playful, or napping, depending on their moods!
Barbara looks forward to giving your pets lots of love for you while you are away because she knows how much a part of the family they are!
Pet sitter Tanya grew up with a variety of pets varying in size from cockatiels, guinea pigs, cats and a large bull mastiff. She also has fostered newborn puppies and has experience with around the clock bottle feeding.
Currently her family has a female Rat Terrier named Grizella. Tanya has a huge heart for people and animals and she loves her pet sitting clients!
Debbie and Larry
After retiring from the medical device field, Larry and Debbie moved to the Carolinas in 2020 to be closer to family including their two grand dogs! Over the years they’ve opened up their home to dogs, cats, foster kittens, lizards, hamsters and even a little pet rat.
Debbie and Larry enjoy traveling and exploring the outdoors with their English Labrador Barbie. Barbie was adopted as part of the Project2Heal service dog breeding program. Life-long animal lovers, Larry and Debbie are eager to make sure your pets are safe and loved while you are away!