News & Awards
AWARD: PET ADOPTION ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR
PET SITTERS INTERNATIONAL (PSI) 2020 PET ADOPTION ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR
The association recognizes Jill Merjeski, owner of Jill's Next Door Dog Walking & Pet Services, LLC, in Delray Beach, Florida, for her efforts to help kitties in need and promote local pet adoptions by creating Jill’s Next Door Feline Alliance Program (FAP). FAP is a self-funded, advocacy, and feline adoption program created as an alliance with local pet rescues around Broward and Palm Beach Counties, Florida. You can read more about Jill and the coveted Pet Adoption Advocate of the Year Award here.
AWARD: PETATARIAN OF THE YEAR
INTERNATIONAL BOARDING & PET SERVICE ASSOCIATION'S (IBPSA) PETATARIAN OF THE YEAR
IBPSA names Jill Merjeski, of Jill’s Next Door Dog Walking and Pet Services, LLC, Petatarian of the Year. Jill and her team at her rescue alliance, JND Feline Alliance Program, recognizes her outstanding efforts in public service initiatives who contribute to the improvement of animal welfare. “As the pet care industry continues to explode and competition increases, it’s important to recognize those professionals who are setting themselves apart from the crowd,” said Carmen Rustenbeck, IBPSA’s founder and CEO. “Pet owners should have a gold standard to look to when choosing a pet care provider and Jill Merjeski is helping set that standard.” You can read the full article from the Boca Raton Tribune here.
AWARD: BEST DOG WALKERS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY 2019 & 2020
Best of Palm Beach County is the highest designation given to the businesses with the most votes in their category. Jill's Next Door Dog Walking & Pet Services, LLC has been chosen as "Best of Palm Beach County" in the pet care category for 2019, and 2020!
Winners are chosen by a combination of readers’ votes and editors’ input. BoPBC receives tens of thousands of votes and is published in their annual Best of Palm Beach County issue. Winners are named in 500 categories with a county covering 2000 sq. miles and a population of 1.5 million.
Jill's Next Door Interviewed on Delray Morning LIVE!
podcast interview with pet sitter confessional
COMMUNITY SPONSORED EVENTS
Jill's Next Door Dog Walking & Pet Services, LLC loves embracing our community and giving back. Here are just a few events that we were thrilled to be a part of!
Jill's Next Door is a Nextdoor Neighborhood Favorite! Recommendations and page likes received from June 2020 through July 16, 2021 voted by neighborhood fans, are counted towards 2021 Neighborhood Favorites Awards.
PALM BEACH POST'S BEST OF PALM BEACH COUNTY: WINNER
Jill's Next Door Dog Walking & Pet Services, LLC was named the winner in the Palm Beach Post's Best of Palm Beach County "Best Pet Sitters" of 2022.