Dana Miller wanted to make a difference for pets in her community and started The Pet Nanny, LLC as a solo sitter in June 2014. The care and keeping of pets and animals is a life-long passion of hers. She desired to partner with pet owners by allowing them the freedom to be away from home, worry free. Dana believes that peace of mind for pet owners and the treasured members of their home are of utmost importance. Through referrals from clients, the business quickly grew and in order to accommodate all client requests, The Pet Nanny, LLC became a team! The company now provides service 365/24/7! The Pet Nanny, LLC continues to grow mostly by word-of-mouth and is honored by client referrals which vouch to the authenticity, integrity and quality of care provided by the team. The Pet Nanny, LLC team is committed to providing pets with personalized, warm and friendly care while in the comfort of their own home.

What are the Benefits of Hiring an in-home Professional Pet Sitter?

  • Less stress for all!
  • Your pets are comfortable at home and in their normal routine.
  • Zero risk of kennel cough!
  • Individualized, focused attention from their pet sitter.
  • Your pets won’t need to spend time with unfamiliar animals.
  • Your pets won’t be in small spaces all day.

A Professional Pet Sitter has:  

  • Business License
  • Business Insurance and Bonding
  • Service Agreement for clients to complete
  • Background Checked
  • Pet First Aid/CPR

Pet owners can have the added peace of mind that The Pet Nanny, LLC team has gone through an extensive interview process, passed a criminal background check, are fully insured, bonded, Pet First Aid & CPR certified and continually expand their pet care education. Our pet sitting service goes well beyond the standard service to give our customers a truly guilt-free and peace-filled experience.

At The Pet Nanny, LLC, your pets are our priority and career!
We’ll keep your home safe, too – pet sitting and house sitting in one!


    Dana Miller

    Dana Miller is the owner of The Pet Nanny, LLC. Dana has been pet sitting for several years but made the business official in June 2014.

    As long as Dana can remember, she has had a passion for all animals. She grew up with her family dog, an Airedale named Leah, rabbits, cats, and even a barn full of racing pigeons!

    Dana loves partnering with her clients to provide the best in home care for their pets by keeping their pets in a safe, loving environment that they are used to. Less stress for all!

    Dana is married to Tom, and they have 3 daughters, Allyson, Kelsey, and Trista. The Millers moved to VA in 2007. In 2008, they settled in the charming town of Gloucester. Dana and her family experience much joy through their “free spirit,” an active Australian Shepherd rescue named Rosie Lynn.

    Dana enjoys being an active member of her church, family time, traveling, and serving others in the community through various activities.

    Carla Williams

    Carla is a part-time employee with The Pet Nanny and a full-time teacher with Gloucester County Public Schools. She has been working with The Pet Nanny since Fall 2016 but has been pet sitting for family and friends for years.

    Carla was raised in nearby York County on a family farm. Having a large variety of pets throughout her childhood, including dogs, cats, chickens, ducks, pigs, cows, horses, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, chameleons and even snakes, has fostered her desire to continue to make animals a large part of her life. Carla has been a resident of Gloucester County with her three children, Sierra, Zachary and Elise since 2004.

    Her family currently includes two beautiful grandchildren, 1 horse, 9 rescued cats, 3 rescued dogs, and a cockatiel named Sid.

    In addition to caring for her family, Carla is an active member of her church and loves serving in the community. Carla looks forward to supporting you in providing the best care possible for your pets during times that you need to be away.

    Annette Wilhelm

    Annette is a part-time employee of The Pet Nanny, LLC. She has been working with The Pet Nanny since March of 2019 but has been pet sitting for family and friends for many years.

    Annette was raised in York County. As a child, she had a variety of pets including a Shetland Pony, a number of Collie-Lab dogs, cats and chickens.

    Annette and her husband Keith have been residents of Gloucester County for over 30 years. They homeschooled all 4 of their children through graduation.

    Annette currently has 4 beautiful cats – Cutie, Stripes, Oddball & Chessie and a sweet beagle named Molly.

    Annette enjoys meeting new people and is looking forward to serving others in her community by caring for their pets. In addition to serving others, Annette enjoys being an active member of her church, spending time with her family, crocheting and needlework.

    Tom Miller

    Tom is married to Dana Miller, owner of The Pet Nanny, LLC. He is a full-time Master Electrician and has been in the electrical field for over 15 years. Tom works occasionally for The Pet Nanny, LLC on an as needed basis during busy times such as holidays and summer. However, Tom does not provide overnight care. He enjoys dogs, cats, and is experienced with pet sitting farm animals such as goats, pigs, horses, cows, etc.

    Tom looks forward to meeting new people and their pets through The Pet Nanny, LLC. It’s important to him to provide a safe and stress-free environment for pets while their owners are away.

    Tom grew up in Owosso, MI, a town much like Gloucester. While growing up, he had goats, pigs, steers, dogs, and a few barn cats. He was active in showing at the local fair and worked on local farms milking cows.

    Aside from work, Tom enjoys being an active member of his church, family time, traveling, and golf. He is active in the community serving others with his electrical expertise.

    Liz Aldridge

    Liz is a part-time employee with The Pet Nanny, LLC. Liz and her husband Austin are new to the area for Austin’s job with the U.S. Coast Guard. Although new to The Pet Nanny, Liz has been pet sitting for family and friends for years.

    Liz is a central Florida native who has lived her life surrounded by animals. Aside from her own animals, Liz’s dad is a Veterinarian so she has years of experience around all kinds of furry friends. She has also worked for another Veterinarian, giving her more than enough experience to love and care for your beloved pets as you would.

    She has two sweet rescue dogs, Kimber and Benelli, who are both spoiled rotten with love, toys, long walks and treats. It’s a ruff life for an Aldridge dog!

    Aside from spending time with her family and pups, Liz is actively involved with her church and loves being in the outdoors exploring. Liz is excited to meet you and provide the best care possible for your four-legged friends when you are away.

    Yvonda Roberts-Whitfield

    Yvonda Roberts-Whitfield works part time for The Pet Nanny, LLC and also works part time for Visiting Angels providing companion care to the local area elderly. She joined The Pet Nanny, LLC team in September 2019.

    Yvonda was raised in a small town in Indiana. She grew up around animals such as: cats, dogs, and ducks.
    Yvonda has a sweet Grandpup, a Mini Aussie named Ikiryo, whom she adores! She also has a cat named Mau, who loves sleeping on Yvonda’s feet each night.

    She is an active member of her church and loves serving her community. Yvonda enjoys camping, table games, walking and quality time with friends. She looks forward to providing the best personalized care possible for your pets.

    Phone: 804-413-6269
    Office Hours: 7am - 6pm; Monday through Saturday.


    The Pet Nanny, LLC team has a genuine love for all animals and is committed to providing loving care to your pet while you are away. Peace of mind for you and the treasured members of your home are of utmost importance. The Pet Nanny, LLC is dedicated to ensuring your pet will receive personalized, warm and friendly care while in the comfort of their own home.

    We offer a complete line of pet care services including Pet Sitting, Dog Walking, Pet Taxi, Stable Sitting and Wedding Pet Nannies. Our staff are animal lovers first, so when you choose The Pet Nanny, LLC, you can go worry free. We do whatever it takes to keep your pet happy, healthy and safe when you’re called to the other commitments in your life.


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