TrustedHousesitters.com is the world's largest house and pet sitting website - launched in October 2010 it has helped facilitate over 350,000 house and pet sitting nights. Forming part of the collaborative consumption movement, TrustedHousesitters.com enables pet and home owners to find trusted sitters to care for their home and pets for free when they are going away, the sitter in return enjoys a free retreat. Cited as a new travel trend, thousands of people are realising this new way to travel, saving a fortune in hotel costs. In return pet and home owners can search five star rated reviews, past experiences, police checked and referenced sitters and save thousands in pet care costs annually. Vets commonly agree that pets are less stressed and more happy when they stay in their own environment and much likelier to adjust to a new carer than being in a new environment. TrustedHousesitters.com has homes registered in over 65 countries and sitters in over 100.