Gina Bullock is a professional pet sitter and part time dog walker with restrictions with over 30 years experience.
Pet sitting since 1992 she saw an amazing opportunity in 2013 to go full time and become an successful entrepreneur creating, The Pet Nanny Lakeland LLC and walking away from corporate America.
Gina’s enjoyed a life of learning and continued education and is proud to be a 2014 graduate of Southeastern University with a Bachelors degree in Human Services which serves her well when dealing with pet parents and networking with fellow business owners. Loving animals her whole life it was no surprise she has 10 years working and volunteering with The Florida Aquarium in both the Education and Biology department where she both fed, handled and educated on exotic and native species of Florida. She is trained in animal CPR and First Aid and continues training on all pet related subjects to keep up her skills. She is also Scuba Certified with Naui.
Over the last ten years of business ownership Gina has succeeded in becoming an important part of the town she loves by both attending city council meetings, Central Florida Score trainings, Lakeland Business Leaders meetings and many charitable events including but not limited to, the SPCA FLORIDA Walk for Animals and Polk Pride Day. In 2016 Gina and The Pet Nanny Lakeland LLC awarded the Central Florida Score Success Award, honored by becoming a SPCA FLORIDA Community Partner and in 2017 awarded a high honor from Lakeland Business Leaders, The Linchpin Award and in 2021, she’ll be continuing her education in the area of large farm animals, Dog Massage, grief counseling for the loss of a pet, supporting a new to her organization such as Bonnet Springs Park and a possible future in city counsel. Gina Bullock currently lives in the Lake Hollingsworth area of Lakeland, Florida where she’s lived since 1976.