When should I get nervous?

Inviting sitters is often a long & painful process and not often successful @dempseykj If you add your listing to your forum profile then experienced members will help you with feedback so you can maximise its attractiveness and get some applicants! Here you go for how to do this How to add a listing or profile link to your FORUM profile
Sitters usually save your listing if they like the look of it for future dates and aren’t available now.