Pet Sitting

Pet Sitting

Pet sitting services for your horse, cat, dog, bird, ferret, bunny, or other animal allow your pet the familiarity and security of home. Your pet will get the undivided, loving attention of one pet sitter to provide fresh food and water, medications, playtime, potty breaks, clean litter, and anything else needed while you’re gone. We are also able to provide diabetic shots.

Your sitter can visit as many times a day as your pet needs. These visits can be used for walks, dog park visits, trail hikes, overnight stays, or transport to your dog’s favorite daycare.

We also give your home a “lived in” look by rotating lights and blinds, watering plants, bringing in newspaper and/or mail, taking out the trash, and even snow removal to comply with local ordinances. Communication with you can be ongoing throughout the service via text message, email, daily diary, or whatever mode is most convenient and least disruptive to you.

There is no additional cost for up to 3 pets unless caring for them would take more time.  Please contact Sara with questions or to set up a free consultation.

Pet Sitting Visits:

$20.00 per 30 minute visit at most households
$18.00 per 30 minute visit if we are coming to your home 3 or more times per day

* Discounts may apply if you are a regularly scheduled dog walking or hiking client, if you are 65 years or older, or if your trip is 7 days or longer
* We are happy to do hour visits or midday hikes while pet sitting and can discuss pricing when we learn more about your pet's needs.

12-Hour Overnight Stay in Your Home:

$50.00 - Overnight stay at most households
$48.00 - Overnight stay if you are a regularly scheduled dog walking or hiking client
$46.00 - Overnight stay if your trip is 7 nights or longer

This means a minimum of 12 hours in the company of your pet(s) -- morning and evening walks if desired, feeding and medication administration, changing water, scooping litter, cleaning cages, bringing in mail, and sleeping over with your pets giving them love and attention.

We are happy to add midday visits or hikes to your overnight stay at the following discounted rates:

$13 - 15 minute check-in
$15 - 30 minute visit
$20 - 60 minute group hike (taking your pups out 90 minutes or longer, depending on your location)

Discounts & Holiday Surcharges:

* Persons 65+ receive $2.00 off each visit. Please mention at your free consultation so I don't have to guess :) Can't be combined with other discounts.
* Rescue Pets of new clients receive 50% off their 1st visit or 25% off their 1st overnight stay.
* Holidays: An additional $5.00 per pet sitting check-in or $10.00 per overnight stay will be billed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, President's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day.
 

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