Pet Sitting & Cat Care Services and Rates                      

Going out of town?  We are happy to offer multiple daily visits for your pets in the comforts of your own home while you are away.  We will follow your pet's regular daily and evening routine, and we will make sure they have everything they need to keep them happy.  For added relief we provide overnight stays and house sitting services offering added companionship and security.

We recommend a minimum of three visits for medium to large-sized dogs.  Smaller dogs may require an additional visit.  Cats and other small animals typically require 1-2 visits daily depending on personality type and/or medication requirements.

Pet Sitting for Dogs and/or Households With Multiple Pets

Three Daily Visits*            $60.00 for one pet (Add $2.00 per each addt'l pet)
Four Daily Visits*              $80.00 for one pet (Add $2.00 per each addt'l pet)

*Each visit lasts approximately 30 minutes and includes stimulating interaction with your pets, walks and/or playtime in the yard, water refreshment at every visit, feeding, medications, and basic home care service (alternating lights and blinds/draperies, bringing in mail, and bringing garbage to and from the curb). Service is not limited to 30 minutes and we are happy to accommodate as many visits as needed.  We tailor our services to each of our client's needs.

Cat Care & Small Animal Services                                                                             

One daily visit                   $16.00 for one pet (Add $2.00 per each addt'l pet)

*Each visit lasts approximately 30 minutes and includes stimulating interaction with your pets, litter scooping, water refreshment, feeding, medications, playtime and basic home care service (alternating lights and blinds/draperies, bringing in mail, and bringing garbage to and from the curb).  Service is not limited to 30 minutes and we are happy to accommodate as many visits as needed.  We tailor our services to each of our client's needs.

Overnight Stay                                     

10-12 Hour Visit*               $75.00/night              

*A standard Overnight Stay includes all standard pet sitting amenities and typically begins around dinnertime for your pet and concludes the following morning after breakfast and a walk or long romp in the backyard;  Basic home services are included (alternating lights and blinds/draperies, bringing in mail, and bringing garbage to and from the curb).

House Sitting Service      

One 24-hr. period             $100.00

*This service includes all the amenities of an overnight stay.  In addition, one of our staff members will provide round-the-clock care for both your pets and your home!

Extras

Medication Administration  The Barking Lot has qualified and experienced staff members on-hand to administer medications crucial to your pet's well being.

Oral Medications             Free of charge                                                   Injections                       $5.00 per pet per injection

Complete Litter Box Change  We will scrub, wash and clean your cat's litter box and scooper, shake out loose litter from the litter mat and sweep up leaving your cat's designated litter area neat, clean and litter-free.  Afterward we will set up the litter box station just as we found it.

Litter box change             $20.00 each

Pet Waste Removal  We offer professional pet waste removal services to clean your yard of dog waste. Services can be arranged as needed or on a regular basis.  Prices are based on properties up to one half-acre.                              

Once a week                    $25.00 per visit                                                           Twice a week                   $15.00 per visit                                                          Every other week             $40.00 per visit

One-Time Clean Up           Price to be determined

Pet Taxi/Transport  We will safely chauffeur your dog or cat to and from the vet, groomer or another location of your choice.  

$25.00 one way/$40.00 round trip

Grooming Extras                                                                                           

Ear Cleaning                      $5.00
Nail Clipping                      $5.00

Additional Surcharges                                                                              

Same day schedule per walk or visit: $5.00
Holiday* premium per visit:   $10.00
                                                                    

*Holidays: New Year's Eve after 5pm, New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day

Cancellation policy:  We have a 7-day cancellation policy for pet sitting reservations that span holidays and a 3-day cancellation policy for all other pet sitting reservations.  All cancellations made prior to policy requirements constitute a full refund.  Cancellations made less than the time required of our policies may be subject to a 50% cancellation charge.  Cancellations made 0-24 hours prior to your scheduled departure are subject to a 100% cancellation charge.