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Fees & Info

Fees & Info

INITIAL CONSULTATION :

We meet you and your pet, become familiar with your house, review with you what you want your pet's visit / walk to entail, confirm dates, receive payment, pick up a key & complete the necessary paperwork.
45 minute setup ~~ free

DOG-WALKING ~ Walks & Play Dates :

We offer semi-private walks, catering to your dog's individual needs. Socializing is great for your dog, so we also offer play-dates --- walking your dog with up to 4 dog friends whose company he enjoys. Also included, a text/email update after every walk.
25 minutes ~~ 1 dog $22
+ $5 per additional dog
25 minutes, Private walk request ~~ 1 dog $26

WEEKEND DOG HIKES :

Trips to the woods! Hiking available on weekends. Also included, an update (and lots of pictures) after every walk.
Hour-long Park hike ~~ 1 dog $35
2 hour woods hike ~~ 1 dog $45
+ $10 per additional dog

SMALL DOG SQUAD :

Do you have a friendly dog afraid of larger animals? This gang of small dogs experience walks, play & friendship at a variety of neighberhood parks and woods. We roam in isolated or secure environments, away from other dogs. Some off-leash play given to responsible pups. Available to friendly, well-socialized, lapdog-sized dogs.
••• contact us to join the wait-list
Late afternoons, 30 minutes ~~ $22

CAT-SITTING :

Each visit includes:
Love & attention to each cat, fresh food & water, litter-scooping, administration of pet meds, bringing in the mail-newspaper-packages, rotating lights on and off, plant-watering --- in general, keeping your household running smoothly while you're away. We'll also email you a report about your pet. We offer two options for cats:
Single daily 45-minute visit ~~ $30
Once or twice daily 30-minute visits ~~ $22/visit

OVERNIGHT PET-SITTING :

We stay in your home from 7pm-9am. Includes all of the usual sitting services, plus 3 walks (for dogs): on arrival, before bedtime & prior to leaving. We recommend an additional walk be booked to ensure your dog has relief during the day.
Per night ~~ $60

THE "DAY HANG" :

Day-sitting of up to 6 hours duration, generally 11am-5pm, weekends and occasional weekdays. Available to friendly, well-socialized dogs with no destructive habits. Singletons only.
Per day ~~ $50

"DELUXE" DOG-SITTING --- Your dog is my dog :

In the deluxe package, your animal is treated as one of the family: accompanying me to work at my office, joining other dogs on walks if appropriate, taken solo to parks for dog hikes, and pampered with petting and play throughout the day. At night, we'll return to your house for overnight pet-sitting. This package is designed for owners who want their dog to feel loved and secure around the clock. Deluxe dog-sitting is intended for a friendly, well-socialized dog with no destructive habits.
Per 24 hours ~~ $100

 

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HOURS :

Available, by appointment, 24 hours a day. Our regular hours are Monday-Friday 9am-7pm, Saturday-Sunday 10am-6pm. Dog walks scheduled during off-hours incur a fee of $10 per service.

HOLIDAYS OBSERVED :

New Years day, MLK day, Valentine's Day (after 3pm), Easter & Easter Monday, Memorial day, 4th of July, Labor day, Halloween (after 3pm), Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve (after 3pm), Christmas day and New Years eve (after 3pm). Holiday fee is $10 per service, with a limit of $30/day (excepting Christmas day).

CANCELLED APPOINTMENTS --- last minute :

We want to be flexible for your schedule. No charge for cancelled walks/visits unless it is done within 12 hours of a scheduled appointment. For late cancellations, a fee of $10 will be added to the next invoice

WORKING OUTSIDE OUR ZONE --- near neighborhoods :

We serve lower Roland Park (below Deepdene), Hampden, Medfield, Keswick & Hoes Heights. We will occasionally take jobs outside these neighborhoods in the nearby neighborhoods of: Guilford, Homeland, Mount Washington, Reservoir Hill, Remington, Tuscan-Canterbury, Woodberry or Charles Village -- with a fee of $10 per service