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Suffolk Professional Pet Sitters

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Erika Bresee, CPDT-KA
4.8
from 29 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer M.
Verified review

My dog, Lincoln was safe and well cared for by Erika while I was away. This was my first time using a dog sitter. Erika kept me updated and sent pictures of all the fun Lincoln was having!

  • 8 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Vivienne G.
Verified review

Very professional pet-sitter. From the beginning of the interaction and the interview process, we were impressed with Ms. Cuellar's precise questions regarding all animal care matters and her thorough knowledge on a wide-range of pet subjects. During our one-week long vacation, she made regular contact with us and gave updates on the animals and even sent little videos of them as well. We came home to find our pets well-cared for and our home in good condition. Very much appreciate Ms. Cuellar's pet-sitting and she'll be the first person we call anytime we need a pet-sitter!

Sky's Playground, LLC
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Catherine F.
Verified review

I had never used a pet sitter before and was desperate to find someone to watch my 3 dogs on the 4th of July so we could attend our nephews wedding in Pa. (who knew how difficult that would be!) Ali watched my 14 year old blind/deaf dog and my 8 month old and 8 week old puppy. She was so attentive and even sent me pictures while we were gone! 2 weeks later we had her come back for training of the babies and they went crazy when they saw her... it was like she was a member of the family. I have done a lot of internet searching for dog training and am amazed at what Ali was able to accomplish in just one hour. I cannot recommend her enough, she is wonderful!!!

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Whiskers & Tails
5.0
from 17 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Jason R.
Verified review

Yvonne is the best pet sitter out there. She loves pets and treats your pet like it is her own pet. She is very flexible, dependable, trustworthy, and easy to work with. If you need a pet sitter look no further than Yvonne!

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  • 5 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
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Beth H.
Verified review

I always have anxiety about leaving my kitties when I go on vacation and this year we found out one of our cats George was diabetic and this added more stress. Laura and Elise came over for a long home visit and took a ton of notes and seemed genuinely concerned about making myself and my cats their priority and this made me feel so much better. When I was on vacation I looked forward to my reports which included individual pictures of my cats and I could see that they were happy and comfortable. They are definitely going to be my pet sitters for all future vacations. Also wanted to add that they did all the extra things like scooping out litter boxes, sweeping up litter and mail, etc. I was happy to come home and everything was in perfect order❤️😸😸

  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Angela D.
Verified review

Andrea is an outstanding dog trainer and pet sitter. She has been helping me with my pets for years now. My dog Chaos is pit-lab mix and she is very hyper. Andrea has calmed her down significantly over the past year. Chaos loves Andrea and is excited to spend time with her and learn what she is teaching. I don’t know what I would do without her.

Megan Zinck
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Andy M.
Verified review

Could not have asked for a better cat sitter while I was away! When I met her, it was clear that she had an innate love for animals and I knew my cats would be in good hands. She sent me emails giving me updates on what she did and how the cats were doing. I plan to use her services in the future and HIGHLY RECOMMEND her to anyone needing a pet sitter. Thanks again, Megan!

  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Kathleen G.
Verified review

Heidi and Mike are as professional as they are sweet and kind. They went above and beyond. It was our first time with the sitters and we couldn't be happier with the experience. Daphne and Daisy

Rachel's Pet Sitting
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Jean A.
Verified review

Rachel took care of my four cats and did additional chores such as collection of our mail, and watering my plants. She kept me informed of the kitty's status while we were away. If we need a pet sitter again we will definetly call her.

Pawsatively Wonderful, Inc
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 12 years in business
Lynne C.
Verified review

Dawn has provided pet sitting services for me for over 6 years. I am very pleased with her services and recommend her highly. I have a large number of animals - feral cats, indoor and outdoor cats and dogs with different diets, meds and needs which she willingly and competently accommodated. I am happy to provide a reference to potential customers.

  • 3 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Celeste S.
Verified review

We were a little worried because this would have been the longest we would be gone from our pup but Paw Addicts paired us with a fantastic family! A special thank you to Lita who, not only sent us multiple pictures a day, but also gave our pup the extra attention he needed. Thank you SO much Paw Addicts Pet Care Services!

Hannah Gilleland
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 2 years in business
Sydney P.
Verified review

Hannah frequently watches my two year old cat, Mellie, and she has always been my number one choice for a pet sitter. She has excellent rates, is extremely friendly, and goes above and beyond to care for my cat. I trust her completely, as she has access to my home to pet sit while I am away for multiple day excursions. I would choose Hannah over a boarding place any day, as having Hannah come to my house and spend time with my cat relieves any worry I have when I go on vacation. She is also extremely professional, punctual, and responds quickly. If you'e looking for a pet sitter, pick Hannah!

Need a Walk
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 4 years in business
Ed H.
Verified review

I recommend Run Poochie Run for anyone who knows their pets aren't pets but are family. Sterlin was not only professional and knowledgeable but I knew at our first meeting that he was someone I could leave my dog with.

  • 10 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Deb G.
Verified review

Beth is a wonderful pet sitter She is reliable, caring, and communicates well with you during the time you are away. I have no hesitation in recommending her.

Purple Paws Pet Care
5.0
from 1 review
    Holly B.
    Verified review

    My doggy LOVES daycare here. He can be entertained while I have to work. I never have to worry about any dog confrontations or inexperienced handling. If you are looking for a day sitter or even vacation sitter I highly recommend purple paws. It is almost like a vacation for the dog too. There are a lot of different activities also which makes it even more exciting ! I have to add that the price is so fair ! All the facilities I have checked out were very pricey and they provided minimal enrichment. I'll always choose purple paws as my trusted place because it is safe, secure, and gives me peace of mind.

    Paws & Whiskers
    5.0
    from 1 review
      Rose W.
      Verified review

      Very Reliable, Experience and very much loving. If you are looking for good Honest sitters call you will be happy you did !!

      About

      My name is Simirjeet, but I go by Simrin. I am a diligent student who is attending Old Dominion University, seeking for any part-time, one-time or occasional pet sitting jobs. I do own a vehicle, and I do not have early morning or evening classes, so I am able to watch pets catered around those times and any time on the weekends. In addition, I am very flexible with additional requests, such as checking mail or putting the garbage out for the next morning. I am an absolute animal lover as I have grown up around multiple dogs in my household, and I have watched pets of family and friends in the past. I am very reliable, responsible, lenient on prices per night and very much looking forward to being able to care for your furry friends!

      About

      I love animals and all animals love me. I can take care of them properly and they will have a good walk.

      About

      i provide my customers with reliable, trustworthy detailed cleaning. i have many years of providing my cleaning services to homes, offices and fitness facilities. i do take pride in my work so if my customers are not completely satisfied i will come back and re-clean the area in which did not meet your needs. i will not run through customers homes to get the job done fast to get to my next house, i truly want to provide the best cleaning experience for customers and myself.

      About

      You want someone to take care of your pets while you are away? Someone who is reliable? Truly cares about pets? Trustworthy? Then you have came to the right place! We offer a lot of different options to suit your pet care needs, and all of them are at affordable prices! Prices depend on distance from remote service area and number of animals.

      About

      I can handle dogs, cats, livestock, equine and exotic animals. I have 30 years of experience. I am certified in animal rescue during natural disasters and with excellent references.

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      How much does it cost to hire a house sitter?

      House-sitting can be a lifesaver when you’re leaving town for any length of time. Whether you work remotely, you’re taking a much-needed vacation, or you just want to road-trip for a few days, it’s wise to have a pro keep an eye on your house and pets while you’re gone. Your home is more likely to stay safe and you won’t have to wrangle the kitty into a kennel to travel with you. The national average pet-sitting price ranges between $20 and $30. Pet-sitting and house-sitting costs will vary based on where you live in the country and regional labor rates. Another factor in cost is how long you want the house-sitter to stay. Some people prefer to have the house-sitter stay the night at their house, perhaps to care for an elderly pet or simply to keep a watchful eye on the home at all times. Overnight stays will cost more, ranging anywhere from $50 to $100, depending on services provided. For day visits, house-sitting and pet-sitting prices will increase incrementally the longer the visit and the more service you want performed. For example, a quick 10-minute visit to feed and walk the pet and bring in the mail could be $12.50, a 25-minute visit could be $18, a 40-minute visit $25, and a 50-minute visit $32. For more, check out our tips for smart hiring on Thumbtack.

      How much should you pay for a pet sitter?

      Pet sitting provides your precious pet with in-home care. A pet-sitter can make a brief visit during the day to provide snacks, playtime or affection, or stay at your house for one or more nights to tend to your pet. Prices for pet-sitting will vary based on length of the visit. Nationally, pet sitting prices range from $20 to $30, although prices run higher for your sitter to stay the night. Prices will also be affected by where you live in the country. Here are some examples of average pet-sitting prices based on length of time and region:

      • 30-minute visit: $17 in a small Texas town.
      • 30-minute visit: $25 in Southern California.
        • 45-minute visit: $28.
        • 60-minute visit: $32.
      • Overnight stay (10 hours): $50 in Texas.
      • Overnight stay (10 hours): $85 in Southern California.
        • 12 hours: $100.
        • 24 hours: $200. This is a good option for a sick, elderly or brand-new pet that needs constant supervision.
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