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- Laura M.
Mary stayed with my senior dogs while I was out of town. She kept me updated while I was gone, and I felt confident knowing my dogs and home were well cared for. I wouldn't hesitate to contact her again for pet sitting.Oct 23, 2020Verified
- Misha S.
Mary is cat sitting for me as I write this review. She has been updating me twice daily with a report and pictures. I feel so much peace knowing my 2 fur babies are being fed, cared for, played with, and loved on. I will be using her again for sure on my upcoming trips.Feb 16, 2020Verified
- Grant K.
Mary was quick to respond to messages and arrived on time. She sent good updates with pics during every visit and brought in packages. Very friendly and professionalOct 19, 2020Verified
- Kristen F.
Mary was our very first pet sitter! We have a young ferret, older cat, six fish, AND many, many plants. She was wonderful with all of our critters and they seemed to feel the same about her :) Mary even tended to our plants which was a plus! We have had such an outstanding experience and are grateful to have found her-Would highly, highly recommend!!Nov 26, 2019Verified
- Brianna M.
Mary is great! She is very responsive and asks thorough questions in the first meeting. She sends pictures and updates of every visit. I’ve never left my animals with a sitting service, but her updates made me feel calm and comfortable with them in her care.Sep 13, 2019Verified
- What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?Each job has specific requirements, which can affect the price. But I know you want to see my common prices, so here you are: Dog Walking • $15 for one dog on a 15-minute walk/potty break • $25 for one dog on a 30-minute walk • $33 for one dog on a 45-minute walk • $40 for one dog on a 60-minute walk • Add $5 for each additional dog from the same family (3 is the usual maximum) Cat Sitting • $15 for a 15-minute visit • $25 for a 30-minute visit • $33 for a 45-minute visit • $40 for a 60-minute visit • Add $5 a visit for each additional cat in the family Dog sitting • $15 for a 15-minute visit (potty break visit, with a short trip outside) • $25 for a 30-minute visit, including walk • $33 for a 45-minute visit, including walk • $40 for a 60-minute visit, including walk • $5 additional a visit for each additional dog in the family House/Pet sitting I'm available at certain times during the year. Let me know when you need a house-pet sitter and we can schedule a quick call or chat to discuss your specific needs! The cost is $75 a night, plus $10 for each additional pet. This includes my presence from about 7 at night to 7 in the morning (though these times can be tailored to your needs), and the evening and morning feeding, walking and specific routines we decide on. Midday walks and visits are charged at the regular price.
- What is your typical process for working with a new customer?We can talk on the phone. If you want to proceed, we set up a no-cost meet-and-greet with you and your dog or cat and owners. It's a chance to ask questions and get to know one another. If it's a good fit, then we can make arrangements for the pet sitting or dog walking, including times, payment and instructions.
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?I am a lifelong dog owner. Through friends and family, I've been around cats all my life. I have been doing pet sitting and dog walking as a business for 3 years. I am insured through Pet Sitters Associates and I'm certified in pet CPR and first aid.