Services and Fees




In-Home Services

We provide complete in-home care of your pets from dog walking/ training to the long term care of a variety of pets, whether furry, feathered, or reptilian! If you need to spend time away from your pet, you can rest assured that our staff will take extra special care of your animal companion. Whether you need training, regular daily visits or overnight care, we can help!

At Stay At Home Pet Services, we believe in offering our clients affordable rates. Whether you’re looking for short-term or long-term care or training, we have a range of competitively priced options. Please note that no rates are final until an agreement is reached between a client and a representative of Stay At Home Pet Services. Rates are subject to change without notice and may be adjusted based on the individual needs of the pet(s). 

We Accept Checks, Cash, & Credit Cards.

First Time Clients:

Set up & service for brand new clients requires a full seven (7) business days to process.

Overnight/ Day rates:

A 50% non-refundable deposit at time of placing overnight reservation is required to have your reservation placed on our calendar.

Dogs –

Overnight Fees apply to 1st dog
(Each additional dog add $10, cat add $5 to Sleepover fee)

  • Sleepover 5PM Dinner Visit + Overnight from 8PM – 7AM – $99* 
  • Sleepover 9PM – 7AM – $85** (Additional fee if arriving earlier) 
  • Morning Meal & Walk 1 Hour – $32
  • Midday Walk .5 Hour – $22
  • Evening Meal & Walk 1 Hour – $32
  • Before Bed Walk .5 Hour – $22
    Hourly rates:
  • $32 1st Hour, $18.50 Each Hour Thereafter

*Sleepover includes evening meal/ walk, before bed walk & morning meal/ walk
**Sleepover includes before bed walk & morning meal & walk

An additional fee may apply if you live outside of our general service area.

 Cats –

  • Sleepover 9PM – 7AM –1st Cat – $85** (Additional fee if arriving earlier)
    (Each additional cat, add $5.00)
  • Midday Kitty Visit .5 Hour – $22

Overnight rates for cats include the following:

  • Evening Meal, Scoop Litter, Change Water
  • Before-bed Attention
  • Sleepover 9PM – 7AM (Additional fee if arriving earlier)
  • Morning Attention
  • Morning Meal, Scoop Litter, Change Water

Short Visits –

  • Dogs (2 or less) – 1/2 Hour $22 (Add $5/ 15 minute period thereafter)*
  • Cats (4 or less) – 1/2 Hour $22 (Add $5/ 15 minute period thereafter)*

Hourly Care – (Minimum 2 Hours)

  • $32 1st Hour, $18.50 Each Hour Thereafter

In general, we have the following extra charges (extra charges will be assessed during your initial consultation):

  • *Premium – $2 for visits before 8AM, after 7PM and Weekends
  • Medication (Pills/ Creams) – $3.00
  • Subcutaneous Fluid Administration – $5 per pet per application
  • Plant Watering – More Information Upon Request

An additional fee may apply if you live outside of our general service area.

Away-from-Home Services

Pets require regular exercise and outdoor activity to remain vital and happy. You can count on us to provide great exercise options by taking your furry friend to the dog park. You must provide any required tags or membership documents.

  • A one-hour visit to the dog park costs $50 (additional mileage fees may apply)

Holiday rates

puppy-583415_1280We have extra service charges for the following holidays: New Years Day, Spring Break, Memorial Day Weekend, 4th of July Weekend, Labor Day Weekend, Thanksgiving Day, Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Years Eve.

The extra charges are:

  • Per Visit Rate – $5.00 extra per visit
  • Per Overnight Rate – $10 extra per overnight

Homes Without Pets

Even if you don’t have a pet, you may benefit from our house-sitting services. We can water your plants, alternate lights and blinds, take out the trash, bring in your mail/newspaper, and simply make sure your home is secure.

  • 1 Visit Per Day – $22
  • Overnight House Sitting Options Also Available

A Note About Home Safety

We always keep your keys secure. Keys are kept unlabelled, with only an identifying code. After your trip, we can either return your key to you or keep it for future services. We do not leave your key at your home on our last visit in the event we need access to your home should you not be able to arrive as planned. Accommodating last-minute requests is always easier if we have your key on file.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Overnight care:

  • If your reservation is cancelled before departure due to an emergency, you will receive a 50% refund even if it is within two (2) weeks of your departure date. Prior to two weeks you will receive a full refund.
  • If your reservation is cancelled before departure with less than two (2) weeks notice,  and you have no emergency, the full fee is due.
  • If your trip is shortened after departure due to an emergency, we offer a 50% refund for the remaining days.
  • If your trip is shortened after departure for a non-emergency reason, NO REFUND is offered.


  • There is no refund on holiday visits that are cancelled with less than two (2) weeks notice.

Short Visits (1/2 Hour +):

  • Please inform us by 5pm the previous business day to cancel your requested visit to avoid paying a fee.
  • If there is an emergency, such as illness or heavy snow, please contact us as soon as possible to avoid a fee.

Last Minute Requests:

  • For midday visits (existing clients), please inform us 24 business hours before the day of your requested visit to avoid paying a fee. Any request after 5pm will be processed during business hours the following day. There is no guarantee that a sitter will be available.
  • For overnight care (existing clients), please inform us at least 7 days ahead to avoid paying a fee.