Animal Care

Day Time Animal Care

Our care includes walking, feeding, changing water, cleaning stalls, pens, cages and enclosures, cleaning cat boxes, picking up poop, administering medications (we do not charge extra for this service) newspaper/mail pick-up and watering plants.

Additionally, care is tailored to the needs of your individual animals.  We are savvy about behavior and know if something is wrong with your pet.  We also know how to interpret behavior and know how to make animals fee0l comfortable and safe.

Lastly, we are licensed by the City of Encinitas and bonded and insured by Pet Sitters Associates,LLC.  We pay an additional amount every year so that we can offer this peace of mind to our customers.  This additional coverage shows our professionalism and commitment to offering the best service to our clients.  This coverage is not offered by all other animal caretakers who charge less for services.

Rates: Payment for services is required in advance. Payment options-Cash, checks and Venmo. Jobs over 10 miles from Encinitas add $1.00 per mile.

30 minute visit $25
45 minute visit $30
60 minute visit $35
Holidays (see below) Add $10 to rates above
Additional Hour $25 (holidays $35)


Holidays- Valentine’s Eve (after 6 p.m.); Easter Day (all day); Memorial Day (all day); Fourth of July Eve (after 6 p.m.); Labor Day (all day); Halloween Eve (after 6 p.m.); Thanksgiving Day (all day); Christmas Eve (after 6 p.m.); Christmas Day (all day); New Year’s Eve (after 6 p.m.) and New Year’s Day (all day)

Overnight Animal Care

6 p.m. to 8 a.m.-$125 (Additional time added to overnight-$25 per hour)

Holidays (see below)- 6 p.m. to 8 a.m.-$150 (Additional time added to overnight-$35 per hour)

Rates: Payment for services is required in advance. Payment options-Cash, checks and Venmo. Jobs over 10 miles from Encinitas add $1.00 per mile.

Holidays- Valentine’s Eve (after 6 p.m.); Easter Day (all day); Memorial Day (all day); Fourth of July Eve (after 6 p.m.); Labor Day (all day); Halloween Eve (after 6 p.m.); Thanksgiving Day (all day); Christmas Eve (after 6 p.m.); Christmas Day (all day); New Year’s Eve (after 6 p.m.) and New Year’s Day (all day)