Initial Phone consultation: Free!
Approximately fifteen minutes, allowing me to assess whether we are a good match as pet sitter and pet owner.

Booking Consultation: Free!
Our meeting includes meeting your pets, filling out a client contract, taking notes on care, key pick-up and payment.

Follow-up Consultation: Free!
Any non-care visit with established clients to review changes to pet care, meeting additions to your furry family, etc.

Daily or twice-daily visits to your home.
Fresh water and food, treats if allowed.
Litter clean-up and disposal.
Giving medications as required.
Playtime, socialization and exercise.
Light brushing or combing.
Watering indoor plants.
Collecting mail and newspapers.
Lights and drapes/blinds rotation to make home appear occupied.
Trash and recycling bins (no comp taken to curb and returned after emptying.

In-home pet care: $27.00 per visit for up to two pets.
($5.00 per each additional pet of any size or species. Fish sharing a tank = 1 pet.)

Transport to vet/groomers/other errands M-F (within north San Mateo County):
One way $27.00
Round trip $54.00 including a one hour or less wait time
Wait service beyond one hour is $54.00 per hour with a $54.00 minimum.
(Animals must travel in a carrier. Pet taxi service is not available on holidays.)

Key pickup/return fee: $10.00

Last minute (48 hours prior to requested time) booking fee: $27.00

Late payment fee: $27.00. This is if you are unable to send payment by Venmo once notified of failure to pay and must wait until you get home from your trip.

Holiday fee: $10 surcharge on Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving Friday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.

Cancellations or changes: If you must change or cancel a confirmed pet visit, I require 48 hours advance notice or you will be charged one visit fee. For all holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Years, I require ten days notice.

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Payment is always due at the time of service. I prefer being paid via Venmo, but checks are fine and should be made out to Creatures of Habit Petsitting.

My territory covers Brisbane, South San Francisco, San Bruno, Millbrae and Burlingame. Please note: if you live in an area with limited street parking you must provide me with a parking spot.

Email me at creaturesofhabitpetsitting@gmail.com to set up a consultation. Please include the dates you need, the type and number of pets you have and the city you live in.

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