Services and Fees


If you are a first-time customer, we will personally meet with you to discuss pet and home care details for free.

Please help us get set up, including:

  • Schedules for pet care, plant watering & additional tasks
  • Time (30-60 minutes) to get to know your pets (required of new customers)
  • Gain comfort with our process and our professional pet & house sitters
  • *If you require an additional meeting with your sitter there is a $20 fee 

Please be prepared with the following:

  • Two copies of your keys
  • Garage codes, Alarm codes and passwords
  • A list of local emergency contacts
  • Your contact information while you are away
  • Preferred veterinarian information


One basic pet sitting visit is $20


  • Payment is due prior to or upon arrival of the first visit.
  • Additional fees may apply if extra time and pet care are required.
  • An additional $9 fee applies to visits that fall on one of our observed holidays.
  • $6 Out of service area fee.  On occasion we may travel a bit outside of our service area to see your pet for an additional travel compensation, however assignments are accepted on a case by case basis based on assignment and availability.
  • Last minute booking fee $12.
  • $1.00 Fuel Service Charge applied to all services as of May 2022

We provide high quality, convenient, and personalized care for all our furry friends and their humans.

Whether you’re going out of town for an extended trip or just a weekend, our pet sitting services mean happier and more comfortable pets.

Services Include:

  • Exercise
  • Fresh water, feeding & litter box cleaning
  • Delicious treats & administering medications (if requested)
  • Alternating lights & and more!

As pet sitters, our goal is to minimize their stress by offering reliable, consistent care. We make sure to provide lots of pampering and extra TLC, so your pet won’t miss you too much!

In addition to pet care, we can water your plants, bring in the mail, and take out the trash.

*If you have a household with several pets requiring additional work there may be $7 fee.

1/2 Petsitting Visit

$12 per visit

  •  There is limited availability for this service and it is up to the individual petsitter.
  •  This is a quick out to potty etc. approximately 15 minutes.


$20 per visit

  • Dog walking includes exercise (usually a walk, yet we can fetch, play tug-of-war, & give belly rubs)
  • Fresh water feeding (at your request), delicious treats and more!
  • Pet sitters provide this service seven days a week or on occasion
  • A great way for your pets to get out, stretch their legs, get some exercise and break up their day


One basic overnight stay is $60

overnight_pet_sitting_pawsitiveWe know it can be lonely for pets when owners go away on vacation or business trips. Your pets will receive attentive care with our overnight pet sitting service, which includes:

  • One evening and morning walk (starting around 9pm-6/8am)
  • Additional walks are subject to standard rates
  • Our goal is to minimize their stress by offering reliable, consistent care
  • We provide lots of pampering and extra TLC
  • We can water your plants, bring in the mail, and take out the trash
  • Payment is due prior to, or upon arrival for first visit
  • Additional fees may apply if extra time and pet care is required
  • This service is popular and availability is limited
  • We recommended you reserve this service far in advance
  • An additional $30 fee applies to overnights on our observed holidays


$20 per visit

Beyond pets, we also take care of your home. All of our sitters are bonded, insured and background checked. So, you can feel comfortable with them taking care of your home.

Sitters will:

  • Fetch your mail, newspapers, rotate your lights and blinds
  • Perform all the home security checks
  • Give you peace of mind while you travel
  • Water outdoor plants and the lawn if requested


The day before, the day of, and the day after these observed holidays will incur an $9 per visit holiday fee (if the holiday falls on a weekend fees will apply the entire weekend)

  • New Year’s Eve
  • New Year’s Day  
  • MLK Day
  • President’s Day                                     pet-valu-giveaway-holiday-dog-cat
  • Easter
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas

This charge also applies to any regularly scheduled weekday walks that fall on these holidays.

This fee is given to our sitters for spending time away from their families and spending it with yours.

An additional $30 fee applies to overnights on our observed holidays (if the holiday falls on a weekend fees will apply the entire weekend)

We encourage you to reserve early for holiday appointments. Our schedules fill up several weeks in advance, yet we will do our best to fulfill your request.



Our goal is to give your pet all the time and attention they deserve.

  • We never overbook. Once you’ve contracted our services, we turn business away to accommodate you
  • Visits are scheduled on a first-come-first-served basis, so book early to ensure availability
  • If your schedule changes, call us as soon as you can, and we’ll do our best to meet your request
  • If you request same day service and we are able to accommodate you, you will be charged an additional $12
  • Please see cancelation fees



We keep client’s keys on file to simplify arrangements for future visits. If you decide you want your keys returned upon completion of your initial pet sitting reservation, a small fee is applied for picking up the key again for any future reservations.

  • Two sets of keys will be picked up at the consultation
  • The charge for duplicating keys if client only has one is $7
  • Pick up or delivery of keys after consultation -$13
  • Mail back after visits – $7
  • Don’t call a locksmith if you lock yourself out. We’ll head to the office, pick up a set of your keys, and come rescue you – $35



  • All visits must be paid at the time of services
  • You may be subject to a late fee if payment is not made at that time
  • We accept checks, cash, and credit cards (VS, MC, AMEX, and DISC)
  • No post-dated checks accepted
  • Additional charges apply for holidays and unforeseen emergencies
  • NSF Check Fee $35 – no exceptions



If you have made a reservation for pet sitting and have to cancel, we require at least a two-day notice before the service is to begin. If visits were prepaid, your account will be credited for those visits. We do not issue refunds only credits to your account with us.

*If you cancel the same day you will not be credited or refunded 

  • Holidays require at least a 14-day notice since this service is popular and limited in availability.
  • No cancellation fee will be applied if within that timeframe.
  • If you cancel your reservation with less than the notice required, you will be charged a cancellation fee.
  • Standard service rates apply to cancellations made without a 48-hour notice for regular visits including those times when a walker arrives to find that you don’t need a visit or that your pet isn’t present.
  • Holiday cancellations without 10 day notice will be charged a $60 cancellation fee
  • PAWSitive Petsitting Services reserves the right to assess additional fees for repeated cancellations. We do understand that emergencies arise, so we will consider the situation individually.
  • To cancel an appointment, contact the office at 303-807-1408 (not your dog walker or pet sitter). Please be sure to verify that your cancellation was received if you left a voicemail message.

For your convenience, we happily accept: