Frequently Asked Questions
What are the benefits of having a pet sitter?
-Your pet stays in its familiar environment and on its familiar routine
-Alleviate health concerns posed by exposure to other animals
-Your pet is already home when you get back
-Loving, personalized attention specific to your pet's individual needs
-No need to impose on friends and neighbors
-Peace of mind knowing your pet is being cared for by a responsible, trustworthy, experienced professional
How often will you check on my pet?
Your pet will be visited daily.
Is the visit fee different if I have more than one cat?
No, the cost per 30 minute visit is the same regardless of the number of cats.
Will you feed my fish, turtle, rabbit or bird?
It depends on whether your other pets will be okay with a once a day visit.
My pet is on medication. Is that a problem?
We have many years of both personal and professional experience with companion animals. There is no extra charge for administering medications.
Is Watch Your Kitty insured and bonded?
Yes. We are insured and bonded through Pet Sitters Associates, LLC.
Why must you conduct an initial consultation (meet and greet) before service can begin?
The meet and greet allows us to get acquainted with you and your pet(s) and ensures that you are comfortable leaving your pet(s) in our care. It provides us time to answer any questions you may have, complete paperwork, transfer keys, and tour your home. This initial visit is free of charge.
What areas do you serve?
In and around Batavia, NY.
What if there is an emergency with my pet while in your care?
In the event of an emergency you will be contacted immediately, and if your pet needs to be seen by the vet it will be transported for proper care. All charges incurred during vet visits are the responsibility of the pet owner.
How is payment accepted?
All payments are due at or prior to the first day of service. Forms of payment accepted are cash, money order and personal checks.
Do you provide references?
Yes, both personal and professional references are available upon request.