Rates

Civic & Statutory Holidays:

There is an additional $15 charge per half or full day, overnight, and per hour on New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Heritage Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Natal Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day & Boxing Day.

Overnight Equine & Farm Sitting

Rates are for a partial or full day of service, overnight on your property.  Additional charges may apply.

 

Services include feed, hay, grain/food, water, supplements, medications, turn in/out, collecting eggs, cleaning stalls/litter boxes/coops/pens, night checks, fence or perimeter checks, and inspecting the animals for illness, disease, and injury. 

Mileage:

A $0.50 per km mileage rate may apply for pet, farm, and stable sits located more than 100 kilometres from Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia.

Farms: 

Includes dogs, cats, other house pets, horses, donkeys, goats, pigs, sheep, cows, poultry, etc.

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   1 - 10 Animals ...................................... $80

   11 - 20 Animals .................................. $100

    21+ Animals ...................................... $150

   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $15

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.50/km

   Please contact me for a quote.

Stables: 

Includes dogs, cats, other house pets, horses, donkeys, poultry, rabbits, etc.

 

   1 - 5 Equines:

   24/7 turnout .......................................... $80

   Stalled .................................................. $90

   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $15

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.50/km

 

   6 - 10 Equines:

   24/7 turnout ........................................ $100

   Stalled ................................................ $120

   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $15

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.50/km

 

   11 - 20 Equines:

   24/7 turnout ........................................ $150

   Stalled ................................................ $170

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.50/km

   

   21+ Equines:

   Please contact me for a quote.

Important Notes: 

Rates do not include landscaping, lawn mowing or care, gardening, and shoveling or plowing snow.

My Beagle (and business partner extraordinaire), Toby, usually travels with me.  If his presence poses a problem, I will make other arrangements for his care for an additional fee of $10 per day

Hourly Equine & Farm Sitting

Hourly Rate:

Rates depend on your location and time required to perform services.  Minimum charge is $45.

 

Services include feed, hay, grain/food, water, supplements, medications, turn in/out, collecting eggs, cleaning stalls/litter boxes/coops/pens, night checks, fence or perimeter checks, inspecting the animals for illness, disease, and injury, and more!

Mileage:

A $0.50 per km mileage rate may apply for pet, farm, and stable sits located more than 100 kilometres from Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia.

First Hour (Minimum Charge) ................. $45

Each Additional Hour .............................. $20

Civic & Stat Holidays ....................... Add $15

Mileage (100 km+)  ........................ $0.50/km

Services can be tailored to your individual requirements.

Dogs, Cats & Other House Pets

Live-in/Overnight Services:

Rates are per night.

 

   Dogs:   

   Includes dogs, cats, and any other pets or

   small animals in the home.

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   1 Dog .................................................. $50

   Each Additional Dog ........................... $25
   Other Pets or Small Animals ............... $10

   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $15

   Cats:

   Flat Rate .............................................. $50
   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $15

 

   Other House Pets:

   Includes birds, rabbits, rodents, pot belly  

   pigs, guinea pigs, lizards, snakes, turtles,

   and any other house pets.

   Please contact me for a quote.

 

Drop-in Services:

Drop-in services depend on your location and time required to perform services.  Minimum charge is $45.

Mileage:

A $0.50 per km mileage rate may apply for pet, farm, and stable sits located more than 100 kilometres from Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia.

Important Notes: 

My pet sitters' insurance does not cover exotics such as snakes, lizards, ferrets, turtles, parrots, conures, cockatoos, etc.

Rates do not include landscaping, lawn mowing or care, gardening, and shoveling or plowing snow.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

All stable, farm, and pet care services must be paid in full prior to scheduled stable, farm, or pet sit.

A non-refundable deposit of 20% will be required to confirm your booking for all stable, farm, and other offsite pet care services. This does not apply to dog, cat, and companion animal sitting in my home.

 

Statutory & Civic Holidays

No refund will be given if Owner shortens their trip or cancels their trip entirely for pet sitting services booked that INCLUDE New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Heritage Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Natal Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.