Rates

Civic & Statutory Holidays:

There is an additional $10 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 per half or full day, overnight on your property.  Additional charges may apply.

 

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 $0.25 per km mileage rate may apply for pet, farm, and stable sits located more than 100 kilometres from Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia.

House Pets & Small Farm Animals:

Includes dogs, cats, other house pets, rabbits, rodents, small flocks of poultry, etc.

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a   1 - 10 Animals ..................................... $60

   11 - 20 Animals .................................... $80

   21+ Animals ....................................... $100

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

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.25/km

   Please contact me for a quote.

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+)  ..................... $0.25/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+)  ..................... $0.25/km

 

   6 - 10 Equines:

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

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

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

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.25/km

 

   11 - 20 Equines:

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

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

   Mileage (100 km+)  ..................... $0.25/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 required, I can make other arrangements for his care.

Hourly Equine & Farm Sitting

Hourly Rate:

Rates depend on your location and time required to perform services.  Minimum charge is $35.00.

 

Incudes 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 $0.25 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) ................. $35

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

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

Mileage (100 km+)  ........................ $0.25/km

Services can be tailored to your individual requirements.

Dogs, Cats & other Companion Animals

Overnight boarding is by appointment only.  Rates apply to dog, cat, and other companion animal services provided in my home. 

 

Dog Boarding:

Includes meals, water, medications, cuddles, playtime, and a special place to curl up.

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   First Dog .............................................. $35
   Each Additional Dog ............................ $15

   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $10

Cat Boarding:

Includes meals, water, medications, cuddles, playtime, daily litter cleaning, and a special place to curl up.  Choose between a well-ventilated room of their own or the freedom to mingle with the rest of the pets.

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   First Cat ............................................... $15
   Each Additional Cat ............................. $10

   Civic & Stat Holidays .................... Add $10

Other Companion Animals:

Rabbits, guinea pigs, rodents, pocket pets,and other companion animals are always welcome.

Please contact me for a quote.

At-Home Pet Care:

Your dog, cat, companion animal, or pocket pet may be more comfortable in his or her own home where the sights, smells and sounds are familiar.  Depending on my availability, at-home pet care can be arranged.

Please contact me for a quote.

Important Note: 

Sorry but I cannot board equines, livestock or other farm animals on my property.

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.