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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
I have booked overnight stays, but I don’t want my pet/s left alone for long during the day. Will my petsitter also stay with my pet/s during the day?
Overnight bookings are from 5:30pm to 7:30am only. Perhaps you could consider combining your overnight booking with a midday drop-in visit/extended drop-in visit?
I have two dogs and a cat. Do I have to pay per pet?
No. All prices are as per household and not per pet/s.
My pet requires medication. Will my petsitter be able to administer this in my absence?
Our petsitters have experience in administering medications including pills and insulin injections. Have a chat with us about your pet’s requirements and we’ll see what we can do for you.
How do I pay?
You will be emailed an invoice and this invoice provides payment details. Invoices can be paid via electronic bank transfer.
Can I meet my petsitter before the booking?
Of course! All our petsitting services include a Meet ‘n’ Greet with your petsitter.
Will my petsitter walk my dog in off-leash areas?
No. For safety and insurance reasons, our petsitters do not provide off-leash dog walking (in dog parks or otherwise).
My pet/s are accustomed to sleeping on the bed with me. Will my petsitter sleep in the bed with my pet/s?
An interstate relative has just passed away and I need to go away at very short notice. Does Canberra’s Friendly Petsitter accept last minute bookings?
Yes! If you’re a new petsitter, we’ll need to squeeze in a Meet ‘n’ Greet/key pick up but we can often arrange this quite quickly, especially if you’ve previously used our services.
I would like a petsitter to care for my pet/s outside of my home (eg, in the petsitters home). Do you provide this?
No. All of our petsitting services are provided where the pets are most comfortable – in their own home.