Pet Sitting

Tampa Pet Sitting and Dog Walking Services

Experienced Sitters and Always Available

Professional pet sitters and dog walkers available 365 days a year with over 50 combined years of experience.  It’s not just a favor, hobby or a job, it’s a passion!  We offer sitting services for all animals:  dogs, cats, birds, fish, horses and more. 

Don’t leave your loved one in just anyone’s hands (see more on our blog post What To Look For In a Pet Sitter).  We know that pets are precious members of our family.  Sure, a neighbor or friend that offers their help is a very kind gesture.  But are your pets getting the full attention and expertise they deserve??  Our pet sitters and dog walkers do this every day and will give your precious ones personalized care, attention and exercise.  Our experience will help your pets in all situations, from puppies who need frequent breaks and exercise, handling special needs pets, sickness or even dogs who may be skittish of strangers.  We’ve got you covered!

Full Service and Care

  • Fully licensed, bonded and insured.
  • Midday Walks – Long work days?  Don’t worry about them, let us give your pup some exercise, love and a break outside during the day.  Have a unusual shift schedule, we’re flexible and are here to help.
  • Vacation Sits – Expert and experienced care to keep their routines and care just as you were home.
  • Training Reinforcement – Focusing on leash training?  Potty training? Tricks?  We can help!
  • Personalized Visits – We know that no two dogs are alike and each have their own special needs and desires (long walks, play time, personal time, training, etc).  We’ll customize our visits to best fit you and your dogs needs.
  • Home Security – Along with our care, we’ll check in on your home while you’re away, give it that “lived-in” look, bring in mail/flyers/deliveries.  We’ve even caught leaks and got A/C’s back up and running and saved owners lots of money!

Have questions or a special concern about your pet(s)?   Please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Pet Sitting and Dog Walking Rates & Policies

NOTE: In memory of their beloved Dante, WestFetch donates a portion of each completed pet sitting or dog walking visit to Lost Angels Animal Rescue.  You can read more about Dante and our memorial fund on our blog post and logo story pages.  Since October of 2014, WestFetch has donated over $5500 to date.

  • Discounts – Need service on a regular basis?  Utilize one of our discount plans for additional savings.  Can be combined with our day care service for additional savings.
  • Midday Dog Walks (non-holiday weekdays only, 11a-3p)
    • Full Visit – $18/visit
    • Express Visit – $14/visit
      • Limited service area, please contact us to confirm if available in your area
      • Shortened potty break service so they can stretch their legs and do their “business”
    • Flexibility in times will be offered for young puppies needing more than one visit for potty training.
  • Vacation/Travel Pet Sitting (mornings, nights and weekends. Weekday midday visits prices listed above)
    • Full Visit – $20/visit
    • Express Visit – $16/visit
      • Only available for midday or late night/after hours “tuck in” visits
  • Cat Sitting
    • $18/visit – minimum one visit per day required, same price any day of week.
  • Additional Pets
    • First additional pet $1 (first additional cat included at no cost), each additional pet beyond that is $3 per pet.
  • Initial Consultation (Meet & Greet) – Free with service sign up.  Please have a key ready for pick up at the initial consult to avoid an extra trip fee.  Full payment of all scheduled visits will be required at the initial meet and greet to schedule visits, $250 minimum (see below for more info on the minimum).  Additional meet and greets requested without any major changes (ie, new pets, etc) will be a $25 charge.
  • Holidays – Add $5 per visit for the following holidays ($20 minimum)
    • NOTE:  We have a customer loyalty program for holidays.  Existing clients receive priority for all holidays.
    • MLK Weekend (Fri – Mon)
    • Spring Break (Mar 9th – 18th, 2018 & Mar 23 – Apr 1st, 2018)
    • Easter Weekend (Fri – Sun)
    • Memorial Day Weekend (Fri – Mon)
    • Independence Day (Jul 3rd – 5th, 2018)
    • Labor Day Weekend (Fri – Mon)
    • Thanksgiving Weekend (Wed – Sun)
    • Christmas (Dec 22nd, 2017 – Jan 2nd, 2018)
  • After Hours – Normal visit hours are 7:30a – 8:30p.  Any visits requested and completed outside of this time frame will be charged at the holiday rate.
  • Short Notice
    • Existing Clients – Requests less than 72 hours prior to the first visit (7 days for holiday), the current holiday rate will apply.
      • NO short notice charges for weekday midday walks for clients with weekly service (but service is still based on availability).
    • New Clients – Requests less than 7 days prior to the first visit, the current holiday rate will apply.
    • All Clients – Less than 24 hours, $10/visit will be added to the rate.
  • Cancellations – For vacation/out of town visits, notice applies to the first scheduled visit and cancellation will apply to all visits scheduled.
    • Non Holidays
      • Less than 72 hours notice, 50% cancellation penalty will apply for all visits cancelled.
      • Less than 24 hours notice, 100% cancellation penalty.
      • No cancellation penalty for weekday midday walks for clients with a minimum scheduled weekly service.
    • Holidays
      • Less than 7 days notice, 50% cancellation penalty
      • Less than 3 days notice, 100% cancellation penalty
  • Minimum Charge – WestFetch requires a minimum $250 charge for new clients.  This is will be due at the meet and greet to schedule service.  Client will have six (6) months from the meet and greet to use the full amount otherwise it will be forfeited.  There is no minimum charge after you are established as a client

Service Areas:  Westchase and the immediate area of Tampa (Waterchase, The Eagles, Westwood Lakes, Countryway, Odessa (partial), Town & Country (partial), Citrus Park, Fawn Ridge, Fawn Lake and Oldsmar).  If you don’t see your area listed, feel free to contact us to confirm service availability.  Even if we don’t service your area, there’s a good chance we can refer you to a reputable pet sitter in your area.

 

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