Let Tails ‘R Us Pet Care take care of your pets when your not there! Serving your pets in Highland Lakes and all Vernon areas, Franklin and Hamburg in New Jersey along with some areas of Warwick, NY.

Services Offered Include the Following

  • Daily home visits (one to three visits per day, or more if needed!).
  • Occasional visits as your schedule requires.
  • Dog walking or backyard play at your preference.
  • Mid-day dog walking, or quick potty breaks.
  • Fresh food, snacks (in accordance with your instructions) and water.
  • 20 to 30 minutes of outside walks, quality playtime with your pets favorite toys.
  • Lots of belly rubs and ear scratching!
  • Any special instructions you may have for your pet.
  • Administer medication, if required (no injections).
  • Light grooming for your dog or cat.
  • Daily log of your pets activities.
  • Clean litter boxes or cages.
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Additional Services Provided
at no extra charge:

  • Mail, newspapers and any deliveries by Federal Express, UPS, etc. will be collected and brought into your house.
  • Plants will be watered.
  • Alternate home lighting, if requested. If you are on vacation we can switch lights on and off.
  • Open and close blinds
  • Your pets favorite TV show or radio stationed turned on.
  • Trash day? We will bring it down to your curb.
  • If there are any home emergencies, we will contact you and see it through as best we can in accordance with your instructions.

Your Pets will Receive:

  • Lots of attention and affection including belly rubs, ear scratching and baby talk while you are away.
  • Same diet, including snacks and a regular routine on a daily basis.
  • No stress from hearing other unhappy noises in a strange place full of barking dogs or cats calling for their owners.
  • Happiness from staying in their own environment.
  • No exposure to illness or parasites from other animals.
  • Medications are continued regularly, if required.
  • Being totally spoiled as if they were our own!

Special Services

  • Food or other supply run (locally): $20.00 plus expenses.
  • Overnight services are from 9:00pm to 7:00am and include a night walk and morning walk: $75.00 (limited availability)
  • Scheduled vet visits or emergency vet visits: $25.00 plus expenses (gas mileage may apply if your local vet is not available.)

Hours of Service

  • AM visits are between 7am and 9:30am
  • Daily Mid-Day dog visits are between 11am and 2:30 pm.
  • PM Visits will be between 3pm and 5:30pm
  • Night visits are between 7pm and 8:30pm
  • Overnight visits (Special Services) are between 9pm and 7:00am.

Additional Information

If you are having more than one visit per day for your dog, I recommend having no longer than 5 hours between visits for their comfort.

Cats and small animals will be visited basically on the same schedule but not before 10AM or after 9 PM. The reason being is that they, more than likely, will have a litter box, cage, etc. to relieve themselves and dogs do not. Thank you for your understanding.

Pets That We Tend To

  • DOGS
  • CATS
  • BIRDS
  • HAMPSTERS
  • GUINEA PIGS
  • FERRETS
  • LIZARDS (smaller than me)
  • SOME SNAKES
  • TROPICAL FISH

Some Of Our Furry Friends

Our Rates

SERVING VERNON, SECTIONS OF HAMBURG, NJ. AND SECTIONS OF WARWICK, NY

There MUST be an initial meet and greet before any services are booked, as I will need to obtain important information about your pet and to make sure that YOU are comfortable with me looking after your pet.  Your pet must also feel comfortable with me and if there are any anxiety issues, they will be addressed at this time.  There is no charge for this meeting.

The following is a list of Pet Sitting and Dog Walking rates for 2019.   

  • Standard 20-30 Minute Pet Visit (Dog/Cat) - Starting at $17 (local to Highland Lakes and Barry Lakes only). $20 per visit all other areas
  • Each Additional Dog - $5.00
  • Each Additional Cat - $2.00
  • Small Pet Visit - Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Ferret, Bird, Fish - $18.00
  • Holiday Surcharge - See Below

Standard visits include walking/exercising your dog, feeding, lots of TLC, fresh water, snacks, checking for mail, water plants, and rotating lights and shades/blinds to make your house look lived in if you are away.

HOLIDAY SURCHARGE – Billed at the standard rate plus a fee of $10.00 PER visit.  The following list is considered our holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Easter
  • Mother's Day
  • Father's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • 4th of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day (*see note below)

*Tails ‘R Us Pet Care is closed on Christmas Day for family time. Please accept my apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.  If you schedule consecutive days away that includes any holiday, your pets will be cared for but timing of visits may vary.  Holiday fee will be added.  

Tails 'R Us Pet Care Policies

Payment Policy:

First time client must pay pet sitting fee in full prior to commencement of pet care.  After that, all fees for pet sitting are due and payable within 5 days of receipt of invoice.  Payment may be made by cash or local check or through an online service with Quickbooks with your checking or savings account (ETF/ACH payments).  I am unable to accept credit card payments at this time. There is a $25.00 fee charged for any check that is returned for non-payment.

 

Inclement Weather:

To ensure the safety of your dog, as well as myself, or my employees/independent contractors, regularly scheduled walks are cancelled when local governmental offices are closed due to inclement weather. If there are no closures, we will get to your home to care for your pet as soon as safety permits.

In the event of extreme weather conditions (such as thunderstorms, tropical storms or extreme heat), dogs will be taken out long enough to relieve themselves – the remainder of the visit will be spent indoors cuddling, playing and having fun.


Dog Walking Policy:

Any dog in my care is walked on a leash and is not allowed to run free unless in a fenced-in yard. I must be in control of your dog at all times. A leash and/or harness along with a collar with proper tags, must be provided for any dog that is walked off your property.  Thank you for your understanding.

If you do not need pet sitting services for a regularly scheduled visit, please TEXT me at 201-207-5925 with as much notice as possible. Please be kind and do not cancel at the last minute unless in case of an emergency or sudden onset of illness.

Our Happy Clients

We offer you COMPLETE PEACE of MIND knowing your pet is being cared for by an insured professional and someone who absolutely LOVES animals.