Q. I have a cat, two guinea pigs and some fish. Will I be charged for each one
A. Probably not. We will discuss your requirements with you and sort out a fair
price for the service you require.
Q. What happens if my holiday flight is delayed and I can’t get back?
A. I certainly wouldn’t leave your pet without food or water; as long as you can
get a message to me I would carry on with the holiday routine.
Q. What happens if my pet is unwell while I am away?
A. Before you leave I will ask you for your emergency contact numbers and the name
and address of your vet. If your pet was unwell I would contact you immediately or
your emergency contact to let you know what was happening then I would arrange to
take your pet to your vet. Any costs incurred would be payable on your return.
Q. Will my dog get a walk if it’s raining?
A. Yes, it maybe 10 minutes shorter to give me time to dry your dog before I leave
Q. My cat is an indoor cat; can you guarantee he will not be let out?
A. Yes we follow your instructions completely, before you leave for your holiday
we have an instruction form which needs to be completed and signed by yourself and
Q. I have a burglar alarm will you set it for me?
A. Yes I have an alarm at my home and are quite used to setting it, but I will need
Q. Do you clean up dog mess on your walk?
A. Yes I have a pocket full of bags at all times.
Q. How often will you clean my bunnies’ cage?
A. Depending on your instructions or every three days.
Q. You have a cat will my Budgie be safe at your House?
A. Yes I have a secure room, which is Humphrey proof, we have successfully budgie
sat recently with no problems. We have had hamsters in the house for five years and
managed to keep cat and hamsters apart.
Q. What happens if my cat brings in a bird while I am away?
A. I will clean up any mess or if the bird is still alive catch it and deal with
Q. My daughter is collecting me for my holiday as I don’t drive, we won’t have time
to get the budgie to you can you help?
A. Yes I can collect pets from their home and return them.
Q. What if my cat is not at home when you call?
A. I will make sure the cat food is being eaten, clean the bowl and put new food
down. I will call the cat for the ½hour I am visiting. I will call at a different
time on the next visit, if there is no sign of the cat and the food is not eaten,
I will contact you.
Q. Will you handle my hamster?
A. Yes if you would like me to, if you request that I don’t I won’t.
Q. My cat has to take medication at set times, can you still look after him?
A. Yes as long as you leave me all the instructions, medication and times.
Q. I have a fish tank and I usually use a holiday block feeder. Why should I use
A. Because I can make sure that all is well in the tank, if any fish die I can remove
them. You can be sure they are being fed to your specifications and from experience
the water stays cleaner. Also I can check the security of your home.
Q. Will you let my dog off his lead on his walk?
A. Only if I have your permission, he is used to me and responds to me.
Q. My budgie loves company; will he get it at your house?
A. Yes we all love budgies and love talking to them. I’m sure he will be fed up with
us and want some peace and quite by the end of his holiday!