Services & Rates

Dirty Paws Pet Sitting & Dog Walking services most of San Jose and surrounding areas. An initial consultation in your home is complimentary so we may meet you and your pet(s) before services begin to discuss their needs. ($25 for second consultation). Please send us an email through the contact page to schedule a consultation.

Dog Walking

While you're at work or out enjoying the day, we can take your dog for fresh air and exercise in your neighborhood for 30 minutes. Private walks.

  • Starts at $30 per walk for 1 dog

  • $5-10 per additional dog

* All rates subject to change depending on your location.

* Longer walks available, please inquire.

We service the following San Jose neighborhoods: 

Part of North San Jose, part of Berryessa, part of Santa Clara.

We fully service the following  areas Japantown, Downtown, Rose Garden, Willow Glenn, Sunol-Mid Town, Naglee Park.

Daily Visits

Traveling out of town for vacation or business? We can visit your pet during that time.

Each 30 minute visit includes clean dish, replenish water and food, potty break or walk in your neighborhood, collection of mail, light plant watering.

 

Cats

  • Start at $30.00 per visit (up to 2 cats)

  • $3 per additional cat

 

Dogs

  • Start at $30 per visit for 1 dog

  • $5-10 per additional dog

* All rates subject to change depending on your location.

* Medication administration (additional fee)

* Dog household with a cat sibling, additional $5 

We service the following San Jose neighborhoods: 

Part of North San Jose, part of Berryessa, part of Santa Clara.

We fully service the following areas Japantown, Downtown, Rose Garden, Willow Glenn, Sunol-Mid Town, Naglee Park.

Overnight House Sitting    

In the comfort and security of your own home your pooch will relax and maintain their daily routine while you are away. We arrive at 7pm, we'll feed dinner and we'll take your dog(s) on a walk. The next morning we leave after your dog has had their breakfast and a walk (between 7-8am) 12 hour stay.

 

Other services include: waste pick-up, bringing in the mail/newspaper upon request, alternating lights, curtains and blinds, set out your garbage on pick-up day and of course play time and lots of belly rubs.

We will keep up-to-date via the Time To Pet app.

  • $125.00 (1 dog)

  • $10 per additional pet                                          

* Based on availability

* All rates subject to change depending on your location.

We service the following San Jose neighborhoods: 

Part of North San Jose, part of Berryessa, part of Santa Clara.

We fully service the following areas Japantown, Downtown, Rose Garden, Willow Glenn, Sunol-Mid Town, Naglee Park.

Boarding 

Home-Style Boarding. Your pups will enjoy a big yard and green grass, lots of squirrels and birds to chase. Check out our IG account to see the latest videos of our guests having fun.

  • Small dogs only 

  • Limited availability, send us an email to inquire

Pet Shuttle

We can pretty much take them anywhere. Please inquire.

 

Other Pets 

We are happy to take care of rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, etc. Please inquire.

Additional Fees

These fees will be added to the invoice on top of the base fee.

Early hours visit (6-7:30 AM)  $15 

After hours visit (7:30PM and after) $15 

Same day request $ 8

Weekend single daily visit/walk $10

Week day single dinner daily visit/walk (after 5pm) $8

Pet sitting reservations received 3 days or less from departure $25

We can administer: $5-10 additional fee

  • Subcutaneous Fluid Drips

  • Insulin shots

  • Inhalers

  • Eye/ears meds

  • Pills/liquid meds

Key Fees

  • $15 (pick-up)

  • $15 (return)

  • Lock boxes are welcome

Payment Methods

  Payment is due on the first day service

  • Zelle: 408.807.2220

  • Venmo: 408.807.2220 or @DirtyPawsPetSitting-DogWalking

  • Apple Pay: 408.807.2220 

  • Checks payable to Dirty Paws Pet Sitting

  **A late fee will be applied to invoices that are not paid on the due date.

Cancellation Policy

Dirty Paws Pet Sitting and Dog Walking enforces a strict cancellation policy. 

 

  • More than two weeks = Full Refund

  • 7- 14 days notice = 75% Refund

  • 3 - 6 days notice = 50% Refund

  • Less than 3 days = No Refund

  • Overnights House Sitting: DPPS is limited on the amount of overnights that can be scheduled and when this service is booked, we will turn down other overnight requests. DPPS requires 50% payment at the time of booking to guarantee service (full payment during the holidays).  If service is cancelled one week prior to our scheduled arrival date, there is NO refund. Once service begins there are no refunds or credits for early returns.

  • Weekly Dog Walks: Cancelling 24 hours or on the same day will be charged full rate. Cancellations must be received 48 hours in advance to receive a credit.

Holiday Services

  • Clients will be asked to pay in full one week before service begins. Once service begins there are no refunds or credits for early returns.

      *Please note extended visits are not offered during the holidays!

  • Legal Holidays Considered: In addition to the regular service rate, a surcharge of $20/day holiday fee will apply.

    • Easter

    • Memorial Day

    • 4th of July

    • Labor Day

    • Thanksgiving Day

    • Day after Thanksgiving

    • Christmas Eve

    • Christmas Day

    • New Year’s Eve

    • New Year’s Day

We use 100% biodegradable….poopie bags!