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 consultations). Please send us an email through the contact page to schedule a consultation.

Dog Hike Adventures

Looking for your dog to go on adventures to the nearest hiking trails while you are at work or busy during the week/end?

 

Dirty Paws Pet Sitting and Dog Walking is thrilled to announce a new service Dog Hike Adventures. We offer leashed hikes once or twice a week (possibly some Saturdays) we’ll pick up your dog in the morning take him/her along with a couple more friends on a 2-3 hour hike and return him/her back to you tired. We like to visit Castle Rock Park, Sanborn County Park, Sunol Wilderness Regional Park, Almaden Quicksilver County Park, and others. Hours are flexible between 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. 

**We hike 1-2 times per week. During the holiday season hikes will be postponed.

Rates: 

  • Single Hike $ 65.00 

  • Bundle 3 or more $ 60.00 (each hike)

Solo Adventures: Fully customizable options for pups who don’t do well in the company of other dogs

or for dogs who have a slower pace senior dogs, or small dogs. We can customize an adventure

for those needs. Email us to enquire.

Requirement:

  • Dogs must be spayed/neutered

  • Proof of vaccination

  • Must be on flea and tick medicine

Contact us for an interview with you and your dog for an assessment. 

* Pick up fee might be added depending on your location.

New!

Dog Walking

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

  • Starts at $30 per walk (up to 2 small dogs) 

  • Starts at $30 per walk (1 big dog)

  • $5 per additional dog

* All rates subject to change depending on your location.

* Longer walks available, please inquire.

We service the following 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 $29.00 per visit (up to 2 cats)

  • $3 per additional cat

 

Dogs

  • Start at $30 per visit (up to 2 small dogs) 

  • Start at $30 per visit (1 big dog)

  • $5 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 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    

Booked for the holidays

In the comfort and security of your own home your pooch will relax and maintain their daily routine while you are away. We arrive in the afternoon in time for dinner and a walk and depart in the morning after breakfast and a walk, a 12-14 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 by email, text, and/or phone calls.

  • $95 (1 dog)

  • $10 per additional pet .                                         

* Based on availability

* All rates subject to change depending on your location.

We service the following 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.

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

Visiting pets will be charge a full rate, owner must be present at the time of consultation and will require a separate agreement. 

 

No extra charge for last minute booking!

Early hours visit (6-7:30 AM)

After hours visit (8:00PM and after)

  • $15 additional

 

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

  • Checks payable to Dirty Paws Pet Sitting

  • Venmo: 408.807.2220 or @DirtyPawsPetSitting-DogWalking

  • Apple Pay: 408.807.2220 

  **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 full payment at the time of booking to guarantee service.  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!