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. ($25 for additional consultations) All pet sitting request must be submitted via email.

To view our Terms and Conditions of services, please download our service agreement: 

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. 

Rates: 

  • Single Hike $ 65.00 

  • Bundle 2 or more $ 55.00

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. 

* All rates subject to change 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. Monday through Friday

  • $28-30 per walk (up to 2 small dogs) 

  • $30+ per walk (1 big dog)

  • $5 per additional dog

 

Weekend Dog Walks 

  • $35 per walk (up tp 2 small dogs)

  • $35 per walk (1 big dog)

  • $5 per additional dog​

* All rates subject to change depending on your location.

* Longer walks available, please inquire.

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

  • $28 (up to 2 cats)

  • $3 per additional cat

 

Dogs

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

  • $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 for litter box clean up

Overnight 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 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.

Pet Shuttle

We can pretty much take them anywhere... just inquire.

 

Other Pets 

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. 

 

Early hours visit (6-7:30 AM)

After hours visit (8:00 PM and after)

  • $15 additional

 

Pet requiring medication (please inquire)

Key Fees

  • $15 (pick-up)

  • $15 (return)

  • Lock boxes are welcome (no charge)

Payment Methods

  • Payment is due on the first day of the pet sit service

  • Checks payable to Dirty Paws Pet Sitting

  • Venmo: 408.807.2220 or @DirtyPawsPetSitting-DogWalking

  • Apple Pay: 408.807.2220 

  • Cash App: 408.807.2220

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

Cancellation Policies

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

Non-Holiday Services

  • Pet Sitting: We require a 48-hour cancellation email notice prior to our scheduled arrival date. Otherwise the first scheduled day of service is charged/billed at full rate. Once service begins there are no refunds or credits for early returns.

  • Overnights: DPPS is limited on the amount of overnights that can be scheduled and when this service is booked, DPPS may turn down other overnight requests. DPPS requires a 50% deposit of total amount due within a 3-day grace period of signed agreement after consultation to guarantee service. DPPS will require a 2-week cancellation notice prior to our scheduled arrival date, otherwise the 50% deposit will be forfeited. Once service begins there are no refunds or credits for early returns.

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

Holiday Services

  • Pet Sitting: Clients will be asked to pay a 50% deposit 2 weeks before the service begins, the remainder will be due on the first day of service. We require 5 day cancelation email notice prior to our scheduled arrival date. DPPS is limited on the amount of pet visits we can schedule on a daily basis. Once service begins there are no refunds or credits for early returns.

  • Holiday Overnights: DPPS is limited on the amount of overnights that can be schedule and when this service is booked, DPPS may turn down other overnight requests. DPPS requires a 50% deposit when booking to guarantee service, for cancellations 2-weeks before our schedule arrival date you will be charged the full amount. 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 will apply for pet sitting and $25/day for overnights on the following holidays:

    • 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!