Frequently Asked Questions

  • When you hire a Pet Nanny Services professional pet sitter, you can rest assured that your pet is in the caring hands of a responsible, experienced and accountable caregiver that will treat your pet with love and personal attention.

    Your pet will be able to maintain their regular exercise routine and medication regiments in the comfort of their regular environment. Pet Nanny Services offers many types of in-home care and is also licensed and bonded. You no longer need to impose on your family, friends or neighbors to watch your pets, and you don’t have to wait until the day after you get home to be able to pick up your pet at the kennel.

    We at Pet Nanny Services belong to the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS), an organization of professional pet sitters; to learn more, visit

  • Your Pet Nanny Services pet sitter will come to you for a Meet and Greet with your pet! This is a time designed for you to get to know your sitter and your sitter to get to know you and your pet. This is a time to let us know about any special requests and express any concerns or questions to ensure the safest possible environment for both the pet and sitter.

    The sitter will bring agreement forms with them that will cover questions regarding your pet and home for you to sign. You will need to provide the sitter with a house key and access at the time of the Meet and Greet.

  • The most common packages we provide are one visit per day for a cat and three visits per day for a dog. During the Meet and Greet, your Pet Nanny Services pet sitter can provide suggestions depending on your pets’ particular needs.

  • The Meet and Greet is free. To schedule a Meet and Greet with one of our sitters, simply call us at 434-760-2795 or fill out our contact form on the right. We will respond to your form within 24 hours

  • The costs will range depending on the service package you choose. Typically a 30 minute visit for 1 or 2 pets is $20.

  • Payment is requested in full at the beginning of service for vacation visits. Daily walking is billed on a monthly basis.

  • We accept cash or checks at this time.

  • Get in touch with us as soon as you know you will be needing services. We prefer to have two weeks in advance. We will always try to accommodate last minute requests but cannot promise service.

  • When you return home you will find that your Pet Nanny Services sitter has left you a daily log of your pets visits and a brief note. On the note you will see a reminder asking for you to let us know that you have returned home. We will continue service until we hear from you. This policy is to protect the pet should any emergency come up that will delay your return.