If you need all the best dog sitters in New Orleans in one place, we’re here to help. In this post, we’ve featured 10 of the city’s top dog sitters.
1. New Orleans Pet Care
New Orleans Pet Care was opened in 2003 and is owned and operated by Nicole, a member of the National Association of Pet Sitters and Pet Sitters International. Nicole has been passionate about caring for dogs her whole life and is bonded and insured.
Services at New Orleans Pet Care start with a meet and greet to get to know your pup and your home. Pet sitting visits start at $25 for 1-3 pets for 25 minutes. A visit includes walks and exercise, food and water, lots of love, and whatever else your pup needs. Overnight stays are also offered – contact New Orleans Pet Care for details regarding pricing.
2. Christopher Walkin’
Christopher Walkin’ is actually run by someone called Chris! He is a professional pet sitter and dog walker who has previous experience as a veterinary technician. Christopher Walkin’ is pet first aid and CPR certified, fully insured, and available to look after your dog whenever you need it.
Christopher Walkin’ offers walks and drop-in visits to check on your pup. A 60-minute appointment is $40, a 45-minute visit is $33, and a 30-minute visit is $25. Additional fees apply for weekend or holiday bookings, as well as last-minute reservations. Contact Christopher Walkin’ to get started.
3. NOLA Critter Sitters
NOLA Critter Sitters is a professional pet sitting service based in New Orleans. Their team of dog-loving individuals not only provides walks and care for your pup while you’re out of town, they are also artistic and creative folk who offer everything from baked goods to unique New Orleans art pieces, inspired by pets.
NOLA Critter Sitters strives to maintain your dog’s daily routine while you’re away. Not only do their visits include walks, exercise, food, medication administration, and lots of love for your pup, they can also take care of your plants, bring your mail in, and take care of anything else you need. Contact NOLA Critter Sitters to schedule a “get to know you” visit.
4. Courtney’s Pet Care Professionals
Courtney’s Pet Care Professionals is run by a team of passionate animal lovers, led by Courtney herself. Courtney has been operating as a pet care professional since 2014 and is fully insured, bonded, and licensed.
Pet sitting services are available as single visits for $29, two appointments per day for $52, or three visits per day for $63. Visits can be 20-60 minutes in length and include a walk/exercise, treats, attention, medication administration, fresh water, and more. The team can also perform household chores or make your home appear “lived in” if you are gone for an extended time.
5. NOLA’s Finest Pet Care
NOLA’s Finest Pet Care is the dog sitting service you’ve been looking for. They offer services to those in the Bella Ridge South region and will give your pup nothing but the best care. Owners Twila and Chris take their roles as carers seriously and will never leave your dog in the hands of a stranger.
Dog sitting visits include private walks and exercise, waste removal, meals/treats, playtime, cuddles, and text updates so you don’t miss out on any of the fun. They can also ensure your home is secure, bring mail/packages inside, and do whatever else you require. A range of other services is also offered – contact NOLA’s Finest Pet Care to find out more.
6. Petit Pet Care
Petit Pet Care is a pet sitting company that specializes in the care of small animals. They offer pet sitting for dogs under 40lbs, as well as cats, rabbits, mice, guinea pigs, and any other small animals in your home! Their carers are pet first aid and CPR certified through the American Red Cross and insured through Pet Sitters Associates.
Pet sitting visits include exercise, food, fresh water, waste removal, brushing/petting, and lots of love. You will receive email or text updates with photos from each visit, and the team can also bring in your mail, take out your trash, and take care of whatever else you need. Visits start at $22 for 20 minutes, $27 for 30 minutes, $32 for 40 minutes, $37 for 50 minutes, or $42 for one hour.
7. Leash Dog Walking and Pet Sitting Services
Leash Dog Walking and Pet Sitting Services offer professional pet care across New Orleans. Manager Tracye has many years of dog sitting experience and always delivers top-quality care to your pup while you’re away.
Dog sitting starts at $60 and includes three visits per day, morning and evening walks, as well as all of your dog’s meals. If you have more than one pet, an additional $2 fee is required, with extra charges also applied to weekend and holiday care. Contact Leash Dog Walking and Pet Sitting Services for more details.
8. BRU BRU Pet and House Sitting
BRU BRU Pet and House Sitting offers quality pet care for dogs and their owners across New Orleans. Their team is first aid certified for cats and dogs through the Red Cross and primarily operates through Eastbank and some surrounding neighborhoods.
BRU BRU offers a free initial consultation to meet your dog and discuss any necessary care details. Pet sitting starts at $22 for a 40-minute visit. Visits include walks, potty breaks, cleanups, fresh food/water, medication administration, and lots of cuddles. You will also receive pictures of the appointment for added peace of mind. Contact BRU BRU Pet and House Sitting to get started.
9. PoodleRoo Pet Sitting & Dog Walking
PoodleRoo Pet Sitting & Dog Walking offers quality care for dogs all over New Orleans. Owner Nicole loves dogs and provides personalized attention to each pup she meets and looks after. She provides in-home dog sitting and daytime walks to keep your pooch happy and healthy while you are away.
Dog sitting starts at $23 for a 30-minute visit. You can schedule up to four appointments per day, depending on your needs, with each visit including fresh food and water, bathroom breaks, lots of attention, and anything else your pup needs. Contact PoodleRoo Pet Sitting & Dog Walking for more details.
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