Rates and Policies

Rates

Remember, heavy socialisation is the single, smartest investment you can make in a dog!

Please note we may not accept male dogs over 9 months who have not been de-sexed. Puppies welcome with age appropriate vaccinations :)

Bookings or Enquiries

Please contact Antonia for bookings or enquiries.

Weekly Reoccurring Day Care

Monday to Friday, 7am to 5:30pm.

Dogs attending reoccurring day care receive a discount on overnight rates and priority on all bookings.

1 day:

  • $60 for small dogs under 8kg

  • $70 for small/medium dogs between 8-15kg

2 to 3 days:

  • $55 for small dogs under 8kg

  • $65 for small/medium dogs between 8-15kg

4 to 5 days:

  • $50 for small dogs under 8kg

  • $60 for small/medium dogs 8-15kg

Ad Hoc Day Care

  • Small dogs under 8kg: $65 off-peak, $80 peak

  • Small/medium dogs between 8-15kg: $75 off-peak, $90 peak

Bookings

Please contact Antonia for bookings or enquiries.

Overnight Boarding

Overnight bookings exceeding 24 hours will be charged at $25 per hour capped at $75 off-peak, $90 peak.

Off-Peak Overnight Boarding

  • small to medium dogs up to 15kg: $90 off-peak

Peak Overnight Boarding

  • small to medium dogs up to 15kg: $100 peak

High Peak - 24th December 2022 to 15 January 2023

A min. 7 night stay & a 50% non-refundable deposit is required to secure dates.

  • small to medium dogs up to 15kg: $120 high peak

  • a late booking fee of $35 per night will apply to all new bookings in addition to the high peak rate above.

Bookings

Please contact Antonia for bookings or enquiries.

Home Visit

  • 30 min. visit without a walk: $45 off-peak Mon-Fri, $55 weekends, $70 peak.

  • 55 min. visit including a 25 minute walk: $70 off-peak Mon-Fri, $80 weekends & $95 peak.

  • Add $20 to rates for two or more dogs

Grooming

Rates for wash, brush & blow dry without a cut. The rates vary with size of dog and length of hair:

  • tiny dogs between 1-5kg - $35

  • small dogs between 6-10kg - $45

  • small/medium dogs between 11-15kg - $55

  • Price will increase for dogs with long hair.


Dog Walk

Rates: $30 for 30 minutes. For a longer walk add $15 for every 15 minutes. Additional dog rate is 50% of the above (i.e. $15 for 30 minutes).

Food for the Day

If the owner does not provide pet food we will feed your pet its daily food requirements of dry kibble with our choice of topper. Rates as follows:

  • $6 for dogs up to 5kg

  • $8 for dogs 5-10kg

  • $10 for dogs 10-20kg


Optional extras may be requested by the Owner:

  • Raw Chicken Necks $4.50 per 250g

  • Fresh Beef Mince $3 per 100g

  • Fresh Bones from the butcher $10 per 500g

Treats

  • Large pigs ears $4 each

  • Halved pig trotters $4 each

Other Rates

Drug Administration: $5 fee applies each time medication is given at a specified time each day. Rectal Medication fee is $50 each time administered.

Errands: Errands on behalf of the client will be charged at $25 for every twenty minutes.

Emergency Vet Visit: In the event that your pet gets sick, we will take them to the local vet. Veterinary fees will be charged to the pet owner. A $100 fee will apply for our extra care, communication, time and travel. If our time exceeds 90 minutes, client will be charged $60 per hour between 8am and 8pm.

Evening/Overnight Care: If your pet needs to be monitored throughout the night or evening for medical reasons, a maximum fee of $500 will apply, or the client will be charged $120 per hour between 8pm and 8am.

Rates are subject to change without notice.

Please Note

  1. Peak period includes school and public holidays, long weekends, and from 4 January to 31 January 2023.

  2. High peak includes 24 December 2022 to 15 January 2023.

  3. Early drop-off before 7am may incur a surcharge.

  4. Late night pick-up may incur a surcharge.

  5. Casual day care is not accomodated during peak periods. Peak casual day care rates are only indicated for overnight bookings that end in an extra day of care.

  6. Inside dogs that are not house trained & urinate or defecate inside the house will incur a surcharge.

  7. Dogs requiring extra supervision or with extra needs will incur a surcharge.

  8. Bitches in Season are not accepted. If your bitch comes into season while staying with us, or is dropped off in season, a surcharge of $50 per calendar day will be charged.

Policies

Invoices are valid for 120 days from date of issue as rates are subject to change. 50% deposit is necessary to confirm and secure dates on all bookings.

Payment is due 7 days in advance for off-peak and 31 days in advance for peak & high peak periods.

There are no refunds for early pickups as we have allocated a place for your pet to the exclusion of others.

We have a flat rate cancellation fee of 20% for any cancelled bookings, unless in the following circumstances:

All Periods:

  • If less than 24 hrs’ notice is given for a cancellation, or 'no show' during any period, the Client will be charged 100% of the fee.

Off-peak Periods

  • If more than 7 days notice is given for a cancellation during off-peak period, the Client will receive a full refund.

  • If less than 48 hrs’ notice is given for a cancellation during off-peak period, the Client may be charged 50% of the fee.

Peak periods

  • If more than 31 days notice is given for a cancellation during peak period, the Client will receive a full refund.

  • If less than 21 days notice is given for a cancellation during peak period, the Client may be charged 50% of the fee for the cancelled period.

  • If less than 14 days notice is given for a cancellation during peak period, the Client may be charged 100% of the fee for the cancelled period.

High-peak Period

  • A 50% non refundable deposit is required to secure dates across the high-peak Period.

  • If less than 31 days notice is given for a cancellation during high peak period, the Client may be charged 100% of the fee for the cancelled period.

Sydney Pet Sitting Doggy Daycare - Agreement Disclaimer Waiver Editable.pdf

Agreement, Disclaimer, & Waiver

Please print and return our Agreement, Disclaimer & Waiver before commencing our services.

You may return via email to antonia@sydneypetsitting.com.au

Thank you.