Cat Purrfessor In Pasadena Ca
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Rates start at: $35.10
Repeat clients: 30
Response time: 9 min
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I'm Laurel

A cat sitter in Pasadena, CA

5.00/5.00
Exceptional
87 REVIEWS

You aren't charged until Laurel confirms your request. Cancel anytime up to 48 hours before the reservation begins for a 100% refund.

Over 50,000 happy kitties serviced on Meowtel

I'm Laurel | Cat Sitting in Pasadena, CA

“The smallest feline is a masterpiece.” Leonardo da Vinci's observation could not have been more accurate. I love all animals, but I especially have enjoyed living with and caring for cats all my life. I appreciate every cat for his or her own unique purrsonality and like to get acquainted with them on their terms. Everything I do as a cat sitter is rooted in building mutual trust through love, compassion, respect, honesty, and lots of patience. I have been cat-sitting regularly since 2019. While I frequently get repeat customers, I welcome new kitty clients too! I have enjoyed establishing strong, positive relationships with the kitties I care for so that they feel comfortable and secure with me when their families are away. I obtained my Ph.D. in Psychology (Animal Behavior, Conditioning, and Learning) and often apply training techniques when I work with kitties to make brushing and other treatments as stress-free and enjoyable as possible. I love playing with cats during my visits to give them exercise and prevent boredom. I will do my best to provide your kitty with the same kindness and quality care that I would want my own cat to receive. I can never replace your presence, but I will try to replicate your daily routine as clo...

Laurel's Reviews

Attention to Detail
5.0
Communication
5.0
Tidiness
5.0
Janice

How great is it to have someone come in to take care of your kitties who is an amazing caretaker, not just of the cats but also their humans???? Meowtel in general, and Laurel in particular, have made a huge difference in our lives. Never ever worry for a moment about taking a trip.

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May 16, 2024
Christopher

We have been been booking with Laurel for over a year now and just went on a 2 week international trip. This was the longest we were away and Laruel was amazing with our two kitties! She always sends such amazing updates and playes well with them (even got our shy older one to play a bit which is a huge thing for us). Laurel is an outstanding sitter and we love having her watch our fur babies!

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April 13, 2024
Elena

Laurel is a fantastic sitter! She is extremely detailed in her first meeting visit, and checked for updates before starting the first visit. thank goodness! one of my cats needed a diet change and medication. Laurel handled both flawlessly, provided great, detailed updates with lots of photos and videos. she even went out of her way to get extra things for the kitties so they could be their happiest, healthiest selves. there is no one better than Laurel!

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Response from Laurel on Mar 5, 2024 "Thank you, Elena! I love it when clients tell me their cats were relaxed upon their return. Barnabas, Naomi, and I became fine feline friends. You have clearly done an awesome job of raising trusting and affectionate kitties."
March 5, 2024
Anastasia

Laurel is an incredible cat caretaker! I’ve been fortunate to have many great cat caretakers through Meowtel, and she is perhaps the best thus far. I was impressed from the initial free “meet and greet” visit where Laurel brought her own detailed checklist she created and took notes of everything I said about the cats, where their food and litter is, their preferences, etc. She asked great questions and the cats liked her right away. She is super responsive, very professional, and friendly/great to interact with. She even went above and beyond with bringing extra supplies the cats needed that we didn’t have at home while we were out of town. All around had a fantastic experience and plan to hire Laurel for every trip away, going forward!

Meowtel-verified reservation
Response from Laurel on Mar 5, 2024 "Thank you, Anastasia! It was a pleasure looking after your kitties for you. We all had a great time together, and I look forward to the next time!"
March 5, 2024
Betty

our kitties love Laurel, she is the best! very communicative and responsive.

Meowtel-verified reservation
Response from Laurel on Mar 4, 2024 "Thank you so much for your feedback, Betty. I had a great time with Didion and Hodge once again."
March 2, 2024
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Laurel's Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications

  • Animal CPR Trained

Transportation

  • Car

Medication Experience

  • Topical Ointments
  • Eye/Ear Drops
  • Oral Medication / Pills
  • Subcutaneous Fluids

Each Visit Includes

  • Litter box cleaning
  • Feeding
  • Water refresh
  • A text update with at least 1 photo
  • Playtime and belly rubs

Cancellation Policy

Customers may cancel within 24 hours of making their reservation and receive a 100% refund and the sitter will not receive any earnings. After the first 24 hours, the following cancellation rules apply:

Customers will receive a 100% refund to their Account Balance if they cancel anytime up to 48 hours before the start date of the reservation and the sitter will not receive any earnings.

Customers will receive a 50% refund and the sitter will earn 50% of their planned earnings if the customer cancels between 24-48 hours of the start of the reservation.

No refund will be issued within 24 hours of the reservation and the sitter will keep 100% of their planned earnings.

The Meowtel Promise & Satisfaction Guarantee

We are proud to provide each of our independently-contracted Meowtel cat sitters with the full benefits of our Meowtel Promise on eligible reservations. For reservations where each visit is at or above $20 and paid for through Meowtel, your cat(s) will automatically be covered under our insurance policy in the event that things don't go as planned.

If you are not fully satisfied with your sitter after the Meet & Greet or during the reservation, please call 1-844-636-9835 so we can help you re-book with a new sitter to ensure we can deliver on our purrfect hospitality promise.

Memorial Day is coming up soon (May 27th). Meowtel cat sitters are usually pretty busy, don't forget to book your sitter!

Frequently Asked Questions

will vary based on the pet sitter's experience and expertise, but the average price for a cat sitter is $39.00. Prices will also depend on how long your cat needs company for, whether that be a drop-in visit or overnight stay in your home. Meowtel sitters offer 20, 45, and 60-minute drop-in visits that allow for fully tailored care for your kitties. Your caregiver may also need to charge a little more if they have to travel far, so we'll match you with the best options which are close by.

Every Meowtel cat sitter has been thoroughly vetted, background-checked, and is insured through Meowtel on eligible reservations via our Meowtel Promise. To ensure total peace of mind while you're away, every Meowtel reservation comes with a free Meet & Greet so you (and your kitties!) can have full confidence in your sitter before you leave.

Cats are territorial animals and don't do well in new environments. The presence of other cats, dogs, and even birds in kennels or animal hotels cause an immense amount of stress for your kitties. This is why Meowtel was created, so tailored in-home care is brought to you.

We recommend that you book daily visits with your sitter to keep your cats in their routine and to help minimize feline anxiety while you're away.

Each Meowtel cat sitting visit will include the whole 9 yards: feeding, refreshing the water bowls, litter box scooping, tidying up, medications, updates with photos, lots of playtime, as well as any special requests you may have. We know every kitty is different and that's why we offer tailored, in-home services since cats don't do well outside their own homes. Plus, every reservation comes with a free Meet & Greet so you can meet your sitter before you leave to ensure it will be a purrfect fit.

Cat Purrfessor In Pasadena Ca
5.00 • 87 reviewsFrom $35.10