Tamara's Citykitty Care
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I'm Tamara

A cat sitter in Washington, DC


You aren't charged until Tamara 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 Tamara | Cat Sitting in Washington, DC

I am a lifelong animal lover and a fur baby parent to 2 lovely kitties. They bring me much love and joy so in return I ensure they lead healthy, happy and enriched lives! I live in DC and my primary occupation is investment banking. I can visit your pet after work Monday thru Friday and anytime on the weekend. My biggest concern when I am away from home i...

Tamara's Reviews

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Tamara is an amazing cat sitter. This is our second time working with her and she has continued to exceed all of our expectations. Before her we always worried about our precious cats while we were away, but no more. The peace of mind she provides us with is incredible, and perhaps most importantly, our kitties love her!

Meowtel-verified reservation
February 28, 2024

Everything was great! I loved Tamara’s quick response, my trip got extended by a couple days and we were really stressing out about our Boiis - Tamara was kind and was great comunicating and made everything so easy for us and our Boiis.. I highly recommend her! I’m a future customer for sure. thank you so much, truly 🙏🏽

Meowtel-verified reservation
September 19, 2023

Tamara was fantastic and shared plenty of photos and videos daily. She provided lots of details on how the cats were doing and if she noticed anything out of the ordinary. She sent messages when she arrived and left. I felt very comfortable with my kitties in her care.

Meowtel-verified reservation
June 15, 2023

Tamara is an excellent sitter! Great communicator, handled my senior kitties’ medications with ease and sent lots of great photos and videos.

Meowtel-verified reservation
May 23, 2023

Tamara is the absolute best - I am a repeat customer and can’t recommend her enough. She is reliable, thoughtful, thorough and a great communicator. If we have to be away, having her with our kitties is huge peace of mind.

Meowtel-verified reservation
September 17, 2022
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Tamara's Qualifications & Experience


  • Ground

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

will vary based on the pet sitter's experience and expertise, but the average price for a cat sitter is $31.00. 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.

Tamara's Citykitty Care
5.00 • 40 reviewsFrom $30.50