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I'm Antonie

A cat sitter in Catonsville, MD

5.00/5.00
Exceptional
98 REVIEWS

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

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I'm Antonie | Cat Sitting in Catonsville, MD

I wanted to share this early on in case a repeat customer really wanted to book me. I will be on vacation May 1st -May 11th 2025. I know it's far ahead but I know people plan ahead, this way you are informed I will post this on the pawfect trip facebook page as well. I am currently an online streamer with a passion for animals, especially cats. I have grown up with animals all my life, but knew cats were my passion when I met my now wife’s cat 17 years ago. We have since gotten married and have had an average of 4 cats living with us at any one time. Our current cats are all seniors, ages 10-16; two of them we’ve had since they were about 8 weeks old. I started volunteering at BARCS in June of 2021 socializing cats. I quickly made my way up to a level 3 behavior cat socializer and was their trainer for all new cat socializers. I also foster behavioral/under-socialized kittens from time-to-time when needed. I volunteered a...

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What is your experience with cat sitting, and how long have you been doing it?

I've been a cat sitter since July 2022, since then I have done over 100 sits with several repeat clients. My experience with cats is about 16 years with the cats that came with my marriage, my wife had 2 cats. My main cat experience is from working at the shelters where I have been volunteering since June 2021 and worked with every type of cat from the friendly ones to the ones I'm more attracted to the shy, fearful and not so friendly cats. At the moment I'm in the process of becoming a certified cat trainer and eventually want to become a certified cat behaviorist.

What do you enjoy most about cat sitting?

THE CATS, getting to know them and getting to know their quirks what do they love, how can I make their time without their family a good time.

Do you have kitties yourself? What are their names?

I have 5 cats. Lovey, 17 yr old diluted tortie, F. She's a rescue from BARCS where I adopted her in August of 2021. Smokey and Bandit, 13 year Olds, brother and sister. Smokey is a grey tuxedo and bandit is a brown tabby. Got them as kittensnfrom a house where bandit almost got flushed down the toilet. Garfield, around 11yrs old. Came to us January 18th after being a stray outside our house for almost a year. It was cold and he needed to come in he's opening more and more each day. Floki, our little 1,5 year old mischievous tabby. A bundle of energy we adopted in Dec 2022 after foster fail

Antonie's Reviews

Attention to Detail
5.0
Communication
5.0
Tidiness
5.0
Debbie

Antoine provides us with wonderful photos, updates and takes good care of our cats. We can be away and actually relax knowing our cats are in excellent care

Meowtel-verified reservation
April 30, 2024
Bianca

Antonie is an exceptional cat sitter! He is very passionate about cats and this shows in all the things he does for us. He is reassuring, attentive, follows directions well and takes such good care of our boys! He even looked after our leopard gecko while we were away. We highly recommend Antonie! We have worked with him before and we will continue to hire him for future needs! He communicates well, takes the best photos/videos and helps us feel comfortable while we are away. We trust him and so do our pets. He administered medications to one of our cats again without issues as well. We are forever grateful to have found an awesome and reliable cat sitter!

Meowtel-verified reservation
Response from Antonie on Apr 28, 2024 "you guys and the kitties make it easy. first time I was so nervous about the needs of Carl and after the meet and greet I was feeling pretty confident. couldn't have done that without your help"
April 28, 2024
Debbie

Excellent! we were able to relax knowing the attentive care the kitties received with Antoine .

Meowtel-verified reservation
April 8, 2024
Debbie

Antoine was highly recommended to us. We are grateful to have an excellent CatSitter and trustworthy person to be in our home caring for our kitties.

Meowtel-verified reservation
April 7, 2024
Sylvio

I can't say enough good things! Antonie was our saving grace for a last minute trip and he made it the most relaxed trip we've ever taken. He was amazing with our boys, an excellent communicator, and made us feel very secure knowing our boys were loved and safe while we were away. We are so thankful for him and would love to have him back the next time we travel.

Meowtel-verified reservation
March 17, 2024
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Antonie's Qualifications & Experience

Qualifications

  • Foster Parent
  • T-N-R
  • Shelter Volunteer

Transportation

  • Car

Medication Experience

  • Topical Ointments

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 $27.00. 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.

The Pawfect Trip
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