M's Handy Cat Sitting In Highland Park
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Rates start at: $28.00
Repeat clients: 24
Response time: 12 min

I'm Meredith

A cat sitter in Highland Park, NJ


You aren't charged until Meredith 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 Meredith | Cat Sitting in Highland Park, NJ

I grew up with two cats and now have a lovable orange and white furball of my own. I have had her for 4 years and adopted her from an animal shelter I where I volunteered. She chose me that day when she stuck her paw out of her cage when I passed. I have a 9-5 job as a leasing assistant and can schedule a visit with your adorable cat before and after work during the week. I have greater availability and flexibility on the weekends. I am comfortable providing oral medications (pills) and insulin/medicinal injections. I have had Four Moderna/Pfizer vaccine shots. I have ...

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What do you enjoy most about cat sitting?

I enjoy getting to know the individual cats. I feel a lot of joy when a shy cat decides to come out and trust me.

Do you have kitties yourself? What are their names?

I have one cat named Gemma. When looking for a cat to adopt, she ended up choosing me as I passed her cage.

How do you handle cats that are particularly timid or anxious?

For cats who are timid or anxious, I give them as much space as they want. I will try to sit in the same room as the cat and allow them to warm up to me in their own time. Some cats warm up very quickly and other cats take time but I have found my method has been successful overall.

Meredith's Reviews

Attention to Detail

another great weekend of care by Meredith! even our shyest little girl loves her.

Meowtel-verified reservation
February 27, 2024

Meredith was great as always. consistently reliable and patient and caring!

Meowtel-verified reservation
February 9, 2024

As always, Meredith’s meticulous cat care and prompt, regular updates allowed me to leave town for business. she is amazing!

Meowtel-verified reservation
January 29, 2024

Meredith was so great with our two kitties! They both have very different personalities but from her updates it looked like she didn’t have any issues. Her updates were detailed and loved all the pictures she sent. I will absolutely hire her again!

Meowtel-verified reservation
December 30, 2023

As always, Meredith came through for me when I went away for the weekend. She is GREAT about confirming visits beforehand and during the reservation shows up promptly and regularly which is much appreciated by both my cats and me!

Meowtel-verified reservation
December 18, 2023
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Meredith's Qualifications & Experience


  • Shelter Volunteer


  • Walk
  • Car

Medication Experience

  • Topical Ointments
  • Oral Medication / Pills
  • Injections / Diabetic Management

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 $30.00. 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.

M's Handy Cat Sitting In Highland Park
5.00 • 67 reviewsFrom $28.00