We're Open! 100% satisfaction guarantee on your first Meowtel reservation* -
100% satisfaction guarantee
We are currently accepting reservations and we're committed to connecting you with the most qualified and
loving cat sitters. Please visit our COVID-19 Safety Guidance to learn how we're keeping our community safe. If you are unsatisfied with the sitter you
reserved after completing your first reservation on Meowtel, then we have a 100% money
Allow us to bring the purrfect hospitality to you!
*To be eligible, you must have fully completed your User Profile, Cat Profile(s), and Vet Release Form.
Can I charge extra for parking, medications, or add-on services?
For our customers, nothing is more annoying than having to negotiate for every little aspect of the service. We never recommend that you haggle or negotiate price.
Your set rates should be the "all-in" rate for the average customer you have. This will vary depending on city, the cat's health, and the requirements of the customer, but below are some real-life examples to help you set your rates.
Customer in downtown Los Angeles with 2 special needs cats
Metered parking is $4.00/hour
Gas is $3.50 per gallon and it takes you 15 minutes to get there
One cat needs a pill, 1x per day
One cat needs an insulin shot, 2x per day
= Base rate: $20/visit, +$2 for parking each visit, +$2 for gas, +$5 for medication = $29 for a 1x visit
Customer in Brooklyn with 1 healthy cat
Subway fare is $2.75 one-way
= Base rate: $20/visit, +$5.50 for round-trip subway fare = $25.50 for a 1x visit
Customer in Austin with 3 kittens
Metered parking is $1.00/hour
Gas is $2.50 per gallon and it takes you 20 minutes to get there
= Base rate: $20/visit, +$1 for parking, +$2 for gas, +$1 for time premium = $24 for a 1x visit