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Jacob, the Cat Dad

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This cat sitter in Brooklyn, NY offers:

  Complimentary Meet & Greets
  Drop-in visits to your home once or twice per day
$28.00 / 20min visit
$43.00 / 45min visit
$64.00 / 90min visit
Jacob has a 30% increase in pricing on and around federal holidays.
 Average response time: 4min

Meow! I am Jacob, a cat sitter in Brooklyn, NY

I currently live with my two rescue cats, Lily & Silver. They’re a pair of sisters who were found in a junkyard here in Brooklyn. They were rescued by Brooklyn Animal Action and fostered by some friends of ours.

They’re still feisty and anxious sometimes, but they’ve come an incredibly long way. Silver, in particular, has come WAY out of her shell. She whines at us if we’re not constantly playing with her. And Lily's favorite activity is waking me up in the morning with loud purrs and what we call "ouchie biscuits." Lily even had a brief stint with TikTok fame a few months ago!

Having taken care of rescues for quite some time now, I’m confident in working with shy and nervous kitties, as well as big and brash personalities. I'll always come prepared with a bag of treats and a smile on my (masked) face! I am fully vaccinated against COVID-19, plus the booster, and will continue to go the extra mile to keep myself and those around me safe and healthy.

I live here in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn and I’m happy to come to your home anywhere within a reasonable distance of New York City. Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and some of the Bronx are all on the table! If your location is within those boroughs but isn't covered on my Cat Sitter Service Area, please reach out anyways! If it's close enough to the subways I can probably still make it happen.

My medication experience includes applying tick & flea preventatives (Advantage Multi), mixing oral medications into food, using syringes to feed liquid medication orally, and using ear droppers.

Both my partner and I frequently work as cat sitters and dog sitters for our friends and family. We actually met while she was staying in the neighborhood to take care of kittens!

My primary job is as a video editor for casting companies. Some of your favorite future reality TV stars have probably come across my desk! Let’s talk television!

Cancellation Policy

  • A 100% credit will be issued to your Gift Card Balance if a confirmed reservation is canceled or modified anytime up to 48 hours prior to the start date of the reservation and the sitter's earnings will be canceled. All timing is based on the sitter's time zone and start date is defined as 12:00am of the first day listed on the reservation.
  • After the 48 hour mark, no refunds or credits can be issued to the customer for any cancellations or modifications and the sitter will still receive their full earnings.


  I ride public transit

Cat Sitter's Qualifications

  Shelter volunteer

Cat Sitter's Medication Experience

  Topical Ointments/Flea Preventatives
  Oral Medication/Pills

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Cat Sitter Service Area

6 miles

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