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Cat sitting at your home

Home visits for while you are away

A qualified cat sitter will drop-in and visit your home to spend some one-on-one time with your cat.

Cat sitting services are suitable for cats of all ages including kittens and senior cats.

Personalised in-home care is a safer and more loving alternative to a commercial cattery.

How does it work?

Securing a cat sitting booking with Pawshake is easy and safe.

1. Search for a cat sitter

Choose from a range of experienced sitters nearby.

2. Organise a free meet and greet

Meet your sitter for free before you make a cat sitting booking to make sure it’s a perfect match.

3. Safely confirm your booking

Benefit from in-house customer support and free veterinary coverage for your cat.

Why choose Pawshake for cat sitting?

We've got you and your cat covered

Peace of mind guarantee

Free veterinary coverage included with every booking.
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Experienced local sitters

Find qualified and reliable local cat sitters. Every single sitter’s profile is individually reviewed by our dedicated Trust and Safety team. We only accept 15% of sitter applications.

The Pawshake Guarantee

We care about the happiness and safety of you and your cat. On the rare occasion that your sitter has to cancel the booking, our dedicated team will work with you to find a new cat sitter.
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Contactless payments

Pawshake’s safe and cashless booking process means that sitters only get paid after they complete the cat sitting booking.

See what Pawshake cat sitting clients have to say!

Read real cat sitting reviews from happy cat owners

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Home Visits
Mira, 01-01-2024
I had an incredible experience with Nur as our cat sitter. As a first timer engaging catsitting services, we were anxious and worried to leave our cats in the hands of a stranger but Nur proved to be trustworthy, responsible and dedicated in ensuring we have a peace of mind while we were away on holiday. Nur came over to meet us and our cats Aura and Yanelle before we decided to book her services, to familiarise with our cats, home settings and the needs of our fur babies. While explaining to her their feeding times, habits, behaviour and litter clearing, Nur diligently took down notes to ensure our instructions were clear and well taken note of. She was also meticulous about ensuring the safety of our home - which doors to lock, windows to close/open, which lights and fans to leave switched on/off. As our cats are both litter and toilet-trained, Nur had no qualms clearing their litter in the litter tray and also the toilet, ensuring the areas are always clean and our cats are in clean and comfortable living condition. She went above and beyond during our 6-day vacation, providing dedicated care to our cats Aura and Yanelle. Nur not only ensured their basic needs were met but took the time to bond with them, which is no easy feat with our cats as they usually take time to warm up to strangers and would hide in every cornernl they could find. It's astonishing how quickly Aura and Yanelle connected with Nur, just within her second and third day here. Nur even stayed to play with them, givig them rubs and stimulating them through play time with their toys provided. In a short time, our furbabies were already sitting and playing on her lap. That shows how much they love her! Nur's commitment to their well-being extended beyond feeding and cleaning; she genuinely cared about their comfort. We returned home to a spotless house, and our cats looked not just content but genuinely well-taken care of. I appreciate Nur's extra effort, spending more than half an hour during each visit. Every visit comes with photos and videos updates of our cats, twice a day, and we were kept updated all the time. I'm eternally grateful for her fantastic service and highly recommend her for anyone seeking a reliable and caring cat sitter. Definitely highly recommended, Nur is a true animal lover!
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Home Visits
Rudy, 20-02-2024
I recently had the pleasure of having Yan take care of my two cats while I was away, and I must say, I couldn't have asked for a better cat sitter. Yan's dedication and love for animals were evident from the start. She took the time to understand each of my cats' unique personalities and needs, ensuring they were comfortable and well-cared for in my absence. Not only did Yan provide the essentials like food and clean litter, but they also went above and beyond by spending quality time with them, playing, which I know my cats absolutely loved. Yan also kept me updated with regular messages and adorable photos, which gave me great peace of mind. Coming home to happy, healthy cats was a testament to Yan's exceptional care. Their professionalism, reliability, and genuine affection for animals make them a top-notch cat sitter. I highly recommend Yan to anyone seeking a caring and trustworthy individual to look after their furry family members. Thank you, Yan, for your wonderful service!"

Frequently asked questions

Your cat sitting questions answered

What does cat sitting include?

With our cat sitting service, an experienced cat sitter will visit your home and spend some special one-on-one time with your cat.

Who will be cat sitting my cat?

Pawshake only accepts sitters who have experience and/or qualifications caring for pets. You will get to search, choose and have a free meet and greet with your cat sitter prior to making a booking.

Is cat sitting the right option for my cat?

Cat sitting is the perfect option for cats who prefer staying in their own home environment and would like some company during the day. Pawshake’s cat sitting services are suitable for cats of all ages and are more personal than a cattery.

How do I choose a cat sitter?

Visit the sitter's profile and read about their background, qualifications and experience.Then request a free meet and greet. If you are happy with the cat sitter’s experience and how well they bond with your cat, confirm your booking on Pawshake.

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