Petstay South Essex - Dog Home Boarding
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Petstay South Essex - Dog Home Boarding

5.0 (7)
South Benfleet, Essex, United Kingdom
01268 462173 / 07469 247860
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Home Dog Boarding & Dog Sitting in South Essex

THE alternative to kennels in the South Essex area including Wickford, Hockley, Southend-on-Sea, Leigh-on-Sea, Benfleet, Canvey, Basildon, Billericay, Brentwood, Ingatestone, Blackmore and Fryerning

Hello, we are Jo & Emma, mother and daughter, and proud owners of the South Essex branch of Petstay. We are lifelong dog lovers and after 14 very happy years with our Tibetan Terrier, Ollie, we chose to become carers. Nearly two years on, after caring for many beloved dogs in our home the opportunity arose to take our involvement to the next level and we are now owners of Petstay South Essex. Whilst we will be running Petstay South Essex from home we will still offer our services as carers as this remains our overriding passion.

if you are looking for a holiday home for your canine family member with people that adore dogs and who will give them all their home comforts whilst you are away or if you would enjoy having doggie guests in your home and would like to become a Petstay carer then please get in touch.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Jo & Emma Stratton – PetStay South Essex

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Do you hate having to put your dog in kennels?… Well there is a better way!

PetStay Essex is THE home-from-home alternative to kennels, they provide a safe, loving and secure home environment for your dog. All of their carers are licensed and insured, so you can relax and enjoy your holiday knowing that your dog is in safe, loving, caring hands.


The PetStay service is ALL about your dog being happy in a safe and comfortable environment. Unlike kennels, your dog will live in the carer's home as one of the family, this means that their normal everyday routines can be maintained and there are plenty of safeguards in place so there is no need for cages.


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Your dog will be matched with a carer best suited to their individual needs and requirements, you will then be invited to visit with the chosen carer for a 'first date' this is done before any bookings are confirmed or payments made. PetStay will only board dog(s) from the same home with a carer.

Dogs really do enjoy their PetStay holidays, and always return home happy and relaxed.

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Benefits of Boarding Your Dog With PetStay

• Your dog/s stay in one of our loving carers’ homes

• Meet your carer before you book

• Kinder and less stressful for your dog

• All routines kept

• They don’t mix different dogs together

• They don’t walk your dog/s off the lead

• All of their carers are licensed by the local council

• Carers are fully insured and vetted

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Recommended by Vets, Groomers and Dog Trainers

Vets, dog groomers, dog trainers and those in the profession of dog care recommend PetStay knowing that we have every safe guard in place. Dogs just love staying with PetStay and can’t wait to come back to stay leaving their owners peace of mind while they are on holiday.


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Would you like to become a Dog Carer?

Do you love dogs, have a secure garden and want to work from home? If you answered yes to all of these questions then you might be the next PetStay carer!

If you meet all of the requirements, PetStay will do the rest! They will follow up a reference, arrange public liability insurance and help you apply to the council for a home boarding licence.

Earn from £87.50 - £196 p/w


To find out more or to arrange a visit to one of our carers in the South Essex area, please get in touch using the details below.

Tel: 01268 462173

Mobile: 07469 247860

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Rested and happy dog!

We have been so pleased with the service provided, we were nervous about leaving Marley as he'd only stayed with family before but he had a great stay with Maureen, we had a delayed return from holiday due to illness and Maureen was so accommodating in keeping him longer for us.

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First time user!

This was our very first time leaving our Jack Russell Missie with the pet sitters, our verdict is excellent, could not ask for better, from contacting Pet Stay, booking, arranging , meeting and finally leaving and collecting Missie was a hassle free, pleasant experience and one which we will certainly do again, a very big thank you to Derrick and Vivian, who looked after Missie just as we would do, can't ask for better than that.
Missie is a nervous little dog and we were very anxious leaving her, but we need not have worried, she came home happy with a waggy tail and am sure she will not mind a repeat performance. Thank yo to all concerned. x

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Layla love Joe

Thank you so much again for looking after Layla, very spoilt very happy with all family, is a big piece of mind knowing she is in a happy family and well look after ???

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This is the second time we have used this service both times we have been totally satisfied with service from pet stay and the care of Dillon by Derek & Vivien who totally put our minds at rest knowing that he would be looked after just as if he was at home, allowing us to enjoy our holiday even more.
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Home from home

I can not recommended Jo highly enough, for her total devotion to our precious Angus during his recent "holiday" with her. He was so at home and obviously very content when we went to collect him, and I actually think he stole a small piece if Jo's heart as we left. We would not hesitate in sending Angus here again in a heartbeat. Thank you so much Jo.

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