Pet Backup Care

With Pet Backup Care, your employees can stay focused at work knowing their pets are in great hands. Easily find and book pet caregivers for dog walking, boarding, doggy day care, drop-in care, and more.

Why provide Pet Backup Care?

You’ll see some great benefits by implementing pet care services for your employees and their fur babies.

Increased productivity

Whether your employees are returning to the office part-time, need to travel for business, or are on a variable schedule – pet care can help your workforce stay focused at work.

Greater benefit equity

Make your care benefits more relevant and equitable for a broader group of employees by ensuring your pet parents enjoy their benefits as much as human parents.

Enhanced value and retention

By giving your employees with pets more flexible ways to use their benefits they will see greater value in their overall benefit package.

The growing need for pet care

70% of U.S. households now have
a pet as a part of their family.

More than 23 million U.S. households adopted a pet during the pandemic.

68% of Gen Z and 42% of Millennial pet owners plan to utilize dog walkers or daycare when returning to the office.

Care is there for your pets in more ways than one

Needed at the office?: Book all-day doggy daycare, drop-in care, or dog walking to get pets the attention they need.

Traveling for work?: Find in-home pet sitting or overnight boarding when away from home base.

Working a variable schedule?: Get drop-in care to help with pets when taking on additional shifts or picking up extra hours.

Top technology and service

Get access to safe, convenient, and reliable service from Care and our pet care partners.  

Convenience: Get GPS-tracked walks, photo updates, and simplified booking on our partner apps – making your life easier at every step.

Safety is serious business: Get free pet caregiver meet and greets, verified pet caregiver reviews, and background checks from our pet care partners.

Around the clock service: Our pet care partners provide friendly customer support 24/7.

How it works

Get your code: Login to your Care benefits portal to use a Backup Care day for a code redeemable for pet care services.   

Apply code at checkout: Use your code at checkout to pay for services – including walks, daycare, drop-Ins, overnight care, and more!