Meet the Team
Our employees share the same degree of passion and love for pets as our owner. And our team is your team! So, whether it’s playing with cats or walking dogs, you can rest assured that your pet will always have exceptional care while you’re away from home.
Karla Caddell, Founder, Stayin’ Home Pet Care

I’ve been a lover of animals since early childhood and a resident of Austin for over 25 years. I live in the Shady Hollow suburb of Austin with my son, Jax, and our pup, Zuzu. When I have spare time, I enjoy watching college basketball and movies, reading, exploring new restaurants with Jax and my friends, and most especially, spending time with my family. My top 5 favorite music albums are REM: Life’s Rich Pageant, U2: Joshua Tree, Lenny Kravitz: Mama Said, Madonna: Ray of Light, and Prince: 1999.

Kathryn W. (SE Austin)

I grew up in East Texas and have lived in Austin for over 21 years. In my free time, I love exploring Austin’s parks with my two hypomanic, but adorable Border Collies. A little time alone in nature is good for the soul. Plus, it keeps the snuggle-beasts from spontaneously combusting like a Spinal Tap drummer. My top 5 favorite music albums are Steely Dan: Can’t Buy a Thrill, Robert Cray: Strong Persuader, Ann Peebles: Can’t Stand the Rain, Willie Nelson: Red Headed Stranger, and Sarah McLachlan: Fumbling Towards Ecstasy.

Angie S. (Georgetown)

I grew up in Houston and I’ve been a resident of Georgetown for 1 year. I’m a busy mom of 3, but when I can make time, I absolutely love to travel. I recently visited Europe and it awakened a part of my soul I hadn’t realized was sleeping! I love the beauty of nature and historical buildings. If I could spend the day lost on a hike or discovering a town I would be my happiest self! My top 5 favorite music albums are The Greatest Showman soundtrack, Fleet wood Mac: Rumors, Taylor Swift: Red, The Beatles: Abbey Road, and Hall and Oats: The Best Of.

Felicia M. (Round Rock, Pflugerville)

I would definitely categorize myself as a slightly-obsessed dog parent and enjoy spoiling my pups as much as possible! While I’m a Texas native, my husband and I didn’t move to Austin until 2014 with our two dogs, Emilie and Dante, in tow. And last year, we also added a feisty, old chihuahua, Brownie, to our family pack. When I’m not treating my dogs as the royalty they truly are, I enjoy reading, writing, thrift shopping, and binge-watching the latest Netflix show. Some of my favorite movies are Shawshank Redemption, Dracula Dead and Loving It, Airplane, Django, and Schindler’s List.

Ferryn G. (Austin)

I’m a lover of gardening and DIY projects! I’ve built and/or installed almost all of the furniture in my home, including my pride and joy, a multi-tiered plant shelf. Some of my favorite music albums are Back to Black by Amy Winehouse, 19 by Adele, and The Thrill of It by Sam Smith. I’m also a fan of Broadway musicals, especially Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Rita R. (Austin)

The hobby that I most enjoy is studying health and wellness for both people and pets. I read articles and research daily on a wide variety of wellness topics, including group posts that discuss issues to offer information and what actually worked in real-time. My top five favorite movies are Ever After, The Wizard of Oz, A Dog’s Purpose, A Dog’s Journey, and Marley & Me.

Heather C. (Austin)

I absolutely love animals, but I’m also a preschool teacher that works with 3 year-olds. Almost the same thing—lovable, quirky, friends that have my heart and keep me laughing. In my spare time, I enjoy long walks outside (usually 5 miles or more). And when strolling through the neighborhood this animal-loving, preschool teacher is generally listening to true crime podcasts. What can I say? Figuring out what makes people tick fascinates me. My favorite movies are Love Actually, Hot Tub Time Machine, Grease, Bohemian Rhapsody, animal Christmas Vacation.

Stayin’ Home Pet Care

3904 Reynosa Dr.
Austin, TX 78739
Phone: (512) 713-9761