This means that you need to respond to this thread as soon as possible. If it's a booking request (as opposed to an enquiry message), you need to accept or decline rather than only responding in writing.
This is an enquiry (no strings attached) for which you indicated your availability. The pet owner can book you through this thread once you have had a meet & greet. At this stage, you can offer the owner a discount.
Payout in transit
The payment has been processed and sent to your bank account.
Paid out to sitter
Once we have received confirmation from Stripe that you have received the amount, the booking will be marked as paid.