I'm a 44 year old Melbourne woman. I'm honest, clean, quiet and respectful of other people's possessions and space. I love and understand animals and will conscientiously look after your plants and pets. I have much experience looking after animals and homes and can provide references and a police check.
The primary reason I would like to house sit is to lower my overheads. I've recently started a small business that I'm trying to get off the ground. It's progressing well and it would be a huge relief to have a block of time where I wasn't paying rent. This would give me the time and space to focus on growing my own work. A huge gift.
I'm a responsible person and a clear, direct communicator. I'm available to come out to meet you and your animals at anytime.
I hope to hear from you. Thanks.
My main philosophy to pet sitting ~ “I like to keep your pets’ day to day routine as much as possible while you’re away”.
I am a single 40 year old full time professional working in the cbd for dhhs.I am a senior Service Planner. I do some of the planning that builds, expands and refurbishes public hospitals across metro and rural melb. I typically work Monday to Friday with 1 day off site (working from home). I have fairly flexible working arrangements!
About me!? I am fairly introverted and prefer to be a home body. I have 2 dogs of my own but they live with my parents atm. I love Netflix, movies, going to dinners/brunches, gym, catching up with friends and family.
I love all animals too - I am a genuine animal lover and experienced pet sitter. I have looked after a number of rescue dogs in addition to my own over the years- I was a committed foster carer. All of my dogs found homes quite quickly after some TLC, food, care and behavioural training! One of the best experiences ive had. I also sponsor rescue dogs in Bali and provide funding support to both cats and dogs that need help (vet care, rehabbing/rehoming etc).
Why am I doing this?
1. A friend of mine house sat on happy house sitters for a number of years and said it was a great and fun experience.
2. I’m trying to save a deposit for a house all on my own!
3. as you can probably tell, I’m mad about animals.
I Can supply references upon request (family friends work colleagues etc). If you need me to undertake a police check I can do that too!
Look forward to hearing from you
Experienced house and pet-sitter - have previously looked after cats, dogs, birds and rabbits in Sydney, the Blue Mountains and South Coast of NSW. Clean and tidy non-smoker, early riser and morning walker. Currently house-sitting in Artarmon until mid October, can provide references upon request.
I'm an experienced house/ pet/ garden/ job / child sitter.... and someone who will care for your home, animals, garden, and family... as well as you. I will look after your abode and furry family with the greatest care. I also love to garden and will make sure your indoor and outdoor plants are thriving.
I've been housesitting on and off since 2011. Have looked after many beautiful homes, loving pets, and gorgeous gardens, and have even been known to take over a person's job for them while they were away.
I‘ve helped out homeowners in Bondi, Burradoo, Cammeray, Erskineville, Rushcutters Bay, Northbridge, Northwood, St Ives, Wahroonga. and Waterloo. Have also done a few stints in Orange. Have had many repeat clients.
I have previously owned 2 houses, and know what it takes to keep a property in check. I do my utmost to make sure your place is in the best condition on your arrival from your travels.
Airbnb properties I've managed have been in Bondi, Cammeray, Coogee, Paddington, and Woollahra.. Happy to coordinate tradespeople, gardeners, cleaners, etc... and work on admin. Can also take cars in for service... or whatever you require really.
Experienced with selling... furniture, household items, and fashion, art and jewellery... either online/ in store/ at markets and also via ebay, Facebook, or Gumtree.
A professional organiser... I can declutter, rearrange and style your place. And for relocation purposes... packing up/ unpacking/ setting up houses is my forte.
I work a lot from home as do online research. So can be around for your pet. I also drive for Shebah, the all women ride share.
I have an extensive profile on Airtasker... with much more information, reviews and photos. Happy to send link if required.
Also happy to send references if needed. Let me know how I can help you. Cheers.
We are a married couple of 40 years and have always owned our own home and had the enjoyment of living with pets...cats/dogs/horses/fish of all shapes and sizes! We are based in Sydney. With substantial previous house-sitting experience we are attentive, professional and responsible in our care and maintenance of a home and garden. We appreciate your pets are precious family members and we will love them as our own providing them with comfort, attention and exercise. Sue has been a full time volunteer at the RSPCA for 3 years. To support our profile we have extensive housesit references from our Melbourne and Sydney housesits of cats and dogs. We also have available references from a real estate agent in respect to our care for homes and gardens and 2 veterinarians as well as our National Police Certificates. We are non smokers. We always look forward to being valuable house-sitters for people who care. Warm Regards, Sue and Tony Hedges
I am a 50 year old single male recently moved back to Victoria from overseas. I don’t smoke or drink. I have a full time job Monday to Friday 8am to 3.30pm. House sitting interests me so I can save money and it almost feels like going on holiday living in a different house in a different area. I love all animals and have had dogs all my life and cats for half my life. I love to get out the house and walk dogs, I have looked after a dog with diabetes and blindness therefore giving the dog insulin injections twice a day. I am very neat and tidy and house proud. I could give references on request.
I am a single retired lady 74 years young (don’t look my age luckily) a non smoker and responsible home owner.
I like to keep a nice home and consequently would carefully look after yours. I am responsible, reliable and considerate and would leave your home as clean and tidy as I found it.
I have previous experience of house sits and house exchanges in the Sydney area. I am happy to supply references as well as Police Clearance Certificate.
I have grown up with cats which I adore but sadly lost my last ginger cat. I have looked after friends cats in the past so would love the opportunity to look after yours for you.
I am happy to talk on Skype or WhatsApp.
We have recently returned to Australia after a long career in education in the United States. We have been housesitting in various locations in Australia while we decide where in Oz we'd like to settle permanently. In addition to housesitting in Australia, we had our own pets in the U.S., and looked after our neighbors' homes, plants, and pets while they were out of town over the years. Our acre property in the U.S. was in the high desert, and had a swimming pool, so we understand the maintenance involved. We would strongly prefer to be near public transport as we do not yet own a car in Australia. We have a quiet lifestyle, and will treat your home and pets with care and respect. References and police reports are available.
***Currently fully booked until mid-January except for the following dates: 22 November-17 December***
I am a friendly, experienced and reliable house and pet sitter, (and avid animal lover), looking for ongoing assignments within Melbourne. Raving references attached and more available, plus a police clearance available on request.
I prefer longer term sits (at least two weeks or more) however can be flexible if/when shorter stays arise and I am available.
To ensure the right fit for all, I like to meet and discuss details of any assignment with the homeowner before committing to a house sit.
Non-smoker, and working full time (Mon-Fri 9-5) on St Kilda Road.
In my spare time I enjoy travelling, cooking (vegetarian), dancing, yoga, and the performing arts.
Follow me on Instagram: inner_city_sitting
I look forward to looking after your pets and home :)
We live in an apartment in Bondi Junction and love to explore new neighborhoods. We love being in nature, listening to the ocean and watching the sunset. We are super clean, mature, reliable and respectful of other peoples' home and belongings.
We love pets but are not able to keep any in our building, so house sitting is a great opportunity for us to share our love with new pet friends.
We are both professionals working in the financial services industry, Maha is 41, she was born in New Zealand and grew up in Tasmania. I work from home, am 40 years old, was born in Italy and moved to Australia in 2006, We love to go to the movies, and stay fit with gym, swimming and yoga.
We look forward to meeting you.
We are a responsible, non-smoking, non-drinking couple based in Melbourne. Fernanda is a 41-year-old biologist, Portuguese teacher and a gardener. Fabrice is a 41-year-old, IT consultant and a social worker. Fernanda and Fabrice lived in Canberra for almost five months, when Fabrice was working at ACT Health as an IT contractor. In Canberra, we lived in three houses as house-sitters. We had excellent feedback from the owners.We are back in Melbourne and we have decided to keep house sitting, as we really enjoyed the experience.We are tidy and respectful individuals, so you will find your home in the condition in which you left it upon your return. We look after the pets with love, as they are ours. We can provide house sitting, work and personal references and also police checks and IDs.We appreciate the value of caring for a property, especially when it is not yours!
I'm a non-smoker, mature, single, quiet and responsible.
Because I'll be working and may not get home until after dusk, I would not have time to walk a dog. I love cats and they seem to like my company too. My very spoilt elderly cat had to be put down over 2 years ago due to a neurological disease and I miss her dreadfully. I know lots about caring for cats, and happy to take instructions to care for rabbits, guinea pigs, fish and birds.
I'm low maintenance. I need to be able to wash and iron clothes, have public transport close by and somewhere safe to park my car. Shops are not a priority.
I have a current police check and great references from past pet-sitting assignments.
We are a non-smoking, young couple in our early 30s currently saving for our first home. We've been housesitting for all of 2019 and love the experience of discovering new places and areas. We also love animals and have experience pet-sitting both dogs and cats; having also both grown up around pets we are well-versed in caring for animals. We are considerate, clean and will treat your home with the utmost care and respect. We are available for any length of housesitting and can provide references on request, happy to also chat on the phone or meet ahead of time to discuss any opportunities.
I am a professional set designer on my annual migration from the Far North’s big wet, picking up summer contracts in Melbourne
I have house sat several friends and friend of friends homes and there pets. I am really good with animals, I am particular good with dogs. I have also owned two cats, (not that you ever own a cat).
I volunteered all through high school at an organisation similar to the RSPCA, specialising in dogs.
I am very active, heavily into mountain biking and other sports, active dogs get lots of exercise with me, all animals get plenty of attention.
I don’t smoke, have a couple of drinks on a Friday night, (literally) I’m very organised, clean and respectful of others space, particularily in a share environment.
I am happy to answer any questions and supply you with references upon request.
Single, non-smoking, quiet, animal loving house-sitter available...everyone catered for - from greyhounds to great danes!
From a country background, I was brought up with all sorts of animals and am a certifed equine sport masseuse.
My first house-sit was supposed to be for one weekend and ended up being a four year stint:))
Currently I work Mon-Fri evenings on my laptop (home based.)
In addition to this, I do a couple of morning and weekend evening shifts in the city so approx 20 hours a week I would be out of the house, so not suitable for anyone requiring a sitter to be home 24/7.
Refs available upon request.
Preferred Location: anywhere handy to transport connections.
Hi. my name is Sue and my partners name is Lloyd. We have recently moved from Perth to Melbourne where my 3 daughters and grandson live. I am a retired Teacher Assistant and Lloyd is a retired University Lecturer. I own my own home in Perth so I am used to caring for a home and gardens. We are very neat. houseproud, health conscious, energetic, and most important we both love dogs. We will be housesitting over the next 12 months until we sell up and buy a place in Melbourne. I have always owned dogs and my last companion was a beautiful cocker spaniel who was with me for 14 years. As we are retired we would be around the house a lot of the time to take your dog for walks, keep him company, and give him lots of cuddles. I am happy to chat on the phone and answer any questions you may have. Cheers Sue
Hello,We are a retired couple current active with house and farm sitting,We promise not to spoil you pets to muchNon Smokers We have no pets,Police check papers availablePrevious house sits1) 2 small dogs and 2 Rag Doll cats2) 1 large dog, lots of chooks almost forgot 1 turtle or was it 2 never did see them Phone reference available3) 1 grey hound 2 cats4) 1 Older large dog requiring medication phone reference available5) Farm sit, Pigs, horses, chooks, geese, large dog6) 2 dogs, 13 birds7) 2 small dogs 9 chooks8) 3 small dogs chooks and ducks Reference available9) 1 cat 12 ducks (one is crippled needs extra care) 10 chooksTed has experience with tractors trucks etc( likes to ride quad bikes)We are traveling in small camper trailer and Toyota Workmate car, if required we can contact these pet owners for phone referencesRegards Grace and Ted
Hi there - although we are no longer house sitting full time, we occasionally apply for sits so we can enjoy some animal company due to not owning our own pets.
We are Mel and Anita who have been together for nearly 6 years.
We live a healthy lifestyle, are non smokers, vegetarian, keep a clean and tidy house and rarely drink. Both professionals who work full-time in the inner suburbs of Melbourne.
For 12 months leading up to our property purchase in St Kilda, we house sat full time and completed a number of pet sits ranging from 9 days to a 2 month sit for a colleague. We have had the pleasure of looking after cats, some tropical fish and one household which had two dogs and two cats. We treat each place we stay at like it's our own and take on all of the responsibilities of house sitting, including mowing the lawns, weekly cleaning, washing and walking dogs etc.
As we are property owners, we understand the concerns associated with leaving your home/pets in someone's else's care, but rest assured that they will be looked after to a high standard. Our references indicate this. We both also have current Police Checks for peace of mind.
My name is Lisa, I am 45, and looking to house sit for at least the next 2 years, I currently live in Melbourne and have been for the last 12 years, I am originally from Sydney. I am a non smoker, I am conscious of the care and security needed in keeping a house maintained. I have grown up with pets and taken care of cats and dogs and fish on other sits as well as my own pets. I believe that I would be able to take great care of yours. I am available for any length of house sitting and can provide both personal and professional references, as well as a police clearance. I am a responsible, reliable and considerate person, and would take excellent care of your property.
I have been house sitting now for almost 11 months full-time but - however in the past have house sat whilst still in my own apartment.
I love taking them for walks and they are well loved by me.
I know lots of great parks and ovals and have friends who have pets so they can socialise together.
The dog on my profile is Gus, the one that belongs to the family I work with, he's a Spoodle - such a great dog.
I am from Melbourne and I have a recent police clearance (November 2018) and even Working with Children Check (2019)
I know this can be a difficult decision for you and I can provide references for you if needed and also meet with you.
Looking forward to hearing back from you.
Honest, experienced and reliable house sitter available to care for your pets and home. I can guarantee you will find your home exactly as you have left it and your pets happy well cared for and given lots of TLC and cared for according to your wishes if I house sit for you.
I have experience in caring for pets in my home and in other peoples homes and have undertaken voluntary work with the Greyhound Adoption Program in the past. I am happy to care for sick pets and elderly pets and administer medication as needed. Your pets will be cared for in a most kind and compassionate manner according to your instructions at all times. Your home will also be respected and kept clean, neat and secure.
Collecting mail, putting out bins and watering are usual activities undertaken when I undertake any house sit.
I am happy to answer any questions, meet you and can supply references on request.
I am Police checked in my current role as a nurse and am happy to chat about any potential House Sit.
My names' Abbey, I’m a 32yo professional who works part time as a consultant and study full time from home.
I spend the rest of my spare time reading a good book at home or walking, at the gym, or finding the best coffee spots in the sunshine around Melbourne.
I absolutely adore dogs! I currently rent and cannot have pets but cannot wait until I am in my own home and can get a pup.
I am super clean (a well known fact amongst all my friends haha) with an impeccable rental history too. I have spent many weeks & months over the years housesitting for colleagues/friends/acquaintances etc.
I’d love to help out & spend some time with others pups whilst their owners travel/away from home. Feel free to ask me any questions, I am happy to provide a reference from one of the pups I look after regularly.
This is Robyn and Rene. We are a very responsible mature age couple who would love to care for your loved ones. We are non-smokers. We have vast experience in housesitting and taking care of animals. We have excellent references which can be provided on request.
Robyn is a self employed typist and works from home. Rene is a semi-retired builder.
We are health conscious, love life and see the positive in every adventure that comes our way.
We love meeting people which always expands our growth. We would love to pet/housesit your loved ones so you can rest easy knowing they are being well looked after.
Look forward to meeting you and your loved pets one day.
:) Robyn nd Rene :)
G'day! I'm Carly - I'm a non-smoking, 36 year old Marketing professional. I am a huge animal lover - I've always owned large dog breeds (Rhodesian Ridgebacks, German Shepherds, staffys, and some smaller 'oodle breeds! I have also owned and looked after numerous cat breeds (Burmese, Siamese, tabbys of all ages). I lead an active and healthy lifestyle - including walks, runs, pilates and yoga and my 9-5 job allows working from home but keeps me busy. I completely love travel - often travelling to Newcastle, Brisbane and Melbourne for work. I enjoy the opportunity to get out and explore but very happy to veg out and chill - especially with new furbabies! References available on request.
As at September 2019 I have the following availability: 15 January - 20 February 2020 (Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne).
Preference for long sits (3mths+). I am open, however, to discuss your sitting needs for shorter sits. Preference given to SYDNEY during 11Jan-16Aug20, then MALTA from mid Aug20....and any other long sit locations too, so, send me a message! I've sitted continuously since Mar2015 with the bulk of my testimonials on happyhousesitters.com.au & & trustedhousesitters.com. If you feel I'm ideal for your needs, I'd be pleased to talk and meet (where possible) with you. I can connect you with my former hosts and provide my Australian police check record to put you at ease - just ask and I'll email you what you require.
GLOBAL HOME BASED ANIMAL LOVER & RESPECTFUL HOUSE GUEST
PREFER LONG (3MTH+) SITS WORLDWIDE
MATURE LADY, HOME BASED (Internet Business Owner)
EXPERIENCED SITTER, SINGLE PROFESSIONAL
CLEAN, RESPONSIBLE, COMMUNICATIVE, ORGANISED
LIVE IN SITTER FOR HOSTS - Preference for long sits
ANIMAL LOVER & GENTLE CARER
COMMUNICATIVE, PROACTIVE, SOLUTIONS ORIENTED (WILL KEEP IN TOUCH WITH YOU & MAKE SENSIBLE DECISIONS)
FRIENDLY, INDEPENDENT, HELPFUL & QUIET HOME LIFE
FORMER ARMY OFFICER & DIRECTOR OF CRIME STOPPERS & NATIONAL TRUST BOARDS
POLICE CHECK & DRIVERS LICENCE
HAPPY TO TRAVEL TO YOUR DESTINATION...ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (MY COST FOR MOST LOCATIONS, SHARED COST FOR LONG HAUL)
PREFER LONG SITS 3-12MTH (for shorter sits, always ask me as openings often come up)
PREFERENCE FOR MALTA LONG SIT during 2020
I Understand the Value of a Great House & Pet Sitter as I was a FORMER HOST MYSELF FOR 6yr as a HOME & PET OWNER
Hello - I am at a time of life where I am available to be the brilliant house and pet sitter you are looking for. I am a single professional, self-employed Australian with two adult sons (pursuing their own careers). With few family demands, I no longer need to be based in one location. I enjoy the freedom that house sitting offers where I can be a devoted animal lover to other people's pets while enjoying your location. Being agile and moving to different cities suits my Internet based (email traffic, not heavy downloads) work very well and as I have lived in almost all of Australia's capitals & various cities overseas, I am very much at home wherever I am.
I will consider any sit with a preference for long house sits (3-12months). I am open to being in any location, city or region…here are some of my favourites: NZ, NYC, Spain, Malta, Central America, Chile, most countries in Europe. I am self employed as a facilitator, business growth specialist and internet business mentor. I conduct my work 'virtually' via the Internet & Skype. This means I can work anywhere as long as I have fast, reliable Internet & phone reception. Both are critical requirements for me to sit for you. I always try to meet you in person where possible and certainly via Skype in all other cases. It's paramount for you and for me that we understand and respect expectations of one another and that your home and pets have the care you are entitled to.
Why I Want to House Sit
Through past house sitting experience & as a home & pets owner with my own regular house sitter for 6yr, I recognise the value of house sitting to pet lovers & security for your home while giving me flexibility & variety in lifestyle. I have travelled extensively over the years and am resourceful and socially inclusive. Your pets and home will receive my responsible and loving attention and I will be proactive by staying in touch to keep you informed about how everything is going without being a burden. You can learn more about me via my LinkedIn and business websites which I'd be happy to send you, along with my CV, biography and character referees, for information. I live simply and cleanly and will be very respectful of your home, belongings, security and privacy. I don't own a car anymore, so, I’d welcome the use of a car if possible please, especially for overseas or remote/ distance house sits.
I promise warmth, openness, transparency and genuine care of your pet family and your home. My 'home based' work allows me to offer a strong presence & companionship for your home & pets. I have been an Australian Army Officer with a top secret positive vet security clearance (21yr), consultant to most Australian Commonwealth Govt departments and 3yrs as deputy chair and director Crime Stoppers & National Trust boards. I'm presently an 'Angel' with the Pyjama Angel Foundation. I pride myself on maintaining high integrity, sound judgement, balance, reliability and being a proactive communicator. I'm also very loving and gentle with animals. You can depend on me to keep you informed and to make decisions about your pets and home with your priorities in mind. I am comfortable with all types of animals and those with special needs. I will reach out to people in your immediate community network, as advised by you, if needed. I've been a home owner for 30+yr, an animal lover for life and I know the value of a quality house sitter. I've had the joy of 6yrs experience as a host to my own house sitter, so I fully understand and respect the responsibility that comes with this position.
My aim is to give you absolute peace-of-mind while you are absent while having a cost effective home solution for myself (as a 'local'!) in a new environment. I look forward to getting to know you and your pet family. My previous hosts are all happy to chat with you and I can email you their references if you wish. Wherever possible, if I am in your city, I will always try to meet with you and your pets in advance of the sit so we know that 'everyone' is comfortable. Warmly, Lisa
NOTE: It's always worth checking in with me in case I am free due to hosts' change of plans. I like to make contact in advance with potential hosts so we can see if we're a fit (for your pets, you & me) in advance of a future sit. Let's chat!
I'm a single mature retired women living in Melbourne & Griffith. I have added my Boyfriend to my sits but is only available mostly in Melbourne where he drives Part-time for Clinical Labs. Can do short or long term and have my own car to drive. I would love the company of your pets and also enjoy gardening. I'm a non-smoker, clean and tidy with excellent references. Love great outdoors fishing and camping. Im available to meet for house in the Melbourne area. Happy to house sits in VIC, NSW & QLD.
Bruce and Inez are a friendly, engaging couple of animal lovers with an unquenchable sense of adventure. You can rest assured your pets will be well taken care of, Bruce actually wanted to be a Vet when he was growing up, so caring for your pets while you get away for a while will be a pleasure. Who wants to put their family in a Kennel after all?
Bruce is a responsible I.T. Professional who works from home 80% of the time, grew up on a farm, good with animals and a practical handyman.
Inez is a Doctor's daughter, qualified teacher and interpreter who grew up in Dublin, great with people, loves a chat and keeping busy. Believe it or not, Inez actually finds ironing therapeutic
We have both travelled extensively and continue to do so as this is a lifelong passion! One of the reasons we enjoy house sitting is that it gives us an opportunity to explore more of Australia! Bruce can work from anywhere as long as he has electricity and internet coverage.
We look forward to being your next house sitter!
Hi,Thanks for reading my profile.My name is Lana and I am a house proud professional looking for house/pet sitting opportunities in the coming months.Professionally, I work as an Executive Assistant for a global property company and have been an employee there for 12 years. I work 3 days in the office and usually 2 days at home. I am a non-smoker and pride myself on being responsible, clean, quiet, respectful and very much a home body and pet lover. I will treat your house as if it were my own and care for your pet the same.I am a full time house sitter and have house sitting experience via various websites.I am happy to offer bond in good faith and I also have a police check certificate and references to share upon request.I look forward to hearing from you.BestLana
Housesitter available for consideration/further discussion now!
I am a very experienced housesitter with over ten years experience.I have done repeat housesits for acquaintances and colleagues/friends/through various websites including this one over the years and welcome the opportunity to get to care for and familiarise myself with new breeds of domestic pets. I always ensure I leave the home I housesit in an immaculate condition.I enjoy housesitting as it is a way for me to experience different suburbs of sydney/melbourne. I welcome your enquiries.I have some excellent references/list of referees for you to contact and happy to pass this information on. I welcome the opportunity to meet the prospective homeowner/pet in person before I accept a housesit.
I am interested in talkng to homeowners in Melbourne that are close to public transport and commutable distance to Melbourne and I'm currently booked up to housesit for a period
I have a list of homeowners that you can contact to obtain a phone reference from as well as several written references that can be supplied on request.
I am currently booked until October 23rd in the geelong area.
I am looking for house sits that are a commutable distance from.melbourne between Oct 23 til around December 21st 2019.
I also hope to secure a housesit in Sydney between around dec 21st for one to two.weeks.
I'm mature(56 years),single,non smoking and treat peoples homes and animals with the umost care and respect. I prefer both parties sign a houseminding agreement at the commencement of the housesit(similar to a short term lease) to establish clear conditions for myself and pet/homeowner.
In July 2015 I adopted my former landlords Jack Russell cross Charlie who is well trained and sociable and was living with a mature Kelpie prior to me becoming his Mum.I am looking for homeowners willing to accept both.me and Charlie for a housesit.
Thank you very much for considering me and look forward to hearing from you soon.
My name is Carol and I am a relaxed mature age single snd a non-smoker, who loves animals.
I would look after your pets to a high standard as I have lots of experience and genuinely care for animals. have worked for “Don’t Fret Pet” in 2007/8 when I lived in Sydney.,where dogs were looked after in my home in St Peters and ‘Dog’s Holiday Havens” in Hobart in 2011-2013. I have looked after other peoples’ places in the past including their pets, their gardens/lawns and pot plants which were a dream to look after as I have a degree in horticulture. I am clean and tidy and respect other peoples’ belongings. Please see my references that are attached..
I have also done some volunteering for dog walking at the Dog’s Homes of Tasmania and was a foster carer for the same company. This entailed walking a series of dogs per day and giving them care as they needed it - such as grooming and massage or making sure they had play time in a garden pen so we could throw ball and have one-to-one quality time with lots of pats.
I am an Australian citizenship and arrived from Scotland with my family as a young girl.
Please see references attached from: Danijela Hlis (author); I looked after Danijela’s house and garden on many occasions when she travelled interstate on business and collected her mail for her.
Also see my reference from Glenda Logan - owner/manager of ”Dog;s Holiday Havens”in Hobart Tasmania where I worked for 2 years looking after dogs in my own home while dog parents went on holiday.
See another reference from Deborah Porter - for whom I did housesitting and looked after her 3 delightful Chihuahuas and garden and indoor plants in Dundas in NSW.
I would take very good care of your house and your pets. When I go away Mack my 5yr old long haired chihuahua stays at a pet minders place in Cairns called Cool Pups, run by owner Lisa Baker- Mack gets on with all the dogs there - I will include a reference on the site from Lisa soon as well. I hope to hear from you soon and we can have a chat about your specific requirements. Yours sincerely Carol Smith
We are just joining Happy Housesitters (3 Sept) as they have more sitting opportunites in Sydney. We have been registered with Trustedhousesitters, so please look at our references there (link below), we also have police checks. I shall update this profile with photos etc shortly.
We are in English couple who are fortunate to have houses in UK, Sydney and Morocco and now travel between our stays. My partner is a doctor, so often we will be looking to house sit where he will be working as a GP locum. I run our business online and work from home, so I am able to keep a close eye on your home and ensure your pets are extremely well cared for.
House sitting provides us with the flexibility our lifestyle requires. We love to travel and experience different places but it is also wonderful to have a base for a while and discover somewhere new. Also, we are keen pet lovers, particularly cats so this enables us to babysit them! We also have experience in puppy and dog training and have looked after dogs from Greyhounds to Cavoodles and others in between!
We are well travelled and renovated houses in 5 countries, so DIY tasks are easily undertaken. We are caring pet lovers, my partner is often called The Cat Whisperer! We are fit and love walking, aiming for 8km per day but can do less if this is too far for your dog!
Look forward to hearing from you
Abi and Mike
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