Kirsten

Kirsten V.

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Online Training
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Caring friend for all animals

11 repeat guests
60 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
Dog Walking, House Visiting, Pet Day Care
Response rate: 93%
Last seen 6 hours ago
About Kirsten
I have always loved animals and I am passionate about their welfare. Your animal's happiness and well being is my first priority, and I will do all in my capacity to ensure they can feel comfortable and at ease around me.

My own family of pets has recently expanded to 5 cats (2 have been rescued from the shelter), all are Siamese ranging in age from 1 years old>12 years old, and they bring me joy everyday.

I've looked after different breeds of cats, dogs, birds, fish, guinea pigs and rabbits for family, friends, and patrons of the Mad Paws service, I'm always willing to be flexible to suit you and your pet's needs and go "all in" to deliver the best care for them, (whether that's walking, grooming, playing, ensuring they maintain a special diet/feeding schedule, take medications - just advise!).

Due to limited space available, I am not currently able to offer pet hosting services (looking after your pets within my own home). I am also not qualified to administer intravenous medications (should you require this, please look out for a pet sitter with the veterinary training badge! :)
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Children at home
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Owns pets
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Police Check
Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Puppy
Cat
Bird
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Kirsten's Home
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Type: House
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Medium backyard
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Fenced backyard
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Household
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Pets sleep indoors
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Pets sleep outdoors
Policy
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Cancellation: Flexible
A full refund will be offered to Pet Owners if they cancel up until the day before the booking at 12 noon. After which Pet Owners will be charged 50% of the total booking value.
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Accepts last-minute bookings
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Accepts long-term bookings
Reviews & Testimonials
60 reviews
Georgina T.
Pet Sitting - Mar 4, 2021
As always Kirsten was amazing. Too such good care of Bowie and the place was sparkling. Thank you Kirsten.
Phil D.
Pet Sitting - Feb 21, 2021
We cannot recommend Kirsten enough. She’s an incredibly kind conscientious person, and Ernie absolutely loved her company while we took our first holiday as a new family away together!
Kerri L.
House Visiting - Feb 4, 2021
Exceptional care provided for our tonkinese cat family. Kirsten has a genuine love for animals.
Nicole R.
Pet Sitting - Jan 10, 2021
Kirsten made a massive effort with our anxious cat. We unfortunately discovered she did not like a sitter staying, but Kirsten was receptive to this and adapted to her needs, doing everything she could for her.
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
not offered
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
$ 43 / night
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
$ 43 / day
House Visiting
$ 38 / visit
Dog Walking
$ 33 / walk
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Transport
Pick Up - Drop Off
not offered
Emergency
Transport
Not Available