Kirsten V.

Identity Verification
Online Training
Police Check
Advanced Sitter Course
Fully Vaccinated
Christmas Badge

Kind and caring friend for animals

21 repeat guests
90 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
Dog Walking, House Visiting, Pet Day Care
Response rate: 95%
Last seen 4 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 on their profile :)
Children at home
Owns pets
Police Check
Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Kirsten's Home
Type: House
Medium backyard
Fenced backyard
Pets sleep indoors
Pets sleep outdoors
Cancellation: Moderate
A full refund will be offered to Pet Owners if they cancel up until 7 days before the booking at 12 noon. After which Pet Owners will be charged 50% of the total booking value.
Accepts last-minute bookings
Accepts long-term bookings
Reviews & Testimonials
90 reviews
Karla M.
Pet Sitting - Dec 6, 2021
Kirsten was the perfect pet sitter for our lively Border Collie. She kept us up to date on how things were going and left the place pristine, which is no small feat due to the crazy shedding of our dog. She also heroically coerced our dog (who hates stairs) down 6 flights during a fire evacuation. Thanks Kirsten you're the best !
Anya L.
Pet Sitting - Nov 23, 2021
Kirsten is lovely, caring, and dependable. Have already booked her again!
Kerri L.
House Visiting - Nov 16, 2021
Exceptional care of our Tonkinese cat family as always. Many thanks Kirsten.
Kate S.
Pet Sitting - Nov 11, 2021
Kirsten was amazing and i cannot recommend her enough. My cats are shy but she ended up getting belly rubs. That should tell any cat owner how good she is. Very communicative, and allowed us to really enjoy our time away.
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
not offered
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
$ 56 / night
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
$ 49 / day
House Visiting
$ 52 / visit
Dog Walking
$ 33 / walk
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Pick Up - Drop Off
not offered
Not Available