Rod W.

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Highly reliable and responsible animal lover.

4 repeat guests
24 reviews
Response rate: 93%
Last seen 21 minutes ago
About Rod
I am an animal lover, I have been around pets all my life. My ex-partner and I rescued seven older dogs and a cat across the course of our 11 year relationship. At our peak we had four dogs and a cat in a fairly small terrace house in Melbourne's inner north.
I have also done a lot of house-sitting, looking after all manner of dogs, cats, fish, rabbits, birds and more. I look after homes and pets like they are my very own. I love it!
I work for myself from home (although I do have one job that takes me out of the house a couple of afternoons a week), so my time is very flexible, and when I come to your place to look after your furry friends, I am around a lot to look after them and shower them with attention. They love it too!
I also work as a volunteer phone coordinator for Wildlife Rescue Australia.
One thing to be aware of: my apartment is tiny, so multiple-night stays probably aren't advisable, especially for big dogs.
You can rest absolutely assured that your fur family will be loved, cared for and looked after.
Children at home
Owns pets
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Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Rod's Home
Type: Apartment
No outdoor area
Fenced backyard
Pets sleep indoors
Pets sleep outdoors
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.
Accepts last-minute bookings
Accepts long-term bookings
Reviews & Testimonials
24 reviews
Hannah E.
Pet Hosting - Dec 1, 2021
Rod took great care of our cat Rocky and updated us throughout his stay. Would definitely have Rocky to stay with him again!
Lauren M.
Pet Day Care - Nov 28, 2021
Paddy had a great time with Rod, good communication and prompt pick-up and drop-off
Ricky C.
Pet Hosting - Nov 28, 2021
So thankful for the booking at late notice. Conveniently located. He’s a happy dawg today :)
Prue L.
Pet Sitting - Nov 21, 2021
Rod looked after our pooches for the second weekend in a row. They were both happy and exhausted from a great weekend with him. Will be booking him for every time we go away and absolutely trust Rod to love our pups as much as we do.
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
$ 23 / night
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
$ 23 / night
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
$ 19 / day
House Visiting
$ 19 / visit
Dog Walking
$ 19 / walk
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Pick Up - Drop Off
$ 5 / journey