Christie

Christie A.

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Reliable, patient, fun pet sitter/walker in the West

37 repeat guests
305 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
House Visiting
Response rate: 100%
Last seen 6 days ago
About Christie

I'm patient, gentle pet sitter and able to look after your pet when you are away. Each pet is treated as if they were my own and are given care that is best suited to their individual needs. I am firm, but gentle with animals, using play and positive reinforcement training to make sure they always feel safe.

I know lots of good spots for walks both on and off lead. We even do trips to Altona dog beach on hot days. Walks are generally 30 - 45 minutes for senior dogs and puppies. All other dog walks are around 45 minutes to an hour. This does not include travel time if we are going to a dog park.

I have also had plenty of experience with cats and rabbits and can provide some basic grooming and play.

I'm also happy to give some oral medication to pets but do not have experience with needles. Also I have had plenty of experience giving critical care to rabbits.

For house visits, I'm happy to take in mail, put out the bins and water plants for no extra charge.

IMPORTANT: Multiple visits in a day for Daycare will have an extra charge of $10 per extra visit.

My location is Footscray, but I'm able to travel up to 15 minutes. So anywhere in Footscray, West Footscray, Seddon, North Melbourne, Maidstone, Flemington, Yarraville, West Melbourne and Kensington. (Port Melbourne, Sunshine, Ascot Vale for existing customers only).

All new customers need to do a meet and greet. Please give me your full address an hour before the meeting, and allow for at least 20 minutes for this so that your pet and I can get to know each other. Also, I can do key pick up and drop off before and after the booking if convenient.

Overnight pet sits are for EXISTING customers only. Sorry.
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Owns pets
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Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Puppy
Cat
Bird
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Christie's Home
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Type: House
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Small 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
305 reviews
Linda W.
House Visiting - Apr 6, 2021
Thank you once again Christie for after my fur children.
Kate M.
House Visiting - Mar 22, 2021
Great as always.
Kate M.
House Visiting - Feb 21, 2021
Great as alwaysa
Chloe S.
House Visiting - Jan 18, 2021
Thanks once again, Christie. Great communication and our kitty is always happy after your visits. Thank you!
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
not offered
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
not offered
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
not offered
House Visiting
$ 22 / visit
Dog Walking
not offered
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Transport
Pick Up - Drop Off
$ 5 / journey
Emergency
Transport
Available