Sharon B.

Identity Verification
Online Training
Police Check
Fully Vaccinated
Administering medication
Vet student/nurse/certificate

Caring experienced mature and reliable animal lover with 5* references

13 repeat guests
72 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
Dog Walking, House Visiting, Pet Day Care
Response rate: 97%
Last seen 15 hours ago
About Sharon
I am a reliable experienced active lady in my 50's , non smoker with excellent references from previous housesits, returning multiple times. WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE IN THE GEELONG AREA TILL 1ST WEEK OF OCTOBER.
I have been house and pet sitting on a regular basis for over 10 years and from over 200 housesits in 18 different countries completed I have acquired 99.99% x 5* reviews (100% on happy housesitters and 100% on the world renowned Trusted Housesitters). I have also gained a Diploma in Animal Psychology to better understand and care for the pets to which I have been entrusted, and am currently studying Diploma in Advamced animal Psychology.
I have been a member of the Country Fire Authority maintaining the position of Secretary and has been faced with many challenges and disasters where my quick thinking and level headedness were an asset.
From early 2010 till present , i have carried out over 200 successful house-sits (some are repeats) and have cared for 64 different dogs, 35 cats, several fish, rabbits, chickens and ducks, prize birds, domestic birds, reptiles, alpacas, horses (I can ride competently) and are experienced administering medication by tablets or syringes. During 2019 I had the opportunity to travel throughout 32 countries petsitting, and have a total of 140 x 5* reviews on Trusted housesitters and Happy housesitters. Since January 2020 I have volunteered my time as a foster mum for Animal Welfare League of Qld, nursing sick animals back to health and also providing love and care for those awaiting adoption. My love care and extensive pet experience will give you peace of mind and i thank you for entrusting me. I am based on the Gold coast but am often in Melbourne/Geelong. PLEASE NOTE: daycare rates are for up to 8 hours between the hours of 8.30am and 6pm, unless by prior arrangement (additional fees apply). Overnight rates are for drop off AFTER 4pm and pick up BEFORE 10am, unless by prior arrangement (additional fees apply). OR $48 per 24 hrs. House visits are for up to 1hr duration - walk, play, feed. And then $20 per hour thereafter. ALL ADULT DOGS MUST BE FULLY HOUSETRAINED.
Children at home
Owns pets
Police Check
First Aid Certificate
Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Sharon's Home
Small backyard
Fenced backyard
Pets sleep indoors
Pets sleep outdoors
Cancellation: Strict
A full refund will be offered to Pet Owners if they cancel up until 14 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
72 reviews
Kelly F.
Pet Sitting - Aug 2, 2022
Sharon was absolutely phenomenal looking after our little one ☺️ It was easy to see that our cat was comfy with Sharon very quickly, and enjoyed having her around! We’re definitely excited to have Sharon look after our little one again — she is an amazing sitter and comforting presence. Thank you, Sharon!
Jemma G.
Pet Hosting - Jul 15, 2022
Joan had the best time at Auntie Sharon’s. She was pampered and spoiled with loads of fun activities. Thank Sharon!!
Harry H.
Pet Hosting - Jul 13, 2022
Sharon was accomodating and kind. From the moment our pup met her, he was receptive to her. Sharon gave us regular updates on how Bowie was doing and took him for play dates and dog park excursions. We are very grateful for her help, and will certainly be reaching out for puppy help in the future.
Bernadette D.
Pet Hosting - Jul 11, 2022
Sharon was a wonderful host for our special pups.
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
$ 39 / night
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
$ 44 / night
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
$ 44 / day
House Visiting
$ 39 / visit
Dog Walking
$ 28 / walk
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Pick Up - Drop Off
$ 12 / journey