Amelia

Amelia N.

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Online Training
Administering medication
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Animal lover specifically boarding rabbits, guinea-pigs, birds + small animals!

11 repeat guests
51 reviews
Response rate: 100%
Last seen 5 hours ago
About Amelia
I'm Amelia and I would love to look after your best friend whilst you are away! I specifically look after rabbits as well as guinea pigs and all other small animals. Bunny mum to Mr G and Suga, I have had 9 years of experience in caring for rabbits and a further 3 years in boarding guinea pigs and mice. You can have peace of mind knowing that your pet is in a safe, dog and cat free environment, getting the best of care, lots of attention, cuddles and love!

During your furbabies stay, at night time they are housed indoors in the 'bunny area’. Each bunny and guinea pig has their own hutch to call home and will be rotated to have individual access of the 12 square meters of bunny area to run around, play with the range of toys and get exercise. During the day time, they will also be rotated to have access to the 45 square meters of backyard. The backyard is extremely secure, with 30 square meters of grass and plants to play in and 15 square meters of sandstone ground. It is enclosed by our house and 2 meter high cement fences, and there can be no burrowing out as the grass is laid on top of a cement base that follows through to the fences and walls of the house. We have a pool, however no rabbit or guinea pig I have ever had in my yard has ever gone near nor fallen into the pool, however if you feel that it is hazardous to your pet, we have secure fencing that can be put up so that your pet will be unable access inside the pool area. No animals are put outside in temperatures exceeding 25º, however they stay in the fanned bunny area, keeping cool.

Rabbits are provided a balanced diet of timothy hay, 1 tbs of oxbow rabbit pellets per day and 3-4 kale leaves as well as other fresh veggies each day. Guinea pigs are fed a similar diet of timothy hay, 1-2 tsp of Oxbow guinea pig pellets per day and 2-3 kale leaves as well as other fresh veggies each day. All animals have a constant supply of fresh water. I supply water out of bowls, however I do have water bottles if that is what your pet prefers. If the diet I supply does not suit your pet, it is able to be altered or changed according to their needs/weight/age. Rabbits and guinea pigs also love to graze at the grass and plants in the backyard throughout the day. Similarly, mice and rats would be provided with pellets as well as fresh veggies, fruits, grains, seed etc. to suit their individual needs.

Any special needs and elderly pets are more than welcome! For three years I was bunny mum to special needs bunny Joss. Having her means that I am very experienced in medicating pets (syringe feeding, giving injections, ointments etc).
On the unlikely occasion that your pet may become unwell, emergency transport is available to North Shore Veterinary Hospital, which offers 24 hour emergency services. Taxi fees as charged.
For safety of other rabbits, all rabbits who board must provide a vaccination certificate.
PRICES DIFFER DEPENDING ON ANIMAL - IE MICE DAILY RATE IS LESS THAN RABBIT
I look forward to hearing from you!
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Children at home
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Owns pets
Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Puppy
Cat
Bird
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Amelia's Home
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Type: House
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Large 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
Residential Pets
Mr G
7 years old
Other Pets
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Good with Children
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Good with Children
Suga
6 years old
Other Pets
Reviews & Testimonials
51 reviews
Jen M.
Pet Hosting - Jan 17, 2021
This was the 2nd time we have used Amelia to look after our Rabbit- Ivy. We were once again extremely impressed with the level of care she gave Ivy. We Highly recommend Amelia.
Alexandra P.
Pet Hosting - Jan 5, 2021
I feel fortunate to have found Amelia to look after our two young minilops. She is such a sweet, caring bunny whisperer! Amelia kept us updated with photos, videos and texts and was so lovely and easy with arrangements. Thank you Amelia -see you again!
Jennifer R.
Pet Hosting - Jan 3, 2021
This was our budgies’ second trip to Amelia’s house, and as usual she took beautiful care of them, making sure they had green things to munch and even the little Christmas gift of a seed stick. We couldn’t hope for a better birdie sitter. Thanks Amelia!
Rebecca F.
Pet Hosting - Dec 28, 2020
Amelia was fantastic! Fluffy was visited by Santa and we received lots of updates! Highly recommended
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
$ 29 / night
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
not offered
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
not offered
House Visiting
not offered
Dog Walking
not offered
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Transport
Pick Up - Drop Off
not offered
Emergency
Transport
Available