Raquel C.

Police Check
Identity Verification
Online Training
Administering medication

A Biologist in love with animals

3 repeat guests
28 reviews
Response rate: 93%
Last seen 2 days ago
About Raquel
Hi! My name is Raquel, I am a biologist and have Certificate III in Companion Animal Services, so I am fascinated by all kinds of animals.

* I have CPR certification for pets

I used to be a volunteer at Dog's Refuge Home, so I could gain more experience with all kinds of dogs and learn more techniques to look after them.

Going on holiday and leaving your pets can be very daunting but I'm here to help and make you more comfortable with that. I will give them the love and affection they deserve in my home. I will keep you updated, sent pictures and videos while you are away.

I have done a lot of walking and visiting services too, but at the moment I am just doing Home Boarding, so I take care of your pet in my place. My family will love to have them with us! :-)

I have a grassy and fully enclosed backyard with a good space for them to explore, run and play. I don't use pesticides, so don't worry. The backyard has a covered area that provides also a good shade for your dog.

All dogs have complete access to both house and backyard. They can sleep either inside or outside. I fit in with what you do at home to keep them in their routine.

As I am constantly looking after dogs, it's important that your dog gets along with other dogs. So keep that in mind before you get in contact, please.

Also when you contact me, please, tell me a little bit about your pet, like their behaviour and habits.

*I schedule things back to back, so please don't be late for meet and greets, drop offs or pickups.

Let me know if you have any questions. I look forward to hearing from you and to meeting your pet! :-)
Children at home
Owns pets
Police Check
Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Raquel's Home
Type: House
Large 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
28 reviews
Nicola H.
Pet Hosting - May 26, 2022
Raquel is super friendly and caring. Great communication. Thanks Raquel!
Sharon H.
Pet Hosting - Apr 25, 2022
Raquel and her family provided wonderful care for our rascally young Labradoodle. Provided regular updates with photos. He came home happy and exhausted- perfect! We would highly recommend her!
Carmel G.
Pet Hosting - Apr 20, 2022
Execllent service and she gave us heaps of photos, digs loved it!
Jen C.
Pet Hosting - Jan 24, 2022
Only the 2nd time in 2 years we have left our beautiful golden retriever Indy and we couldn’t be happier with Raquel. Raquel was a lovely lady and right from when we dropped Indy I could tell she was going to be well looked after. Loved the daily updates and photos - it was a great touch. Couldn’t recommend Raquel enough and would not hesitate to use her again. 🥰
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
$ 55 / 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
Pick Up - Drop Off
$ 10 / journey