Nirmala

Nirmala T.

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Caring, experienced and reliable. Will treat them as my own.

15 repeat guests
90 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
Pet Day Care
Response rate: 97%
Last seen 18 hours ago
About Nirmala
Hello everyone,

I am currently a graduate student at the University of Melbourne, majoring in Education and I graduated from said University with a Bachelors in Animal Science. I am looking for various experiences in animal care, ranging from volunteering to short courses, to help raise my chances of being accepted into the Doctorates of Veterinary Medicine course in my university. I am very hopeful to have a carrier that involves caring for animals in any way.

Ever since I started pet sitting at the start of 2019 I have fallen in love with this job and are always in search of daycare and overnight services. My goal right now in terms of improving my service is to get into a Pet Grooming course to receive a Certificate 3 in Pet Grooming which I can hopefully achieve soon.

I currently live in a three-bedroom apartment that is spacious enough for a few pets to roam around located right beside Melbourne Central with a roommate that is a fellow animal lover. I currently do not own any pets, however, back at home, I have 3 lovely dogs and a cat along with a few rabbits, turtles and koi fishes. I have also historically taken care of other dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, and hamsters.

I have always loved all kinds of animals, as such, I am open to any kinds of pets from mammals to reptiles as long as you do not mind my living space. I am also very much willing to walk, wash, and teach them tricks (E.g. sit, stay/wait, give paw, etc.). I don't usually provide food as each owner have their own preferred brand or type of food. I never give them 'human' food even if I have the permission to do so as it is better to be on the safe side. However, if permitted, I always let the pets sleep with me in my room and even on my bed as I've always slept with my dogs back home.

I hope my short introduction can convince you to contact me for pet sitting. I can promise you that I will do my absolute best in caring for your pets.

Thank you very much for your kind attention and I hope you and your pets have a wonderful day!
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Children at home
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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
Nirmala's Home
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Type: Apartment
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No outdoor area
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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
90 reviews
Antoinette C.
Pet Hosting - May 3, 2021
Nirmala is so lovely, a very warm and friendly carer! Loved the regular updates on how Alfie's stay was going, a very happy doggo, he can't wait for his next visit! Many thanks !!! #highlyrecommend
Perle R.
Pet Hosting - Apr 30, 2021
Great sitter
Tassiana F.
Pet Hosting - Apr 29, 2021
As first time pawrents we wanted a caring, trustable and good communicator pet sitter. Nirmala was great with @lynda_melynda_dog. She kept us updated everyday and took the effort to send pictures of our dog hanging out with other furfriends. I am sure Melynda would love to be looked after again by Nirmala.
Theodore L.
Pet Hosting - Apr 28, 2021
Nirmala was great in taking care of my dog, she provided updates and was very accommodating!
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
$ 49 / night
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
not offered
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
$ 43 / day
House Visiting
not offered
Dog Walking
not offered
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Transport
Pick Up - Drop Off
$ 25 / journey
Emergency
Transport
Not Available