Ratan Kumar

Ratan Kumar A.

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Loving and reliable pet carer with 20 years of experience

0 repeat guests
2 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
Dog Walking, House Visiting, Pet Day Care
Response rate: 86%
Last seen 1 day ago
About Ratan Kumar
If you are looking for a loving, safe, happy and comfortable home for your pets while you enjoy your holiday, feel free to get in touch!

No matter big or small, my wife and I have so much love and respect to give to pets and animals from all walks of life. Why? Because the pets we have owned or looked after have bought so much happiness, positive change and new learnings into our lives.

Between the both of us, have over 20 years of experience looking after big and small pets/animals such as puppies, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, and horses.

I spent over 15 years training Olympic standard horses as I competed all over the world in showjumping and dressage. My incredible lived experiences with horses enables me to look after pets in a patient, gentle and nurturing way. I have also looked after my own pets (puppies, dogs, rabbits and birds) with love and care.

Meanwhile, my wife has experience looking after her own pets (such as her Bichon Frise dog - see picture - and her guinea pig). She has also provided dedicated pet sitting services since 2018.

Our property is peaceful and quiet with beautiful parks and nature reserves surrounding us. Our backyard is fully fenced so perfect for outdoor dogs and other pets. If you prefer for your dog and other pets to be kept indoors, that’s an option too.

If required, we are able to provide close to 24/7 company for your pets as we work from home full-time (except for Thursdays). We currently don’t have any pets of our own so there is plenty of time for us to provide all the love and care your pet needs.

We are very active and visit the beach and parks often for walks. We would love to have the company of puppies/dogs when we head outdoors.

We look forward to a discussion on how we can work with you to tailor your pets experience at our home. We are very happy for you to meet us before booking a day/night sit to make sure we are all compatible. We are happy to provide photos/updates of your pets daily.

NOTES:
1. *WE can provide pick up services for your pet. Extra charges will apply for pick up/drop off service.*

2. **PLEASE NOTE: only vaccinated pets and pets up-to-date with their worming, ticks, and flea medication will be accepted in our home.**
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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
Ratan Kumar'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: 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.
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Accepts last-minute bookings
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Accepts long-term bookings
Reviews & Testimonials
2 reviews
Julie Anne B.
Pet Day Care - Jul 21, 2022
Ratan and his wife was very accommodating and welcoming. It was such a short notice but they happily looked after my little fur babies. Frankie and Summer were both well taken care of and it was comforting receiving updates from them.
Annie A.
Pet Hosting - Jun 28, 2022
Ratan was absolutely wonderful .. I felt safe and happy all weekend that she was in a lovely environment .. would highly recommend him☺️☺️☺️
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
$ 55 / night
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
$ 110 / night
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
$ 44 / day
House Visiting
$ 44 / visit
Dog Walking
$ 39 / walk
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
not offered
Transport
Pick Up - Drop Off
$ 40 / journey
Emergency
Transport
Available