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Creature Comfort Professional Pet Care.

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Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
25 AUD for each additional pet
45 AUD
All services and rates

About Susan

*Only taking bookings from existing clients until further notice*

Registered as a Home Boarding and Dog Daycare with City of Greater Geelong.

After an extensive career in animal care during which I worked with domestic animals of all sorts as well as native wildlife, I am now offering professional standard care for your pets in my home. I limit my bookings so you can rest assured your pet's comfort and care will never be compromised by overcrowding. I have a current police check for clients requiring me to do home visits.


my home your pets will be welcome inside and out. Outside I have a large grassy yard with a timber cubby for shelter, an undercover paved area complete with stretcher beds and kennels, and live on a quiet street opposite a riverside walking track. I have a plentiful supply of food puzzle and sensory enrichment toys for your pets to choose from while they are here. I work from home so I'm here all day if you need someone to be with your dog during thunderstorms, if they have high medical needs, or if they need to be kept quiet after surgery. Inside I have air conditioning, and if your pet is allowed on the furniture at home they will be allowed on the furniture here.

I do require your pets to be microchipped, vaccinated, and up to date with flea and worm treatments as required by the Code of Practice. I only accept dogs that have been de-sexed.

**Please Note: While dogs of all sizes are accepted, due to the ageing of my own dogs the decision has been made to limit new clients to quieter dogs, and only small breed puppies.

Only dogs that are de-sexed are accepted.

Susan's services

At the sitter's home

Dog Boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
25 AUD for each additional pet
45 AUD
Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog at the sitter's home.
30 AUD for each additional pet
30 AUD

At your home

Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
35 AUD for two visits a day
25 AUD

Susan also offers

Dog training
Pick up / drop off

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards


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Treatment of animals
Home Visits
Lyn, 2021-06-15

Great service

Home Visits
Alison, 2021-05-10

Susan was booked for a house visit to feed our dogs while we were at a wedding. We were so happy with Susan's care of our dogs and her professionalism. For such a short visit she went above and beyond, even sent us photos of the dogs- of which they looked very happy and comfortable with Susan.

We would definitely book Susan again in the future. :)

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Susan's Pets

Australian Terrier

About Susan's Home

Accepted pets

< 1 year
Dog sizes
0-80 kg
Dog ages
0-20 years
Dog sex
Female & Male
Small animals
rodents, rabbits, ...

Susan's home

A large outdoor area
Has no kids
24/7 supervision
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban & Country side


Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals
  • National accreditation in Animal First Aid
  • Current Police Check
  • Certificate III in Companion Animal Services (I have taught this qualification and developed teaching resources for it)
  • Certified Dog Trainer, cert III dog behaviour and training completed with the National Dog Trainers' Federation
  • Stress management for animals
  • Animal behaviour and welfare
  • Many certificates ranging from veterinary nutrition, animal behaviour and caring for pets with senility to wound management and understanding animal body language.
  • I have worked in and managed boarding kennels and boarding catteries. I have also worked in Council pound, animal shelter and wildlife hospital.

Can Administer

Oral medications
First aid and CPR for pets
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems




Creature Comfort Professional Pet Care.

Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
25 AUD for each additional pet
45 AUD
All services and rates
Contact Susan

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

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