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Harry

Dog Buddy Fairfield

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2 recurring guests
Last booked 3 days ago
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Last active 2 days ago
Usually responds within few hours
<3h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
4 AUD for each additional pet
10 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

About Harry

Walks

Offering walks to Yarra bend dog park or whatever park is closest to your house. Intensity of play is up to the owner - I am happy playing catch and giving the dog a good run off-leash. Also happy for a quiet stroll on lead as well for less active dogs.

- Overall walking time will be approximately 1 hour.

House visits

Will also visit dogs at owners houses, check on them, feed, water, give meds, whatever is required if you're away for an extended period and your pup needs some attention. I should also mention that I am a qualified botanist and arborist so I am capable of tending to your indoor plants and garden as well if you're away and need some help. Other animals are mostly fine also. I have experience with cats, guinea pigs, rabbits, mice, chooks, sheep, pigs, cows, horses. Fish and planted aquariums are also fine (I have a planted aquarium at home). Will feed, check pH, do water replacements, clean tanks and will check filters, heaters, co2 if things don't appear to be working.

Dog sitting

Will consider dog-sitting but this will only be suited to pups that are house-trained and are used to smaller living environments. I live with my girlfriend in a one-bedroom apartment with balcony. We are both dog-lovers so we can promise alot of attention and pats. We both work full time but we are fairly flexible and can work from home for part of the week however there will be times when we are both away from the house for extended periods (less than 8 hours). Please provide your dog's favourite bed for the stay and food for meal(s). Let us know their diet and we will not over or underfeed. They will have free range of our apartment and they can sleep in our bedroom, in the living room or on the balcony if they prefer outdoors (whatever you recommend or what seems to work best).

- Dog sitting will include two walks a day including one to the dog park.

A bit about my dog experience

Dogs growing up included:

- Jonesy (border collie X Kelpie)

- Tilly (brown spotted Dalmatian)

- Polly (black spotted Dalmatian + helped raise her litter of 9 pups)

- Zac (mature aged beagle)

-Perdi (Polly's brown-spotted daughter who we kept due to deafness).

Dogs in adult life:

- Winston (Kelpie X daschund shared with housemates for 3 years)

- Ned and Scout (sisters two German coolie X. Both rescues, spent a lot of time with these two, countless beach walks and games of fetch and have Dog sitted many times).

- Dog sitted three dogs last year while wwoofing (no pun intended) in the UK. Some of these are in my photo collection.

Yes, my dog history is mostly with bigger dogs and bigger dogs are what im most comfortable looking after. But had a bit of recent experience with girlfriends mother's dog (Papillion) and we get along pretty well too.

Get in touch if you would like a meet and greet. Would love to meet your hound!

Harry's services

At your home

Dog Walking
Find a dog walker to collect your dog from home and take your dog for a 30 min walk
4 AUD for each additional pet
10 AUD
/walk
House Sitting
Find a trusted home sitter to watch your pet overnight in your home
35 AUD
/night
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
18 AUD for two visits a day
10 AUD
/day

At the sitters's home

Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog or puppy at the sitter's home.
10 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/day
Dog Boarding
Dog boarding is an overnight pet care service at your sitter's home
10 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/night

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

Reviews

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Dog Boarding
Annie, 2020-01-07

Harry and Camille were great, communication was easy, and Denzil had a great time with lots of walks and cuddles. Was nice to get pictures and updates from them too. Would definitley book again

Dog Boarding
Nick, 2019-12-04

Bailey loved her time with Harry. Would use his services again.

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About Harry's Home

Accepted pets

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

Harry's home

An apartment
A small outdoor area
Has no kids

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban, City park & Forest

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
< 1 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals

Can Administer

Oral medications
Injected medications

Experience with

Rescuing pets

Stats

<3h
Response time
100%
Response rate
2d ago
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Harry

Harry

Dog Buddy Fairfield

Fairfield
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
4 AUD for each additional pet
10 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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