Hi I'm Kate :)
I am a lover of all animals but I am particularly obsessed with dogs.
I am really wanting my own dog/s, but live too transiently (or did, pre covid) to commit to my own just yet. I have walked dogs for RSPCA as well as privately so have experience with a variety of dogs and behaviours. I have also recently fostered a dog through DBBR until he transitioned to his new home. One day I will own land and several animals, but for now I'm stoked to get the opportunity to spend time with other people's animals!
I work part time as a Youth Worker/ Case Manager and am a full time psychology student. My schedule is flexible and I work from home a few days a week. I prefer to stay in your home as it is usually more comfortable for the animal/s. I know that trusting someone with your animal and house is a big deal and I see being a pet sitter as a massive privilege. In terms of dog walking, my favourite spots to take them is to the beach or on a hike.
I'm open to any enquiries and can fit around you, however a home within a 15km radius of me is preferred. If your dog is anxious and struggles to adjust I am happy to walk your dog and build rapport prior to house sitting. I like working with dogs with high anxiety and behavioural issues.
Services I offer during a house sit are:
-dog walking up to twice per day
- lots of cuddles/love
-maintaining your home and level of cleanliness
- updates via text including photos
Walks and visits last about 30 minutes
Thanks for reading!
Kate was Amazing and we arrived home to a very happy relaxed dog
I think he thinks we are boring now😊
Kate did a great job looking after Jasper at our home. We were kept up-to-date with photos and text messages. Everything went very smoothly while we were away and we would have no doubt working with or recommending Kate again.
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