Pawshake logo
Sarah

Reliable And Trustworthy Dog Sitter

Fyansford
Last contacted 4 days ago
Lives with 1 dog
Lives with German shephard Simba
Usually responds within one day
2w ago
Last activity
<6h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

Unavailable

Sarah is currently not available to accept new requests.

About Sarah

I am Sarah, a 29 year old healthcare worker who grew up in rural Tasmania, moved to Geelong for university a few years back and now call this place home.

Through the week I work as an occupational therapist, I enjoy getting out for a daily run or stroll around the river, and on weekends I enjoy spending time with friends and making the most of the beautiful outdoors this area has to offer.

I've grown up very lucky to be surrounded by animals-dogs, hand reared lambs and calves, Guinea pigs, even a pet goat. I love animals, and I think they bring so much joy to every family. When we went away on holidays we relied on family to care for our pets, but now that I'm living away from my own family I can see that things might not be this easy for everyone. I want everyone to have the opportunity to have a reliable and trustworthy person to love their pets like they would their own, so that they can enjoy being a pet owner and having trips away with their loved ones.

I grew up with pets, am experienced with pet sitting, and have two years of fostering experience for Geelong Animal Rescue, where my role was to take on rescued dogs and train and love them until they were 'adoptable'. I am comfortable with all dogs-big or small, old or young. I just ask that you alert me to any behavioural issues before you leave so I am not caught unawares!

I offer 30 minute home visits daily, twice daily can be negotiated depending on your area. I offer a 45minute walk per day (length can be negotiated on prior agreement with the owner).

I do offer house sitting as required, however as I am allergic to cats this is only possible in a dog only household. I work full time, and my work requires me to be in and out through the day seeing clients so whilst I cannot be at home all the time, I can be there consistently through the evenings/nights, and will be at home around client bookings through the day.

I am available seven days a week, and my work allows me to be reasonably flexible. I can visit mornings or evenings, in special circumstances I can visit through the day.

I will only take one 1 job at a time, so rest assured your dog will be the centre of my attention for the duration of your trip.

Sarah's services

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
5 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
50 AUD for two visits a day
35 AUD
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
70 AUD
/night

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

Availability

Sarah's Pets

Simba
German shephard

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+10 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

Facebook
Verified
SMS
Verified
Email
Verified
Sarah

Sarah

Reliable And Trustworthy Dog Sitter

Fyansford
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

Unavailable

Sarah is currently not available to accept new requests.

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

Book via Pawshake to enjoy The Pawshake Guarantee, in-house customer support, booking guarantee, safe cashless payments, no booking fees, no change fees, daily updates and more!