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Bernadette

Ultimate Dog Lover

Gold coast
1 time favorited
3 recurring guests
Last booked 4 days ago
Last contacted yesterday
Last active today
Usually responds within one hour
<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
25 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

About Bernadette

Hello

I'm a mature single who has so much love for pets and it breaks my heart that my living situation doesn't allow me currently to have my own.

I've owned dogs all my life, both large and small, starting with George the Labrador who saved my life (literally) as a child, Nina who we adopted from the RSPCA, Theo my beloved Maltese Shitsu and Jett & Karli the purebred German Shepherds.

I have extensive experience of fostering litters of puppies and individual adult dogs from the YAPS animal shelter in Cairns, QLD and am happy to provide references from the Director of this facility attesting to my skills with caring for young dogs. Having taken care of dogs with conditions such as parvo virus, worm infestations, post-surgery, those with spinal conditions and arthritis I am able to tailor my care to the needs of your dogs and the delivery of any medication that may be required.

I'm comfortable with dogs of all sizes and whether they be purebred dogs or the complete opposite I believe that they all are loveable characters.

Dogs with behavioural problems are no issue as mentioned previously I have adopted dogs of my own, along with my experience working with the animal shelter.

Exercising of dogs, socialising dogs, basic training, feeding and providing the love and attention that your pets deserve are my absolute passions and whilst I am unable to board them in my home I will visit them faithfully and take care of them as if they were my own. Providing daily photos and videos would furthermore be my pleasure as I know the reassurance this can bring when you are away from your beloved pet.

Bernadette's services

At your home

Dog Walking
Find a reliable dog walker
5 AUD for each additional pet
25 AUD
/walk
House Sitting
Find a trusted home sitter to watch your pet overnight in your home
60 AUD
/night
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
25 AUD for two visits a day
15 AUD
/day

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

Reviews

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Home Visits
Amelia, 2019-03-13

Bernadette is great - very reliable and clearly loves animals :)

Home Visits
Kate, 2019-01-08

Bernadette is always quick to respond and keeps you updated on your pet's welfare without bombarding you with information when away. She is always available on short notice, which works great for us!

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Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+10 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals

Dosage of medicine / tablets

Basic training skills

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

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Response time
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Response rate
18 h ago
Last activity
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Bernadette

Bernadette

Ultimate Dog Lover

Gold coast
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
25 AUD
/walk
All services and rates
Contact Bernadette

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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