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Madeleine

Experienced Petsitter / Catsitting Services (pet Lover Seeks More Time With Pets!)

Lane cove
4 times favorited
11 recurring guests
Last contacted 10 days ago
Last active today
Lives with 1 cat
Usually responds within one hour
<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
8 AUD for each additional pet
27 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

About Madeleine

My name is Madeleine, I am 33 years old and the proud owner of a highly neurotic and sweet fluffy cat called Pinot. I work in marketing and communications which doesn't give me that much time with animals unfortunately.

But petsitting has given me a way around this: I love every opportunity I get to take care of other people’s fur babies and get to know them.

When I am with your pet you can be guaranteed that they will have 100% of my attention. I’m available for visits on weekends or out of 9-5 work hours OR can do overnight.

I come from an animal loving family (my sister is a vet) and grew up with a dog that was most commonly referred to as my brother.

I wish I could have a dog of my own but cats are more flexible when you are renting (don't tell my much loved cat I said that ;) )

SERVICES

- House visits: I’m an expert cat player (I often bring my own toys to mix things up) so in general I’ll spend minimum 30 minutes with your cat. This involves feeding, kitty litter and then a period of play and cuddle time (if they’re the cuddling type!). If I think they’re at all anxious and need more attention, I’m happy to stay longer to calm them down.

- Dog walking or dog visits: 30 mins to 60+ mins of hanging out! I use this as an opportunity to explore new neighbourhoods. Can include a water change and feeding on return from walks

- Sleep overs: no real explanation needed. Can look after your home, water plants and tend to all your dog or cat’s needs.

I always send you pictures (and even video) along the way so you can stay up-to-date

MOTIVATIONS OF WHY I DO THIS

- Any time spent with animals is time well spent! - I love meeting new animals and discovering their unique personalities

- I'd love a dog but can't have one, so if I can spend time with yours I am extremely lucky

- I enjoy meeting new people who also believe their pet is the best thing going

- I am a bit of an obsessive animal person: 80% of my conversation with my sister is animal related... I know, crazy!

Madeleine's services

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
8 AUD for each additional pet
27 AUD
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
60 AUD for two visits a day
30 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

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House Sitting
Claire, 2020-03-23

Madeleine is like a 'cat whisperer'! She has taken excellent care of my cat a number of times and communication is always great including photos and updates. I always return to a relaxed and happy furbaby who has been well looked after. Highly recommend!

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Home Visits
Claire, 2020-03-23

Madeleine is like a 'cat whisperer'! She has taken excellent care of my cat a number of times and communication is always great including photos and updates. I always return to a relaxed and happy furbaby who has been well looked after. Highly recommend!

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Availability

Madeleine's Pets

Pinot
Cat

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
< 5 years of experience

I have my NSW drivers license

Experience with

Behavioural problems

Stats

<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
3 h ago
Last activity
Facebook
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SMS
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Email
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Madeleine

Madeleine

Experienced Petsitter / Catsitting Services (pet Lover Seeks More Time With Pets!)

Lane cove
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
8 AUD for each additional pet
27 AUD
/walk
All services and rates
Contact Madeleine

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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