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Raquel

A Biologist In Love With Animals

Maylands
85 times favorited
31 recurring guests
Last booked 3 days ago
Last contacted 2 days ago
Usually responds within few hours
23 h ago
Last activity
<2h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
50 AUD for each additional pet
50 AUD
/night
All services and rates

About Raquel

Hi! My name is Raquel, I am a biologist and have Certificate III in Companion Animal Services, so I am fascinated by all kinds of animals.

* I have CPR certification for pets

I used to be a volunteer at Dog's Refuge Home, so I could gain more experience with all kinds of dogs and learn more techniques to look after them.

Going on holiday and leaving your pets can be very daunting but I'm here to help and make you more comfortable with that. I will give them the love and affection they deserve in my home. I will keep you updated, sent pictures and videos while you are away.

I have done a lot of walking and visiting services too, but at the moment I am just doing Home Boarding, so I take care of your pet in my place. My family will love to have them with us! :-)

I have a grassy and fully enclosed backyard with a good space for them to explore, run and play. I don't use pesticides, so don't worry. The backyard has a covered area that provides also a good shade for your dog.

All dogs have complete access to both house and backyard. They can sleep either inside or outside. I fit in with what you do at home to keep them in their routine.

As I am constantly looking after dogs, it's important that your dog gets along with other dogs. So keep that in mind before you get in contact, please.

Also when you contact me, please, tell me a little bit about your pet, like their behaviour and habits.

*I schedule things back to back, so please don't be late for meet and greets, drop offs or pickups.

Let me know if you have any questions. I look forward to hearing from you and to meeting your pet! :-)

Raquel's services

At the sitter's home

Dog Boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
50 AUD for each additional pet
50 AUD
/night

At your home

One home visit a day
Book a pet sitter to stop by your home to feed and play with your pet
30 AUD
/day
Two home visits a day
Two drop-in visits for your pet
60 AUD
/day

Raquel also offers

Dog training

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if canceled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterward. No refund is payable if the booking is canceled on or after the start date.

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Curt, 2022-08-04

Raquel is a wonderful dog sitter and we would not hesitate to recommend her to anyone.

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Michelle, 2022-08-02

Gertie had a fabulous time staying at Raquel's house. Lots of fun play time and plenty of chill time too. Raquel kept in touch and sent through pictures of Gertie so we knew all was going well. I would definitely recommend Raquel as a dog sitter!

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Availability

About Raquel's Home

Accepted pets

Dog sizes
0-80 kg
Dog ages
1-20 years
Dog sex
Female & Male
Small animals
rodents, rabbits, ...

Raquel's home

A large outdoor area
Has kids younger than three
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Walking areas

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

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English & Portuguese
+10 years of experience

Can Administer

Oral medications
First aid and CPR for pets

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Raquel

Raquel

A Biologist In Love With Animals

Maylands
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
50 AUD for each additional pet
50 AUD
/night
All services and rates
Contact Raquel

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if canceled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterward. No refund is payable if the booking is canceled on or after the start date.

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