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Debbie

Home With Calm Older Big Dog

Brisbane
9 times favorited
6 recurring guests
Last booked 12 days ago
Last contacted today
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Lives with 1 dog and 1 cat
Lives with Boxer x Amstaff Frankie
Usually responds within one hour
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100%
Response rate
Dog Boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
20 AUD for each additional pet
30 AUD
/night
All services and rates

About Debbie

hi there! I’m Debbie and I would love to look after your furbaby for you. My partner Jared and I live here with our big lovable goof Frankie (boxer x Amstaff) and Samurai the cat (both rescues).

Due to both working varying shifts there is generally someone home most of the time day and night. We are both animal lovers, J has a thing for pugs, whilst I adore big dogs!

I volunteered with RSPCA for 3 1/2 years as a dog care attendant, and use only positive reinforcement handling and training methods. I work in the retail petcare industry and continue to support several animal welfare organizations and causes.

We have a decent sized backyard, we’ve added some extra fencing in places to ensure Frankie can’t get out. It’s now 6ft in most places (hedging protects the rest) and as such is secure for small - large dogs. Super small dogs may be able to get through the bars (10cm gaps) so may not be suitable for this property.

any dogs would need to be cat friendly as Samurai is used to being the boss of the house, yes he’s even the boss of Frankie. We use a baby gate to separate part of the house to improve cat-dog relations and it seems to work well :)

other expectations are that your dog is treated for fleas, worms, up to date with vaccinations, toilet trained and of good temperament. Preferably not a dog that barks much!

Frankie is probably the most placid dog you will meet, he is extremely patient and tolerant, and favorite pastime is sleeping. Don’t be fooled though, with some encouragement he does like a play and especially loves big dogs to wrestle. He lived for almost 2 years with a Maltese x shitsu with no issues, dogs big and small he gets along with. He’s ~7 years old now but he’s always been a lover not a fighter!

Debbie's services

At the sitters's home

Dog Boarding
Dog boarding is an overnight pet care service at the sitter's home
20 AUD for each additional pet
30 AUD
/night

At your home

Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
30 AUD for two visits a day
15 AUD
/day

Debbie also offers

Pick up / drop off

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

Reviews

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Dog Boarding
Kate, 2019-06-23

Debbie was amazing with Leo for the week. She kept me up to date with pics during the time he was with her and he had a ball with her and Frank. Would definitely use Debbie again and recommend.

Dog Boarding
Victoria, 2019-04-20

Debbie and Jarrod made our Misty feel like part of their family. She was well taken care of and loved. We highly recommend them.

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Debbie's Pets

Frankie
Boxer x Amstaff
Samurai
Cat

About Debbie's Home

Debbie's home

A large outdoor area
Has no kids
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban & City park

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
15 h ago
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Debbie

Debbie

Home With Calm Older Big Dog

Brisbane
Dog Boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
20 AUD for each additional pet
30 AUD
/night
All services and rates
Contact Debbie

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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