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Maia

House sitting and home visits in moonee ponds

Moonee ponds
12 times favorited
10 recurring guests
100%
Response rate
Home visits
Min. 30-minute visits in your home
50 AUD for two visits a day
30 AUD
/day
All services and rates

About Maia

NOTE: Unfortunately, due to severe allergies, I cannot accommodate any overnight requests with indoor cats.

Hello and Welcome! My name is Maia and I am

30-year-old teacher from California. I moved to Melbourne four years ago to commence a masters of teaching program at the University of Melbourne and I loved it so much I decided to stay.

I love being around, learning about and caring for animals more than anything else in the world. I have a doggy "brother" back home that I miss dearly. I also volunteered as a dog walker at my local animal shelter back in the United States. Unfortunately, I am unable to keep animals at my current address. It is for these reasons that I decided to join Pawshake. I am pretty flexible am usually able to accommodate for any short notice changes. Due to the hours at my teaching job, I am no longer able to offer dog walking services but if you are near a train line/public transport I am happy to house sit or offer home visits during the school term. During school holidays I am available for all serivces.

I am CPR qualified for humans, dogs, and cats and I have valid VIT registration which also doubles as a working with children/police check. I am able to provide references upon request.

Please check out the skills and photos sections of my profile, for more information and pictures, relating to my previous experiences working with animals. I'm looking forward to meeting you and your fur-babies.

Maia's services

At your home

Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
50 AUD for two visits a day
30 AUD
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
60 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
Stacey, 2020-01-07

Thanks Maia and Ben for caring for Dozer over the past few days. It was really nice to know he was being well looked after!

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House Sitting
Matt And Julie, 2019-09-21

Maia was very professional and caring of our two greyhounds, would highly recommend her!

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Availability

Skills

Specific Skills

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

In my "day job", I am a high school English and Japanese teacher. I will look after your fur babies as if they were my own. I take the responsibility of caring for your family members very seriously.

I have a current police check and working with children check. Character and references from long-term clients are available on request.

My experience: I have owned dogs all my life. Prior to joining Pawshake I had previously pet sat, groomed, and walked dogs belonging to neighbours and family friends.

Can Administer

Oral medications
First aid and CPR for pets

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets

Stats

100%
Response rate
3w ago
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Maia

Maia

House sitting and home visits in moonee ponds

Moonee ponds
Home visits
Min. 30-minute visits in your home
50 AUD for two visits a day
30 AUD
/day
All services and rates
Contact Maia

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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