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Jessica

Experienced Dog Walker, Home Visits, Exotics

Nambour
3 times favorited
2 recurring guests
Last contacted today
Last active today
Lives with 2 dogs
Lives with Kelpie cross Mace
Usually responds within one day
<5h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
10 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

Unavailable

Jessica is currently not available to accept new requests.

About Jessica

Hi, my name is Jessica and I'm a wildlife scientist and student of dog training. I'm also a native animal care volunteer at the RSPCA's wildlife rehabilitation centre.

I've had a passion for animals my entire life and have kept a wide range of pets for over 25 years, including dogs of all sizes, birds, reptiles, rodents, and fish. I love all animals! Currently I have two greyhound crosses and a kelpie cross bull arab. Since 2015 I have been occasionally looking after other peoples' pets as an additional job. Meeting and spending time with new animal friends always makes my day! I am happy to do home visits, walking, water your plants, etc., and can look after smaller caged pets in my home. Any pet (or farm animal) of any size, no problem! With a current police check, references, and Pet First Aid & CPR training, you can rest assured that your pets (and home, if applicable) will be in safe and responsible hands with me. Mostly I work from home, so I have a fair bit of flexibility. Sometimes I go away for science-related work for a week or two on relatively short notice, so last-minute requests can work well for me if I know I'll be in town.

I'm happy to take your dog(s) to their favourite local places, or we can explore new walks - whatever you would like.

Currently I'm studying for a Certificate in Dog Behaviour and Training, so I can help with guidance on how to make you and your dog's lives easier and happier.

Jessica's services

At your home

Dog Walking
Find a dog walker to collect your dog from home and take your dog for a 30 min walk
10 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/walk
House Sitting
Find a trusted home sitter to watch your pet overnight in your home
45 AUD
/night
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
40 AUD for two visits a day
25 AUD
/day

Jessica also offers

Dog training

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

Reviews

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Home Visits
Gail, 2019-11-04

Jessica has done an amazing job looking after our fur babies for nearly a week . They were sooo calm and relaxed when we got home and I think disappointed that it wasn’t Jessica who returned home last night lol .

House Sitting
Kathy, 2019-10-05

We left our King Charles cavalier with Jessica for 4 nights. We returned to a very relaxed and happy baby. And he had been brushed out so beautifully, thank you very much Jess, that was a treat!

We will certainly be asking Jess to look after Nacho again.

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Jessica's Pets

Nandi
greyhound cross
Mace
Kelpie cross

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals

I have many years of experience working with animals ranging from dogs to penguins. I'm also studying for a formal qualification in dog training.

Can Administer

Oral medications
First aid and CPR for pets
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<5h
Response time
100%
Response rate
6 h ago
Last activity
SMS
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Email
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Jessica

Jessica

Experienced Dog Walker, Home Visits, Exotics

Nambour
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
10 AUD for each additional pet
20 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

Unavailable

Jessica is currently not available to accept new requests.

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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