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Chris

The Paw Guy

Northcote
61 times favorited
54 recurring guests
Last booked 5 days ago
Last contacted 2 days ago
Last active 2 days ago
Lives with 1 dog
Lives with kelpie Olly
Usually responds within one hour
<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
35 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

About Chris

First and foremost I love animals of all varieties, shapes and descriptions. I was the proud owner of a beautiful Kelpie named Olly who unfortunately passed away on new years day 2019, I miss him greatly but he'll always be in my heart.

As i Intentioned I'm a huge animal lover and grew up with many pets. I have been working in the pet care industry for over 20 years and I've also worked at a local animal shelter. Experience working with dogs, cats and smaller animals: rabbits, hamsters, ferrets. Have also looked after fish, turtles, chickens and budgies. Not trained to administer medication and will not take pets requiring medication.

Services offered: dog walking, pet minding in your home, pet boarding within my home, doggy day care.

For all new bookings meet and greet free of charge.

Dog walking: 1 hour

Home visits: 1 hour booking. Service includes feeding, walking pet if needed, I can also bring mail in, put bins out, water plants

2 x home visits: 1 hour visit and a 30 minute visit

Pet boarding: Flexible drop off and pick up times. Your pet will have 24hr access to indoors and outdoors, fully secured yard and 2 walks a day.

Doggy day care: Drop off from 8am, pick up by 7pm.

No large dogs, small or medium pets only.

Chris'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
5 AUD for each additional pet
35 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
35 AUD
/day

At the sitters's home

Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog or puppy at the sitter's home.
25 AUD for each additional pet
45 AUD
/day
Dog Boarding
Dog boarding is an overnight pet care service at your sitter's home
35 AUD for each additional pet
60 AUD
/night

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if cancelled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

Reviews

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Dog Boarding
charis, 2020-01-06

Chris was great with Siku.

Dog Walking
Shelby, 2020-01-02

Chris was amazing looking after our two difficult dogs. Loved be daily photos he sent us also, definitely comforted us while we were away. Couldn’t recommend him enough.

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Chris's Pets

Olly
kelpie

About Chris's Home

Accepted pets

Puppies
< 1 year
Dog sizes
0-20 kg
Dog ages
0-20 years
Dog sex
Female & Male
Ferrets
all kinds
Small animals
rodents, rabbits, ...

Chris's home

A medium outdoor area
Has no kids
A fully fenced backyard

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban & City park

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience
Can take care of exotic animals
  • 20 years experience working with animals.
  • Recently employed at animal shelter.
  • Animal behavioral science course.

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer

Stats

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Response time
100%
Response rate
2d ago
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Chris

Chris

The Paw Guy

Northcote
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
35 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if cancelled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

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