Pawshake logo
Allison

Pet Visits And Dog Walking Service

Tapping wa
4 times favorited
7 recurring guests
Last booked yesterday
Last contacted today
Last active today
Lives with 2 dogs
Lives with Border Collie Beau
Usually responds within one hour
<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 AUD for each additional pet
15 AUD
/walk
All services and rates

About Allison

Hi, I'm Allison and I love all animals.

I have an 12 year old Border Collie called Beau and an 8 year old English Staffy called Marco. I've previously had a kelpie, 4 English Staffordshire terriers and 2 Border Collies.

I've had dogs all my life and I'm confident with all breeds. I used to do dog trials in obedience and agility, and briefly went into showing with my previous Border Collie. During the times of trialling I used to travel all over the southwest and even entered events in the Royal Show. For a while I was a dog trainer with Bunbury & Districts Dog Training Club. Although I'm not into training and trials any more I still use the knowledge I learnt to help me understand dogs and their behaviours. I believe this helps me interact with dogs and form a bond that is really important when dog minding or dog walking.

WHY DID I BECOME A PET SITTER?

I decided to become a pet sitter after needing to obtain this service myself when I wanted to go away, and realised how stressful it can be finding the right one. Our fur babies are the most important ones in our lives and although we want to go on holidays we always have the worry of what to do with them. Although lots of dogs cope well with kennels, I found the best and less stressful solution was to have my dogs in their own home with someone coming to visit them. This way their routine isn't disrupted and they have their own place as usual.

MY SERVICES:

1. DAILY VISITS

Although I can't offer for your dog to stay at my house, if your pet or pets are happy and safe to stay in your home while you're away, then I can help you. Visiting once or twice a day as needed, I can feed and play with your pets. I'm also happy to walk well behaved dogs. I'll also make sure your yard is cleaned daily, check your letterbox, put out the bins or anything else you require to be done daily while you're away.Being retired I am not restricted to a deadline so I can spend a good amount of time with your pet and if necessary I can visit midday just to check on them.

2. "DAY SITTING"

I'm also happy to "day sit" your pet at your home. You may have a new puppy needing playtime and toilet time or a dog that has had surgery that needs company.

3. DOG WALKING

You may just need a dog walker while you're unwell or recovering from surgery or maybe just too busy, then I'm happy to do this as a regular service or one off to help you out.

No matter which service you use, I'll message and send photos to you at every visit so you can be comforted knowing your dog is safe and sound.Your fur baby will be loved and cared for as if they were my own.

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

Cancellation policy: Moderate

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

Reviews

Communication
Conscientious
Profile accuracy
Treatment of animals
Value
Dog Walking
Michelle, 2019-11-28

Allison is honest reliable and great with our fur kids 😊 very happy and will be using again.

Dog Walking
Michelle, 2019-11-25

Lovely lady, good communication and attention to detail. Our fur Kids liked her and they are a good judge of character so happy pups happy mum 😊 did a daily walk for me and sent photos, ensured they were all good and had drinks before left. Highly recommend and will be using again.

Availability

December 2019
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
January 2020
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
Available
Unavailable

Allison's Pets

Marco
English Staffordshire Terrier
Beau
Border Collie

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience

Can Administer

Oral medications

Stats

<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
4 h ago
Last activity
Facebook
Verified
SMS
Verified
Email
Verified
Allison

Allison

Pet Visits And Dog Walking Service

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

Cancellation policy: Moderate

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

Book via Pawshake to enjoy The Pawshake Guarantee, in-house customer support, booking guarantee, safe cashless payments, daily updates and more!