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Amelia

Expert Pet Care

Christchurch
2 times favorited
1 recurring guest
Usually responds within one hour
<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
15 NZD for each additional pet
25 NZD
/night
All services and rates

Unavailable

Amelia is currently not available to accept new requests.

About Amelia

Hello!

I have many years of experience in pet sitting, as well as house and farm sitting. My background is in agriculture and I have a bachelor's degree in animal sciences with a concentration in behavior and wellbeing. I've taken care of a wide array of animals from young to very elderly. Dogs, cats, birds, rodents, horses, and many farm animals!

I've had lots of pets over the years, and understand very well the concern owners feel for their animals when they are busy, or gone on holiday. Animals in my care will receive the upmost amount of attention, walks or play-time that they desire.

For dog boarding: Me and my husband enjoy a spacious backyard, fully fenced. We do have carpet in the house, so will only take potty-trained pets, but are understanding when accidents happen due to excitement, nervousness, or age. No restriction of dog size, I am used to very small to very large breeds. Vaccinations are preferred if pet stays at my house, but not required if your fur baby has minimal to no behavioral issues. Cats and other small pets are also welcome to board.

Thorough and/or frequent updates will be given as much as you prefer to receive. I hope that you will feel very comfortable that your pets are in professional and competent hands.

- Amelia

Amelia's services

At the sitter's home

Dog Boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
15 NZD for each additional pet
25 NZD
/night
Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog at the sitter's home.
15 NZD for each additional pet
25 NZD
/day

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
8 NZD for each additional pet
15 NZD
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
25 NZD for two visits a day
15 NZD
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
30 NZD
/night

Amelia also offers

Pick up / drop off

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if cancelled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterwards
Doggy day care and dog walks always have flexible cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards. No refund is possible after the booking has started.

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Dog Walking
Kishion, 2020-02-27

Amelia was great and went above and beyond for our furry friend. We will definitely use in the future.

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Dog Boarding
Brooke, 2020-02-25

Amelia was an awesome host to my fur babies and kept me regularly informed of how they were going throughout the day along with lovely photos :) Would definitely recommend and would use her for pet sitting again!!! Thank you so much for loving them while I was away!!

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Availability

About Amelia's Home

Accepted pets

Puppies
< 1 year
Dog sizes
0-80 kg
Dog ages
0-20 years
Dog sex
Female & Male
Cats
all kinds
Small animals
rodents, rabbits, ...

Amelia's home

A medium outdoor area
Has no kids
24/7 supervision
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Skills

Specific Skills

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

- 5 year degree in Animal Sciences with a concentration in Behavior and Wellbeing

Can Administer

Oral medications
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<1h
Response time
100%
Response rate
3w ago
Last activity
SMS
Verified
Email
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Amelia

Amelia

Expert Pet Care

Christchurch
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
15 NZD for each additional pet
25 NZD
/night
All services and rates

Unavailable

Amelia is currently not available to accept new requests.

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if cancelled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterwards
Doggy day care and dog walks always have flexible cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards. No refund is possible after the booking has started.

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