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Rebecca

Animal Loving Pet/ House Sitter :)

Nelson
1 time favorited
2 recurring guests
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Response time
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Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
7 NZD for each additional pet
22 NZD
/walk
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About Rebecca

Kia Ora! My name's Rebecca.

Currently taking bookings in Nelson and Tasman from Thursday 14th May as we move into level 2.

I will be practising social distancing so repeat clients who I have met please get in touch if you need animal care. New potential clients please message in the first instance and we can organise either a phone/video or distanced meet and greet for you and your animals. I will be bringing wipes and hand sanitizer with me to wipe down anything I touch such as leads, toys, door handles etc. I will also be keeping a log of contacts for tracing if needed and asking that if you or your animals are unwell that we reschedule.

I work mostly with cats and dogs both in housesitting, visits and dog walking.

I have experience with a range of breeds, sizes and temperaments some including labs, poodles, puppies, older dogs, smaller dogs, pedigree cats, long haired cats, kittens, socially anxious/ separation anxiety animals, fish, pigs, chickens, animals with high needs, health conditions and degenerative conditions.

I have experience walking a range of dogs including puppies; Staffy crosses, poodle crosses, retrievers and labs, and love mixed breed dogs of all sizes. I am happy to walk multiple dogs at once.

I ask that you communicate your dogs understanding of basic commands such as sit, wait, and how well they walk on a lead and how they respond to other dogs. I encourage off-lead exercise where practical.

I work part-time so I always have time to give your animals attention and exercise. Very flexible with availability currently.

When I am not working I enjoy running, dance, Pilates, art, spending time with my family and gardening. You animals will be well cared for, given cuddles, walked/ or run if they are able to, fed and given treats (if allowed).

I am happy to provide dog walking, running, trips to the beach, park or river, animal home visits. I am respectful and tidy. I enjoy keeping in contact with my house owners and often send photos and updates during stays. I have a clean police record. I am happy to administer medication.

I ask for emergency contact details, vet details and a run-through of your animals' routines and into about the house ie. keys, security. I welcome any questions. I look forward to hearing from you!

Nga Mihi, Rebecca

Rebecca's services

At your home

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

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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Home Visits
Rebecca, 2020-05-29

Rebecca is fantastic. Repeat customer here, she is great with our little dogs

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House Sitting
Nicola, 2020-03-18

Rebecca was amazing housesitting our 2 cats. Throughout the stay she sent timely daily updates and photos of our cats so we need had a single moment of concern. Rebecca is professional and was most flexible and accommodating when we needed to add an extra night onto her stay. I can't recommend her enough.

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Availability

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
< 5 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals

dog walking including large dogs, experience with animals who have anxiety, small dogs, ageing cats, Happy to mix specific food/medication. have looked after fish, chickens, and pigs and love birds.

Can Administer

Oral medications
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

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Response time
100%
Response rate
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Rebecca

Rebecca

Animal Loving Pet/ House Sitter :)

Nelson
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
7 NZD for each additional pet
22 NZD
/walk
All services and rates
Contact Rebecca

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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