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Maria

Safe, Loving, And Reliable Care

Calgary
3 times favorited
2 recurring guests
Lives with 2 cats
Usually responds within one hour
2w ago
Last activity
<1h
Response time
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 CAD for each additional pet
25 CAD
/walk
All services and rates

Unavailable

Maria is currently not available to accept new requests.

About Maria

Hello! My name is Maria and I am a graduate student here in Calgary. While I am new to the area, I have several years worth of extensive pet-sitting experience. My experience is broad, as I have cared for many different types of animals. This includes cats (I have two lovable trouble-makers of my own) as well as dogs. Specifically, I have done long-term care for both large and small dog breeds and understand the needs of both. Some breeds that I am best acquainted with include the Australian Cattle Dog, Belgian Malinois, Pomeranian, Pitbull Terrier, and Yorkshire Terrier. As such, I am well-acquainted with a variety of different temperaments and energy-levels. My visits will be catered to you and your pet's needs, such as specific feeding, exercise, grooming, play, or other care needs. My schedule is flexible and can include morning, afternoon and evening visits. I guarantee at least an hour per each home visit and will send updates, pictures, and videos of your pet each day. Each of my home visits will include feeding and watering, exercise and play, walking, litter-box cleaning, grooming and any other needs your pet may have. For dogs, I offer walks of at least 30 minutes per visit. Or, I am also happy to provide in-home excercise for your pets. For house-sitting services, I offer 24 hour house-sitting and will perform essenstial duties such as bringing in mail, watering plants, basic cleaning, etc. After my visits I always ensure that your residence is completely locked and secured upon my exit. Some of my particular experience with pets includes administering medication, grooming, being attentive to certain behaviors, dealing with multiple pet households, and helping pets with anxiety.

Finally, I have experience with a wide variety of other pets, including salt and freshwater fish, rabbits, chameleons, bearded dragons, frogs, tortoises, chinchillas, sugar gliders, and even axolotls. If you have small or exotic pets, I can provide specialized care for them.

As a pet owner and animal lover myself, I know all too well the worry that comes with leaving your pet. As such, I aim to provide you with a service that will give you peace of mind knowing that your pet is receiving the best care possible while you are away!

If you are interested in having me as a pet or house sitter, please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns!

Maria's services

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
5 CAD for each additional pet
25 CAD
/walk
One home visit a day
Book a pet sitter to stop by your home to feed and play with your pet
22 CAD
/day
Two home visits a day
Two drop-in visits for your pet
38 CAD
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
44 CAD
/night

Maria also offers

Grooming

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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Home Visits
Thibaut , 2022-03-01

Maria took great care of our bunny. She sent us some pictures and updates regularly.

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House Sitting
Mike, 2022-02-27

Maria looked after our two boys while we were away on vacation. She provided us with daily updates and pictures and left our house looking the same as when we left. We were very happy with her and will definitely be using her again!

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Availability

Maria's Pets

Ichi
Cat
Miso
Cat

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
< 1 years of experience

Can Administer

Oral medications
Injected medications

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Maria

Maria

Safe, Loving, And Reliable Care

Calgary
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 CAD for each additional pet
25 CAD
/walk
All services and rates

Unavailable

Maria 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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