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Nicole

Reliable Pet And House Sitting

New westminster
6 times favorited
5 recurring guests
Last booked 13 days ago
Last contacted 13 days ago
Last active yesterday
Lives with 1 dog and 1 cat
Usually responds within few hours
<2h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
6 CAD for each additional pet
25 CAD
/walk
All services and rates

About Nicole

I love all animals and I have experience working as a dog walker, dog sitter, and doing cat care. That was my job while I was in university. As a pet owner I know how hard it can be to try and entice your friends and family to take care of your pets while you go away yet again ;) I can also provide dependable care for all your pets, plants, and home while you are away.

I am a working professional with four fur-children of my own (2 cats and 2 dogs). I am very open to helping in anyway I can - mail collection, plant care, etc. I do work full time (8:30-4:30) in Surrey with alternate Fridays off. If your home is close enough to my work I can pop in during my lunch hour.

For dogs, I would take them out for at least 20 minutes before I leave for work and a few times after work including an hour long walk (depending on the size and abilities of the dog). I used to have an elderly cat (18 years old) so I am also very comfortable administering medications and am great at following instructions provided for me. I am open to pet sitting in different areas around the city as well. I'm happy to answer any questions you might have to decide if I would be a good fit for you :)

Nicole's services

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
6 CAD for each additional pet
25 CAD
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
25 CAD
/day

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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Home Visits
Michelle, 2020-08-03

Nicole stopped in for daily visits with our two cats while we were away for nearly two weeks. She was professional and communicative every step of the way, and is a genuinely lovely person - we felt very good about having her come into our home upon first meeting her. We received daily updates, photos, and our cats were very well taken care of. Nicole was kind enough to also look after watering our plants, and checked our mail too! We definitely recommend Nicole, and will absolutely have her look after our kitties again in the future - Thank you! =)

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Home Visits
Emily, 2020-03-25

Nicole is terrific! She has taken care of my cat a few times and is reliable, professional, and personable. Most recently I had to cut my trip short and change plans and Nicole was extremely flexible and communicative. During a very stressful time I felt secure knowing that Nicole had my back and that I could trust her to take care of my furry best friend. I will absolutely continue booking with Nicole in the future and highly recommend her!

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Availability

Nicole's Pets

Pete
Dog
Frida
Cat

Skills

Specific Skills

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

I am confident in my ability to handle all sizes and breeds of dogs. I've had experience dog sitting for an anxious pit bull and we got along quite well. I trust that owners will be able to tell me about their animals so I have no hestitations around this. As I mentioned I have experience dog walking which was either about 4 off leash on the trails in West Van or 2 on leash. I realize that off leash does not work for all dogs/areas of town so those details can be discussed. I also have cat care experience and had to administer a few medications to my own elderly kitty.

Can Administer

Oral medications
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<2h
Response time
100%
Response rate
1d ago
Last activity
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Nicole

Nicole

Reliable Pet And House Sitting

New westminster
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
6 CAD for each additional pet
25 CAD
/walk
All services and rates
Contact Nicole

Cancellation policy: Flexible

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

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