Sophia

Loving animal care

Bedminster
61 times favorited
13 recurring guests
Last booked 6 days ago
Last contacted 2 days ago
2 h ago
Last activity
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Doggy Day Care
Doggy day care
Daytime care, at the sitter's home
10 GBP for each additional pet
30 GBP
/day
All services and rates

About Sophia

Hi all! I'm Sophia, 33 and have called Bristol my home since the end of 2020. 

After graduating from a Bachelor of Psychology in Berlin I am now working as a UX Designer. From a studio space I'm renting or from home - this means that when I look after a dog in the week they'll need to be used to me working with a big walk over lunch and little play breaks throughout the day. The weekend however is for adventures 🐶 👧 🌳 

I've been surrounded by animals all my life, all starting with my biggest love Emilio (a rabbit) who turned 12 years old; cats, dogs... and I used to work as a horse riding instructor at London's Hyde Park Stable and at Sydney's Centennial Park Stables. 

While living in London I regularly looked after english pointer puppy Wallace and helped with his training and getting him used to everything a young dog needs to know in the big city. I found and adopted a very poorly cat, took care of him and named him Rufus. He’s still happy as ever in the super loving long term home I found for him when I left London.

The regular stays at farms throughout my childhood have definitely shaped me too - so if anyone has cows in need of cuddles or looking after please also get in touch, I’d love to be their friend :)

P.S i have recently moved in with my partner, who is brilliant with animals (he is a wildlife cameraman) and now live in Bedminster. We have a garden and are close to Victoria Park 🪴 

Also: I only ever look after one dog at a time!

Sophia's services

At the sitter's home

Doggy Day Care
Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog at the sitter's home.
10 GBP for each additional pet
30 GBP
/day
Dog boarding
Dog boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
10 GBP for each additional pet
35 GBP
/night

At your home

Dog Walking
Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
5 GBP for each additional pet
15 GBP
/walk
One home visit a day
One home visit a day
Book a pet sitter to stop by your home to feed and play with your pet
20 GBP
/day
Two home visits a day
Two home visits a day
Two drop-in visits for your pet
30 GBP
/day

Sophia also offers

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if canceled before 12:00 p.m. one day before the booking, 50% refund afterward.

No refund is payable if the booking is canceled on or after the start date.

Note: All times are based on the sitter’s time zone

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Dog boarding
Grant, 2024-04-03

Sophia is absolutely amazing with Willow. Communication is also brilliant. She looked after Willow when she was a puppy and built a real bond with her then. It was lovely for them to spend time together again, and we got some brilliant photos of all the fun they were having.

Would highly recommend Sophia.

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Dog boarding
Ruth, 2024-02-21

Everything went great, as always. Sophia, once again was a lifesaver and we traveled with peace of mind knowing that our dog was in the best hands.

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Availability

About Sophia's Home

Accepted pets

Dog sizes
0-40 kg
Dog ages
1-20 years
Dog sex
Female & Male
Ferrets
all kinds
Small animals
rodents, rabbits, ...

Sophia's home

A medium outdoor area
Has no kids
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban, City park & Country side

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English & German
+20 years of experience
I hold a trainer licence and regularly teach children and adults horse riding lessons

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Sophia

Sophia

Loving animal care

Bedminster
Doggy Day Care
Doggy day care
Daytime care, at the sitter's home
10 GBP for each additional pet
30 GBP
/day
All services and rates
Contact Sophia

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if canceled before 12:00 p.m. one day before the booking, 50% refund afterward.

No refund is payable if the booking is canceled on or after the start date.

Note: All times are based on the sitter’s time zone

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