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Irina

Claws N' Paws

Edinburgh
2 times favorited
5 recurring guests
Last active 5 days ago
Lives with 1 cat
Usually responds within few hours
<2h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 GBP for each additional pet
10 GBP
/walk
All services and rates

About Irina

Hello! My name is Irina, I'm a part-time student and art enthusiast. I grew up with multiple pets, from cats and dogs to chinchillas and parrots. Since moving to Scotland, I've missed being surrounded by animals so pet sitting is an excellent way to make some new furry friends! I'm trying to start my own dog walking/pet sitting company after gaining comprehensive experience running an unofficial cat shelter with over 30 cats at a time, a dog obedience training programme, as well was volunteering at a dog shelter in Stirling. Most cats at the shelter were feral, orphan newborns or elder cats with disabilities so they all had different behaviours and needs. At the shelter in Stirling I dealt mostly with lovely Staffies, taking them for a walk and making sure they have been given positive training and treats! I have an extremely social cat, he was found as a stray by my friend and I 6 years ago. He is very friendly and curious with all animals. Looking forward to meet all of you!

Irina'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 GBP for each additional pet
10 GBP
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
17 GBP for two visits a day
10 GBP
/day
House Sitting
A pet sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
27 GBP
/night

Irina also offers

Dog training

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
Jeff, 2020-03-17

Irina is a fantastic cat sitter! She communicated proactively before, during and after the sitting period and was flexible when we decided to return early. I would highly recommend!

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Home Visits
Nicky, 2020-03-10

Very pleased with the care that Irina gave our 2 cats - would recommend

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Availability

Irina's Pets

Gatinho
Cat

Skills

Specific Skills

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

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<2h
Response time
100%
Response rate
5d ago
Last activity
SMS
Verified
Email
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Irina

Irina

Claws N' Paws

Edinburgh
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 GBP for each additional pet
10 GBP
/walk
All services and rates

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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