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Bonnie

Experienced Dog Walker, Pet Sitter

Edinburgh
14 times favorited
11 recurring guests
Last booked 5 days ago
Last contacted today
Usually responds within one day
8 h ago
Last activity
<14h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
5 GBP for each additional pet
40 GBP
/night
All services and rates

About Bonnie

I am a huge animal lover, who began dog walking in my local community when I was 10 years old. I quickly progressed to dog sitting and dog boarding at home, which I continued to do over the next 8 years. In the years following, I became very mobile, however, I then returned to a position where I could offer loving care again.

Growing up, I owned guinea pigs and chickens. I also cared for numerous neighbours' cats and fish whilst they were away. I always take my friends' dogs on walks whenever I have the opportunity, and will play with and care for their pets for hours when I visit/stay with them. I really can't wait until I am in a position to own my own pets again, and I will treat your pets as though they are my own - I have a lot of love to give to all types of animals!

 I used to horse-ride when I was younger and spent lots of hours volunteering at the stables, where I was surrounded by all sorts of animals. I have also volunteered at an animal shelter in the USA, taking dogs on walks and playing with them and the cats. I love being outside, and spend a lot of my time walking or cycling. I also love to draw and paint animals- I've uploaded some photographs of some of the paintings that I've done.

I am a teacher and have a valid disclosure. I also spent two summers working abroad at children's summer camps in the USA, where I was lucky to have close contact with many dogs who lived there too! 

 

I can feed, check water, and offer lots of love and affection and company. I can offer day visits and also stay at yours. My day visits are for 30 minutes and I can visit once or twice per day. My husband (an animal-lover too!) has often looked after pets with me and I will often ask if you are happy for him to join me so that we can give your pet(s) double the love. However, if you or your pets would not be comfortable with that then we completely respect that. Please don't hesitate to ask me any questions, and I am happy to meet beforehand! I really hope that you feel happy in reading all about me and my experience, and know that I'm really excited to meet you and your pet, and to give him/her lots of love, care and affection!

Please note: Because I am a teacher, I unfortunately cannot look after your pet during the day on a weekday in the term-time. Holidays, however, are an entirely different matter!

Bonnie's services

At the sitter's home

Dog boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
5 GBP for each additional pet
40 GBP
/night
Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog at the sitter's home.
8 GBP for each additional pet
25 GBP
/day

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
8 GBP for each additional pet
17 GBP
/walk
One home visit a day
Book a pet sitter to stop by your home to feed and play with your pet
15 GBP
/day
Two home visits a day
Two drop-in visits for your pet
20 GBP
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
40 GBP
/night

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if canceled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterward. No refund is payable if the booking is canceled on or after the start date.

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Home Visits
Alberto, 2022-07-12

Bonnie was great with our cat Caesar, would definitely recommend her!

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House Sitting
Sarah, 2022-07-11

Bonnie was an excellent pet sitter and looked after my dog and cat perfectly despite their special needs ie nervousness and physical disabilities. She gave me daily updates and raised any concerns about them with me immediately. I would highly recommend her to anyone and would use her again without hesitation.

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About Bonnie's Home

Accepted pets

Bonnie's home

An apartment
A medium outdoor area
Has no kids

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English & French
+10 years of experience

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Bonnie

Bonnie

Experienced Dog Walker, Pet Sitter

Edinburgh
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
5 GBP for each additional pet
40 GBP
/night
All services and rates
Contact Bonnie

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if canceled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterward. No refund is payable if the booking is canceled on or after the start date.

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