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Holly

Veterinary Assistant Animal Care

Glasgow
3 times favorited
3 recurring guests
Lives with 1 pet
Usually responds within one day
<6h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 GBP for each additional pet
12 GBP
/walk
All services and rates

About Holly

Hi I’m Holly,

I have been pet sitting and dog walking for 8 years now.

I’ve always been fascinated by animals. My love and curiosity inspired me that I ended up pursuing my career in caring for them.

I’m currently working as an Animal Care Assistant and have volunteered over the years with, The Dogs trust, The Cats Protection League and Blair Drummond Safari Park.

I’ve worked with a variety of animals from farm animals to large cats and even elephants in South Africa.

I'm experienced with dog training and have experience with puppy training also. I've spent time training stray dogs in Portugal, using positive reinforcement methods.

I love working with dogs and have a real enthusiasm when working with them. There is nothing better than getting to see the sheer excitement and a waggy tail about to go for a walk.

I live next to kelvin grove park and the walkway so I can offer dog walks around the area.

I find myself familiar with cat behaviour, handling and care and I can offer house sitting or popping in once or twice a day, if you are planning a holiday or long weekend away.

I’m aware that kennels and unfamiliar environments can sometimes be stressful for pets, especially when owners are absent.

You can relax knowing your pet is being cared for at home with their own comforts.

Holly'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
12 GBP
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
25 GBP for two visits a day
15 GBP
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
35 GBP
/night

Holly also offers

Dog training
Pick up / drop off

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
Audrey, 2019-05-20

Holly is very kind hearted to both pet and pet owners. This is second time she has been very accommodating in the booking dates and times. Really great to go away on holidays and know she is very reliable. Came home to a very happy cat.

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House Sitting
Ian, 2019-01-02

Took excellent care of our cat and home for 6 nights. Very friendly with great communication throughout. Clearly very good with animals, even fussy ones like our cat. Would book Holly again.

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Availability

Holly's Pets

Piggy
Guinea pig

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+10 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals

HNC Animal Care

HND Animal Care

NC Animal Care

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<6h
Response time
100%
Response rate
2w ago
Last activity
Phone interviewed
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SMS
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Email
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Holly

Holly

Veterinary Assistant Animal Care

Glasgow
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
5 GBP for each additional pet
12 GBP
/walk
All services and rates
Contact Holly

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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