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Fiona

Calm, Gentle, Reassuring Pet Care

London
4 times favorited
1 recurring guest
Usually responds within one day
<5h
Response time
100%
Response rate
Dog walking
Min. 30-minute walks
10 GBP for each additional pet
16 GBP
/walk
All services and rates

About Fiona

Hi, I'm Fiona. I'm in my mid forties and I'm an NHS mental healthcare clinician and sometime freelance digital arts tutor based in London. I’m currently also studying Illustration at post-graduate level, in my spare time.

I am an honest, reliable, gentle, considerate, friendly and conscientious animal-lover who would love the opportunity to provide a high quality pet care service for you.

Much of my work is done from home throughout the week which allows for day to day flexibility in accommodating your pet care needs. Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you would like to discuss your requirements.

I adore animals, and miss being able to have furry friends around, so being able to provide pet care for others suits my current circumstances perfectly, since I cannot keep pets where I live. Pet sitting is a great way to make the most of my affinity with animals, and to contribute a valuable service to pet owners in the process.

My experience

Extensive previous house and pet-sitting experience. Many previous satisfied and repeat clients.

I adore animals, and am able to build rapport with them very quickly to put them at ease. Previous devoted cat-owner of many years experience.

Highly responsible and caring nature.

Respect for your home, pets and possessions.

Able to give your pets lots of attention, company and reassurance.

Very patient, calm and reassuring with nervous or anxious animals.

When providing overnight care, I seek to ensure maximum peace of mind for you in your home so that you can relax whilst away, safe in the knowledge that your home and its furry (and leafy) occupants are being well looked after. Happy to keep in regular phone or email contact with you, and to include photos of your pet/s too, as part of the service.

I also seek to be very considerate and accommodating towards any pet's individual needs and quirks, especially while they're adjusting to their owners' temporary absence.

I set high standards for myself in all that I take on. I am also practical, resourceful, organised and self-reliant.

Prepared to consider travelling beyond London for longer sits.

Thanks for bearing me in mind. I look forward to discussing your situation and particular requirements in more detail if you'd like to get in touch.

Fiona's services

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
10 GBP for each additional pet
16 GBP
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
30 GBP for two visits a day
18 GBP
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
28 GBP
/night

Fiona also offers

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
Catherine, 2018-10-03

Fiona really out our minds at ease about leaving Lola, and sent us wonderful updates. She really listened to what we said about care while we were away and we would definitely book her again. thank you!

Availability

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
< 5 years of experience

Trainee mental health clinician - caring, committed, conscientious

Clean driving license

Can Administer

Oral medications
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<5h
Response time
100%
Response rate
7w ago
Last activity
SMS
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Email
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Fiona

Fiona

Calm, Gentle, Reassuring Pet Care

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