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Michelle

At Your Pooch’s Service !

Godstone
1 time favorited
1 recurring guest
Lives with 2 dogs
Lives with Dachshund Amber
100%
Response rate
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
20 GBP for each additional pet
30 GBP
/night
All services and rates

About Michelle

Hello and welcome !

My name is Michelle, I‘m 55 years old and adore all animals.... I offer "Doggy Day Care" and "Home Boarding" at my home, which include walks, playing and snuggles! (I can collect and deliver, additional charge of 50p per mile). I also offer a "24hr House & Pet Sitting Service" in your home. ..... All dogs that come to stay in our home, will never be left alone, they will be loved, pampered and treated as if they were ours. They will have the run of our house and 100ft, fully enclosed (inescapable!!) garden. We even have a small dog flap, which ours use all the time. Our fur babies sleep with us and yours can do the same, but if your baby sleeps in a crate, then that is fine too. I can accommodate all scenarios. Daily, I offer a run in a nearby field or woods. Or I drive to a country park or Tilgate Park in Crawley, where dogs can run and

swim ! Also pavement walks. And sometimes the beach ! ..... If I come to stay in your home, I will base myself at yours fully, for the time I'm required, so I can carry on your pet's schedule, in your absence.

I am married, with a stepdaughter who is 14, she visits us every other weekend. My husband arrives home from work early afternoon, so there will be plenty of company. We have our own 2 fur babies, Lilly a 3 yrs old Yorkshire Terrier & Amber a 3 yrs old Dachshund. We rescued Amber when she was one. We have had many dogs, ranging in size from a Border Collie to a Chihuahua (and cats) over the past 30 years, which we have trained from puppies.

When my children were young, we also had many small furry animals, which included 2 ferrets !

I have recently downsized my decorating business, to allow myself more quality time at home and to branch out into something less physical ! Animal care is something I’ve been wanting to do for years, but haven’t had enough spare time and now i have. I’m looking forward to swapping paintbrushes for dog leads, full time !

I look forward to hearing from you x

Michelle's services

At the sitter's home

Dog boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
20 GBP for each additional pet
30 GBP
/night
Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog at the sitter's home.
15 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
10 GBP for each additional pet
15 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
65 GBP
/night

Michelle 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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Dog boarding
Fiona, 2020-07-14

Michelle did an outstanding job of looking after our mini dachshund puppy for 8 days - we wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her. Our puppy Charlie was warmly welcomed into Michelle’s home and treated like one of the family. Michelle sent us frequent videos, photos and updates of him so we could relax on holiday knowing what a fun time he was having! Charlie loved playing with Michelle’s 2 small dogs and kitten, and enjoyed the lovely garden, walks and toys. You couldn’t find a better, more caring sitter to look after your fur baby!

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Dog Walking
Lindsay, 2020-01-28

I cannot fault Michelle - she is great with our dog, she keeps in constant contact with messages and photos during the day and is very organised with dates, arrangements and confirmations. Our dog obviously loves being with Michelle so much that when we picked him up the first time there was no rushing to get out of the door, he just lay down and waited for us to finish our conversation - praise indeed!

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Availability

Michelle's Pets

Lilly
Yorkshire Terrier
Amber
Dachshund

About Michelle's Home

Accepted pets

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

Michelle's home

A medium outdoor area
has kids older than ten
24/7 supervision
A fully fenced backyard
Emergency transport

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban, Country side & Forest

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+20 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

100%
Response rate
2w ago
Last activity
SMS
Verified
Email
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Michelle

Michelle

At Your Pooch’s Service !

Godstone
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
20 GBP for each additional pet
30 GBP
/night
All services and rates
Contact Michelle

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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