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Rachel

Loving Pet Care Continued At Home

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12 recurring guests
Last booked 5 days ago
Last contacted 5 days ago
Lives with 3 cats
Usually responds within few hours
7 h ago
Last activity
<4h
Response time
100%
Response rate
One home visit a day(Existing clients only)
Min. 30-minute visits in your home
12 GBP
/day
All services and rates

Unavailable

Rachel is currently not available to accept new requests.

About Rachel

*Please note: I am more suited for cat sitting due to working full time*

A graduate with BSc Honours degree in Animal Welfare & Behaviour who has a passion to provide a high level of care to your beloved pets. My employment and volunteer roles as well as my studies has provided me so far with 10 years experience.

As a full time Veterinary Nurse working in Wokingham, I enjoy the variety of pets that come to visit us.

To give peace of mind, I am fully vaccinated against covid.

If you book one visit per day please let me know if you would prefer a visit in the morning or the evening.

If you book two visits a day an early morning visit will be between 6am and 9am and evening visits will be between 5pm and 8pm, dependant on my rota.

During my time in your home I can water any plants, open/close curtains, turn lights on/off and put out the rubbish.

Prior to this I was a Cattery Supervisor in a luxury boarding cattery and small animal hotel, providing a high quality service adhering to the welfare needs of all pets from cats to chickens to rabbits, rats and geckos.

I also volunteered at Cats Protection to Trap, Neuter and release feral cats to reduce the number of unwanted cats and the spread of disease.

At the U.K. Wolf Conservation Trust as an assistant wolf handler, I handle wolves to aim to raise awareness of conservation efforts, wolf behaviour and support conservation projects. I also wrote a quarterly article in Wolf Print magazine giving insight to the benefits of varied enrichment techniques and explaining observed behaviours.

My varied experience will provide peace of mind to owners whilst away from home either for business or pleasure.

Rachel's services

At your home

One home visit a day(Existing clients only)
Book a pet sitter to stop by your home to feed and play with your pet
12 GBP
/day
Two home visits a day(Existing clients only)
Two drop-in visits for your pet
16 GBP
/day
House Sitting(Existing clients only)
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
35 GBP
/night

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

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Home Visits
Cherry, 2021-10-04

This is the second time I’ve used Rachel to look after my elderly cat Alfie. I would definitely recommend Rachel, I came home to a very happy boy! Thanks Rachel.

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Home Visits
Toby, 2021-09-25

Many thanks to Rachel for looking after our cat whilst we were away. She was brilliant. We got lots of photos and updates letting us know all was fine, and when we returned Tiggs was very happy and relaxed. Her experience with animals is evident and we won’t hesitate to use her again in future - our mog certainly hopes we do!

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Availability

Rachel's Pets

Bruno
Cat
Frankie
Cat
Heidi
Cat

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
< 1 years of experience
Familiar with dog training techniques
Can take care of exotic animals

BSc Honours in Animal Behaviour and Welfare.

Feline first aid diploma

Can Administer

Oral medications
First aid and CPR for pets
Injected medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets

Stats

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Rachel

Rachel

Loving Pet Care Continued At Home

Reading
One home visit a day(Existing clients only)
Min. 30-minute visits in your home
12 GBP
/day
All services and rates

Unavailable

Rachel is currently not available to accept new requests.

Cancellation policy: Flexible

Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards

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