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Need help taking care of your pet?

  • Pet day care
  • Pet sitting
  • Pet grooming
  • Pet boarding
  • Pet transport
  • … or anything else
It only takes 2 minutes. And it's free.
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
No job too big or too small
No job too big or too small
Free insurance coverage
Free insurance coverage
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Secure cashless payments
Same day / next day service available
Same day / next day service available

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Recent Pet Care reviews in Ballarat

"great, oscar enjoyed staying there and being looked after"

Cat minder


"Great friendly service! It was fantastic to get updates everyday on my boy Frank. Awesome dog sitter! Highly recommended "

Urgent dog sitter


"Matt & his partner could not have looked after my cats better. Highly recommend there services."

I need pet sitting services


"Jane did a great job minding my dog. She was patient and caring and communicated well throughout."

Dog minding


"Absolutely wonderful from the first contact all the way to delivery of my happy puppy. Thank you highly recommend"

I need pet transport


"Fantastic experience. Courteous, professional service. Thank you for bringing our new pet. Wholeheartedly recommend Vijay. Blessings. "

Pet transport


What's the average cost of a pet care expert in Ballarat

$90 - $330







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What do pet care services include?

Pet care services go beyond basic care for your pets - they can also help with boarding, companionship, and exercise. Importantly, they can help you look after your pet if you’re unable to or if you’ll be away. Here are a range of pet care services available to help with your pet:

Pet sitting & boarding

Most pet owners consider boarding kennels for their pets when they’re heading away overnight or for an extended period, but your pet can also stay in your home or in the home of a registered pet sitter. Some pet boarding services also offer a day care service for those pets that don’t like to be left alone during the day. At a pet-boarding service, your pet will receive food, exercise, and comfortable bedding as well as the company of people and dogs around them. There may also be music and air conditioning in some places. Or if you choose a pet, dog, or cat sitting services, your pet can stay in familiar surroundings and keep to their routine. This is especially helpful for anxious pets or those that need constant supervision.

Dog walking & exercise

If you’re working long hours or heading away on holiday, dog walking services can help your pooch get their daily workout to keep them happy and healthy. During the walk, they’ll burn off energy and ward of feelings of boredom and restlessness for when they’re back home alone. You can book dog walking as a one-off or regular service, and your dog may be walked with others if it’s comfortable with socialisation. Your dog walker will use your dog’s normal collar and lead, plus bring along treats to encourage good behaviour. They’ll walk your dog for around 30 minutes, before bringing them safely back into your home or yard.

Washing & grooming

Washing and grooming are necessary for every pet’s health and wellbeing. Specialised pet grooming (including cat grooming and dog grooming) services are equipped to bathe your pet with minimal mess and fess. Your pet groomer will wash and dry your pet’s coat, clip fur, trim nails, and administer any pest treatments in a single appointment. You’ll likely need to book pet grooming around once a month, ensuring your brush your pet’s fur to keep it clear of dirt between appointments.

Dog training

Getting help with dog training can be the quickest way to a house-trained and obedient pet. Dog training will help to improve your dog’s behaviours such as digging, jumping, and barking, while also giving them a chance to socialise with other dogs. Training can be done individually or as part of a group. Many new pet owners enrol their dogs into puppy preschool from as young as 8 weeks to encourage good behaviour early on.

Recent Pet Care tasks in Ballarat

Dog Sitting


Ballarat VIC, Australia

19th Sep 2022

We have a new born baby and two larger dogs at home that need some extra attention and some space to run. Looking for someone with land (fenced in) in the area that may like to take the dogs for 2-3 day stretches every fortnight. Prefer people with Dog experience if possible and would like a paid intro day to test when we can. - Due date: Flexible

In home dog sitting


Scotsburn VIC, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

Looking for someone trustworthy to stay over for a two nights between July 3rd and July 6th on our small farm in Scotsburn in order to look after our beautiful Maremma and 3 Cats while we take a short vacation. - Due date: Flexible

Kristy looked after our cats and fussy old Maremma while we took a short break. She is friendly, trustworthy and provided updates to put our mind at ease. Highly recommended.

Cat feeding


Ballarat East VIC, Australia

6th Jun 2022

I need someone to feed my cat for two weeks while I care for my Dad in Bendigo when he gets out of hospital. If you could visit every second day and leave out two days worth of food that would be great. I can meet you and show you the ropes and give you a key. My cat is a dear old girl. She has access to the outdoors and so no need to deal with litter trays. - Due date: Before Thursday, 30 June 2022

I have no hesitation in recommending Kristy-Anne. She looked after my cat for me while I was caring for my father after surgery. She was reliable, friendly and clearly passionate about animals. She sent me regular updates and photos of my cat which I really appreciated. Five stars and more than happy to recommend.

Dog sitting


Ballarat VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2022

Would like our elderly dog looked after so we can have a look around at the Attractions, in Ballarat. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday,27th Feb 2022 and Monday 28th Feb it will only be while we are out exploring with our children.

My cat has ripped the leather on my coucb


Ballan VIC, Australia

29th Jan 2022

My cat has ripped a little bit of the coroner of my couch I need it replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 2nd Feb 2022

Fish tank repair


Ballarat Central VIC 3350, Australia

23rd Dec 2021

Resilicon fish tank water proof - Due date: Flexible

Dog sitting Toy Poodle


Daylesford VIC, Australia

18th Dec 2021

We are going out to dinner and need someone to look after our toy poodle Ruby, she is very well behaved. It would be at the hotel we are staying in Daylesford. 7pm - 10pm - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 9th Jan 2022

Bath and groom


Creswick VIC, Australia

14th Aug 2022

Bath with haircut deknotted toenail clip - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Help picking up a water tank


Ballarat VIC, Australia

20th Jun 2022

Pick up a water tank in Ballarat and drop it off in Warburton or Endeavour hills. - Due date: Before Friday, 24 June 2022

Dog sitting


Ballarat East VIC 3350, Australia

21st Apr 2022

Dog sitting just for the day on Saturday 23rd between 9-6. Hi I am looking for someone in Ballarat, preferably female with no other pets, to hang out with my little dog this Saturday. She is a very sweet girl who likes to play and cuddle. I'll be back by 6 and can drop her off and pick her up.

Very happy with service!

My house cleaned really well.


Bonshaw VIC 3352, Australia

7th Feb 2022

I've just come home from Queensland, my house looks like it's been trashed. I had a couple here supposedly to look after my dogs, and the house! It looks like a bomb went off in my home! My left arm is totally out of action, I've broken a bone in my arm! I was in Queensland looking after a very sick friend, and i was in shock when I walked into my home! - Due date: Before Saturday, 12th Feb 2022

Sarah and Tara did an absolutely amazing job of thoroughly cleaning my home! They really went above and beyond what I was expecting to have done! 10 star rating! Beautiful ladies, I would highly recommend them! Thank you so very much! Kind regards, Lynne Davey🤗

Dog sitting


Ballarat VIC, Australia

11th Jan 2022

We need our dog looked after. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 12th Jan 2022

Haircut at home


Ballarat VIC, Australia

20th Dec 2021

Regular haircuts or once off at my home in Ballarat - Due date: Flexible

A netted cat enclosure down side of house


Ballarat VIC, Australia

22nd Sep 2022

A netted cat enclosure down side of house - Due date: Before Friday, 30 September 2022

Accommodation Cleaner


Daylesford - Hepburn Springs VIC, Australia

28th Jul 2022

We are after an experienced housekeeper to cleaner our accommodation 2 or 3 times a week. 2- 4 hr shifts depending on the booking size. Paying $35 hr. Must have their own ABN, referees and up to date vaccination status. Due date: Flexible

Mobile DOG Wash and Groomer


Bealiba VIC, Australia

13th Jun 2022

My 2 Maltese Shi/Tzus need a haircut and bath. Please send details of cost and availability asap. Thank you. - Due date: Before Sunday, 31 July 2022

House and Pet Sitting


Victoria, Australia

24th Feb 2022

I'm looking for a house/pet sitter for a week in March (7th-11th) and again in April (11th-17th) with some flexibility in dates. We live on a large property, and my partner and I often need to travel for work. We have two miniature fox terriers (Banjo and Wanda) and would love to have someone come and stay with them when we go away. I've left the location vague as we're open to paying the right person and they don't necessarily need to be local, but the property is approximately 3 hours drive north of Melbourne. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 7th Mar 2022

Doggy sitting


Balmoral QLD, Australia

30th Jan 2022

Daily doggy daycare, when I work long shift. 2 year old overly friendly Frenchie

Remove rubbish from shed.


Ballarat VIC, Australia

11th Jan 2022

Need back shed cleaned out, and the dog play pen and baby play pen gone, and anything around it. Afterpay would be great please. - Due date: Before Friday, 14th Jan 2022

Great job! Thank you. Very pleased

Fish tank clean and maintaining service


Lucas VIC 3350, Australia

20th Dec 2021

Warm water fish tank been neglected for 4 months, needs good clean water change and further maintenance. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 20th Dec 2021