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Faith O

Beckenham England


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"Faith is an excellent cleaner and cleaned our entire 1 bedroom flat top to toe in the space of 4 hours. She is a lovely friendly lady, listened to wha..."

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"Not as detailed as expected for a deep clean."

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Abdessamad G

Battersea England


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"Abdessamad was fantastic! On time and very communicative. Did exactly what was asked. Would definitely work with him again."

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"Great reliable and friendly guys - super professional - Highly recommended 👍🏼"

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Denisa D

South Kensington England


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"Denisa was diligent, hard working with good attention to details. Would hire again."

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"Reliable and thoughtful chap, comes recommended."

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Why find a local pet sitter through Airtasker?

Looking for a professional pet sitter? Whether you’re a pet owner planning a holiday or you work long hours, you’ll soon need to find a pet sitter near you to take care of your furry, scaly, and feathered friends. Your pet sitter can pop around to your home on a casual basis to feed and exercise animals. Or you can hire a pet sitter to look after your pets long-term while you travel. Professional pet sitting is a great way to ensure your pets can stay in their usual home environment and you don’t have to pay expensive boarding kennel fees.

Finding a pet sitter is as simple as posting your task on Airtasker. You’ll hear from top-rated local pet sitters who will love your animals just as much as you do.

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Top Pet Sitting related questions

What are the benefits of a long-term pet sitter over a boarding kennel?

Boarding kennels can be expensive for you and frightening for your pet. A pet sitter who comes to your home will ensure your pet can stay comfortable in their usual environment and you might even save on fees. Plus, a long-term pet sitter may also be available to help with house sitting while you’re away for long periods of time.

Should I get in-home pet sitting and house sitting, or drop my pet off?

It depends on the arrangement offered by your pet sitter and what you and your pet feel more comfortable with. You might meet with your pet sitter before you commit to help you decide what option will work best for everyone.

Do you have to have a license to be a pet sitter?

No. Pet sitters don’t need a license in Australia, or any specific qualifications.

How do I find a good pet sitter?

The best place to find pet sitter is on Airtasker. A good pet sitter will have high ratings, glowing reviews, and evidence of working with happy pet owners in the past.

How much should I pay a pet sitter?

While the average cost of dog sitters is between $50 and $200 on Airtasker, the exact price will depend on your location, how often you need the service, the number and type of pets, and how much care is needed.

Do I need a specialist licence?

For certain types of tasks, you may need someone who has a specialist licence and also additional insurance. Please make sure that you confirm that a Tasker has the relevant licence and insurance before accepting an offer.

What does professional pet sitting include?

Pet sitters will give your pets the practical care they need, as well as love and attention they crave while you’re away. Professional pet sitters are experienced in looking after dogs, cats, birds, chickens, ducks, snakes, rats, mice, guinea pigs, fish, horses, cows, and many more animals. Some ways your pet sitter may help are:

Feeding your pet

Most pets need feeding once or twice a day, plus water checked, changed, and topped up. Your professional pet sitter will make sure your pet has fresh, clean water and that they’re fed on schedule with the right quantities and foods, as specified in your instructions. If your pet has special dietary requirements, you can let your pet sitter know so they can accommodate them. 

Exercising your pet

While some pets get enough exercise from running around their enclosure or yard area, if you have a dog, they’ll probably need regular walks. Whether it’s three times a day or just a couple of times a week, your pet sitter can take your dog for a walk so they stay fit, happy, and healthy while you’re on holidays or working late in the office.

Cleaning up

Don’t come home from your holiday or a long day at work to a messy house, yard, or cage. Your pet sitter can take care of all kinds of pet messes so you don’t have to stress. They’ll pick up dog droppings and dispose of them in the bin, change kitty litter as needed, and replace the newspaper in the bottom of your bird or reptile enclosure. Plus, if you’re on an extended holiday, your pet sitter can help arrange pet grooming services like dog trimming and dog washing.

Catering to special requirements

Do you have a dog with diabetes or cat with cataracts? If your pet needs extra special attention, let your professional pet sitter know. Most pet sitters are experienced in pets with special needs, including daily injections, specific diets, giving oral medications, and more. They can even help arrange visits to the vet if your pet needs some extra care. 

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Wentworth, Surrey

13th Nov 2019

Hi, I was looking for someone to look after our dog this weekend.

Pet sitting and walking jobs needed-Mid Glamorgan


Penrhys, Mid Glamorgan

14th Jun 2019

I have lived with dogs and other pets my entire life and have been around various pets, all I need to know is the pets's schedule (if they have one) to ensure they are well looked after. If I need (trust is there) in your home then I will keep your house as clean as I entered, if not even cleaner, your privacy will be upheld and respected I will ensure you have regular updates to ensure they are happy if you are away for a long period. I will make up a information pack of your pet to ensure the best care I can provide.

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Greenhill, Greater London

22nd Mar 2019

Hi I work full time I have a lovely jack Russel who just need letting I'm the garden and a play for 30 mins a day I will be working shift work one week late one week earlys need some on reliable as this is a ongoing job offer

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Chorlton Cum Hardy, Greater Manchester

19th Nov 2018

To look after my two kitties. For 3 weeks in your own home. Must keep them indoors at all times

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Alexandra Park, Greater London

30th Sep 2018

Need a place/person for my dog to stay while I arrange travel for her to join me in Nashville Tennessee. 3 weeks stay. Well socialised and friendly with dogs and sweet with children. Labrador boxer mix, 1 1/2 year old girl.

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Headingley, West Yorkshire

5th Sep 2018

I need somebody to look after my two dogs for the upcoming weekend. Food for the dogs will be provided.

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Clapham, Greater London, SW4

6th Aug 2018

Hi, I need someone to pop in to see the cat whilst I am away for a few days this week and next. It would be Thursday to Tuesday this week. Spending around a half hour with him or so.

Reliable and thoughtful chap, comes recommended.

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The Borough, Greater London

6th Nov 2019

Hi, I am looking for a tentative, diligent animal lover to pet sit for my chihuahua while I am away. From the 2nd - 19th December 2019. My requirement is that she is pet sitted within your own home and would prefer that she is cared for by someone who dose NOT have young children (as I have found that younger children often treat her like a toy and want to play with her in a way that is 1. either to rough or 2. Which can cause her harm). I would also prefer that she is cared for in a residence where she is not left alone all day. Parts of the day is fine but not all day! Eg, from 8am - 6pm therefore this task would not suit a person who works Monday - Friday 9-5. Requirements: - I would require someone who has had/has pet sitting experience or who has owned a dog before. - Reference/s (not from family or friends) - Recent DBS check under 6 months - Meet and Greet before task date

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South Kensington, Greater London, SW7

14th Jun 2019

I need a loving person with good references to watch my three toy sized and very snuggly older papillons from Friday pm until Monday pm. They don’t require much walking, but they do require a lot of snuggling and love. They’re wonderful little dogs and very cuddly. I have a 120M2 apartment with all mod cons 2 mins from the Kings Road. I ask that you are very responsible and have a lot of love for animals. They’re my little children.

Pet Sitting, Childminding, Cleaning OFFERS welcome


Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

12th Jan 2019

Mature lady mid 30s available for odd jobs around the home, I can manage light tasks as I'm in the early stages of pregnancy, I am flexible as this is my first baby, I live alone with no other commitments to take care of. I could really do with the extra income so if you can provide me part time work in between midwife and GP appointments I will be happy to discuss.

Dog sitting/ daycare


West Wickham, Greater London

8th Oct 2018

Anyone interested in looking after my Dalmatian puppy Monday to Friday he’s 9 months all up to date with vacs, wormed and flees. He’s a really hyper dog loves to play and go on walks. He is toilet trained and can do a few tricks. Just need someone who can look after him while I’m at work. I’m offering £10 a day so £50 a week.

Cat sitting


Stamford Hill, Greater London

18th Sep 2018

hey, my name is Zara chambers. I have animal care level 3 and I will love to work looking after peoples cats/kitten to gain experience. I enjoy looking after cats as animals are my passion. I have 2 kittens of my own, I love and adore them. I love taking care of them i even take them to forest walk. i promise to feeding your cat on time play with cat and give your cat the love and attention that it deserve. I want to do cat sitting as I want to learn more about cats that are not mine and gain more experience and it would just be lovely to make a new fluffy friend. Thanks, zara

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Headingley, West Yorkshire

29th Aug 2018

I need you to look after my fish for a day while i'm away. They'll need feeding and the tank will need cleaning.

Great help and really friendly! Would definitely work with Cameron again

Cat Sitting


South Lambeth, Greater London, SW8

2nd Dec 2019

Looking for someone to come and stay at my house from 22 Dec to 27 Dec to look after my two cats while away. Old but very healthy indoor cats. Couples welcome. Lovely cosy house. £50/ day.

Cat sitter


Wanstead, Greater London

20th Jun 2019

Hi I need a cat sitter for my 7 month old cat - to come in twice a day and spend about an hour each. Change food bowls clean litter tray replace water and feed her. Switch light on. I am away for 3 days. 27th June to 29th June inclusive - note the price is for the whole task

I need pet sitting


Forest Gate, Greater London, E7

12th Apr 2019

dog sitting. near the stratford area, london

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Shoreditch, Greater London, EC2A

30th Nov 2018

Look after a chuahua named Zappa . At your place . Pick up from ace hotel

Amazing , back on time too :)

Dog sitting


Frimley, Surrey

2nd Oct 2018

Look after my 9 month old border terrier Doris from Wednesday 3rd October at 3pm until Thursday 4th October at 9am. Need someone I can trust as she is little baby and she has never been away with strangers.

Cat sitting


New Malden, Greater London, KT3

14th Sep 2018

I can take care of your kittens while you away at your home.

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Clapham, Greater London, SW4

23rd Aug 2018

Visit twice daily from Sat to Monday, check on and bring in cat

Went the extra mile

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