Althea

Caring Aussie

Adelaide, SA, Australia

Reviews (5)

Jayne

Althea looked after our three dogs and two hamsters for a week. She came all the way from Australia and was the perfect sitter. The dogs were happy and well

Wigan, United Kingdom · 24 May - 02 Jun 2019
Kylie

Althea was wonderful to my Digger (cat). He's an old and 'special' boy that requires daily medication and lots of love and attention, and he obviously

Tewantin, QLD, Australia · 05 Sep - 11 Sep 2018
Kathleen

What a pleasure it was to have Althea sit for us. We had lovely little messages while we were away to reassure that all was well. She even collected us at

Radcliffe on Trent, United Kingdom · 08 Apr - 01 May 2018
Annie

It was our pleasure to have Althea take care of our pup and our house. We came back to a very clean and tidy house and a happy and healthy pooch. She was

Rochedale South, QLD, Australia · 15 Sep - 28 Sep 2017
Christine

We have recently had Althea and her sister come to look after our two dogs and our garden. Our dogs absolutely loved them and they were well cared for

Buderim, QLD, Australia · 25 Aug - 05 Sep 2017

References (2)

Garry

I have known Althea for a number of years. She is a methodical and organised person. I have visited her home and it has always been immaculately presented

Character reference · 18 April 2017

About

Presently I live in a small country town in South Australia. It's a very peaceful and beautiful area in the Hills above Adelaide. Each year I travel to the UK to spend time with my father. Obviously I need 2 bedrooms to accommodate my Dad

Why I want to house sit

I appreciate the opportunity to house sit as it enables me to spend quality time with my Dad, who is 96. He is very fit and he enjoys meeting people and having a holiday with me. As he lives in a one bedroom bungalow, I cannot stay with

My experience

I have successfully completed 2 house-sits in the UK, 1 with another agency, and 3 in Australia. My first was caring for 2 dogs, frogs and a cat, my second was 2 dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs and chickens. In Australia it’s been 2 dogs and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Retired teacher
Travelling
On my own