Justine

Writer/Ecosystem Management PhD

Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Reviews (12)

Lynne

Justine is a perfect Trusted House Sitter. She is a lovely person, very easy to get along with. We returned to a very chilled & happy Spottie Dog. Justine

Kergrist-Moëlou, France · 24 Sep - 29 Sep 2019
John

Justine did a great job with the dogs and sent us lovely photos while we were away. The house was immaculate when we got home. Justine is easy to get along

Brighton, United Kingdom · 01 Sep - 14 Sep 2019
Ros

This has been our first experience of house sitting and Justine made it perfect. We returned to a very happy and contented dog and lovely, tidy home

Ripley, United Kingdom · 17 Aug - 31 Aug 2019
Max

Justine is a wonderful house sitter who we cannot recommend more highly. She sent us some lovely pictures of Baggy while we were away and inspired confidence

Oxford, United Kingdom · 15 Jul - 26 Jul 2019
Hélène

A charming and interesting lady very conscientious and reliable. Justine also gave us updates by email during our holiday. Would definitely recommend her.

Ferrère, France · 16 Jun - 29 Jun 2019

References (2)

Jason

I have worked with Justine for the past year and found to be a very reliable and trustworthy member of staff. Recently she took leave to fulfill her dreams

Employment reference · 21 December 2017

About

Hi, I am a writer with a PhD in Ecosystem Management, a Masters in Animal Studies and BSc in Scientific Photography. I am rewriting my thesis on the cultural history of the Australian Dingo, as a book for general publication. I live in a

Why I want to house sit

I am looking for a peaceful retreat where I can work on my book in the company of animal companions, birds etc. I have looked after animals, domestic and wild, for over 15 years. I also have Cert 2 in Vet Nursing. House sitting is a great

My experience

During my undergraduate degree I looked after a number of dogs and cats in their homes in Melbourne. Duties included feeding, walking, watering gardens and generally keeping the properties in good shape while the owners were away. I then

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • France
  • Italy
  • New Zealand
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
56
Occupation
Writer/archivist
Travelling
On my own