Companionship for dogs and cats and to keep an eye on the

Tauranga, New Zealand
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We are a family of four who live in the beautiful Bay of Plenty with our two dogs, two cats and herd of alpacas. We have a few trips lined up and need someone to look after the property, pets and alpacas. Our house is about 30 minutes

Home & location

Our house has four bedrooms. One is set up for AirBnB and has its own bathroom. This room would be yours. The house is rural so you will need to drive to the beach (15km), town (20km), nearest shop (10km). Local attractions include Mount

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Beach
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Use of car included


The property is easy care and we'll mow the lawn before we leave! Dogs: one Cavoodle aged four called Lady and one Airedale Terrier called Chewbacca (Chewie) who was born May 5th '18 so still a pup. They are both really friendly but

Meet the pets

  • Chewy

    Airedale Terrier

    1 year

  • Lady

    5 years

  • Eddie

    17 years

  • Beast

    5 years

  • Autumn


    under 1

  • farm animal

Sitter feedback (5)


I enjoyed 2 dinners and good conversation with this lovely family before they left for their holiday and after I’d been fully briefed how to feed the alpacas

Stayed · 03 Aug - 16 Aug 2019

We had the best time! Jenny and her family were so welcoming and made us feel so comfortable immediately. The dogs were so fun, the alpacas hilarious and the

Stayed · 03 Oct - 14 Oct 2018

This lovely home and alpaca farm in the countryside just above Tauranga is a joy to house sit for! I stayed twice and it was hard for me to leave the

Stayed · 07 Apr - 18 Apr 2018

My 4 days of house sitting for Jenny (and taking care of 3 dogs, 3 cats, and 22+ alpacas) was incredible. Her home is beautiful and the surrounding areas

Stayed · 23 Mar - 25 Mar 2018

Several days of torrential rain at the tail end of a cyclone, bottle feeding a young cria and the unexpected arrival of a new little one were all novel

Stayed · 04 Mar - 18 Mar 2017

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