Welcoming in the Valley

Lower Hutt, New Zealand
  • 2dog
  • 1cat


Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


We are a small family and we travel for work often for 3-5 days. We are an active non smoking family with 2 kids, 2 active dogs that need a firm hand, and a crazy smoochy cat that hunts large leaves and plastic bags! Our house is modest

Home & location

Our house is 3 bedroom single level, with an external sleepout. We have a built in swimming pool (great for Summer, not so much in Winter :( We have a dairy across the road, a bus stop practically at the door, and a spa pool. There is a

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Beach
  • Mountains
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


The dogs need a walk, and this does not need to be every day, but at least every second. They self excercise in our large yard. One person per dog for walking them, and they cannot be let off the lead. Please try and remove dog poo from the

Meet the pets

  • Hershey

    German Shorthaired Pointer

    9 years

  • Bella

    German Shorthaired Pointer

    8 years

  • Missy aka Moo moo

    2 years

Sitter feedback (4)


Hersey and Bella are such sweet dogs. The Buddhist montisary up the road is a real treat and the bush beyond is a beautiful trek. We thouroughly enjoyed the

Stayed · 08 Aug - 12 Aug 2018

Michelle has two fantastically well trained dogs who quickly won our hearts. her home is warm, comfortable and has high speed wifi plus everything any sitter

Stayed · 25 Jul - 29 Jul 2018

Michelle and family have created a home that is well laid out, warm and welcoming. Her dogs Hershey and Bella are really well behaved, responded to us like

Stayed · 11 Jul - 15 Jul 2018

Hersey and Bella became our friends pretty quickly and we enjoyed their company. They require an experienced dog handler to be firm with them at times but

Stayed · 13 Jun - 18 Jun 2018

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