About this house sitting position in Wavell Heights
Please note we are looking for a sitter who can commit to all three of the following sits with the possibility of further sits:
- 19-21 July
- 9-11 August
- 25-31 December
Modest 2 bedroom home located in Wavell Heights with good neighbours. Quiet suburb with lots of greenery and walking paths.
We are needing a house sitter to look after our home and Ruby, a 2 year old well mannered but energetic chocolate labrador.
We also have one low maintenance fish that will require feeding and garden beds to water depending on the weather.
-almost 2 year old de-sexed female labrador
-loveable and well trained
-does not jump but is still excitable
-can be strong on the lead when other dogs are around
-happy to spend her weekdays at home alone (8-10hrs) without trouble provided her exercise needs are met (see below)
As our house sitter you MUST be willing to commit to:
-minimum 30min walk every morning (weather depending)
-short walk or yard play every evening
-allowing her inside in the evening to sit by your feet
-providing daily fresh water
-interactive feeding i.e. hiding meals around the yard & inside containers etc.
-MUST clean yard every second day minimum
-Ruby is an outdoor/indoor dog and is used to being left at home alone during the day (8-10hrs) however we would prefer a sitter who does not work long hours and will be able to devote time to her on the weekends.
About the house:
-House is a comfortable 2 bedroom home you will have access to spare bedroom with queen bed
-linen and towels supplied
-outdoor deck for relaxing in the morning sunshine
-lawn may require mowing depending on weather- mower is electric and easy to start
-some garden beds are automatic watering but otherwise will require watering twice weekly depending on weather
-no lock-up garage
-possible space for small caravan
About you, We are looking for:
-energetic and experienced sitter
-able to provide references from previous house sits
-police check and willing to provide photo ID
-willing to communicate with messages and photos during the sit
-will leave our home neat and tidy
-must be non-smoking & no drugs
-willing to take Ruby to the vets if required at no cost to you
Our preference is for someone local whom we can meet prior to confirming the house sit.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Robert & Nicole