Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under an hour


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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2 Reviews
Rene S.
Rene S.
Aug 3, 2018

Shirley loves dogs! I have left her in charge of my dog many times and have complete confidence in the way she cares for him, nurtures him and watches his every move with other dogs in order to keep him safe. Shirley builds up a very special relationship with her charges and they are only to happy to spend time with her in and out of the home. Having worked for a vet she is ...

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Cara M.
Cara M.
Aug 3, 2018

Shirley has looked after my cats, dogs and birds on numerous occasions. I would only book a holiday once I knew Shirley was available to look after my pets. She is caring, knowledgeable and very reliable. My animals adore her.

Shirley T.
Shirley T.

About Shirley

years of experience

Home most of the time and all night

I've worked as a self employed pet and house sitter in the UK and South Africa for over 19 years and had previously worked in a veterinary practice. I have had many and varied animals all my life. I have also worked briefly with lions and spent time in the African Bush assisting a wildlife photographer. I'm had my own livery stables but do not ride horses now. I'm able to administer injections to cats ...

When Shirley watches your pet

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