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Janelle

Woof! Walker And Sitter

Amsterdam
7 time favorited
1 recurring guest
Last active yesterday
Usually responds within one day
<12h
Response time
96.97%
Response rate
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
5 EUR for each additional pet
35 EUR
/night
All services and rates

About Janelle

I’m Janelle and I have been in Amsterdam for a year and a half with my Dutch partner. I am from the US and have spent the last year and a half traveling through South East Asia and living in Australia. Before this, the rainy city of Seattle has been my home since studying in University. If there is one thing I miss the most about home, it would be my four-legged fur babies - a Siberian Husky and an Alaskan Malamute, as well as my cat. Right now, they will be staying in the US, as there is a bit more space for them to run and enjoy some serious snowfall! I miss the excitement every time I open the door and howls to signal “mom is home.” I have a Masters degree in Social Work, but as I am just getting situated here - I figure what better way to enjoy this place then take dogs out and about!

I am happy to help with home visits, dog walks (would be only with your dog(s) - not a large group), as well as daycare or overnight care at the pet owner's home or my own.

I have many years of experience in caring for my own, as well as other's animals (dogs and cats, small rodents and birds). I am comfortable with all types of dog breeds, and have years of personal experience walking three large - extra large dogs, at a time. I will ask to get to know more about your dog, to ensure their unique personality and quirks are attended to. I have had my own rescue-adopted dogs and dealt with behavioral differences as well. I have provided pet sitting in others' homes and my own home back in the States. I have cared for anywhere from 1-3 other dogs in a home setting, including the loveable mutts, labradors, German Shephards, daschunds, Yorkies, Pit Bulls, Chihuaha, Maltese, doodles, hounds, and of course huskies and malamutes. I am a reliable, organized, energetic, and friendly individual who says hi to nearly every dog (ok, and their owners) on the street. I know the importance of pups getting out to have fun, exercise, get their sniffs in, and take care of their business as well. I am cautious and will ensure the safety of your dog and others while we are out exploring the town, parks, and gardens!

I'm living in De Baarsjes - close to Rembrantpark, Erasmuspark - both great for dog walks! I am happy to travel to you and your four-legged friends within a fifteen minute bike ride or so. I am regularly walking in Vondelpark and am happy to take your dog out there, as it is a short bike ride for me!

My home: I live on the first floor with a balcony - a quaint, lovely home. Our home is just my male partner and I, we have no pets here (yet?!?). We both love dogs (well, all animals) and love a cuddle in bed or a sloppy kiss to wake us up. There are about 12 typically Dutch stairs to walk up to our floor, - happy to carry pups up and down (until about fifty pounds!).

Whether you need a one-off or regular walker or sitter for your fur babies, I am ready to jump in!

Janelle's services

At the sitters's home

Dog Boarding
Overnight stay at the sitter's home
5 EUR for each additional pet
35 EUR
/night
Doggy Day Care
Daytime care for your dog at the sitter's home.
5 EUR for each additional pet
30 EUR
/day

At your home

Dog Walking
An experienced dog walker will pick up your dog from your home for a 30 min walk
5 EUR for each additional pet
15 EUR
/walk
Home Visits
Book a sitter to visit your home to feed and play with your pets
22 EUR for two visits a day
15 EUR
/day
House Sitting
A sitter stays overnight in your home and cares for your pet
38 EUR
/night

Janelle also offers

Pick up / drop off

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if cancelled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterwards
Doggy day care and dog walks always have flexible cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards. No refund is possible after the booking has started.

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Doggy Day Care
Shivan & Ghislaine, 2020-09-21

Janelle was a great doggy sit for our dog. We needed somebody within three days and she replied very quick. It was the first time that we let a stranger to take care of our dog but with Janelle everything went smooth and good. Highly recommended.

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House Sitting
Annabelle, 2020-09-15

Janelle took great care of my older boxer while I was away for a week. She kept in touch with regular updates, and I came home to a happy dog and immaculate house. I’d definitely recommend Janelle!

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About Janelle's Home

Accepted pets

Janelle's home

An appartment
Has no kids
Emergency Transport

Walking areas

Nearby off-leash dog area
Urban & City park

Skills

Specific Skills

I speak English
+10 years of experience

- current volunteer at a local wild cat shelter

Can Administer

Oral medications

Experience with

Animal welfare as a volunteer
Rescuing pets
Behavioural problems

Stats

<12h
Response time
96.97%
Response rate
1w ago
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Janelle

Janelle

Woof! Walker And Sitter

Amsterdam
Dog boarding
24h stay, at sitter's home
5 EUR for each additional pet
35 EUR
/night
All services and rates
Contact Janelle

Cancellation policy: Moderate

Full refund if cancelled before noon 7 days before the booking, 50% refund afterwards
Doggy day care and dog walks always have flexible cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled before noon one day before the booking, 50% refund afterwards. No refund is possible after the booking has started.

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