Walks and Play While You're Away

Going on holidays and worried about the furry family members?
Hate the thought of them being in cages?


Happier Pets visits your animals at home, so they can stay in the comfort of their own environment with all their own toys, beds, regular food, and usual walking route.

You can relax and have a great holiday knowing they are being very well looked after by true animal lovers who will take care of their food, water, exercise and cleaning up, and most importantly of all, give them lots of love and affection.

*No stress of taking them to and from a kennel or cattery*

*No fears about them becoming unwell or distressed by interactions with unfamiliar animals*

*No more having to ask friends or neighbours and hoping they remember*

*Your house doesn’t look unoccupied while you’re away*

Happier Pets doesn’t just cover the basics, we take the time to play, find that good scratching spot, walk dogs at their preferred pace, rub their bellies, and make sure they are happy and content.

Areas covered: Western Suburbs of Melbourne - from Williamstown to Werribee to Caroline Springs


Holidays at Home  

45 mins         up to 2 pets*                               $25 per visit

Each visit is at least 45 mins, and involves lots of pats and playing, a walk for dogs, feeding, water bowl refill, treats, poo pick up and/or kitty litter cleanout, bringing in mail, putting bins out and back in, watering plants, and if going inside the house, alternating lights and opening/closing blinds, so that it’s not obvious you are away. 

Second (or more) visits on the same day       $22 per visit

Quick Visit  

up to 30 mins                                                    $20 per visit

Ideal for birds, rabbits, fish and other animals who don’t require a lot of interaction.  These visits involve feeding, water refills, cleaning up, watering plants (within restrictions), bringing in mail, putting bins out and back in, and if going inside the house, alternating lights and opening/closing blinds.

Regular Walks   

30 mins            up to 2 dogs*                       $18 per walk

60 mins            up to 2 dogs*                       $34 per walk

Includes lots of pats and playing, a walk at whatever pace they prefer, and water bowl refill.  Perfect for dogs whose people are working long hours, as it provides exercise and stimulation, making sure dogs are happy and less likely to dig up the garden, bark excessively, or try to make you feel guilty!  Lots of fun for them, and no more stress for you about them being alone all day.

The first time you make a booking, a Happier Pets Minder will come and meet you and your animal/s to get to know them, record all the necessary information, and collect a key if required.   While you are away we can keep you informed of how they are, as often as you like.

Contact Happier Pets now on    0428 617 311    or info @ happierpets.com.au

Your animals will love holidays with Happier Pets!


*More than 2 animals:  +$5 each per visit - this adds extra time to visits to ensure everyone is well and happy.

Public Holiday Surcharge: $5 per visit

Client Testimonials

I am so glad I found Happier Pets! Having Belinda looking after our cat Mickey is allowing us to truly enjoy every holiday just that little bit more. Knowing that he gets his pats and cuddles and the house is looked after too while we’re gone is such a relief. Mickey is generally not very good with strangers, but Belinda knew how to win him over. We even got updates on how he was doing while we were gone! 10 out of 10! -Silvia, Tarneit

We would like to thank you so much for the excellent care you took of Kassi and Bella while we were away. We could tell as soon as we got home that they were well cared for and loved. Kassi has even improved, she is a lot more sociable and loving. Thank you and we would definitely use your services again in the future. I would highly recommend Happier Pets to all my friends. -Rae, Point Cook

Belinda from Happier Pets has been looking after our pets for the past couple of years, and we have found the service to be exemplary!  Our pets were given much care, attention and love, and there were never any issues.  Happier Pets is a really trust worthy service and we would recommend it to anyone and everyone whose pets need looking after! -S & F, Truganina

We have been using Happier Pets now for two years. Our two girls, a Boxer and a Poodle, love Belinda's visits. We have been able to go away and leave them in their own environmnet, knowing they will be looked after so well. Belinda comes and feeds them, walks them and plays with them.  And I think there's a bit of dancing there too.  My poodle especially likes the visits.  She runs laps around the house when Belinda visits.  I would not hesitate to recommend Happier Pets to anyone looking to go away and not put their dogs into a kennel.  I assure you they will be very well looked after, and spoilt.  -Sue, Werribee

Belinda, thanks for always being flexible and ready to look after our cats, Lilly and Leroy.  We know they are in good hands with you as they always seem content and well fed when we get home!  It's so handy to be able to call on you at short notice too for those last minute weekends away.  You've had our house key for several years now and we know it's in safe and trustworthy hands with you.  Our plants survive and our mail is safely put inside too, which is always a handy part of your service.  What would we do without you!  -Christine, Seaholme

I have used Happier Pets for years now and I have happier pets.  I feel so secure going away leaving my two 'fur kids' in Belinda's care.  The first time we met and one of my cats ended up crawling around in Belinda's bag looking for the treats at the bottom told me that this was someone who loved animals and would care for them as I would.  I get updates on them while away and this only goes to make the experience for all of us the best it could be.  I have no hesitation in recommending Happier Pets to anyone if you want your pets to be patted, cuddled and loved as much as you do.  -K, Hoppers Crossing





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