Who is Canberra’s Friendly Petsitter?

Canberra’s Friendly Petsitter is a professional and genuinely caring petsitting service launched in May 2014 by CFP’s owner and operator, Kristen.

Kristen is a very experienced petsitter dedicated to providing your pets with caring and affordable care where they are most comfortable – in their own home. In addition to being a long term Canberra resident, she

* is a qualified social worker and writer, with several years experience in the ACT and Federal Public Service

* holds a current Working With Vulnerable People Card

* hires experienced petsitters who have their own vehicle and have had a recent a Police Check.

* brings her own basic supplies to each petsitting booking. This includes basic food and drink, toiletries and personal items and cat/dog treats.


Jess is a bright and bubbly first year student of Nursing/Paramedicine and has previously volunteered at the RSPCA in Weston. She has a current first aid certificate and Working With Vulnerable People Card.

Cahla comes with a recent police check, petsitting experience and an unflappable spirit (particularly handy when face to face with exuberant furbabes!) In between all of her great work with CFP, she works full-time in the Woden area.