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Cobaki Lakes – New South Wales – Australia

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Another awesome Australian location. This week I am experiencing the magic of the spectacular Northern New South Wales hinterland region… Cobaki Lakes.

Tony and Bern own a beautiful 50 acre resort style property here which includes a wedding chapel, reception venue, a private golf course, an amazing lily clad lake complete with a feature fountain, a huge house with the most amazing swimming pool.

Most importantly, during this assignment, I have the company of two very awesome dogs , “Molly”, a German Shorthaired Pointer and “Frank”, an English Bulldog.

MOLLY – The German Shorthaired Pointer


FRANK – The English BullDog

What the hosts have said:

Anthony was exceptional.

Our fury kids were well cared for, walked and feed and play times.

The house was cleaner when we returned than it was when we left.

Anthony took many photos of our kids and regularly updated us while we were away.

We have a wedding business and he even showed people through the venue.

We thank Anthony very much and would highly recommend him for any future house sits.

Bern and Tony

Bern and Tony

Bern and Tony

COBAKI - New South Wales - Australia

My Favourite Images of Cobaki


 

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27 May – 02 Jul 2016

I’m in Baywater a suburb on Sydney’s Northern Beaches looking after “STAN”, a very smart Pug/Beagle.

It’s a lovely house with huge Pittwater water views, so I enjoy waking up to stunning views of yachts on the majestic Pittwater.

The area is close to a very popular dog park where Stan gets to socialise with many other local four legged friends.   It really is quite a social occasion here where you get to meet and chat with all the neighbours.  So, when I’m walking, everybody knows and loves Stan so a quick walk can turn into a series of lengthy chats.

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What the Hosts Said…

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We selected Anthony on the strength of his previous reviews and he certainly lived up to the recommendations.

Stan was in lovely condition on our return and appeared perfectly content, he also seemed more responsive to our commands, so Anthony must have used some of his "dog whisperer" skills on him.

It was a great pleasure to receive regular photographs of Stan, unprompted, from Anthony, who also definitely appeared to enjoy his time with Stan.

We left our house in spotless condition and returned to find it the same, with the addition of a bunch of flowers and a box of chocolates from Anthony as a "Thanks" for his stay.
BR> Happy dog, tidy house, plants watered, including the 7 orchids, couldn't have asked for more and we are happy to highly recommend Anthony as a considerate and expert, pet/house sitter.

Sean Cooney

Sean Cooney

BAYVIEW - PITTWATER SYDNEY

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