Guismo and Friends

At Guismo and Friends Animal Care, we offer a wide range of services to meet your pet’s needs. Contact my loving and caring associate, Marinka, for further information or to set up an appointment.

Animal Care Guismo and Friends


What we offer

Educational walks for your dog (according to the sun – early mornings and late afternoons – 45 min)
Pet daycare and boarding (at Guismo and Friend’s or at your home)
We provide love and care for your pet while you are at work, away for the day, on vacation or out of town.
We ensure to meet all of your pet’s needs.

Open 24/7


Our goal is to help you and your pet to live a happy and healthy life in St Barths.
We are dedicated to treat your faithful friend as if it was our own,
no matter if it is a dog, cat, bird, reptile, pocket pet or a small ruminant.
Your pet will have fun, get exercise and feel free.

Who is Guismo?

Guismo is the most famous dog of St Barts. The island Dog!
He was a homeless dog, found on the streets of Portugal by Marinka.
They fell in love at first sight when they met in 2005
and there were no doubts for Marinka to take Guismo with her back to Paris.
After several years in Paris, they decided to move to St Barth
to create their own personal sunny retreat.

Why us? 

Marinka has a diploma as an animal nurse.
She is the Vet assistant of Oasis’s Center Veterinarian clinic since 2012.
Vet nurse care can be provided during your absence.
Assistance for any questions regarding requirements for transporting pets by plane.