Dog Boarding

$35
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$42
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$15
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$30
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
60%
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Alex can host 1 dog per night.
Alex can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

6
repeat clients
22 Reviews

Richard G.
Richard G.
Sep 10, 2018
Verified Stay

Luna was very happy, and so was her Dad! Will definitely use Alex again.

Alex C.
Alex C.
Chelsea T.
Chelsea T.
Sep 3, 2018
Verified Stay

Alex took great care of my Moxie! She can be a difficult dog at times but Alex assured me that he didn’t mind taking her on. He sent many photos and was very communicative. He was also very flexible when we ran late due to traffic. I would recommend Alex as a reliable pet sitter!

Alex C.
Alex C.
Sara S.
Sara S.
Aug 30, 2018
Verified Stay

Alex is a caring sitter. Our boy had a wonderful time and I was kept up to date with his adventures.

Alex C.
Alex C.

About Alex

16
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Long-time owner, dog lover, runner

I'm a current MIT student living in Cambridge near the Charles River. I grew up in Texas with many dogs through my childhood, and have experience with small terrier-sized pups and larger mixes. Our family chose to adopt mutts from the local animal shelter instead of supporting inhumane private breeding practices. More than one of my childhood dogs went blind and deaf in old age – over time I have learned how best to cope with ...

What Alex would like to know about your dog

I welcome all types of dogs, and would like to know the following things before boarding:

> Any allergies?
> Anxiety from noises, separation, or lots of people?
> Preferences for diet and playtime?
> Medication or special care requirements?

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

About Alex's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has No Dogs
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