April L.

Response Rate: 75%
Response Time: Under 12 hours


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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3 Reviews
Deanna G.
Deanna G.
Feb 3, 2018

There is no one I trust with my dogs more than April! She is a true dog lover- compassionate and attentive. She also really understands dogs. One of my dogs is difficult around other animals and strangers. I have to be really careful when walking him. April handles him like a pro. She knows what to do when out on a walk, like when to cross the street to avoid certain situations. She is my ...

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Jacqueline E.
Jacqueline E.
Nov 7, 2017

April is a genuine, hardworking person with a huge heart for animals. We were housemates for at least two years, with cats and a dog in the house. I've never seen her meet an animal she didn't have an incredible rapport with.
You'll also never have to worry about flakiness with this woman. She'll be there on time, every time. Contact her. Your pets will thank you.

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Nicole G.
Nicole G.
Oct 27, 2017

April has helped me care for my two dogs for over five years now. She is brilliantly intuitive with them, it's like she speaks their language. She has an amazing memory for details and when she brings them treats, she always remembers new dietary issues and what not to bring them. I have a very special needs dog and April has a very special bond with him; while I was away for two weeks, April ...

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About April

years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pittsburgh Native ❤️ long walks

My first job 15 years ago was at a small animal shelter -poop scooping/dogwalking/adoption screening.

I've been pet sitting a bull mastiff/pit bull going on 6 years now.

I enjoy riding my bike and walking around the city but I also have a car.

I recently gave up one of my two jobs and plan on spending more of my time doing things I enjoy!

I know all the good spots for ...

What April would like to know about your dog

I enjoy all breeds
have a soft spot for hounds and pit bulls

I like to know the standard behavior stuff
- any fears or anxieties?
-good with children?
-good with other dogs?
-what makes your dog happy?

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

When April watches your pet

-bike trail/walking trail
-dog park
-tug of war
-throwing ball

April's Service Area

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