Ashley was great! I am very particular about who I leave my pup with. Ashley did a great job communicating the whole time and keeping me updated on my dog. Highly recommend.
Superb! Always can be gone without worrying wish Ashley looking after my two cats.
Ashley did a great job house sitting for our dogs and cats! I would highly recommend her...
Holistic In Home Pet Care
Many dogs need specialized, one-on-one care, and leaving them behind is always going to be a challenge. Omega, my dog, has severe separation anxiety and epilepsy. She’s on a special diet, doesn’t always get along with other dogs, and tends to pull on her leash. I know that I could never leave her in a kennel! In fact, typical boarding options present a lot of problems for dogs like her. I became a ...
What Ashley would like to know about your dog
Before the meet and greet, I'll ask detailed questions to ensure a successful meeting. Does your dog have separation anxiety? Does she like strangers? What about other dogs? Is she protective of the family or the home? All these questions can support a successful introduction. When I arrive at the client's house, I try not to make immediate eye contact with the dogs or move too quickly toward them. If the dog moves toward me, I stand still and allow the dog to sniff away. Once there is a body language of acceptance, then I lower my hand down toward the dog and allow them to make the first contact.
I don't have a preference in dog breeds. I'm an equal-opportunity dog-sitter for all breeds!