Dog Boarding

Away
in the sitter's home

House Sitting

Away
in your home

Drop-In Visits

Away
30-minute check-ins

Doggy Day Care

Away
in the sitter's home

Dog Walking

Away
30-minute walks
Response Rate
70%
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Athena can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Athena can host up to 3 dogs 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

4
repeat clients
16 Reviews

Lydia H.
Lydia H.
June 10, 2017

Athena is a natural when it comes to caring for animals. She treats every animal that she petsits for as if it were her own. She is very attentive & aware of each animal's individual needs. Her home is truly a welcoming & calming place that any fur baby would be lucky to stay.

Athena C.
Athena C.
Anonymous U.
Anonymous U.
June 10, 2017

I've known Athena for a long time and she's the only person who has ever watched my dog. She is all about animals! She notices things that most people, including people who have pets, don't notice, especially the way animals interact with each other and the way they are feeling. She's always taken the best care of her own pets and does the same for mine. Athena is gentle but the animals respect her and ...

Athena C.
Athena C.
Leti G.
Leti G.
May 13, 2017
Verified Stay

As many other dog mom's I am very picky about who I leave my baby with. Especially since my girl has more anxiety than many other pups. The moment I met Athena I knew Java would be fine. Java explored her home and then just lay down next us like she went to her house all the time. With Athena, I never worried once about Java and knew she was getting the same love I ...

Athena C.
Athena C.

About Athena

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

I'll be there when you can't.

I have done animal rescue, training, and volunteering since I was a child; currently I have one female dog who gets along with everyone. I trained her as a service dog, and we visit hospitals and nursing homes.
For the past three years I have been a volunteer at a senior dog rescue in sf where I am able to help give meds, baths, cuddling, walks and food to all the senior doggies.
I am ...

What Athena would like to know about your dog

Is the dog good with other animals?
Is the dog housebroken?
Does the dog have any fears that I need to be aware of?
I love all dogs, but grew up with large ones so they hold a special place in my heart.

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

About Athena's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 1 Dog
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Athena's Pets

Stella

Border Collie and Newfoundland
3 years, 7 mo. old, 80 lbs.
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