Barbara O.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes


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
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


4 Reviews
Cyndi J.
Cyndi J.
Dec 31, 2017

To begin with, hire Barbara right now.
After using dog caregivers in different cities and states, Barbara has trained and cared for my dogs -and some of the more difficult dogs I have had- over many years. She has been the best.
What is most important is the peace of mind Barbara provides with her care. My dogs have always been safe and secure in my yard or on a walk with Barbara. I have ...

Barbara O.
Barbara O.
Carol N.
Carol N.
Dec 29, 2017

Barbara has been training and caring for dogs for nearly her entire life. Not only is she a responsible and attentive worker who truly devotes herself to the dogs in her care, but she is also a loyal and trustworthy friend. Barbara helped us train our dog, Sheba, as a puppy, and the way that she was able to form a relationship with her was incredible. Sheba is now four years old, and still remembers ...

Barbara O.
Barbara O.
Catherine N.
Catherine N.
Dec 18, 2017

I have been fortunate to know Barb for just over seven years. She is a marvelous trainer who runs a top notch boarding kennel. I have the opportunity to take private lessons and group classes with Barb; her intuitive knowledge of people and their dogs is spot on. She can immediate identify a handler error and accurately read dogs' body language allowing her to identify trainer conflicts easily. Her kennel is clean, warm, and open ...

Barbara O.
Barbara O.

About Barbara

years of experience
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My relationship with dogs is special. I have worked with and studied them my whole life. I have been in kennel management for 45 years and observed dog behavior when their owners are gone. I have bathed and groomed all breeds throughout these years. My passion is in dog training. I've trained all breeds and ages in obedience, agility, service, rally, AKC competitions, tracking and protection. I have helped thousands of people have a great ...

What Barbara would like to know about your dog

Words that the dog enjoys and toys they enjoy that will help with relationship building. Any negative experience a dog has encountered. Health issues that I need to be aware of.

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

Walking is so important for stability. I would walk wherever owners suggest.

Barbara's Service Area

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