Dog Boarding

$30
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$65
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
90%
Response Time
Under an hour

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
Ben can host up to 10 dogs per night.
Ben can host up to 10 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

92
repeat clients
114 Reviews

Katherine H.
Katherine H.
April 13, 2018
Verified Stay

I recently adopted a dog with issues that caused him to be adopted and returned twice in one week! I only had him 3 weeks when Robert took care of him for a preplanned vacation. My pup was boarded for 8 nights and was so happy when I picked him up!

In our first meeting, it was obvious Robert is wonderful with animals; my very skittish dog loved him immediately! I can’t recommended him ...

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Katherine P.
Katherine P.
March 8, 2018
Verified Stay

Great overall! Ben kept us frequently updated with pics of our Bernese, and she seemed to really enjoy playing with the other doggies.

Ben A.
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Samantha A.
Samantha A.
February 18, 2018
Verified Stay

My pup always has a great time at bens. Will use again with future foster dogs.

Ben A.
Ben A.

About Ben

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Shepherd of Hounds

Hello, my name is Ben, owner and founder of Shepherd of Hounds. Raising and training dogs has been a passion of mine for as long as I can remember. After reading as many books on dog training as my mind could possibly stand, I've decided to share some of the deep knowledge and experience I have acquired with the rest of the world through the founding of Shepherds of Hounds.
Shepherds of Hounds is dedicated ...

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

About Ben's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Ben's Pets

Argos

German Shepherd Dog
4 years, 11 mo. old, 87 lbs.
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