Dog Boarding

$30
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$40
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under an hour

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Ben can host 1 dog per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

4
repeat clients
3 Reviews

Katie P.
Katie P.
Apr 25, 2018
Verified Stay

Ben and Megan were great with Ellie while I was on vacation for five days! When we had our meet and greet beforehand they saw how their own dog made Ellie a bit nervous, and arranged it so that she wasn't in the room when I dropped Ellie off. I really appreciated that, as I'm sure it helped her adjust to being in a new space! I'm glad everything went well for everyone while I ...

Ben A.
Ben A.
Barbara P.
Barbara P.
Oct 5, 2015
Verified Stay

Ben and Megan took very good care of Oscar, our dog, while we were on a two week vacation. They sent frequent updates and photos which we greatly enjoyed. As our dog suffers from separation anxiety, the hosts gave him 24/7 supervision. Oscar enjoyed some long walks with the hosts and their own canine, Layla. Ben and Megan are especially notable in the very limited number of dogs they host at a time -- just ...

Ben A.
Ben A.
Amanda S.
Amanda S.
Sep 14, 2015
Verified Stay

Fantastic dog sitters! Our pups were super happy when we got home. They even managed some meds for our older lab.
We were extremely satisfied and happy to have found new sitters!

The Sessions

Ben A.
Ben A.

About Ben

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Companion Care in Ballard/Fremont

Leaving your pet(s) behind when you're away can be disheartening, a huge hassle or both. We have an 9 year old dog, so we understand how it goes. We use sitters on Rover when we're away and love hosting dogs in our home in the heart of the Ballard neighborhood.

We have experience with dogs, cats and a variety of small animals. Besides our current cohort, we both grew up around animals, and Megan ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration

About Ben's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Ben's Pets

Layla

Mixed
9 years, 6 mo. old, 70 lbs.
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