Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Ben can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Ben can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
197 Reviews

Cristina B.
Cristina B.
Jan 16, 2019
Verified Stay

Snowflake had lots of fun again with her furry friends. Lourdes and Ben are great. Thanks

Ben G.
Ben G.
Emily R.
Emily R.
Jan 7, 2019
Verified Stay

Ben and Lourdes are genuine dog lovers, who will treat your pup as their own. Maverick had lots of fun playing with their dogs, and they sent pictures and updates regularly. When we are in need, we will definitely go with them! They also give out a very cute report card too.

Ben G.
Ben G.
Denise H.
Denise H.
Jan 4, 2019
Verified Stay

Reese had another great time with Ben. We just loved the little video he made of Reese's visit. Ben & Lourdes take wonderful care of our senior chocolate lab. There the best.

Ben G.
Ben G.

About Ben

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Duchess's Pawhouse

Hi and welcome to Duchess's Pawhouse in Bakersfield!

My wife Lourdes and I have been caring for dogs for over 20 years, we love all breeds, sizes, and temperaments, so long as they can hang out with our resident pups, Vincent, Erza & Natsu. Our home has a pawtastic backyard that is perfect for your pups to play and lounge in while you are on vacation. Each Vacay day for your pup includes a daily ...

What Ben would like to know about your dog

Pups age? (we only take in puppies 5 months and older)
Is your pup fully Vaccinated? (For the safety of your pup as well as our own!)

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

About Ben's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 3 Dogs, No Other Pets
Ben's Pets


5 years, 11 mo. old, 10 lbs.


3 years, 6 mo. old, 25 lbs.


1 year, 2 mo. old, 10 lbs.

When Ben watches your pet

We will go on walks around the neighborhood, we will play fetch, tug and run around in the backyard and of course plenty of cuddle time.

In Ben's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Ben's Neighborhood

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