Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
C. Michael can host 1 dog per night.
C. Michael can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


5 Reviews

Gary & Denny  B.
Gary & Denny B.
May 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was terrific and our little terrier loved him! Great yard for sniffing and doing the business.

C. Michael S.
C. Michael S.
Kathi B.
Kathi B.
May 24, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was very accommodating with our schedule and Addie had a great time. He took her for a long walk and she was ready for a nap later!

C. Michael S.
C. Michael S.
Penny B.
Penny B.
Apr 6, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was quick in his communication and sent us wonderful photos of our Quinn throughout his stay to let us know that he was not only safe but having a terrific time. Quinn enjoyed his time and went for nice long walks twice a day and hung out while Michael gardened. We were very impressed and Quinn tells us he wants to go back and for us not to look any further. We will certainly ...

C. Michael S.
C. Michael S.

About C. Michael

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Customized Care

I offer customized daycare and boarding in my home for very special dogs, one dog at a time, or companions from the same household. I will duplicate feeding, grooming, exercise and playtime routines to which your dog is accustomed. For your peace of mind, I will report on the comfort of your dog with up to two pics/day via email or text. Pickup and delivery available in the C'ville area.

I am a retired ...

What C. Michael would like to know about your dog

Most dogs I've owned or cared for have been mutts and rescues, but I love most all dogs. I have no preference for breed, but do prefer short-hair dogs. The two things I find difficult to overlook are drooling and bad odor.

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

About C. Michael's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has No Dogs

When C. Michael watches your pet

I enjoy taking dogs on a daily walks, usually on the Rivanna Trail along Meadow Creek near my house. I have a large front yard for playing "fetch-it" and a fenced back yard, including a small pond, in which some of my canine guests have enjoyed an occasional dip.

In C. Michael's Home

Dogs Not Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 4-8 Hours

C. Michael's Neighborhood

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