Charlene S.

Wellesley Hills, Wellesley, MA

Response Rate: 83%
Response Time: Under an hour


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences


Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Charlene can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Charlene can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
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repeat clients
7 Reviews

Margaret S.
Margaret S.
May 16, 2019
Verified Stay

This past January my daughter was looking for someone to walk our dog. She used the Rover site and loved what she read about Charlene. Charlene came to our home to meet Max, our cava-poo. He loved her immediately. She had a very gentle but self-confident way with him. I especially appreciated the kind of questions she asked - very practical and obviously based on long experience. Charlene began walking Max in the winter and no ...

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Bianka E.
Bianka E.
Apr 22, 2017
Verified Stay

Charlene was amazing with our two cats. She was very flexible and it was easy to coordinate our last minute pet sitting request with her during vacation week. Since one of our cats is diabetic and needs Insulin injections twice a day, I was happy to have found Charlene! She kept us at ease with sending regular updates and pictures of our kitties while we were on vacation. I can highly recommend Charlene for home ...

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Sandra H.
Sandra H.
Jun 29, 2016
Verified Stay

Charlene was awesome and flexible with our last-minute requests. My dog loved staying with her and came home looking very happy :). She obviously loves dogs and takes good care of them. Thank you, Charlene!

Charlene S.

About Charlene

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Your pets will adore me (& I them)

I care for dogs, cats, birds, fish, and even a grumpy hedgehog.
My dogs have included young and frisky, elderly with separation anxiety and/or mobility issues, and those with medical issues that need medication or special meals.
My cat clients including a gorgeous pair of playful Persian blues, serene Siamese, wide-eyed Burmese, an affectionate Ocicat, and loving rescues. I've cared for a cat being fed by a tube in her neck, while her mom ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

About Charlene's Home

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

When Charlene watches your pet

I love taking dogs for walks - it is good for them and me - there are lots of trails in this area, and I love getting to know new walks in your area. I am happy to play with those dogs who want, and respectful of those who would prefer too snooze.

In Charlene's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours

Charlene's Neighborhood

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