Colvin is an animal lover who I trust completely with my pets. Her experience with animals throughout her life made us feel at ease leaving her with our somewhat high maintenance, older dog. She stayed at our house while we were on vacation and gave us regular updates about how the pets were doing. When we came home, the house was in great condition and the dog and cat were happy and clearly taken care ...
RVA is for (dog) lovers
What more do you need in life besides a fluffy companion and an outdoor adventure?!
My family currently has an adorable older chocolate lab and recently rescued a 2 y.o. yellow lab mix, so I'm experienced with dogs of all ages. My mom also bred corgis for throughout my childhood, so I am more than comfortable caring for puppies, and smaller dog breeds. I have lived with dogs my entire life (also a few ...
What Colvin would like to know about your dog
I'm comfortable in caring for dogs of any size. I want to know basic information like amount and preferred time for feeding, how often they need to be taken outside, what behavior to expect when they are left alone, etc. I would also be interested in learning more about the dog's personality: will the dog prefer to play or be lazy, be aggressive when being fed or meeting strangers, welcome me at the front door or act afraid, and other traits that I should be aware of to ensure the dog is comfortable at home while family is away.