House Sitting

$20
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$10
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$20
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$12
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Dakota can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

8
repeat clients
17 Reviews

Stacy S.
Stacy S.
Sep 8, 2018
Verified Stay

Dakota was great at staying in communication and being flexible when there was a hiccup with my pup staying at my brother’s house.

Dakota B.
Dakota B.
Heather D.
Heather D.
Sep 1, 2018
Verified Stay

Very disappointed. Have used him several times. He often doesn’t check in through Rover. I wanted to give the benefit of the doubt, but on Aug 30 he again failed to check in. I asked him to take my dog for a walk. There were no pictures sent and the leash hadn’t been touched. There was in fact no evidence that he had come over. If you use him I would set up ...

Dakota B.
Dakota B.
Michelle D.
Michelle D.
Jul 5, 2018
Verified Stay

Dakota did an awesome job with our dog Petey! He bonded with her right away and they became best buddies. Dakota took Petey on several long walks and even gave us a lot of information about the area since we are new in town. I had no reservations leaving our boy with Dakota, I could see immeadiately that it was a perfect fit for us! We will for sure ask Dakota to watch him for ...

Dakota B.
Dakota B.

About Dakota

12
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Rover 101
  • Dogs for the Deaf Donor
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Run. Play. Treat. Nap. Repeat.

Hi everyone! My name is Dakota James and I provide exceptional care, promise to cater to your pets individual needs (physical, emotional, and dietary), and guarantee to give pet parents a peace of mind while they're away from their furry friends. I have experience with young puppies, adult dogs, elderly pups, and special needs dogs through my experience as a volunteer at the Yakima Valley Pet Rescue. I believe in positive reinforcement to promote good ...

What Dakota would like to know about your dog

Before sitting for you dog, I would like to know the breed and age of your furry friend, as well as any allergies, medications, or special feeding requirements.

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

About Dakota's Home

When Dakota watches your pet

With me, your pet(s) will enjoy romps in grassy parks, hikes through richly scented landscapes, hide-and-sniff in the yard, exciting fetch sessions, and lazy naps after hard play.

In Dakota's Home

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

Dakota's Service Area

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.