Danielle was very responsive and attentive to my dogs! They were content and happy when I returned.
So much so they wanted to follow Danielle home! Also our home was neat as we left it and she took in our mail and packages which was a big plus so we didn't have to worry. I'd highly recommend Danielle to watch your pets. Thanks again Danielle!
Danielle took good care of my dog and I would use her again.
My wife refers to my dog as my son so you can imagine how important he is to me. Trying to find someone to take care of him for 3 weeks was a challenge. Thank goodness I was able to find Danielle; she was fantastic throughout the whole process. Her responses were timely, thorough, and cheerful. I was able to get updates and she asked the appropriate questions when necessary to take better care of ...
College graduate, canine enthusiast, yogini, and amateur photographer. If you're looking for an enthusiastic and experienced dog sitter, at an affordable price, I'm your gal! I have had 9 years of personal experience working with dogs, 2 years of experience volunteering for dog shelters, and have programmed several Therapy Dog programs for freshmen in their first year of college. I am a firm believer in the comfort dogs can bring to people and would love ...
What Danielle would like to know about your dog
What is the dog’s usual routine for going potty – and how will they let you know when they need to go?
What is your dog’s meal schedule?
Is the dog used to being left alone? How long? What times?
What time does the dog usually sleep and wake up, where do they sleep? Are they crate trained?
Is your dog allowed on furniture at home?
What is the dog’s usual routine for walks, exercise and outings?
What kind of collar does the dog wear for walks? Do they have a harness or fixed length leash?
Does your dog have any favorite toys or games?
Special Needs or Concerns
Does your dog have health issues? (e.g. arthritis, allergies, etc.)
Does the dog need special additive in their food?
Does the dog take medication? If so, how is it administered?
**Who is the emergency contact that knows the dog’s normal behavior and can make decisions for the dog if the owner is not reachable?
Behavior and Training
What cues/tricks does the dog know? How do you reward your dog? Correct him/her?
Would you like me to do anything special to keep up with your training while the dog is in my care?
How do you get the dog to drop something? To come when called?
Does your dog have any quirks that are normal behavior for them (e.g. funny noises they make) or specific tendencies I should know about?
Does your dog have food aggression?
How does your dog handle being around other dogs? Any problems in the past?
Is your dog accustomed to children? Other pets?
Does your dog have any “naughty” behaviors, e.g. getting into trash, mounting, chewing on shoes, etc.?
Does your dog tend to mark?
Is the dog-crate trained? When does the dog go/get put in the crate and for how long?
Does the dog have anything that makes him nervous? What seems to help?
Has your dog experienced separation anxiety in the past? Under what circumstances? What do you do to comfort your dog?
Does your dog have the tendency to run away or try to get out of the yard? (if so, how did you recover him/her?)
Does your dog like car rides? Where does he/she usually sit? Do they have the tendency to climb into the front seat?