Response Rate: 66%
Response Time: Under half an hour


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

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

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


2 Reviews
Christine H.
Christine H.
Jul 22, 2018

Dave is amazing with kids of the four legged kind! He’s been a K9 handler for the police and knows a thing or two about cantankerous pups as well as the ones that are OCD about their tennis balls. He is an all around great guy and I’d happily hand the leash of my 80 pound lap dogs over to Dave.

Dave M.
Dave M.
Brie M.
Brie M.
Jul 17, 2018

Dave has been called a dog whisperer by many of his friends and family. Hiring Dave is a great choice for families who want an experienced and caring person to take care of their fur babies.

Dave M.
Dave M.

About Dave

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

I’ll keep your fur family safe.

Retired police officer and former K-9 hander available to keep your fur babies safe and happy while you travel or work. After 21 years as a police officer it is time to do something more fun.. I’m trained in animal first aid and have years of training police drug dogs. I have a very flexible schedule. I can provide care in your home during the day, check ins with walks or feedings , overnights at ...

What Dave would like to know about your dog

I am comfortable with all breeds. I would want to know any aggression or shyness issues, fears or medical issues

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

When Dave watches your pet

Walks in neighborhoods, riverside park is my favorite depending on your comfort level. Anywhere your pets are comfortable with. I don’t find a new environment with a new person is usually best so I take my lead from you until we have an established routine. A dog who has played hard will sleep hard,

Dave's Service Area

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