House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat clients
8 Reviews

Jason H.
Jason H.
Jun 3, 2018
Verified Stay

Derek did a great job taking care of our two dogs. As a first time user of the service he provided tons of helpful information and kept us informed about what was going on with them during the five days we were away. I wouldn't hesitate to have Derek look after our dogs in the future. Upon meeting him it is very obvious that he loves dogs and he certainly did a fantastic job with ...

Derek A.
Derek A.
Vanessa I.
Vanessa I.
May 22, 2018
Verified Stay

Our dogs love when Derek comes to visit! We hate being away from our dogs, but always feel much better knowing they’re in great hands!

Derek A.
Derek A.
Eric S.
Eric S.
Apr 9, 2018
Verified Stay

Sent pictures and kept me up to date the whole stay

Derek A.
Derek A.

About Derek

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

My Fiancé Calls Me "Dog Whisperer"

I currently have three large dogs (boxers), two of which I have raised since they were born and one that I rescued. I am an active member of Carolina Boxer Rescue, having fostered five dogs and successfully placed all five (find our Facebook Page: "the Boxer Farm"). When fostering, the foster dogs and my dogs are handled separately (if necessary). In order to further accommodate potential foster dogs with the Rescue I converted my garage ...

What Derek would like to know about your dog

I would love to know daily schedule (feeding, bathroom, exercise), how much they are fed and at what specific times, when they are typically let out to go to the bathroom, if there are any favorite toys or treats, medication schedules and primary veterinary clinic in case of emergencies (I use Grace Animal Hospital located in Lexington, SC).

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
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