Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night
Response Rate
Response Time
Under an hour

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Non-neutered Males Accepted, Spayed Females Only


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Derek can host 1 dog per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
17 Reviews

Samantha N.
Samantha N.
Oct 5, 2018
Verified Stay

Derek was very responsive, gave me regular updates, and seemed to really enjoy taking my dog out and about! Very easy to schedule with as well.

Derek B.
Derek B.
Cedric C.
Cedric C.
Sep 17, 2018
Verified Stay

Derek was, quite simply, awesome. Having our dog Franklin stay with Derek was probably the best thing we could've done for ourselves while on vacation. Although we were 5,000 miles away, we could rest assured that Franklin was in good hands with Derek, who sent us pics daily. Derek was super responsive throughout, and drop-off/pick-up were painless. And judging from the pics we got, and how he was behaving when we picked him ...

Derek B.
Derek B.
Wendy W.
Wendy W.
Aug 27, 2018
Verified Stay

If I could give Derek 10 stars I would! He is a canine angel! My pup got unexpectedly sick when I was away. Derek sat by her side and got her to the vet for emergency care. He then kept on checking up on her (and me!). Derek says he treats every dog he watches as though they were his own. I believe it!!

Derek B.
Derek B.

About Derek

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Care for dogs regularly already

I went to the George Washington University for school, and graduated in 2013. I got a job out of school working in hotel hospitality, and that is where I met my girlfriend. We have been together now for almost 3 years, and have lived in our apartment for a year. My girlfriend is already registered on Rover, and we regularly take care of dogs. We love dogs, and are flexible. We both grew up with ...

What Derek would like to know about your dog


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

About Derek's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has No Dogs

When Derek watches your pet

We have a park right across from our apartment that we take dogs for walk to. We also have a dog area at the apartment complex.

In Derek's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 4-8 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Derek's Neighborhood

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