Dog Boarding

$35
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$40
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Derek can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Derek can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

10
repeat clients
21 Reviews

Sandra D.
Sandra D.
October 19, 2017
Verified Stay

Derek was awesome he was very calm and had a calming influence on Luna. She quickly warmed up to him and loved to play with the other 2 dogs. He was also energetic which a chocolate lab needs.

Derek D.
Derek D.
Carol J.
Carol J.
October 15, 2017
Verified Stay

Derek looked after my dog Robbie for the day while I was taking a course.
He sent me a couple of pictures throughout the day to make me feel better as this booking was last minute and I didn’t know him.

He was very professional and obviously cares about the dogs.
Yes, I would use Derek again if I needed care for Robbie.

Derek D.
Derek D.
Colin R.
Colin R.
September 5, 2017
Verified Stay

Our dog Moses always comes home happy and tired.

Derek D.
Derek D.

About Derek

50
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check

Dr D's Pet Care & Fitness

I have had pets all my life and love animals. Your pet will be treated with all kinds of love and care. At the present time I have a Golden Retriever, Sammy, and a Belgium Shepherd, Decker. 4 years ago, the BC SPCA asked me to rehab this dog who had been hit by a car, had $3000 worth of surgery and no apparent owner. I agreed to rehab him and guess what. HE NEVER ...

What Derek would like to know about your dog

Please inform us if there is an issue about urinating in the house. WE ASK THAT DOGS BE TREATED FOR FLEAS,PARTICULARLY WITH SUMMER APPROACHING

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

About Derek's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 2 Dogs
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Derek's Pets

Decker

8 years, 9 mo. old, 60 lbs.

Sammy

Golden Retriever
11 years, 8 mo. old, 70 lbs.
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