Dog Boarding

$30
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$50
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
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Derek can host up to 12 dogs per night.
Derek can host up to 5 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

30
repeat clients
98 Reviews

Mary Beth B.
Mary Beth B.
Oct 15, 2018
Verified Stay

Derek was great with Joey & Rosie. He has a safe and secure setting for the dogs to run around and get plenty of exercise, provided updates and responded quickly when I had a question. I would recommend Derek highly.

Derek K.
Thanks for the review Mary Beth! I really enjoyed your pups and will have no problem watching them if you ...
Derek K.
Nick C.
Nick C.
Oct 14, 2018
Verified Stay

Always is flexible and understanding with pickup and drop off times. Our dog loves going there and is always tired when we pick her up. Overall great choice!!

Derek K.
Thanks Man!
Derek K.
Jeri K.
Jeri K.
Oct 13, 2018
Verified Stay

So our Lab is quite the regular at Derek's! We highly recommend him which is why we keep coming back. He is great with our beloved puppy, is super flexible, responsive, professional and friendly. But most of all, he cares for and loves our dog as if she was his own. Our only concern leaving Leia with Derek is that she may like staying there better than with us! :) Thanks again for a great stay ...

Derek K.
Thanks Jeri! Leia is a great pup and has come a long way since that first stay when she broke ...
Derek K.

About Derek

17
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Large fenced in yard-very flexible!

5 minutes from downtown Cincy! We have a large fully fenced-in backyard for the animals to run & play, and a spacious comfy house to hangout and chill! We have 10+ family members that live in a 5 mile radius, so only if an emergency were to occur, we have plenty of people to help out.

I graduated college in 2014 and purchased my first house, which has a lot of space, and a large ...

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
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Derek's Pets

Sadie

Shih Tzu
18 years, 11 mo. old, 13 lbs.

Bo

Border Collie
6 years, 3 mo. old, 30 lbs.

When Derek watches your pet

Parks, hiking trails, and a fenced in back yard with plenty of room to run! Chill on the furniture, whatever the pup wants to do!

In Derek's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Derek's Neighborhood

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