Derek O.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes


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
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1 Review
Shelby W.
Shelby W.
Oct 5, 2016

I have two cats - one who loves all people, and one who discriminates against men, but that isn't an issue with Derek. After meeting him just a couple of times, his gentle, fun-loving nature and warmth quickly put him at the top of my cats' list of favorite people, which is quite the feat. He takes care of them for me pretty regularly, and for up to five days at a time, and he always ...

Derek O.
Derek O.

About Derek

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Fun and Friendly Dog Lover

Hello! My name is Derek. Im a Chicago native whose been around dogs my entire life and love everything about them. My girlfriend and I just recently adopted a lab/pit mix named Kaia, whose an absolute sweetheart. She’s still a pup, but super intelligent and incredibly effecionate. I also have a Collie / Husky / Australian shepherd mix named Keith who lives back home with my parents. He's a big guy who loves to cuddle ...

What Derek would like to know about your dog

I’m comfortable with any type of dog. My girlfriend has two amazing pitbulls and they’re the most cuddly baked potatoes I’ve ever met.

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

When Derek watches your pet

Derek's Service Area

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