Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: A few minutes


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only


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

Derek's Photos

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repeat clients
27 Reviews

Su Ji H.
Su Ji H.
Aug 29, 2019
Verified Stay

Derek was an amazing dogsitter! This was our first time leaving our dog with anyone outside of family and we were pretty nervous about it but Derek kept us updated throughout his stay and kept us at ease! Our dog is very anxious and not so easy to take care of but Derek did such a great job taking care of him!

Derek Y.
Scott S.
Scott S.
Oct 27, 2018
Verified Stay

Always a happy dog when I pick him up!

Thanks Scott! Ajax is always welcome to stay with us
Derek Y.
Allen B.
Allen B.
Oct 8, 2018
Verified Stay

Derek is great. Responsive, communicative, photographer and dog lover. Sugar was happy and so am I.

Thanks Allen! Look forward to having Sugar back over next month :)
Derek Y.

About Derek

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Lia Loves Everyone

I've been in the city since 2016, and have always used Rover when I needed someone to watch Lia when I head out of town. Now I offer my home to pups that need a sitter on weekends when I'm around. Lia gets along with all dogs...and we love having pup guests over.. I normally walk the pups at least 2-3 times a day, and can even take them to the dog park (which is ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

About Derek's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Derek's Pets


Pembroke Welsh Corgi
3 years, 11 months old, 20 lbs.

When Derek watches your pet

In Derek's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 4-8 Hours

Derek's Neighborhood

Derek's Neighborhood
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