Di provided great service over multiple bookings for my two old dogs. See my other review for details. Additionally, she was flexible, prompt, and easy to communicate with, because I also had to coordinate with my housemate's changing schedule while I was away.
Di walked and fed my two dogs for several consecutive days. The dogs' menu can seem complex, but Di handled it all like a champ. She asked good questions during the meet-and-greet and followed up afterwards. My two old dogs can be quirky and hard to explain, so it's reassuring to have someone who pays attention to detail and understands dog behavior. She texted promptly and provided cute pix. Very happy with her service, and ...
Di was so sweet and kind to Dahlia and kept us up to date with photos and messages. Dahlia had a blast, too. We'd have her back in a heartbeat :-)
BSc Animal Behavior + avid runner!
I have been pet sitting and dog walking for the past ten years: during school, in breaks, and after graduating. I have worked for animal advocacy nonprofits for five years, campaigning on behalf of wildlife, farmed animals, and companion animals. I currently work in the East Bay for a nonprofit and a couple local companies, dog-walking on my off-days and in my spare time.
My entire education was based on caring for and studying animals ...
What Di would like to know about your dog
Normal routine, vet information, emergency contacts, past or present health issues, anxieties/fears (e.g. fireworks, other dogs, etc,) chase triggers (e.g. squirrels, cats, skateboards,) allergies, no-touch spots. My priority is to make sure your dog is comfortable and safe.