Dog Boarding

$22
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$30
in your home
per night

Doggy Day Care

$22
in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • Unspayed Females Accepted, Neutered Males Only
  • No Females in Heat
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Dorothea can host 1 dog per night.
Dorothea can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

5
repeat clients
20 Reviews

Heather G.
Heather G.
November 25, 2017
Verified Stay

Dorothea and her Husband were great with my Smokey. They sent constant pictures and updates. My pup really likes playing with her Hilda and bth got along great. They have a lot of room to run at their place and got lots of lovin. We will definitely be back. Thank you ???

Dorothea A.
Dorothea A.
Eric L.
Eric L.
July 24, 2017
Verified Stay

I had a wonderful experience with Dory. She treated my dog like her own. She kept in touch with me while I was away and my dog came back happy and healthy. I would definitely highly recommend her. Thank you!

Dorothea A.
Dorothea A.
Cindy G.
Cindy G.
July 12, 2017
Verified Stay

Another fantastic visit for my dogs! They love it here and are well cared for and spoiled for sure! This was our 2nd visit and we will be booking with Dori again!!!

Dorothea A.
Dorothea A.

About Dorothea

20
years of experience
  • Rover 101
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Family-Style Country Atmosphere

My husband and I are semi-retired. We live and work on our 1.67 acre suburban hobby farm we call the Althauser Bauernhof. My husband is home full-time; I work part-time. We have chickens (in their own compound), gardens, and room to run (fenced). We sell vegetables, eggs, cookies, and jam from our Farmstand.

Our dog is a female Anatolian Shepherd who is very well socialized and gets along with everyone. We also have a ...

What Dorothea would like to know about your dog

We welcome all breeds provided they are well socialized. We are fully capable of caring for large breeds, and there is plenty of room for them to stretch out here :-) We will request an initial meeting prior to the stay for the benefit of everyone.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

About Dorothea's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 1 Dog
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Dorothea's Pets

Hilda

Anatolian Shepherd Dog
1 year, 7 mo. old, 80 lbs.
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