Dog Boarding

$30
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$35
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$17
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$20
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$17
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Ellen can host 1 dog per night.
Ellen can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

9
repeat clients
28 Reviews

Leo H.
Leo H.
January 20, 2018
Verified Stay

Ellen does a great job taking care of our little Cooper! She keeps us posted of her schedule and is flexible to our own. She also keeps us uptated with pictures of each stay. Highly recommend her!

Ellen B.
Ellen B.
Matt J.
Matt J.
January 8, 2018
Verified Stay

So glad we found Ellen on our travels through Indiana. She did a great job taking care of Lily on short notice.

Ellen B.
Ellen B.
Kacie E.
Kacie E.
November 28, 2017
Verified Stay

Ellen did fabulous with our boy. He can be hard to handle sometimes, but she did great with him. Loved getting pictures of Diesel while she was dropping in to take care of him. I feel absolutely comfortable with Ellen coming to take care of our dog while we're gone, and plan to use her as a sitter a lot more in the future. Excellent service.

Ellen B.
I'm so pleased that Kacie was happy with my service! She was having some major problems with Diesel making ...
Ellen B.

About Ellen

14
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Novel-Writing Painter, Animal Lover

Because I specialized in creative work in college, pet and house-sitting has been an important part of supplementing my income since I graduated in 2013! My work in this field ranges from spending 20+ days caring for two poodles and extensive properties, to making house calls for pet owners who need to be gone during the day.

I like to care for pets within their existing schedules and parameters of behavior. Getting a sense from ...

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

About Ellen's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 1 Dog
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has Caged Pets
No Children Present
Ellen's Pets

Maybelline

Dachshund
5 years, 11 mo. old, 7 lbs.
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