House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat client
14 Reviews

Lindsay B.
Lindsay B.
Jul 7, 2018
Verified Stay

Ellen was absolutely amazing! I couldn’t have asked for a better pet sitter. She had the dogs best interest in mind. She came the night before the trip so when we left in the morning the dogs wouldn’t have any anxiety of being left alone. She also stayed until we got home even though with traffic we were a few hours later than originally slated. She sent daily pictures and updates about the ...

Ellen B.
Ellen B.
Garfield P.
Garfield P.
Oct 30, 2017
Verified Stay

Very attentive and kind to my elderly dog Rosie. Rosie loves her!!

Ellen B.
Ellen B.
Jennifer M.
Jennifer M.
Sep 23, 2017
Verified Stay

Highly recommend Ellen! She took amazing care of our English Pointer, Daisy. Photos were emailed every day with a brief description of their day. Her personal attention to Daisy and constant communication was so important to us. Daisy was very sad to see her go. We will use Ellen's services on a regular basis.

Ellen B.
Ellen B.

About Ellen

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check


Dogs practically bring me the leash when I return for repeat sits. Dogs set the walking pace. I learn their command language, repeat their names frequently for assurance during your absence. Cats eventually find my lap and voice acceptance with purring, which I love. Adherence to each pet's specific dietary and medicinal needs are are mandatory. I have cared for older dogs, puppies, blind dogs, deaf dogs, arthritic dogs, and dogs or cats requiring regular ...

What Ellen would like to know about your dog

Each pet owner can and will advise me on their pet's idiosyncrasies, particularly if their pet shares a bed with me!

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

When Ellen watches your pet

We explore their neighborhood, varying the route which male dogs love. Gives them different trees to sniff. With an enclosed yard and their favorite "ball", we both get exercised!!

Ellen's Service Area

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.