Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Ellen can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Ellen can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
40 Reviews

Deidre R.
Deidre R.
Feb 6, 2018
Verified Stay

Ellen was great! We have a grouchy senior dog & the other dog with back injuries....difficult to find quality people to watch them.....they came home happy & relaxed! Daily updates left us relieved to enjoy our short getaway ❤️

Ellen P.
Ellen P.
Sean F.
Sean F.
Jan 15, 2018
Verified Stay

Ellen was wonderful with our Buddy. So happy to have found her. She's very caring and perceptive with dogs and she kept us updated with lots of great photos. Her two dogs are cuties as well and seem to love having guests.

Ellen P.
Ellen P.
Yakov S.
Yakov S.
Dec 13, 2017
Verified Stay

We're very happay to find such nice and carrying person as Ellen.
Our Charlie had a very good time in her house and found new friends ... Ellen's two doggies.
Definetely we'll asking her sitting with Charlie next time.

Ellen P.
Ellen P.

About Ellen

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Home Full Time-Fenced Yard

*Please see 'rates' below

I have an individualized approach to doggie care. Every pooch is different and I adapt to their personal needs. If your dog likes to cuddle he/she can sleep right next to me....some dogs prefer their independence and a few who've had rough histories don't like to be touched. I've cared for dogs with special needs: fragile seniors, deaf and/or blind dogs, and dogs with hip and walking issues ...

What Ellen would like to know about your dog

It's important to know of the dog's habits and fears (if any), as well as eating patterns, attitudes toward other dogs, any food aggression or leash aggression issues. It's crucial to know if your pooch has any special needs.....physically or behaviorally. I always feed my guests separately to avoid any food issues. Also I would need to know if the dog can manage being left alone for short periods and how he/she can manage in the car.

Due to extra effort/work for larger dogs, my rates increase to $60 for puppies and dogs 40 lbs. +

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
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Ellen's Pets


Bichon Frise
7 years, 7 mo. old, 15 lbs.

Bernie Sanders

Cairn Terrier
3 years, 3 mo. old, 14 lbs.
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