House Sitting

in your home

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Time
Within a few days

Traveling Preferences



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2 Reviews

Amy C.
Amy C.
Sep 19, 2017
Verified Stay

Emily was AMAZING! I highly recommend booking her. We were new to Iowa City and did not know anyone to look over our animals. We were a bit nervous to find someone on Rover, but Emily worked out so well. Our animals loved Emily. She came over to our apartment a few days before we left on vacation to meet our animals and take our dog on a practice walk. She was so friendly and ...

Emily W.
Emily W.
Becky K.
Becky K.
Aug 30, 2017

Emily is a delightful and responsible young woman. We have had her house sit for us many times for the past 3 years. We have 4 cats and a large dog. All have been well taken care of by Emily. We also have a pool, and she has helped with basic care of that when we have traveled in the summmer months.

Emily W.
Emily W.

About Emily

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Attentive and Enthusiastic Care

I LOVE caring for pets. For over ten years I've been entrusted to watch over animals of all shapes and sizes for family, friends and coworkers. I pride myself in attentive, compassionate care. As a dog owner myself, I know just how important it is to know that your best friend is in good hands.
As my family has rescued most of our pets, my experience includes providing care for dogs special behavioral considerations, dietary ...

What Emily would like to know about your dog

Every dog comes with unique traits, behaviors and quirks. I would like to know what environmental or behavioral triggers to keep an eye out for while caring for your pet, so that they can feel as comfortable as possible while you're away.

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

When Emily watches your pet

Iowa City has wonderful recreational areas to walk and explore all the smells! As far as games go, I'm an excellent player of "keep away" "tug-o-war" and "fetch" to name a few. My dog, Simba, says that I'm the best ear scratcher in the midwest. Cuddles and belly rubs freely given.

Emily's Service Area

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