House Sitting

$30
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$12
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$12
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

2
repeat clients
7 Reviews

Leanne D.
Leanne D.
July 24, 2017
Verified Stay

Emma is absolutely freaking amazing. Not only was her communication top notch but she sent me so many pictures throughout her stay and took my two dogs out for walks even more frequently than I do.

on top of all of that, the neighbors on both sides of my house messaged me while I was gone about how great she was and told me when I was back in town how impressed they were with ...

Emma M.
Emma M.
Celeste B.
Celeste B.
June 8, 2017
Verified Stay

Emma was great! My dog took right to her and she was able to be flexible and come at short notice. I would highly recommend!

Emma M.
Emma M.
Chuck & Mary R.
Chuck & Mary R.
June 8, 2017

Emma started caring for our dogs 1 - 1 1/2 hour daily . Savage and Sade. (Dobermans) They loved her, she was always on time and never missed a day, she fed them,let them out, and played with them daily. She handled them so well we asked her to live in while we were on vacations 1 week to 10 days at a time. There were no issues at all. We always came back to ...

Emma M.
Emma M.

About Emma

10
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Grad student, active sitter w/ refs

I just graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. I recently moved to Des Moines, where I will be teaching English at area colleges and universities while also providing pet care.

In my spare time, I like to spend time with all the pups I can because my childhood dog of 13 years--MiniBee, a black lab--passed away not too long ago and I haven't had the heart to ...

What Emma would like to know about your dog

I really like to get a good idea of your dog(s)' daily routine--that way when I show up to take care of your pet, I can follow their normal routine and hopefully reduce some of the anxiety that may occur as a result of being away from you.

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

About Emma's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has No Dogs
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