Dog Boarding

$38
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$30
in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
80%
Response Time
A few minutes

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
Helena can host 1 dog per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

16
repeat clients
40 Reviews

Christopher R.
Christopher R.
December 5, 2017
Verified Stay

Helena and her family, including their dog Rex, were wonderful to our lab. He was well exercised, cared for and loved, with plenty of pics to document his weekend. He was made to feel like one of the family, and we will gladly have him stay with Helena again.

Helena R.
Thank you for the kind review Christopher. We miss Rupert and can't wait to host him again!!
Helena R.
C Winter H.
C Winter H.
November 12, 2017
Verified Stay

We're rarely both out of town at the same time, but when we are, we leave our dog with our vet. But we decided to try home boarding. We were a bit concerned, not only because this was our first time leaving him with a boarder, but also because our dog can be overly excited around other dogs and kids. He's not aggressive, he's just "overly" friendly. Helena and her family were wonderful! She sent ...

Helena R.
Thank you for the kind review! We hope to see Cooper again, as we all missed him when he was ...
Helena R.
Peggy K.
Peggy K.
November 9, 2017
Verified Stay

Helena and her family are amazing. Your dog will get the best of love and care from everyone.

Helena R.
Thank you so much Peggy!!
Helena R.

About Helena

10
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Phila.Teacher:Hosts 1 Dog at a Time

I only host one visiting dog at a time, to ensure they get all my focus and attention. I am a School District of Philadelphia teacher, who has her whole summer off! That means I have a very flexible schedule to care for and pamper your pooch! I also watch dogs during the school year too!! I have a family who ADORES dogs, if you decide to board in my home. I am comfortable with ...

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

About Helena's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Children 6-12 Years Old
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Helena's Pets

Rex

Jack Russell Terrier and Labrador Retriever
3 years, 6 mo. old, 29 lbs.
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