Hobie A.

Hobie A.


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
A few minutes

Traveling Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old


  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
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repeat clients
8 Reviews

Matt L.
Matt L.
Aug 29, 2018
Verified Stay

Hobie did a fantastic job again watching our two dogs and our house! He’s always responsive and conscientious, and the dogs are happy and tired!

Hobie A.
Hobie A.
Matt L.
Matt L.
Jul 29, 2018
Verified Stay

Hobie took great care of our two dogs! He was very communicative and did a great job addressing our dogs' different energy levels and walk needs.

Hobie A.
Hobie A.
Anne T.
Anne T.
Jul 11, 2018
Verified Stay

Hobie did a great job with Finnley and house sitting. He left our house very neat - even made the bed when all I asked was to strip it. I would definitely ask him to dog sit overnight again. We got regulr updates with pictures. Finnley seemed very relaxed when we got home so I know he was well exercised and happy.

Hobie A.
Hobie A.

About Hobie

years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check
  • RoverGO

Portland Writer Seeks Doggie Time

Hi, I’m Hobie and I’ve been taking care of pets, people and even urban gardens for years. I work from home as a writer, as well as part-time as a caretaker for developmentally disabled people and caring for your pet will easily fit into my flexible schedule. While I prefer mid to large-size dogs, I am open to caring for all types of pets such as cats, bunnies, reptiles, fish as more! I ...

What Hobie would like to know about your dog

Please be sure to let me know all dietary needs, especially if medicines are involved. I would also like to know about your dog’s temperament, especially with other dogs and children, plus anything else you think I would need to know!

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration
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