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



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


repeat clients
311 Reviews

Craig F.
Craig F.
Oct 7, 2018
Verified Stay

My wife and I were away on a nine day cruise and Jim was looking after Nicoh. We have nothing but praise for Jim and for Rover being smart enough to employ him. Nicoh was a happy boy, we received daily updates with pictures, the garden and house were immaculate upon our return. Better than if we'd had a family member do it. Five out of five. We would use Jim again without reservation.

Jim G.
Thank you Craig...…… I mentioned in one of the updates to you & Pauline - Nicoh is the perfect gentleman. He ...
Jim G.
Amy L.
Amy L.
Oct 2, 2018
Verified Stay

I know that my girls are safe when Jim takes care of them. I wish there were 2 of him so that when he is booked, i know they are safe.

Jim G.
Thank you, Amy...….the girls deserve the best care and I am glad that I can provide that to them ...
Jim G.
Kara B.
Kara B.
Sep 22, 2018
Verified Stay

Absolutely grateful for Jim and his great care and kindness for our loved one! Great work and good to know he is close and talented and loving soul with great expertise and understanding for our loved one.

Jim G.
Thank you very, very much!!!
Jim G.

About Jim

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • dog*tec Certification
  • IAABC Member
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101
  • Mostly Mutts Animal Rescue
  • Love Dog Adventures

Experienced Sitter 4 Furry Families

I have been a Dog & Cat sitter and owner for well over three decades. This helped to pay for my college education, by taking care of wonderful animals ever since my early college days. In addition, I have volunteered in shelters and no-kill sanctuaries since the 1980s, in whatever city and state my career took me. This includes taking care of literally tens of thousands of dogs & cats over that time with great ...

What Jim would like to know about your dog

Positive reinforcement and attention, in addition to lots of love and playtime, makes for a great bond with any animal. I provide that and am completely breed agnostic. All dogs have the opportunity to be great and, with the right people and environment around them, most certainly will be.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
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