Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Joe can host up to 4 dogs per night.
Joe can host up to 4 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
96 Reviews

Clover B.
Clover B.
January 25, 2018
Verified Stay

Joe was fantastic! He sent us daily updates with pictures. Our pup loved his stay with Joe and we will definitely use him again!

Joe M.
Joe M.
Lori W.
Lori W.
August 28, 2017
Verified Stay

Joe was very nice and sent photos of our dog throughout the weekend. Our dog even got to sleep with Joe in bed and hang out with him on the couch! He loved playing with the other dogs in the fenced in yard. Joe took great care of him!

Joe M.
Joe M.
Harrison D.
Harrison D.
July 26, 2017
Verified Stay

Joe was a fantastic host for our 5 year old dog, Max, while we were at the beach for a week. He sent daily updates with pictures of Max happily playing, and his communication and flexibility before and during Max's stay was greatly appreciated. Joe's home is really a dog's home. He has two pups of his own, and with a great backyard, Max had a blast playing with Ozzie and Ted the whole time ...

Joe M.
Joe M.

About Joe

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Home full time, large fenced yard

I'm a retired college professor who has owned dogs and cats for more than 40 years. I own a small historic cottage with a large fenced-in back yard in a quiet area right off the major routes to the Delaware resorts (Lewes, Rehoboth, Bethany and other southern Delaware attractions). I've been dog-sitting for friends and relatives for many years.

Since I'm home all day, I can pay special attention to your pet's needs. I would ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience

About Joe's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 3 Dogs
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Joe's Pets


Shetland Sheepdog
9 years old, 45 lbs.


6 years old, 20 lbs.


6 years old, 20 lbs.
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