Joe M.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under an hour


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

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
99 Reviews

Carolyn H.
Carolyn H.
Oct 19, 2018
Verified Stay

Our cavaliers stayed with Joe over the weekend for the first time. All went well, Joe is a great guy and very organized and the dogs came home a little tired so I think they had a good time. They will definitely be staying there again.

Joe M.
Joe M.
Susan P.
Susan P.
Oct 15, 2018
Verified Stay

Joe was wonderful! He took exceptionally good care of our dog George and provided us with photos and texts the entire time we were away. We felt very comfortable leaving George with Joe!

Joe M.
Joe M.
Clover B.
Clover B.
Jan 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.

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, 10 mo. old, 45 lbs.


6 years, 10 mo. old, 20 lbs.


6 years, 10 mo. old, 20 lbs.

When Joe watches your pet

In Joe's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Joe's Neighborhood

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