Response Rate: 80%
Response Time: Under 12 hours


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences


Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
John can host up to 6 dogs per night.
John can host up to 6 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
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3 Reviews

Tammy R.
Tammy R.
Jan 30, 2018
Verified Stay

John was very professional. I have a house full and he handled it with ease! When we got home everyone looked fine and the house was in order. Will definitely ask him back!

John N.
John N.
Charnnel E.
Charnnel E.
Dec 11, 2017

John has kept my dog Diamond for the past 3 years and I can honestly say that John is absolutely amazing. I am a professor and I travel all the time for confrences and workshops, and it was extremely difficult trying to find a pet sitter for my puppy that was safe and reliable and at a reasonable price, but then I found John and it has been the best experience ever. My doggy diamond ...

John N.
John N.

About John

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • dog*tec Certification
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

#1 Pet Sitting/Dog Training company

I started Nicks Dog Empire because I have always had a passion for taking care of animals. My experience in training my own dog made me realize how much I loved training and pet sitting. I began my dog-sitting company in Rancho Cucamonga California, as a way to make money doing what I love.

I get to know everything about your dog before I bring them into my home like Information such as their temperament ...

What John would like to know about your dog

i would love to know the dogs temperate around other dogs and people of course to ensure everybody is safe and comfortable. Also the dogs routine and daily schedule the owner has them on so i can follow that as well. i do not have any breed preferences

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

About John's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
John's Pets


Akita Inu
4 years, 1 mo. old, 110 lbs.


8 years, 1 mo. old, 35 lbs.

When John watches your pet

i love to take the dogs on walks at all the local parks and outdoor shopping centers so the dogs can socialize with other dogs and people as well to release all their energy and have a fun time as well as playing fetch in the grass or with their favorite ball.

In John's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

John's Neighborhood

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