Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under an hour


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's 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 1 dog per night.
John can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


repeat client
2 Reviews
Harrison S.
Harrison S.
Nov 14, 2018

John is spectacular! My wife and I have trusted him to take care of our dog many times and will continue to do so. Our dog is very peculiar; even though he is a big dog (150lbs), he is skittish and afraid of his own shadow. John handles him with care, patience, and confidence, which is tough to do, due to our dog’s size. John is one of our dog’s favorite people because ...

John S.
John S.
Chelsea S.
Chelsea S.
Oct 29, 2018

John has an AMAZING way with all animals, but a special touch with dogs. I would leave my puppy, Quinn, in John's care frequently, almost daily, during her formative puppy months while I was at work and I was NEVER worried: he always looked after her with great care all while giving her the time of her life! John is loving, enthusiastic and active, so your dog will have the best trail hikes, play sessions ...

John S.
John S.

About John

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Work from home - active lifestyle-

Oh hey there! My name's John, thanks for taking the time to check out my profile! A little about me: I've recently moved up from Massachusetts and I currently work from home for the Boy Scouts of America. I'm an avid outdoorsman, and often sitting at my desk at home doesn't really cut it for me. That's where Rover comes in! I grew up with rescues at home and have a passion for dogs. Nothing ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience

About John's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has No Dogs

When John watches your pet

Walks will take place at:
Valley of the Moon Park
Coastal Trail
Margaret Egen Sullivan Park
Local Neighborhoods

Tug of war
LOTS of pets
Jogging (depending on the dog of course!)

In John's Home

Dogs Not Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours

John's Neighborhood

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