John V.

John V.

House Sitting

$20
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$14
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$12
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under 12 hours

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

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

Reviews

1 Review
Robert A.
Robert A.
Mar 8, 2018

I met John right after he moved to Texas in 2006. I was on staff at Antioch Baptist Church and I knew that he was a dog lover when one day I had to go to the Music and Fine Arts wing. And there was a beautiful brown cocker spaniel puppy sitting in his lap in the office. After our meeting, I took him home so he could drop the dog off and we could ...

John V.
John V.

About John

20
years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

The human that Dogs love

My love affair with dogs began with Pat and Pam, my family’s 2 Terriers, who had two very contrasting and colorful personalities. I was taught how to groom, feed and train my dogs by my grandfather, who bred and trained Great Danes. I learned the different temperaments of dog breeds and learned that every dog has their own distinctive personality. I began breeding and training Cocker Spaniels in 2006, and boast to this day ...

What John would like to know about your dog

Just like taking care of a child, I like to hear their likes, dislikes, medical issues, eating schedule and character flaws. Or they spoiled? Or they the “cut-up” or the serious and loner type? I don’t have a breed preference but I tend to shy away from the stubborn and dominant types.

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

When John watches your pet

For me, dog sitting is just like hanging out with a new acquaintance or an old friend. Where I go, my dog goes as well, if at all possible. I have take my dog often to the track with me. They enjoy the outing and the exercise. And if a dog is well socialized, I enjoy playing at the dog park. Playtime and relaxing time is planned and sometimes spontaneous. And if we’re really vibing, and it’s allowed, then we just might sleep side by side.

John's Service Area

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