Dogs Over 1 Year Old
No Females in Heat
Joy did an outstanding job taking care of our pets and house-sitting while we were on vacation! She was professional, responsible and truly put our minds at ease about leaving for 8 days. Our pets were very happy, the house spotless and our mail brought in while we were gone. She sent us daily pictures and messages and even went so far as bringing our fur-family into the bathroom with her during a tornado warning ...
Joy did a drop in visit for our cat while we were away. It gives me a lot of comfort to know that she is looking in to make sure all is ok. I highly recommend Joy for drop in visits for cats, dog walks, boarding, and house-sitting.
Joy is literally the best dog sitter in the area! She immediately took Nehemiah in and alleviated all my worries! I am a pretty worried person and was pretty scared about leaving Nehemiah for an interview... But she sent me so many pictures and contacted me when anything "new" happened with my dog. He looked so happy and comfortable. I am so sad I moved away from the area because I won't be able to ...
Kindred spirit with love to share!
I grew up with dogs and cats in my family, so for as long as I can remember, I was always caring for them. In college, I worked as a veterinary assistant, which provided me with a variety of experiences in handling and caring for animals. In later years, I enjoyed volunteering at the Peninsula SPCA. My duties have included exercising and spending quality time with the dogs and cats, as well as doing pet ...
What Joy would like to know about your dog
-What is your dog's typical feeding schedule? (how much, how often)
-Does he/she have any food or treat restrictions?
-Any medical conditions that I need to be aware of?
-What is his/her normal sleeping arrangement (bed, crate, other?)
-Is he/she comfortable in a crate if I need to leave the house for any reason?
-Is he/she on flea/tick preventative?
-Any favorite toys/games?
-Is he/she comfortable going on walks on a leash? (any limitations, heat/cold, injuries, etc.?)
-Does your dog enjoy car rides (in the event that we go to a park)?
-What is your dog's energy level? (high-needs a lot of exercise, medium-needs some exercise, low-prefers minimal exercise).