Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Joy can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Joy can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
5 Reviews

Dianne W.
Dianne W.
July 29, 2017
Verified Stay

I have always treated my 10 year old Labradoodle Jack with love and kindness. As an empty-nester, he is my baby. Since I travel occasionally and cannot take him along, it is difficult to find someone to take good care of him while I am away. After leaving Jack with Joy and Thomas for a week, I was totally impressed! Joy sent pictures and responded to my texts quickly. When I returned to pick up ...

Joy D.
Joy D.
Cornel V.
Cornel V.
April 17, 2017
Verified Stay

Joy was amazing, she sent updates and pictures of our puppy, Daizy totally loved her and delt at home from the first minute. I will recommend Joy anytime.

Joy D.
Joy D.
Rebekah E.
Rebekah E.
March 6, 2017
Verified Stay

I had great comfort during my vacation knowing my dog Romy was with Joy and her family. Joy was very responsive, and did well at sending pictures/videos. Plus, Joy's dog Yuki was the perfect play mate for Romy! I'm very happy with our experience.

Joy D.
Joy D.

About Joy

year of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Thomas & Joy's Southside Doggie Inn

My name is Joy and I live on the Southside of Richmond. My husband Thomas and I have a 1 ½ year old lab Yuki who loves to play with all dogs. Thomas has owned multiple dogs his entire life and I have lived with dogs for five years. We have one cat named Kitty. He keeps to himself. We have a huge fenced in backyard where the dogs can play and we live close ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

About Joy's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 1 Dog
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
Children 0-5 Years Old
Joy's Pets


Labrador Retriever
2 years, 6 mo. old, 60 lbs.
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