House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
A few minutes

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat clients
31 Reviews

Anne S.
Anne S.
March 19, 2018

Kara is THE BEST. Upon meeting our puppy we saw right away how much she loves dogs. She is reliable, flexible, and kind. We noticed a big change in our puppy's behavior since using Kara for walks. She was willing to continue training techniques we have used for our puppy which we REALLY appreciate. Kara sends daily updates and pictures if you want on your pup's progress. Even our neighbors have commented on how much ...

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Katie A.
Katie A.
February 18, 2018
Verified Stay

Kara is the best!!! Timely, communicative, and my pup loves her!!

Kara A.
Kara A.
Katie A.
Katie A.
February 13, 2018
Verified Stay

Kara was wonderful! Timely, communicative, and my dog loves her! I would definitely recommend her to anyone!

Kara A.
Kara A.

About Kara

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Leave those paws in good hands

I am a 4th year undergrad with a *very* flexible schedule. Dogs have been a huge part of my life for the past 15 years. I volunteered at the Richmond SPCA in high school, regularly dog sit for my parents' neighbors in Richmond, and have experiences with all kinds of pets. Former clients include a clever Westie puppy, an energetic sheepdog, kittens, fish, senior Labradors, recently-adopted shelter dogs...the whole gamut.

I promise to treat ...

What Kara would like to know about your dog

No breed or size preferences! Just let me know what your dog likes and needs. Do they enjoy socializing with other dogs? How often do they take potty breaks? What are your furniture no-no's? Are there "triggers" that I should be aware of? Does your pup have any favorite toys?

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