Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$40
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$18
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Around an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Karen can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

13
repeat clients
24 Reviews

Virginia C.
Virginia C.
June 2, 2017
Verified Stay

Karen was great! She was very flexible regarding our schedule and sent updates throughout our time away. Juniper, our pup, was one happy girl when we picked her up!!!

Karen R.
Karen R.
Mandy B.
Mandy B.
May 17, 2017
Verified Stay

Karen was great. I received pictures of my dog daily. Usually when I pick up my dog, he is running for the door; anxious to leave. With Karen, he wanted to stick around. To me that means he had a great time.

Karen R.
Karen R.
Corin B.
Corin B.
May 4, 2017
Verified Stay

Karen was wonderful! My sweet, giant mutt has some significant separation anxiety, and Karen handled it in stride and made her super comfortable. She kept me updated regularly with photos, and she went far above and beyond to make sure I could see my pup as soon as I got home from my trip, even though my flight got in incredibly late. I will definitely be requesting her again! This was my first experience with ...

Karen R.
Karen R.

About Karen

14
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Pretzel's Puptime

I am a professional animal care taker (zookeeper), with a degree in animal behavior and have a ton of experience with animals WAY harder to deal with than dogs! I have also worked in an SPCA shelter and for 2 years as a part-time dog trainer. I currently have a young dog that is great with other dogs and could use some occasional friends/doggie sleepovers! I'm comfortable with just about any dog (or cat ...

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

About Karen's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Karen's Pets

Pretzel

Mixed
1 year, 11 mo. old, 48 lbs.
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