Katharina V.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes

Services

Dog Boarding

$45
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$30
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$35
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$30
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Unspayed Females Accepted, Neutered Males Only
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Katharina can host up to 5 dogs per night.
Katharina can host up to 5 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

57
repeat clients
93 Reviews

Linda Y.
Linda Y.
Jan 11, 2019
Verified Stay

We could not be happier that we were able to leave our Zoey with Katharina. We received numerous pictures of her activities which made our vacation much more relaxing knowing she was being well cared for and was having fun herself. Thank you Katharina! We will be booking again when we need a sitter!

Katharina V.
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Timothy O.
Timothy O.
Dec 19, 2018
Verified Stay

What a pro. And sweet. Katharina agreed to look after our 3 dogs for 5 days. Her house is perfectly set up for Rover guests. And her backyard is huge. She stayed in touch by sending updates and photo which made us feel at ease and that our dogs were being cared for. 5 stars.

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John Z.
John Z.
Nov 30, 2018
Verified Stay

Katherina was fantastic! My boxer, Kylee, was having a hard time staying at a kennel and Katherine was just the right medicine. She gave Kylee the love and attention she needed to be away from her owner for a few days. I never worried about her. Katherina gets my strongest recommendation!

Katharina V.
Thank you! It was wonderful giving Kylee my love and attention. She is such a good and sensitive girl!
Katharina V.

About Katharina

40
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Your dog will be happy at my place

I have always had a passion and an intuition for dogs and I have helped my friends with their dog 'problems' all my life. A few years ago I took on the study of dog psychology at a college in Switzerland and now I am a certified dog behaviorist. I have a great ease around dogs of all sizes and character. I would love to take care of your dog in my house and my ...

What Katharina would like to know about your dog

I welcome all dogs of all sizes and character and as a certified dog behaviorist, I make sure they all get along and nobody gets bullied. We have a peaceful playful, respectful and loving atmosphere here.
Male dogs with a habit of peeing/marking inside the house will not be accepted!
I pay close attention to all dogs in my care, I can read their body language and can sense when they are not comfortable or when I need to interfere in the 'pack' long before anything ever happens.

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

About Katharina's Home

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

Lena

Boston Terrier and Chihuahua
5 years, 2 mo. old, 20 lbs.

When Katharina watches your pet

I take my time and make sure that the dog is as comfortable as possible. It is often not easy for a dog to see the owner leave. Some need to be left alone and want a safe space to retreat, some can be cheered up with a good chewy treat, some need to play ball, others want to go for a walk or just need a cuddle. Every dog is different and I try to give every dog what they need. Relying on my intuition and my life long experience and on my studies as a dog behaviorist. I also pay very close attention to the interaction between the dogs. In my house no dog gets bullied. The atmosphere here is safe and fun

In Katharina's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Katharina's Neighborhood

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