Kathy F.

Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: Under 12 hours

Services

Dog Boarding

$45
in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

$30
in the sitter's home
per day
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Kathy can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Kathy can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Kathy's Photos

80%
of clients received photo updates

Reviews

59
repeat clients
102 Reviews

Susan D.
Susan D.
May 9, 2019
Verified Stay

Ollie has so much fun at Kathy’s. He loves the long hikes and the down time at the house. He’s in great hands with Kathy!

Kathy F.
Nivedi D.
Nivedi D.
Apr 21, 2019
Verified Stay

Kathy is great! Whenever our very energetic Nova stays with her, she goes for daily walks/hikes. We always get detailed updates and lots of pictures. Nova seems to have a great time there. I highly recommend!

Kathy F.
Susan D.
Susan D.
Jan 31, 2019
Verified Stay

Kathy is awesome. My dog is very timid and doesn’t like to be away from me, but he just loves going to Kathy’s house. The separation is no problem and he is happy to be there. They go on lots of walks and he plays with the other dogs.

Kathy F.

About Kathy

30
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Hilltop Doggie Day Camp

We are dog people, passionate about happy, healthy dogs. We provide a caring, safe and fun environment for your dog in our dog friendly home on 12 private, wooded acres. Plus, there are an abundance of dog friendly parks (including a dog park) and trails in our area that we explore with our “guests”. Your dog receives the attention and care you desire, whether that means lots of walking and exercise or being the pampered ...

What Kathy would like to know about your dog

I always like to meet dogs and their owners before making boarding plans/commitments.

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

About Kathy's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 3 Dogs, No Other Pets
Kathy's Pets

Kelley

Shetland Sheepdog
11 years, 9 mo. old, 28 lbs.

Luna

Shetland Sheepdog
7 years, 9 mo. old, 24 lbs.

Molly

Shetland Sheepdog
6 years, 9 mo. old, 18 lbs.

When Kathy watches your pet

Here's where we'll take our walks
Yes! I love taking your pups for walks. We have great trails right off our back yard, and in addition the area has a multitude of really nice parks and conservation lands that I enjoy taking my guests to. I am careful to gear our walks to the pup's needs - some need really long walks to exercise all that energy; others do best with short walks considerate of their age and/or physical limitations. Some of our "field trips" in warm weather are to parks with swimming areas for the dogs, if dog parents are ok with their pups swimming and the dogs enjoy this activity.

Your dog's sleeping arrangement
Our guest pups generally sleep wherever they like, following their owners specifications (for instance, some bring crates and prefer that their routine of crating the dog be maintained). We prefer that they sleep downstairs on one of our dog beds or couches. Dog parents often like to bring their pup's favorite bedding from home. At times, dogs sleep upstairs with us, with our bed being off limits - too crowded with people and shelties already!

Time I'll spend with your dog
I am home most of each day and devote myself to making sure my guest pups get lots of affection, attention and exercise.

In Kathy's Home

Dogs Not Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Kathy's Neighborhood

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