Kelly was amazing with our two girls while we were gone, and even went above and beyond by doing additional things for us that we didn't expect. I will definitely use her again anytime we have to go out of town!
Kelly was referred to us by friends who have two Newfoundlands and a Golden, and we hired her to take care of Maisie, our medium-sized, mixed breed for two weeks. Kelly surprised us with daily texts and photos. She walked Maisie once or twice a day and took time to play with her. When we got home we found that Kelly had kept a diary of Maisie's days. Maisie was in great shape and was ...
Kelly has taken care of our fur family on several occasions. She is attentive and loving and we never worry about the fur kids while we are gone. Her trustworthiness is exemplary and we never worried for a minute that everything wouldn't be just as we left it except maybe the dogs might like her a bit more than us when we got back.
A great person.
Nature & Animal Lover in IRB
Recently, I moved back to Florida after spending some time in Costa Rica as a wildlife rescue and rehab volunteer. There I fell in love with working with primates, though I was raised with dogs and they're my “first love.”
Besides working at a wildlife rescue center, I have volunteered at a local animal shelter and worked at a dog groomer. For years, I have also been a dog walker and house/pet sitter for ...
What Kelly would like to know about your dog
I love dogs of all sizes, from Chihuahuas to Newfoundlands. That said, I will admit that German Shepherds leave extra-warm paw prints on my heart.
Before working with your dog, it would be helpful to know if:
◉ Giving treats is ok?
◉ You have commands to use while walking? (Sit at crosswalks, heel, etc.)
◉ There are any “triggers” to be aware of, such as lunging at bicycles, aggression toward other dogs, etc.?