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Kristen is the absolute best dog sitter around! She is incredibly trust worthy, kind, and caring. She is able to accommodate so many different situations (ie. dog/cat reactive, medications, etc.) which is really helpful for people with trickier animals. It's a small price to pay knowing that while you are away, your pet is in the best hands possible! I highly recommend her :)
You will have the best and most experienced pet sitter EVER! Kristen has been involved with animal rescue for most of her adult life. She is compassionate and knows how to meet dogs at their level. Kristen always uses positive reinforcement for training and will help keep your pet comfortable while they are in a new environment. If you want the best.....take your dog to Kristen!!!
Kristen speaks English as a 2nd language, her first is "Dogspeak"! She knows what a dog needs even before the dog gives a sign. I've known Kristen for almost 5 years now and have experienced firsthand her interactions with all types of dogs. She's smart, uses common sense, is kind and nurturing. Kristen always goes above and beyond for each and every dog she has saved through ALIVE Rescue and CRISP. If your dog is ...
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My life is all about animals. I have been part of the Chicago animal community since helping with rescue efforts in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. I have volunteered my time helping homeless animals in Chicago through rescue for over 13 years. I now run a local animal rescue who takes in cats, dogs, and rabbits. I have extensive experience with special needs animals including those who are paralyzed, blind, deaf, require medications (including injections ...
What Kristen would like to know about your dog
Any dog that comes into my home must be cat and dog friendly. I conduct an initial meet and greet prior to any boarder arriving to ensure it's a good match.