Dog Boarding

Away
in the sitter's home

House Sitting

$30
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$15
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

Away
in the sitter's home

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Lydia can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Lydia can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

7
repeat clients
13 Reviews

Helen F.
Helen F.
Nov 19, 2018
Verified Stay

Lydia was great with Jude! It was a comfort to see the photo she sent while we were away. I am grateful for ,her caring manner.

Lydia L.
Lydia L.
CaRin C.
CaRin C.
Sep 17, 2018
Verified Stay

Lydia is always great! Timely updates and excellent care for our puppy. I would highly recommend Lydia for your furry baby's care.

Lydia L.
Lydia L.
CaRin C.
CaRin C.
Sep 4, 2018
Verified Stay

Lydia was great! Communicated with me during every visit and was very attentive to my doggo's needs.

Lydia L.
Lydia L.

About Lydia

8
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Dog Boarding and Sitting

Hello! I recently moved to the Rockford area for medical school. This is a dream come true, but I unfortunately had to leave behind my pup in the care of my parents. I need your help to fill the void that it created! I've had dogs all my life--my own and fostering--and truly enjoy their company and energy. I enjoy walking dogs around my neighbor, taking them to dog parks, and snuggling. I request that ...

What Lydia would like to know about your dog

Breed and age
Crate trained?
Tell me a little bit about their personality, any anxiety? Chewing issues? How are they around strangers?

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

About Lydia's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has No Dogs
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present

When Lydia watches your pet

I like to stay active, so I ensure your dog will get their fair share of walks. I'll take your dog on runs (if they're up for it) and to nearby dog parks.

In Lydia's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours

Lydia's Neighborhood

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