Spayed and Neutered Dogs
No Females in Heat
Crate-Trained Dogs Only
Our little guy came back after his recent stay with Lynda content. He must love going on the daily walks and Tia’s company. I love getting the daily updates and photos.
Our dog is the happiest at Lynda’s! It’s a vacation for her and she is so happy when we pick her up!!
Lynda is the best! We recently added a second dog to our family and Lynda has been so accomadating and helpful with the puppy. Now she takes care of both of our dogs and sends us even more photos with descriptions during their stay! :) Sadie and Summer are so happy to see Lynda when we drop them off! They have no separation issues when we leave! We’re so happy we have Lynda to care ...
Safe, Comfy Place for Your Dog
Hello! Looking for a safe and comfy place to leave your dog while you're away? Well, look no further! I have the benefit of working from home, so I can be there for your dog — all day long. We can have play time in the fenced in backyard, walks in the neighborhood or in the large rec room inside, if the weather is bad. My dog is social, friendly, with medium energy and would ...
What Lynda would like to know about your dog
It is important that your dog gets along with other dogs and has been left alone before. It is always helpful to know as much as I can about your dog's routine, special needs and behavior/training, so that the stay with me goes smoothly. When we have our meet and greet please tell me as much you can.
What is the dog’s usual routine for going potty?
What special words do you use to ask your dog to go potty?
How do they let you know when they need to go?
What is the dog’s usual meal and treat schedule?
Is the dog used to being left alone? For how long and at what times?
What time does the dog usually go to bed and wake up? Where do they usually sleep?
Where does your dog sleep at home?
Is the dog allowed on the furniture at home?
What is the dog’s usual routine for walks, exercise and outings?
What kind of collar does the dog usually wear for walks?
Do they have a harness and fixed-length leash?
Does the dog have any favorite toys or games?
Does the dog have any health issues (e.g., arthritis, allergies, etc.)?
Does your dog have any allergies?
Does the dog need special additives in their food?
Does the dog take medication? How is it administered?
Are there emergency contacts that know the dog’s normal behavior?
Does the dog tend to “mark”?
Is the dog crate-trained? Why does the dog go/get put in the crate and for how long?
What commands does the dog know?
How do you get the dog to drop something? To come when called?
Does the dog have any nicknames?
What motivates the dog? Food? A toy?
Does the dog have any quirks that are normal behavior for them (e.g., funny noises they make) or specific tendencies?
Does the dog have food aggression?
How does the dog do with other dogs? Any problems in the past?
Does the dog have an aversion or preference for certain types of people (i.e. male/female, children/adults)?
Is the dog accustomed to children? Cats? Other pets?
Does the dog have any “naughty” behaviors, e.g., getting into the trash, chewing on shoes or other items, etc.?
Does the dog have any special fears? What seems to help?
Has the dog experienced separation anxiety in the past? Under what circumstances? What does the owner do to comfort the dog?
Does the dog tend to run away or try and get out of the yard?