Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
Response Time
Under an hour

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Mara can host 1 dog per night.
Mara can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


repeat client
8 Reviews

Kelsey F.
Kelsey F.
Aug 22, 2017
Verified Stay

Louie stayed with Mara and Jonathan for the second time and had so much fun! He again came home tired and happy. He was bummed when his weekend with them came to an end. But we'll definitely see them again!

Mara D.
Mara D.
Kevin F.
Kevin F.
Aug 10, 2017
Verified Stay

Mara took great care of our dog during his overnight stay. He had such a great time that we are using her again for our next trip in September. She took him out to play and sent us an update with a picture, which we always appreciate. The best thing is that he came home tired. Thanks Mara!

Mara D.
Mara D.
Kelsey F.
Kelsey F.
Jul 10, 2017
Verified Stay

WOW! We could have not asked for a better experience. Mara and Jonathan went above and beyond to make sure Louie was happy while I was away - pretty sure he was super bummed when his vacation ended! They centered their entire weekend around him and took him on multiple fun outings. Louie slept for 15 hours straight when we got home! I got multiple pictures and updates throughout the weekend and they were quick to ...

Mara D.
Mara D.

About Mara

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Dog lovers living by top dog park

My fiancé, Jake, and I each grew up with multiple dogs in our house, but with demanding work week travel schedules, we haven't been able to get one of our own! Raspberry was my family's Springer Spaniel in Michigan, while Jake grew up with a variety of rescued black lab breeds. We are caring, affectionate, and responsible dog enthusiasts living in a very dog-friendly building across the street from Oz Park - one of the best ...

What Mara would like to know about your dog

French Bulldogs are our favorite :) but would be happy to sit for any breed.

Additional Skills
Can provide daily exercise

About Mara's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has No Dogs

When Mara watches your pet

Walks throughout Oz Park, along Lake Shore path and throughout the neighboring Lincoln Park area. We have a closet full of tennis balls and different dog toys to bring on the trip.

In Mara's Home

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

Mara's Neighborhood

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