Dog Boarding

$27
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$30
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$25
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$27
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Mario can host up to 5 dogs per night.
Mario can host up to 5 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

46
repeat clients
78 Reviews

Jessica G.
Jessica G.
November 25, 2017
Verified Stay

I have never boarded a pet before and had interviewed several "facilities" and individuals before selecting Mario and his family. From the initial contact I just got that feeling he was the sitter. After meeting in person and seeing how Zeus took to him and his family I knew this was the right choice. I felt like I was leaving Zeus with a long time pal and I never felt nervous or anxious about being ...

Mario Z.
Mario Z.
Lisa C.
Lisa C.
November 3, 2017
Verified Stay

Our dog had a great stay at Mario’s. We received picture updates of him enjoying himself during the stay, playing with doggy friends and getting belly rubs. We would definitively book Mario again.

Mario Z.
Mario Z.
Thea S.
Thea S.
October 10, 2017
Verified Stay

We absolutely loved leaving Doris and Sprocket with Mario and his family. They were very caring and understanding of our hesitation to leave the dogs with someone new. We received pictures of their daily activities. Sprocket and Doris enjoyed having kids around to play with. Thank you Mario and family for loving our buddies this long weekend.

Mario Z.
Mario Z.

About Mario

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Dogs have feelings too

My wife and I have been taking care of dogs for 20 years. My own, my friends, and my neighbors. Dogs to my family and me are like humans, they need attention and caring. We understand how special dogs are and we want them to be happy. If chosen to take care of your pet you can be sure it's going to be a great experience for you and your pet. You can trust us ...

What Mario would like to know about your dog

We have no preferences! We'll gladly babysit any dog of any breed, all we need to know what your baby likes and dislikes

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

About Mario's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Children 6-12 Years Old
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Mario's Pets

Buddy

Chihuahua
15 years, 7 mo. old, 14 lbs.
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