Dogs Over 1 Year Old
Marisa is an awesome and caring person! I've never seen her be a dog sitter but I'd bet my bottom dollar that she'd do a great job! Highly recommend.
Marisa cared for our three dogs, even taking care to medicate and properly bandage one when she (the dog) was injured. She spoils them and makes them sit still for grooming. The dogs would give her 6 thumbs up if only they had opposable thumbs ???. We will gladly have Marisa sit our dogs again. She is someone I could trust in my home while I was away and I always feel comfortable knowing she’s ...
I’ve known Marisa for 8 years since college where we were in a student-run Cavalry unit. We always had lots of horses (50+) and cats we were responsible for, and Marisa (who was a year ahead of me and one my mentors) and she patient, nurturing, and incredibly responsible for all the animals and underclassmen alike. From fixing fences in 110 degree weather to 5 am feedings, she was always there caring for the ...
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My family has had dogs ranging from dachshund to malamute (as well as cats, reptiles, rodents, and fish). I'm good at charming high and low energy pets. With all the double coat dogs we've had, I'm great and brushing all that fluff out. As far as training goes, I understand the importance of consistent enforcement of rules, so I'll make sure your pup doesn't try to get away with things you don't allow when I ...
What Marisa would like to know about your dog
I have no breed biases. I understand that different breeds tend to have their own temperaments, but also that each dog is an individual. I'm not a big fan of being jumped on or having my face licked, but my response to those behaviors is usually just to turn away or withhold pets/attention until the dog calms down, so it's not a big deal.