Matthew G.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under an hour


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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4 Reviews

Maureen K.
Maureen K.
Sep 30, 2018
Verified Stay

Matthew was amazing. I had to leave my dog just a few days after she had surgery, so she had stitches and required medication and careful monitoring. Matthew stayed at my house and cared for Po beautifully. He sent regular updates and photos and I came home to a happy, healthy dog and a clean house. Will definitely book Matthew again.

Matthew G.
June S.
June S.
Jul 31, 2018

I highly recommend Matthew for taking care of your pet. Matthew provided tender loving care for our exuberant, ten-year-old Labrador Retriever. He stayed in our home Friday through Sunday (while we were out of town) and he was very reliable and trustworthy. Matthew listened to and followed all of my numerous instructions. While we were gone, he sent several texts to update us on how Carly was doing, how many walks she had, etc. He ...

Matthew G.
Freya G.
Freya G.
Jun 20, 2018

I am Matthew's mother, and even though that's true, he has been around dogs and cats all of his life. He has helped me give them medication including IV fluids, insulin and meds by mouth. He truly loves and respects all animals great and small and treats them with honor and respect. He is responsible for their care and assures that they are walked and fed when needed. My son is extremely compassionate towards his ...

Matthew G.

About Matthew

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check

A canine in need is a friend indeed

Hi, my name is Matt G! I would like to tell you a little bit about myself. I have been around dogs all shapes and sizes since I was born. I have volunteered my time at the Chicago Canine Rescue walking an array of dogs. Also when I take my dog to the vet, I have to be the muscle and and his emotional support for him. I have a great deal of compassion and ...

What Matthew would like to know about your dog

I would like to foremost know if the dog is food aggressive, and dog aggressive. Also the temperament to me.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

When Matthew watches your pet

Depending on where I am at I will walk them a mile around the neighborhood. Or determinant on the owners permission, I will take them to the dog park or dog beach. For activities we will play catch, tug of war, or participate with other dogs.

Matthew's Service Area

Matthew's Neighborhood
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