Maura S.

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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2 Reviews

Kristin H.
Kristin H.
Jan 8, 2018
Verified Stay

Maura did a fantastic job watching my 2 girls: lab/shepard and golden retriever over a weekend. She stopped over to meet them prior to watching them, my lab/shepard takes a little longer to warm up to people so she took her for a quick walk to help her adjust. She sent lots of pictures of the girls while I was gone and did a fantastic job exercising them - playing ball and taking walks ...

Maura S.
Maura S.
Betsy P.
Betsy P.
Jun 13, 2017

Maura has been our dog sitter for many years now and is the only one we leave our 5 year old pit bull, Blue with. It is great having Maura come to our home because we know that Blue will be taken care of by someone that loves him. There is no one else that we have met that loves dogs more than Maura. She goes above and beyond the call of duty!

Maura S.
Maura S.

About Maura

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

Dog Exercise Enthusiast. Pre-Vet

I offer affordable pet care that includes intense exercise as a way to provide the least stressful experience for your pets while you are away. My pet sitting business is Pet Friends! Pet Care of Iowa City and I have run a Dog Exercise Project for the past two years known as IowaCityDogWalker. I have been caring for pets on the east side of Iowa City for over 15 years. My extensive experience allows me ...

What Maura would like to know about your dog

I have worked with all breeds, I enjoy all breeds and their special needs. I particularly enjoy caring for elderly pets and have extremely good references for the care I have provided for senior and disabled dogs.

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

When Maura watches your pet

Dog Park, hiking, socializing, swimming, fetch and relaxing walks.

Maura's Service Area

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