We were in a pinch and tried Rover (with a little anxiety). We picked Max to come watch Nyla and we were nothing but impressed! Max came to our house to let Nyla out a couple/few times a day. Not only did he communicate EVERYTHING going on, he followed up with some pictures of him and our dog playing and having fun. Everything was BETTER than excellent! I would highly recommend Max and Rover ...
Max was great with our dogs and gave a very detailed summary of his visit. It made me confident that our dogs were given the time they deserved on their walks while we were 3 hours away from home.
Fun & a bit of training thrown in!
I trained dogs in the 4-H obedience program for 8 years and trained other dog-and-kid pairs for 3 years beyond that. Dogs of small breeds, medium-size breeds, and large breeds--I've enjoyed getting to know each one! Clicker-training, Gentle Leaders, and positive reinforcement training are all in my repertoire. Beyond sit, stay, come, and heel, I've taught dogs to bring in the newspaper, differentiate between toys, shake with alternating paws, play dead and miraculously "come back ...