Michael F.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under an hour


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Michael can host 1 dog per night.
Michael can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Michael's Photos


repeat clients
13 Reviews

Pavi R.
Pavi R.
Jun 13, 2019
Verified Stay

Mike is a wonderful sitter. He was prompt with communications, easy to set up drop-off and pick-up times with, flexible when our timings changed, and overall just a warm and kind person. Ella clearly had a great stay, judging from the photos and from how relaxed she was when we picked her up. Thank you, Mike!

Michael F.
Gretchen K.
Gretchen K.
Jun 9, 2019
Verified Stay

Michael was a wonderful sitter for my 15-year-old chihuahua. She is losing her vision/hearing and needs special care moving around the house. I knew from my meet and greet I had found a perfect match. I received constant updates and Chiquita even ate her meals, which usually doesn't happen under stress. She had plenty of time outside and tons of cuddles. Michael was always waiting for me in the garage and would wave as we ...

Michael F.
Emi M.
Emi M.
Apr 2, 2019
Verified Stay

This was our first time using Rover and I was nervous to leave my dog with a stranger, as she sometimes has some anxiety in new situations. But she did wonderfully thanks to Michael's care and attention! Michael sent me text updates throughout the weekend with photos which meant so much to me. My dog didn't miss one meal all weekend (usually the first thing that happens when she's stressed is she stops eating) and ...

Michael F.

About Michael

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Retired, Dog Lover, Full Time Care


Recently moved from Capitol Hill 10 minutes away to North Beacon Hill. A dog friendly environment with plenty of sidewalks and parks for exploring.
I love getting out and about in the neighborhood taking my four legged companion along with me. We had our own rescue dog raised from one year old. After almost 16 years, Teddy's time was done. I miss taking a dog with me on ...

What Michael would like to know about your dog

A "barker" is not a good fit for this building. Dogs are permitted and many folks have dogs in the building. Incessant barking is not allowed.

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

About Michael's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has No Dogs

When Michael watches your pet

Two parks I enjoy walking around always on leash walks. If your dog enjoys off leash activities we can easily visit several off leash parks. Most of the time we will walk urban sidewalks. Always on leash.

In Michael's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours

Michael's Neighborhood

Michael's Neighborhood
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