Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$25
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$12
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
90%
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Michael can host 1 dog per night.
Michael can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

12
repeat clients
41 Reviews

Dana S.
Dana S.
Aug 3, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael watched our 15 year old lab, Maggi, for 4 days in our home. We needed a sitter that could spend the majority of their time at our home. Maggi is on several medications, needs 3-4 short walks a day and can have “senior” moments. He completed all tasks, along with keeping plants alive, without a complaint. Michael also sent daily updates and some pictures. He met all of Maggi’s needs. We came home ...

Michael J.
Thank you Dana. and Mike - Maggi is a super sweet companion. I am here for you and Maggi as needed ...
Michael J.
Tara H.
Tara H.
Jul 18, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael took good care of Enzo while we were gone on a very long trip. Enzo was with him 24/7 which he loves. We enjoyed updates about Enzo and we're very glad that we're Michael is located there were no fireworks so our doggie didn't have to worry. Thanks Michael!

Michael J.
Thank you Tara. Enzo was great. Happy to help again...anytime. Michael
Michael J.
Mark N.
Mark N.
Jul 2, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was a fabulous host for our 6lb dog. At the time of the stay, the little dog was on some temporary medication, making his care a bit more high maintenance than usual, but it did not phase Michael at all. Definitely recommend!

Michael J.
Thank you Mark and Beth. I'm happy to help again anytime. You have a true Lovebug that I'm ...
Michael J.

About Michael

4
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

I am an Author (DOG WATER FREE)

I am a graduate of Harvard (Cambridge MA). I am an author, so my hours are my own. My brief bio is on Amazon (search for my memoir "DOG WATER FREE"). In addition to writing I advocate for the Harvard College Admissions Committee. I have always had dogs, but do not own a dog now. Currently, I sit for two 8 yr old Jack Russell Terriers 12 days a month. My own dogs have been ...

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

About Michael's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has No Dogs
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