Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes

Services

Dog Boarding

$35
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$40
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$15
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$30
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Michael can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Michael can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
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Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

8
repeat clients
29 Reviews

J.P. H.
J.P. H.
Nov 29, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael, a.k.a. Scott, way over exceeded my expectations. He shows up on time, keeps to his commitments and all this while being a very nice person. Not to mention my dog gives him two thumbs up!!

Michael M.
Michael M.
Ericka O.
Ericka O.
Nov 22, 2018
Verified Stay

We left our fur baby with Michael for a much needed weekend getaway. She just turned a year old, so she is still in the “puppy” phase. She had an accident in the house and instead of getting upset, we were able to talk through it with Michael and realized that we should have brought her own crate. He was nothing but nice about it. His home is very clean and welcoming. His demeanor is ...

Michael M.
Michael M.
Najia D.
Najia D.
Nov 17, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael is outstanding with our puppy! He takes the best pictures of him and he looks so happy in each one. He takes him to play with his dog friends down the street and plays with him in our building’s dog run. He also follows my crazy instructions to take him out specific doors and give him a stuffed toy before he leaves without complaint! Most importantly, Remy is happily resting whenever we get ...

Michael M.
Michael M.

About Michael

7
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Retired, home full-time, fenced yd

I have been overnighting and transporting shelter dogs for over six years and sitting for friends as well. I’m now retired and can do this more often. No pets of my own, so I’ll treat yours with the utmost care. Especially enjoy house sitting and can stay for extended periods of time. In good physical condition, so long walks and running with your dogs are available options as well. I can do drop ...

What Michael would like to know about your dog

Have overnighted all breeds of dogs with up to 4 dogs at a time. Love all breeds.

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

About Michael's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has No Dogs

When Michael watches your pet

Live close to Cherokee park for walks and a fenced backyard for playing fetch or fresh air.

In Michael's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Michael's Service Area

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