Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: Under half an hour

Services

Dog Boarding

$40
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$45
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$15
30-minute check-ins
per visit

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.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

9
repeat clients
32 Reviews

T. J. F.
T. J. F.
Jan 10, 2019

Scott watched our dog, Bear, for a week while we were on vacation. He stayed at our home since Bear is relatively young. Throughout the week, Scott sent pictures and talked with us on how things were going. We could tell from the pictures and conversations that all was going well. Scott is conscientious, personable, and knows what he is doing. He followed our training instructions well and took great care of Bear. We already ...

Michael M.
Michael M.
Khoa N.
Khoa N.
Jan 7, 2019

Lizzie has stayed with Michael on a few occasions now, and she's been taken care of so well each and every time! We highly recommend Michael for any kind of pet service. He's easy to communicate with, is attentive to our and the dog's needs, and has a genuine sense of care for animals! A+ :)

Michael M.
Michael M.
Sara C.
Sara C.
Dec 28, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael communicates well and takes great care of our oversized puppy :) He is very accommodating with scheduling and always gives nice feedback about walks. Thank you!

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 3 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 Neighborhood

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