Michael O.

Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: A few minutes


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

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

Hosting Preferences


Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Michael can host up to 7 dogs per night.
Michael can host up to 4 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
222 Reviews

Adam B.
Adam B.
Nov 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was nice enough and seems to have taken good care of my dog. However, I'm not a fan of the overall experience. This is Michael's full time business and it's run as such. There were 3 agreements I had to sign before boarding my dog. There were lots of stipulations for extra charges. Communication was minimal and impersonal. You're not allowed to knock on the door or ring the doorbell because the company operates ...

Michael O.
Michael O.
Bobby Y.
Bobby Y.
Oct 16, 2018
Verified Stay

Because this was by far the worst dog-boarding (of any kind) experience we've ever had, I will only state the facts surrounding our stay and limit my personal opinion brief and at the end.
1. Michael runs a full-time dog boarding business from his home, and according to him he often hosts more than 4 or 5 dogs at once.
2. He emailed us 4 contracts/forms to sign/fill out, one of which has ...

Michael O.
Michael O.
Katie M.
Katie M.
Sep 23, 2018
Verified Stay

Thank you Michael for everything!! We couldn’t thank you enough!!

Michael O.
Michael O.

About Michael

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • IAABC Member
  • Rover Pack
  • Rover 101
  • Home inspection and phone-screening
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Golden Days - Tustin Orange County

HI, I am Michael, A ROVER PREMIER SITTER! I work from HOME FULL TIME and have a very flexible schedule which affords me the time to care for your pets as you do when you’re home!

Winner of Thumbtacks Best of 2015 & 2016

We accept large dogs.

Member of IAABC (International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants).

Member of Pet Sitters Associates

Licensed, Bonded and Insured. Free premium pet insurance!

Member PSI - Pet Sitter's ...

What Michael would like to know about your dog

We have no breed restriction however we do ask that your pet be potty trained and have good manners. That means no aggressive behavior.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

About Michael's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Michael's Pets


Golden Retriever
6 years, 8 mo. old, 65 lbs.

When Michael watches your pet

Here's where we'll take our walks
We take our guest on a minimum of two walks a day .. usually three or four. We also can arrange dog park adventures and hiking adventures upon request and your approval of course.

Your dog's sleeping arrangement
Our doggy guests can sleep wherever they are most comfortable. Whether it's their special bed or blanket, the couch or in bed with our pack it's not a problem.

Time I'll spend with your dog
I am fortunate to be home 24/7

Time I'll spend with your dog
Our visits are 25 to 30 minutes in length and can be extended upon request to 45 or 60 for an additional fee.

Most client's elect to have 2 visits plus a Bedtime Tuck-In.

In Michael's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Michael's Neighborhood

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