Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under half an hour


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

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

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
12 Reviews

Candace B.
Candace B.
Dec 11, 2018
Verified Stay

We were fortunate to have Michael watch our house and dogs at a challenging time. There were consistent aftershocks from the November 30th earthquake and that can be upsetting for people and pets. We were grateful for Michael's consistent communication as to how things were going and how Maggie and Rosie were doing throughout. We returned to an orderly home and mellow dogs as though we had just stepped out for a few hours. It ...

Michael S.
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Stephen T.
Stephen T.
Sep 19, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael did an outstanding job taking care of my two dogs. They were exercised daily and it showed; they were both in great spirits when I got home. He left my house cleaner than I left it. And he gave me concise updates daily on how they were doing, putting my mind at ease while I was away. In the future he will always be my first choice when I leave town. Highly recommended!

Michael S.
Michael S.
Scott S.
Scott S.
Sep 11, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael is the absolute best. I hesitate to rate him as high as he deserves because he'll be booked the next time I need him! Clearly a dog person and bonded with my boy right away. Totally responsible and really went the extra mile.

Michael S.
Michael S.

About Michael

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Love Your Dog Like My Own

I'm a long-time pet owner and pet lover. I am a mature and responsible professional who can be relied upon to take care of your pets and your home as if they were my own. I'm responsive, easygoing, and flexible and willing to adjust my schedule to meet your needs. Although I work full time, I'm able to get away for midday walks and can be home for dinner-time feedings with regularity.

I have experience ...

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

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