House Sitting

$35
in your home
per night

Dog Walking

$16
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
A few minutes

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

3
repeat clients
7 Reviews

Tabetha M.
Tabetha M.
Nov 6, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was great! He was on time, professional and beyond friendly with my crazy two !

Michael V.
Michael V.
Tabetha M.
Tabetha M.
Nov 6, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael was great with Cash and Remy. He had walked them once before and then was able to stay with them while I was away. Receiving updates while I was gone really put me at ease. I was most impressed by how well my two took to him immediately so that too made me feel comfortable. As for my home, it was left just as I had left it and I do plan on booking ...

Michael V.
Michael V.
Nikki D.
Nikki D.
Oct 28, 2018
Verified Stay

Michael has been a tremendous help coming in for the lunch walks of my dog Frankie. He's very dependable and I've been confident Frankie is in great hands with him!

Michael V.
Michael V.

About Michael

23
years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dogs just know!

I started dog-sitting for neighbors when I was 13, and have never given it up. I've lived and worked in Stamford for 10 years, and currently work full time in a management level position, which allows me to have a flexible schedule, particularly during the day. Over the years I have taken care of many breeds, from Toy Poodles to Walker Coon Hounds (pictured) and every size in between. I do not currently have a ...

What Michael would like to know about your dog

I would love to meet you and your dog before any arrangement is made. It will give them a sense of trust, compared to a stranger just walking into your home. I don't discriminate on breed or size, I welcome all!

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

When Michael watches your pet

I have a Stamford park & beach pass which will allow me to bring your dog, but only if you choose! I prefer to keep your dog within familiar places and surroundings while you're away to keep anxiety to a minimum.

Michael's Service Area

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