Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Around 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



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6 Reviews
Fred B.
Fred B.
May 22, 2019

Mike Bauer is a responsible, attentive, trustworthy, generous with his time, and most importantly compassionate to our two dogs. We have two large dogs, by large 80+ pounds. We has walked them and stayed overnight with them. We presently have him booked for two weeks in July.

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Eric G.
Eric G.
May 21, 2019

Mike is absolutely wonderful with dogs. He's the caring & attentive owner of an awesome pug named Hercules that he rescued several years ago. He also takes care of his parents' (bigger) dogs when they need assistance. His diverse experience lovingly working with a variety of breeds makes him an excellent candidate to help you care for your pooch while you are away.

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Kelsey D.
Kelsey D.
May 21, 2019

Mike is a huge dog lover that is enthusiastic, fun and always has a great attitude! Whether it's walking your dog or just coming over to spend some time with them, he's a great choice!

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About Mike

years of experience
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Experienced dog owner in DTPHX

No offense to anyone out there; but I might just give the best ear scratches in Arizona! After growing up with dogs in the home my entire life; I rescued a four year old Pug from the Arizona Humane Society two years ago. Hercules and I have been inseparable ever since! While chatting with other dog parents at a nearby dog park, I learned more about Rover and that there is a real need out ...

What Mike would like to know about your dog

Any special care instructions? Anything I should know about diet, care, house rules and the like?

Additional Skills
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

When Mike watches your pet

Arizona has so many great places for walks and hikes - I'm open to suggestions but often hit up South Mountain, North Mountain or nearby dog parks.

Mike's Service Area

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