Long before I was responsible enough to care for a dog, my friend Mindy had a lovely dog named Tia whom she treated as a cherished member of her family, as a beloved friend. I marveled and learned so much at how Mindy treated Tia with respect as a fellow being. Many years later, I now have the opportunity to leave my cherished dog friend, Beth with Mindy at the times when Beth can't be ...
We've used Mindy's services several times when go out of town, especially for camping. Our rescue dog has issues with other dogs (fear aggression) and isn't allowed to go to daycare, so often we need to leave her behind on these trips. Mindy is amazing at keeping our dog in check and distracted from her quirky issues. Just her experience alone convinces us that any dog would be in good hands with her.
I never hesitate to leave our dog, Daisy Jane, with Mindy. Mindy is Daisy's second favorite person (her very favorite always is my mom). Mindy treats the dog as her own and also does a little training with her - when she returns to us, her manners are always a little better (for a time, at least)!
Artist with enormous love for dogs.
One of my favorite things to do is walking, especially with dogs. In fact, I like to walk so much that my mechanic advised me to drive my car more often! And, even though I've always had dogs in my life, currently I do not. So, whether it is a short walk from your house or a walk while I'm providing daycare, I'd love your dog to join me in my walking adventures!
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What Mindy would like to know about your dog
I have no breed preferences but would like to know their unique behaviors (like aggression, barking, digging, etc.), how they respond to other dogs, if their vaccinations are updated, and if they need any special medical needs.