Dogs Over 1 Year Old
Molly has a huge heart and a wonderful instinct for animals. I have never seen a dog (or a cat, a bird....even a fish) that she cannot charm in under ten minutes. On the more practical side, she is incredibly punctual, responsible, and organized. She will always turn up when she is expected, and she will put 150% into the job. She's a gem!
Molly is absolutely wonderful! She has such a natural way with animals, and they all love her. I have a puppy who is very skittish around new people. Normally, she won’t go anywhere near someone she has never met before, and will bark and act very alarmed. But when Molly met my puppy, she got down on her level and spoke calmly and gently, and literally within seconds my puppy was in her lap ...
Molly is both incredibly responsible and excellent at caring for dogs. Her devotion to caring for her own dog is always evident, and she provides the same attention to all the animals she cares for. I have known Molly for over a decade, and she has always been diligent and conscientious in both her work and taking care of her pets. She will be a wonderful dog sitter.
Empathic, engaging, and energetic
I am an experienced pet care-giver, having cared for all variety of critters my entire life, and I am naturally empathic with animals. I am a pet-parent to a dog, a cat, and a canary, but have also looked after a variety of breeds of birds, horses, fish, rodents, and even rescued wild animals. I'm positive, calm, and very knowledgeable about animals, and I can sense and ease a pet's nervousness and tension but also ...
What Molly would like to know about your dog
I am happy to try and set up an introduction for drop-in visits or stay-overs, but it's not necessary, as I am very comfortable around all animals. I could certainly attempt walking a larger dog (i.e. 90+ pounds) if they're well-behaved on a leash.