House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Under 12 hours

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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2 Reviews

Tammy Jo S.
Tammy Jo S.
April 29, 2017
Verified Stay

He was amazing! He saved me when I was forced to be gone longer than I was supposed to be. My babies were happy and best of all they weren't alone.

Derek V.
Derek V.
Sara K.
Sara K.
September 7, 2016
Verified Stay

Derek has a great rapport with our 3 dogs and we completely trust him to care for them when we are away. He is easy to communicate with and sends fabulous pictures of his time sitting with our pals. Even when unexpected things happen (dogs chasing a late night skunk in the yard) he takes it in stride! Having a dog sitter like Derek is vital to our livelihood as we cannot be successful on ...

Derek V.
Derek V.

About Derek

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Peace of Mind Pet Services

Hi, I'm Derek! I have spent my entire life working with large, small and exotic animals. I grew up on a small farm in northwestern South Carolina that had many different types of critters ranging from horses, cattle, peacocks, dogs and cats. Working with these animals all throughout childhood and into my adult life has taught me tremendous responsibility and has provided me with the knowledge and compassion to take care of your animals too ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
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