Rachel is super sweet and seems to genuinely love dogs. She was easy to communicate with
Rachael helped me take care of my pup a couple years ago before he passed away. Ben was a very large, stubborn dog and Rachael was one of the few people I ever trusted to take him for a walk. She cared for my dog like he was her own, and I still thank her for all of her help. I would highly recommend Rachael for any type of dog.
I know this is a dog sitting site but I'm more of a cat person so that's what you're going to get here. Rachael recently cared for my cat Stella while I was away for 2.5 weeks. Stella is bossy, fussy and prone to complaining (weird for a cat, I know). Most folks inspire Stella to cower under the bed however, when Stella sees Rachael, she approaches and gives a hearty shout that is ...
Loving yet firm
20 years ago I was a dog walker in New York and could frequently be found with a gaggle of dogs in any one of the dog parks in Manhattan. These days, I walk several of my friends' dogs, all ranging in size and age. Personally, I was fortunate to be a companion for a wonderful Aussie Shepherd/Border Collie mix who was agility trained and incredibly smart. We lived a wonderfully active life together ...
What Rachael would like to know about your dog
How well behaved they are, how are they with other dogs, is there something they particularly don't like, particularly do like, nutrition issues, level of separation anxiety if any, are they used to sleeping with you? How do they deal with food? Any protective issues? How are they around water?