Rachael A.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes


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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5 Reviews

Diana M.
Diana M.
Oct 1, 2018
Verified Stay

Rachel is super sweet and seems to genuinely love dogs. She was easy to communicate with

Rachael A.
Rachael A.
Kristine L.
Kristine L.
Aug 14, 2018

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.

Rachael A.
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Val J.
Val J.
Aug 9, 2018

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 ...

Rachael A.
Rachael A.

About Rachael

years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

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?

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience

When Rachael watches your pet

I love to take dogs to parks where they can run around. Especially 1000 acres. Of course it all depends on the pup's recall abilities and each case is different. I also love urban hiking, walking around neighborhoods and discovering new areas.

Rachael's Service Area

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