Rachel D.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Within a few hours


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



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
16 Reviews

Farnaz N.
Farnaz N.
Jul 1, 2018
Verified Stay

Lenny already has fallen in love with his sitter!
I have received detailed updates of the walk with some super cute pictures!

Rachel D.
Rachel D.
Kira G.
Kira G.
Jan 20, 2018
Verified Stay

Rachel is amazing!! She is so responsible, and sent me consistent and thorough reports with photographs every time she visited my cat over several weeks. She made me feel so much calmer about the fact that I had to leave my cat alone for the holidays, and was always sure to let me know how Breezy was acting, eating, etc. Rachel is also extremely sweet and kind, and was understanding when I had to change ...

Rachel D.
Rachel D.

About Rachel

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

Lots of Experience and Love to Run

I worked at an animal hospital for 5 years. In doing so, I acquired a wide range of experience with dogs, cats, and small animals. I have interacted with all dog behaviors and temperaments from extremely fearful to aggressive to anxious and understand body language and cues. Not only that, I have administered many medications and know a lot of the signs and symptoms of medical issues and how/when an action is needed. I ...

What Rachel would like to know about your dog

Any medical conditions.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

I currently work as a full-time barista with a flexible schedule. Some of my favorite things to do around New Haven are hiking at East Rock, West Rock, and Sleeping Giant with my four-legged friend. I would love to take your dog on these adventures, as well!

Running has always been a big part of my life, and I would love to bring it into your dog's life, as well! Whether it's just for part or all of their walk, I would love to customize walks to fit your dog's needs and energy level.

Rachel's Service Area

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