Dog Boarding

$22
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

Away
in your home

Drop-In Visits

$10
30-minute check-ins
per visit
Response Rate
80%
Response Time
Under an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Non-neutered Males Accepted, Spayed Females Only
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Rick can host 1 dog per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

22
repeat clients
38 Reviews

Michelle C.
Michelle C.
Nov 11, 2018
Verified Stay

We absolutely love Rick. Your dog will be in amazing hands!

Rick P.
Thank you very much Michelle.
Rick P.
Bekah H.
Bekah H.
Jun 10, 2018
Verified Stay

Rick is great! He’s taken care of Dixie and treated her like his own :)

Rick P.
Thanks Bekah for giving me a good review. You and Dixie are great.
Rick P.
Ben O.
Ben O.
Apr 10, 2018
Verified Stay

Rick is awesome. We use Rick evertime we are out of town. Our dog loves going over to Rick’s to play in the big back yard with Ricks’s two dogs. Rick is a great sitter. It’s great to be gone and know your dog is in safe and caring hands. Thanks Rick! 10 out of 10

Rick P.
Hi Ben. Thanks so much for those kind words.
Rick P.

About Rick

12
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Great Dog Sitter

My name is Rick, I'm 62 years old and just retired. The past 3 years I worked as a company cleaner for Hagan's Plastics. Prior to that I ran my own pet sitting company for 11years mostly for people in Highland Park. Before that I worked for Pets are Inn, another pet sitting company. I have a big house and a large back yard which is fenced in. I have two of my own dogs ...

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

About Rick's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Rick's Pets

Sandy

Shiloh Shepherd Dog
12 years, 1 mo. old, 40 lbs.

Amy

Italian Greyhound
6 years, 5 mo. old, 25 lbs.

When Rick watches your pet

In Rick's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Not Allowed On Furniture

Rick's Neighborhood

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