Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences



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


6 Reviews

Gabriel S.
Gabriel S.
Aug 12, 2018

I only trust a few people with my dog, and Ricka is definitely one of them. She was able to be reached at any time of the day, and kept me up to date with everything that was going on. She was able to express my dogs glands as well, which is no easy task. She took note of things that the vets did not care to look into, such as the quality of my ...

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Melanie M.
Melanie M.
Jul 30, 2018
Verified Stay

Ricka was fabulous! Our dog Stella had a stellar stay with her. We recommend her with utmost confidence.

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Laurie T.
Laurie T.
Jul 22, 2018

Ricka is great with animals. She had our precious Levi for five days. She kept our dog on his schedule was introduced to other dogs. She loved our dog like it was her own. She would be a wonderful dog sitter.I told her she should open a dog kennel of her own.

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Ricka M.

About Ricka

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

VetTech Degree, Large UNfenced yard

I have a degree as a veterinary technician and have worked in local SPCA’s. I no longer work in the the animal world medically but I still love to spend time with new fur babies when their families are away. Being a pet parent myself I understand how nerve racking it can be to be away from the fur babies. In my home pets are family! I work my full time job Sunday-Thursday 8hr ...

What Ricka would like to know about your dog

I would like to know if your pet has any medical conditions that are known, who you typical vet is and contact number. I would like to know if your pet is house broken. I am a huge hound and bully breed fan.

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

About Ricka's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has 2 Dogs
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Ricka's Pets


American Pit Bull Terrier, Great Dane, and Mixed
1 year, 5 mo. old, 70 lbs.


Beagle, Bluetick Coonhound, and Mixed
8 years, 8 mo. old, 37 lbs.

When Ricka watches your pet

When your dog stays with me they will enjoy walks around the neighborhood, loads of play time and most importantly if okay with the owner trips to the local dog park for some fast paced play time.

In Ricka's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours

Ricka's Neighborhood

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