Risa O.

Risa O.

House Sitting

in your home

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Traveling Preferences



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2 Reviews
Wyeth W.
Wyeth W.
Dec 7, 2016

Risa's interactions with dogs of all sizes and demeanors are very intuitive and comfortable. She is talented at realizing a dog's needs and meeting them in a concise and fun way. It is clear that she loves canine company and canines love hers!

Risa O.
Risa O.
Paulo Q.
Paulo Q.
Dec 6, 2016

Risa has taken care of our dog Diego and our cats, Carlos and Ceci, multiple times and in some cases over multiple days during the past 2 years. Risa is the perfect dog sitter. She is not only extremely responsible and loving with our pets, she is also super sensible of the needs they have (Diego is a large 12 year old mutt who requires medication, short-mellow but frequent walks, and a lot of patience ...

Risa O.
Risa O.

About Risa

years of experience
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I let my dog be the little spoon.

I grew up with dogs and am usually the one who stops and awws at other dogs in public. It makes me happy knowing the dog I take care of is happy, healthy and comfortable. In fact, I think I enjoy going to the dog park/beach as much as the dogs themselves. In my home, my pup is allowed on the couch and bed. We sometimes even share a pillow. However, that doesn't mean ...

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

When Risa watches your pet

In Santa Cruz, I love taking pups to the dog beach (with plenty of fresh water), West Cliff, Henry Cowell, Nisene Marks, and Pogonip.
In Sonoma county, I like taking pups out to Bodega Bay, Ragle ranch park, hood mountain, taylor mountain and Spring Lake.

Risa's Service Area

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