Crate-Trained Dogs Only
Ruth took excellent care of our two pups while we were gone! She kept us up to date with messages and pictures throughout their stay. She was very accommodating with the drop off and pick up times and didn’t hesitate to say “yes” to keeping them an extra day when our flight got pushed back. Our pups came home happy and pooped-out from their fun time with Ruth!
Ruth has continued to be an excellent dog sitter for the 1.5 years that I have used her. She cares very much for the dog's well being and generally does a great job keeping him active and safe. Highly recommended and does a terrific job.
It was a great experience with Ruth Ellen! I was very hesitant to trust anyone with my dog.She is 11 years old and a. nervous type. Ruth Ellen reassured me that all would be fine, and it was! I needed to stay an extra day on my trip-and Ruth Ellen was able to accommodate this. Ruth Ellen also sent me pictures and messages so I knew all was well there! I highly recommend her-she ...
About Ruth Ellen
Flexible doggy daycare and boarding
I moved to Charlottesville, VA in 1995 to earn my Master’s degree in Special Education at the University of Virginia. Between classes, I took my 120 pound Bouvier, Bear to walk the river trail at Riverview Park. I have volunteered countless hours with the Charlottesville SPCA, and found an unparalleled joy in working with animals. I have a special knack for connecting with all pets - dogs, cats, and birds alike, I am happiest when ...