Dog Boarding

$40
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$43
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
83%
Response Time
Under 12 hours

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Sam can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

3 Reviews

May M.
May M.
February 11, 2018
Verified Stay

The stay went better than I dared hope! Gracie is an older, fearful rescue dog who hasn't been left with anyone in the year she's been with me. Thanks to the time and care Sam took during the meet and greet and his understanding of how to approach my " special needs" pup, she felt completely safe. When I picked her up.she was happily settled in the living room, trading off chew toys with ...

Sam M.
Sam M.
George M.
George M.
October 23, 2017

Sam is a responsible and dependable person, yet relaxed, when it comes to caring for four-legged family members. He enjoys spending time and playing with ‘puppies’ (dogs are always ‘puppies’, regardless of their age). I have no concerns with his ‘sitting’ of our ‘puppies’.

Sam M.
Sam M.
Tom M.
Tom M.
October 18, 2017

Sam and Connie were great! I dropped my four dogs off before sunrise. Sam even trimmed their nails and bathed them. When I arrived to pick them up two of my dogs hid from me. They were obviously spoiled rotten.

Sam M.
Sam M.

About Sam

30
years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Caring & Highly-Responsible

Retired Department of Conservation manager with 30 wonderful years of experience as a pet owner. I have completed multiple dog Obedience and Agility training courses. My wife and I have two Standard Poodles who have earned their Canine Good Citizen awards and are certified as therapy dogs with Therapy Dog International.

I'm happy to work, walk and play with all types of dogs from quiet, to boisterous, to mischievous!

Prior to working for State and ...

About Sam's Home

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

Tiger

Poodle
3 years, 3 mo. old, 48 lbs.

Laa-laa

Poodle
3 years, 3 mo. old, 49 lbs.
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