Crate-Trained Dogs Only
Sandy has watched my dog for a 3 or 4 overnights (including two multi-night engagements), and she does a fantastic job. He's not the easiest dog to care for, he has some anxiety and shows some aggression toward other dogs, but Sandy has the right attitude about it all. She takes a commanding tone with him and sets appropriate boundaries, all while showing him tons of love and affection, and he responds very well. He ...
Not only is Sandy an excellent dog sitter, she is also a registered nurse who has a good knowledge about dog meds. If your dog requires meds, Sandy knows all about them!
Sandy is a skilled dog handler. She has watch my dog 3 times now. She has the patience, the calm command demeanor, and the love of animals to care for dogs. She walks the dog, the dog doesn't walk her if that makes sense. We even got text updates from the dog , some may think it 's cheesy, I thought it was nice creative way to "check in". (He was sleeping in the car, ...
Home evenings and Friday-Sunday
I am a RN and a dog lover. I have had several well loved dogs of all sizes over the years, now I'd like to have the opportunity to love yours. I can provide walks, brushing, companionship and I'm very comfortable with "special needs" dogs ( insulin administration, etc) . The senior dog is a special love of mine. I have had Pomeranians to Samoyeds size wise and my last dog was a rescue beagle ...
What Sandy would like to know about your dog
Breed is not as important as temperament. I'd like your dog to be housebroken and leash trained and know basic commands like: "Sit, Stay, Drop it." I always walk a dog on leash.