Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Unspayed Females Accepted, Neutered Males Only
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Shirl can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Shirl can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
37 Reviews

Roxy B.
Roxy B.
Oct 21, 2018
Verified Stay

Very good services! Shirl was a good sitter for Yoshi. She followed instructions and my baby boy was happy with his stay. Shirl is very nice and understanding. Will definitely book with her again.

Shirl G.
Shirl G.
Ana H.
Ana H.
Oct 16, 2018
Verified Stay

Shirl is an amazing dog sitter!! This was my first time leaving Kala with someone else, my dog is a little shy and anxious, however she has come such a long way after her first stay with Shirl. She is so much confident now and has many friends! She gets super exited when I leave her at day care! Shirl is always available and sends pictures throughout the day, she is super attentive, she takes ...

Shirl G.
Shirl G.
Helen C.
Helen C.
Sep 17, 2018
Verified Stay

Shirl is great! Along with her dogs,They really helped my girl feel less stressed while on vacay! She needed some couch/snuggle time,and that's exactly what Shirl gave her!! I highly recommend!!

Shirl G.
Shirl G.

About Shirl

years of experience
  • Pet Tech CPR & First Aid Training
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101
  • START Donor

41+ yrs Professional PET SITTER...

Hi! I have been caring for family pets (Day Care & Sitting) since the 1970's when "pet sitter" was not a household word. As a Veterinary Assistant and Vet Med Student, I became familiar with most breeds and cared for family pets who were patients of the Animal Hospital during holidays and business travel. Your home or mine, I have a pet friendly home and trained my dogs for medical service. I am available full ...

What Shirl would like to know about your dog

* I can make a better judgment about sitting your pet with your Completed Profile: Breed, age, gender, habits, how he/she is with other animals, medications, dislikes/likes, sleeping arrangements, commands, games and toys, emergency contacts, ever been sat before, vaccines, any problems to be aware of...

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

About Shirl's Home

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


Siberian Husky
6 years, 1 mo. old, 55 lbs.


5 years, 9 mo. old, 30 lbs.

When Shirl watches your pet

We'll take our walks in the quiet rural area and private beach that is Chatuge Shores. Your dog's sleeping arrangement is what ever he or she is used to and they can sleep cuddled next to me if they wish.
Time I'll spend with your dog, All Day and Night. I am home and looking forward to having your furry family member while you're away...

In Shirl's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Shirl's Neighborhood

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