Stephanie's stay with Toby went very well. I really appreciated receiving text messages with photos of Toby on his walks. He was a happy camper on my return and I knew he was well cared for by Stephanie. I will definitely ask her to sit for Toby again!
Stephanie is great. My little girl is still getting used to other people. She took to Stephanie immediately. Stephanie came and fed my Ragna LuLu while I was at work and let her play in the middle of the day. She sent me pictures of my girl showing me how happy she was to be able to get out and about. Thank you Stephanie. I will be asking for your help again in the future.
Stephanie was fantastic! She took great care of both our dog (80 lbs, 12 years old) and our house. She provided both the regular exercise and couch time to make our senior dog feel right at home and the regular updates to make us feel at ease.
All dogs are unique
I have had experience caring for animals since I was six years old. My parents made me write reports about proper care and training techniques for each animal before I was allowed to get one to prove that I was motivated and aware of the responsibilities of pet ownership. I have had dogs in my life since I was 8 years old. In college I began fostering and dog sitting for friends and acquaintances and ...
What Stephanie would like to know about your dog
My main concern is the dog's interaction with people and other dogs both on a leash and off, and any potential behavior issues, everything from bolting out the door when someone tries to leave for work or barking incessantly at the mailman. Regardless of breed, I prefer to meet the dog at it's home with its owner present before a sitting to begin to establish myself as "safe" instead of meeting for the first time as an intruder.