Stephen R.

Stephen R.

Upper East Side, NYC

Dog Boarding

$97
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$98
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$32
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$88
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$27
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Around an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Non-neutered Males Accepted, Spayed Females Only
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Stephen can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Stephen can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
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Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

8 Reviews

Stephen & Erica G.
Stephen & Erica G.
Jan 18, 2018
Verified Stay

Stephen took great care of our english bulldog for a week while we were in puerto rico. He sent us several updates daily and kept mind at ease. He was also very responsive to our text messages. We would book with Stephen again. He did a great job!

Stephen R.
Thank you. The funniest dog ever. Always entertaining.
Stephen R.
Eli W.
Eli W.
Nov 30, 2017
Verified Stay

I have used Rover in SF (where I live) and was in NYC over the Thanksgiving holiday. I needed my 7 month old puppy watched for a while. Stephen was great. He responded quickly, was responsible and reliable. Most of all, my puppy loved being there with him. I recommend Stephen if you have a puppy or dog that needs to be cared for in NYC.

Stephen R.
Thank you for review. Who doesn't love puppies?
Stephen R.
Andrea A.
Andrea A.
Feb 22, 2017
Verified Stay

Stephen was absolutely wonderful! When we met before the stay, he asked so many wonderful, thoughtful questions about Edith - getting to understand our needs and expectations. Edith is a puppy so keeping her on a schedule, per say was important to me. Stephen took Edith to the Park and sent me lots of photos to keep me smiling and confident she was having a good time. He also 'puppy proofed' his apartment - and fashioned it ...

Stephen R.
My pleasure. Thank you for your kind words.
Stephen R.

About Stephen

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

I love dogs and they love me.

I have taken care of friends dogs over the years. From Jack Russell Terriers to Black Labrador Retrievers (the actual relative of the "Black Dog") and Golden retrievers to Pit Bulls.
I live near Central Park and enjoy walking. I average over 5 miles a day walking without a pet of my own.
I grew up with a dog that was maybe the most loved member of my family, a little mutt named Schnooksie.
I ...

What Stephen would like to know about your dog

I would like to be informed about any behavioral traits and prefer friendly approachable dogs.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

About Stephen's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has No Dogs
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