She is awesome
Misa has stayed with Susan multiple times now and I don’t have to worry about her one bit when she’s there. I get text/picture updates and I haven’t met another Rover sitter who knows so much about dog behavior and body language! She definitely puts me at ease and I know Misa enjoys going over there. 100% recommend Susan to all dog owners, we love her!
Susan was great with Toby. He was very comfortable with her and seemed to be right at home. What I really appreciated was the communication and photos app, and she sent pictures
Special experience w/ nervous dogs
For 15 years, I cared for and loved my extremely reactive black lab mix. She and I learned together how to deal with and help alleviate her fears of new people and dogs. She's gone now but from her I have the skills and knowledge to care for nervous dogs and to work on fears. I also completed an apprenticeship with Pat Miller from Peaceable Paws. From her, I learned how to read dog body ...
What Susan would like to know about your dog
I do not have any breed preferences. I would want to know a variety of details about physical and behavioral issues, including: any physical limitations (e.g. stairs) and allergies and behavioral issues including aggressive or fearful reactions to any person, other dogs, or any other object or situation.