Dogs Over 1 Year Old
No Females in Heat
Crate-Trained Dogs Only
Tom had immediate rapport with our dog--he was affectionate and playful with him. We left on our vacation confident that our pup would be having a fine time, too! We'll definitely ask Tom to care for him again.
Tom has been incredibly caring and sensitive to our dog's needs and behavior challenges. We are so grateful for his patience and understanding, and very happy with the service he provides. Our pup was so excited to arrive for his second visit, which really showed that he is comfortable and at ease when he spends time with Tom.
Tom is a kind, energetic, and empathetic person-especially when it comes to dogs. He is always considerate of the dogs he interacts with by understanding and acting in accordance with how his presence interacts with the dog's routines, likes, and dislikes. Playing with a dog until they are ready to relax with some head scratches, and/or naps is his specialty. If you want a person to give your fury friend the same degree of ...
Best friends come in all breeds
Hi, I'm Tom! It's very nice to "meet" you. I have lived in Portland for three years now, before that I attended graduate school at the University of Oregon in Eugene, and am still recovering from a Minnesotan accent. I work from home full-time as a copywriter for a communications/design firm and love everything about my job except for its failure to include routinely interacting with dogs - watching dog videos on the internet just ...
What Tom would like to know about your dog
Your dog's special needs, triggers, and commands (or tricks) are all welcome and greatly appreciated. I have no specific breed preferences but have the most experience with hounds and working breeds.