We absolutely loved Tricia! We had to go out of town and I was nervous about leaving my dog with anyone! Background: papillon, older, cranky (had tendency to bite when in unfamiliar places/people) and she had never been away from me...EVER! Very protective of me! Millie (dog) gave Tricia a challenge and she handled it all like a champ! Kept great communication with me, my entire trip and kept my nerves at ease! Came home ...
Tricia is a dog lover extraordinaire! She loves to cuddle & play with all kinds of dogs and is extremely responsible caring for them. Tricia will make sure your dog is fed, watered and exercised but she'll go the extra mile to be sure your dog is LOVED while you're away.
Tricia dog sat for us several times, but one time for two full weeks. At the time we had three dogs. One of them was elderly with a lot of special needs. He was an 80 pound mastiff pitbull mix, on multiple medications the practically needed to be carried outside. This was near the end of his life, and Tricia took wonderful loving care of him. She also managed our other two dogs very well. ...
Animal lover & Life liver
I've been house sitting and helping care for dogs, other than my own, since I was 14 and my neighbor across the street got 2 Jack Russell puppies. I have cared for dogs that need regular medications and dogs who don't like anyone but their own human (I learned quick reflexes and bribery techniques). In more recent years I have helped with birds, lizards and even a tarantula. I love cats but have an allergy ...
What Tricia would like to know about your dog
I like to meet a dog and see how they react to me before agreeing to care for them. I love larger dogs, especially those who love to cuddle. A list of commands or an idea of a daily routine is beneficial to have access to.