Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$12
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$20
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$12
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Virginia can host up to 5 dogs per night.
Virginia can host up to 10 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

57
repeat clients
85 Reviews

Christine T.
Christine T.
Sep 30, 2018
Verified Stay

Ginnie was wonderful with my pup. He stayed with her for 4 nights and I received updates and pictures everyday. My dog has anxiety and she was great with him. She gave him lots of attention and he had fun playing with the other dogs. Ginnie treated my dog like he was her own. I really cannot say enough good things about Ginnie.

Virginia W.
Virginia W.
Tierre T.
Tierre T.
Sep 12, 2018
Verified Stay

Amazing as always!!

Virginia W.
Virginia W.
Tierre T.
Tierre T.
Sep 12, 2018
Verified Stay

Amazing as always!!!

Virginia W.
Virginia W.

About Virginia

21
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

If you love them, so will I!

My husband and I are volunteer members of Animal Rescue; we have had all ages, all types, and all sizes of pets since we first had a home (1995). I am accustomed and sensitive to special-needs pets, those on special diets or medications, I have a local vet whom I would contact instantly if I see that a furry or feathered pal is acting peculiarly or seems not to feel well, and I would contact ...

What Virginia would like to know about your dog

Are they housebroken, do they have meds or special food given to them, whether they tend to be aggressive or hostile (which doesn't necessarily rule them out for me; I just need to know what to expect), have they ever bitten anyone, what kinds of treats do they like best, how many walks per day do they need, do they drink a lot of water, what are their favorite toys and games, would it be all right to take them for short rides in the car (if they like rides), is there anything--health- or otherwise--that I need to know about them before I begin working with them.

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

About Virginia's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has Caged Pets
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
Has 1 Dog
Virginia's Pets

Elkie

Norwegian Elkhound
12 years, 10 mo. old, 38 lbs.

Leah

Cat
9 years, 7 mo. old, 11 lbs.

When Virginia watches your pet

I will play whatever games the furry guy or girl likes the most--fetch, racing each other, going for rides (subject to owner approval), tug-o'-war with a tugging toy, take toys and hide them all over the house and accompany the pet as s/he looks for them, playing tricks that the pet knows and enjoys, and if the animal likes it, lots of belly-rubbing and cuddling. I usually play with toys for cats and let them find their own level of intimacy (sitting in lap, being petted, Snuggling and cuddling, etc.), since I've discovered (having had plenty of my own) that cats tend to be more independent and often not so people-oriented as dogs. If they DO like to snuggle, they are allowed to sit with or on me any place they like, and I will give them lots of petting and love.

In Virginia's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Virginia's Neighborhood

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