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Stephanie M.

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  • Requires Meet-n-Greet to book
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 2 days
  • Cancellation Policy:

Pet Requirements

  • 1-20 lbs
  • 20-40 lbs
  • 40-80 lbs
  • 80+ lbs
All Ages OK
List of Pets OK for House Sitting
Dogs, Cats, Fish, Rabbits, gerbils, hamsters, or pet rodents, Caged birds

Stephanie's Resident Pets

Great Dane
1 yr 4 mo old
Other Pets & Animals: Cats, Rabbits, gerbils, hamsters, or pet rodents

Stephanie's House

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Medium Roof Deck
Air-conditioned inside
Smoke-free home

About Stephanie

10 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
My name is Stephanie and I work with special needs kids, and occasionally at the local holistic pet food center. I have always been an animal advocate, and my best friends have been dogs. As a child, I was given an opportunity to work at our family veterinarians office observing surgical procedures and helping with the boarding facility on a weekly basis. At that time I wanted to become a veterinarian, but as time went on I realized I do not have the stomach for injured fur babies- I got far too emotional with every hurt pet. I still carry knowledge of first aid for animals. Instead, I found a love for helping rescue animals and dog training (not professionally). Instead of playing sports in high school, I trained agility with my pit bull terrier, which started my love for training techniques and of course for my beloved pit bull breed! As an adult I adopted my very own pit bull terrier when I became involved in helping shelters. Ruca and I traveled all over the place and did alot of house and dog sitting for his pup friends when their families were away. I also got him trained and certified as a therapy dog so he could come to my day job with me. He was a wonderful breed ambassador and the love of my life. Unfortunately he passed away 7 months ago unexpectedly and it has been the biggest tragedy in my life. I have continued to foster dogs for local shelters and help rehabilitate their aggressive behaviors so they can find forever homes instead of being "un-adoptable". I would love to be able to work with dogs and get paid to do so- who wouldn't want to have their favorite hobby and their job be one in the same?
It is important to know that although I have a very big yard, it is not fenced in. DOGS WILL NOT BE OFF LEASH AT MY HOME unless they are on the gated deck. I do have a fenced in rec area down the street from my house that I take dogs to frequently so they can run around off lead.
I have a vast love for dogs and while watching someone else's pet, I will always treat them like my own.
Throughout my life I have also had rats, fish, cats, small and large birds, and have worked with and ridden horses for years.
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Can administer oral medicine
CPR / First-Aid certified
Can administer injected medicine
Post-surgical pets
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets that require medicine
  • Pets recovering from surgery
  • Aggressive behavior
  • Advanced senior issues
  • Not yet house-trained
  • Separation anxiety

Stephanie M.

Other Sitters Nearby
  • Requires Meet-n-Greet to book
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 2 days
  • Cancellation Policy:


  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated August 1, 2016


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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Stephanie's Home
$40 /night
  • Watches up to 2 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for 1 - 2 hours/day
  • 5+ potty breaks/day
  • 3+ walks/day
  • Pets can sleep wherever they want
House Sitting Overnight At Your Home
$50 /night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for 1 - 2 hours/day
  • Willing to travel 25 miles
Daycare At Stephanie's Home
$20 /day
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/day
Dog Walking
$15 /half-hour
$25 /hour
  • Willing to travel 20 miles
$20 /visit
  • Willing to travel 20 miles
$15 /bath
$12 each way
  • Willing to travel 25 miles
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