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Sheila M.

29 Reviews
17 Repeat Guests
$35/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • 3 days notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 4.7 hrs
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Pet Requirements

  • 1-20 lbs
  • 20-40 lbs
  • 40-80 lbs
  • 80+ lbs
All Ages OK
Must Be Vaccinated

Sheila's Resident Pets

Cody
Mutt
Male
5 yr 7 mo old
Other Pets & Animals: Cats

Sheila's House

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Medium Yard
100% fenced & locked
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Great for senior pets

About Sheila

25 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
Your home away from home for your beloved pet. Cody and I absolutely love having other dogs here and your pup will be loved and cared for like one of the family.
I have had dogs of my own for 25 years. I have been taking care of friend's dogs as well as fostering dogs of all shapes, sizes and ages for the past four years, so have a wealth of experience dealing with all different personalities and needs. I am certified in animal first aid and CPR.
I live in a single family home with a fully fenced back garden so your pup will be able to run around the garden or just laze on the deck while we are home. They will usually get two walks each day and have numerous opportunities to go out in the garden under supervision. I never let them out unattended. I often take my dog and the fosters to Cabin John Park as well as on shorter hikes with me, so if your pup loves the great outdoors, let me know and we will try to fit that in.
I am a teacher but have quite flexible hours which enable me to get home at lunch times to give the dogs potty breaks. I am home during school holidays as well as at weekends.
Cody is a rescue dog from City Dogs Rescue. He was my first foster and never left! He is now five years old and loves having friends of all shapes and sizes come to stay. He is amazingly patient, and loves to play with his friends, but also understands when they need their space. He is amazing with smaller dogs despite his size. He has the run of the house and sleeps with me so if that is what yours is used to, that's fine. If they are crate trained, have restrictions on where to sleep, or space restrictions, just let me know. I am fine administering medications should your pup need them.
You can rest assured your pup will receive the best care possible here with me.
Your dog must be up to date on all shots including bordetella. I recommend they have a canine flu vaccination too.
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Can administer oral medicine
CPR / First-Aid certified
Post-surgical pets
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets that require medicine
  • Leash Pulling
  • Advanced senior issues

Sheila M.

29 Reviews
17 Repeat Guests
$35/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • 3 days notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 4.7 hrs
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated May 23, 2017

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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Sheila's Home
$35 /night
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for 2 - 4 hours/day
  • 5+ potty breaks/day
  • 2 walks/day
  • Pets can sleep wherever they want
Baths
$15 /bath
Pick-Up/Drop-Off
$10 each way
  • Willing to travel 10 miles
29 Reviews
Sheila was great with Yoda. She was aware of his needs and gave him lots of love and care. He had a fun time with Cody and the other dogs. And Sheila is an excellent communicator!
Sheila was awesome. She sent us updates and pictures while we were gone. Buffett looked very comfortable and at ease for his first time staying there. We will definately bring him back
I was immediately at ease when we met Sheila to drop our dog off for two nights. Sheila's home is like doggie heaven, with a few new canine friends to play with. When I picked my dog up, she greeted me at the door and then ran off to play some more. She came home happy and exhausted in the best possible way.
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