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Sydney D.

1 Review
$28/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 1 day
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

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, Reptiles

Sydney's Townhome

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Small Yard
Partially fenced
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Smoke-free home

About Sydney

5 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
Throughout high school, I worked at a dog shelter called Houlagans' Rest, which took dogs off the kill line at other shelters and aimed to make them adoptable. Thanks to this shelter, I am trained to work with shy, skittish, food-aggressive, and dog-aggressive dogs. I can read dogs' body language and know how to comfort and soothe them while avoiding bad situations both in the home and out with other dogs. Furthermore, I live in a quiet home with no pets, so any dog is welcome! I live right beside Colonial Williamsburg and the neighborhood is very beautiful with plenty of grass and trees.

That being said, I'm also more than happy to spend time with your dog in your home so they have all the comforts of a familiar environment while you are away. This tends to minimize separation anxiety in dogs who are prone to it. I can walk your dog as frequently as they would like, at their pace, and am equipped to administer any necessary medications. I know it can be a stressful and nerve-wracking experience to leave your beloved pets, but I aim to make it a painless and fun experience for both of you!
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Can administer oral medicine
Post-surgical pets
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets that require medicine
  • Separation anxiety
  • Pets recovering from surgery
  • Leash Pulling
  • Not yet house-trained
  • Aggressive behavior

Sydney D.

1 Review
$28/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 1 day
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated November 28, 2016

Credentials

Background Checked
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Course 101 Graduate
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Course 102 Graduate
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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Sydney's Home
$28 /night
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for no more than 1 hour/day
  • 5+ potty breaks/day
  • 3+ walks/day
  • Pets can sleep wherever they want
House Sitting Overnight At Your Home
$28 /night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for no more than 1 hour/day
  • Willing to travel 10 miles
Daycare At Sydney's Home
$19 /day
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/day
Dog Walking
$14 /half-hour
$24 /hour
  • Willing to travel 10 miles
Check-ins
$15 /visit
  • Willing to travel 10 miles
Pick-Up/Drop-Off
$9 each way
  • Willing to travel 10 miles
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2 Testimonials
Nov 2016
Sydney is easily one of the most attentive dog sitters I've had the pleasure of knowing! Her dedication+experience really show, shes simply amazing. She has sat for my 4yo chihuahua Peanut multiple times and she loves her. :)
Nov 2016
Sydney is such a sweetheart. She watched my little shih tzu Lulu for a week while I was away visiting my son out of state. She sent me pictures of Lulu and kept me updated! I love her and you will too!!
1 Review
Sydney watched our two Shih Tzus Daisy and spike while we were enjoying a few days at Great Wolf Lodge and Bush Gardens. She was amazing with both of them. She kept us in the loop on how they were doing by sending pictures. Our pups clearly enjoyed their vacation as well. We highly recommend Sydney and will definitely use her services again!! ??
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