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Carrie M.

35 Reviews
24 Repeat Guests
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 50 minutes
  • Cancellation Policy:

Pet Requirements

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

Carrie's Resident Pets

Mixed Breed
13 yrs. 6 mo. old

Carrie's Townhome

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Children at home (Under 5 years old)
Small Yard
100% fenced & locked
Smoke-free home
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside

About Carrie

18 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
I am a professional, and a mother of 2. I will treat your pet with the care they are accustomed to and love them like my own. I love to take pictures of your pet to keep you informed, and show you how much fun they are having. I have been around dogs my entire life. I can walk 2-4 dogs at a time, or walk your doggie solo if you like. We live in a community with fun pathways off of the street, and a nice large grassy areas out front and around the fence pool.
At my townhouse I have a larger sized patio terrace filled with durable plants and nice shade, areas to sniff and potty, while staying at my home, and a very secure fence. I am happy to have your pets feel at home while staying indoors with the family. The doggies are always supervised when outside, including in the fenced yard, and doggies can potty or play outside, but they do not have to stay outside. While your dog stays at my home they will have the option playing with other pets if applicable or having their own space, if you prefer. I like to have everyone in the community space, truly a home environment for the dogs. I love to take walks and leisurely strolls for your senior pet. I have a station wagon that allows me to transport or take your pet on a field trip to walk in wide outdoor spaces such as state park access points or perhaps a place you like! I also like to walk around my neighborhood to Veterans Park nearby. I have experience lifting large dogs and care for convalescent dogs as well. My dog of 13 years passed away last year. I really appreciate all the nice doggies and families that I have met, while per siI am a dependable professional, and a mother of 2. I will treat your pet with the care they are accustomed to and love them like my own. I love to take pictures of your pet to keep you informed, and show you how much fun they are having.
I have many reviews on another popular pet boarding site service, I am new to dogvacay but I am excited about the service they offer for pet sitters and doggie parents and I am happy to join the community.
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Can administer oral medicine
Can administer injected medicine
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets recovering from surgery
  • Separation anxiety
  • Aggressive behavior
  • Leash Pulling
  • Not yet house-trained
  • Advanced senior issues

Carrie M.

35 Reviews
24 Repeat Guests
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 50 minutes
  • Cancellation Policy:


  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated February 14, 2017


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Course 101 Graduate
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Course 102 Graduate
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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Carrie's Home
$25 /night
  • Watches up to 5+ dogs/night
  • Dogs will never be left unattended
  • Dogs will have full access outside for potty breaks
  • 2 walks/day
  • Pets can sleep wherever they want
House Sitting Overnight At Your Home
$35 /night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for more than 4 hours/day
  • Willing to travel 17 miles
Dog Walking
$20 /half-hour
$25 /hour
  • Willing to travel 17 miles
$20 /visit
  • Willing to travel 17 miles
$20 each way
  • Willing to travel 17 miles
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35 Reviews
Carrie is very responsive to messages and made us feel comfortable leaving our little guy with her. Would recommend highly!
Absolutely loved having my dog stay with Carrie. He had a great time and I was kept informed with regular updates. I would totally use her services again. Can't beat the great service for such a low price.
Almost from the very beginning, my dog felt right at home with Carrie and her family and he is very shy. I consider Carrie to be a dog whisperer type. Book with her and your baby will be well taken care of.
Our dog had a great time! The pictures were very much appreciated. Will use Carrie again!
Carrie was very flexible with our drop off and pick up times and sent us pictures and updates throughout.
Our dog was received the best of care. We are very happy with our choice of care providers.
Carrie and her husband were awesome. My dog seemed to be very happy in the many photo updates they provided. I was also very delayed getting home due to flights being grounded for weather, and they had no problem adjusting their schedule so I could still get my dog back later in the evening. Highly recommend!
Carrie did such a great job of opening her home in a way that was very helpful during the holiday season for our anxious dog! Zoee had a most fun time playing with all the dogs and was so tired from all the fun when we got her back :) I'm so grateful she had a family environment while we were away so she felt at home!
My dogs usually will bark at strangers but they never barked at Carrie. They like Carrie the very first time they saw her. That was a big relief. Carrie also made it a point to send us updates and pictures of them which is greatly appreciated. Will definitely bring back my "grandkids with tails" again when needed.
Carrie and Brad were great with our blue tick hound. Daily walks and other dogs. Clean home. Fair price. Highly recommended!
Super Great Family, took great care of our two little boys and sent us picture updates of their stay.
Our dog Chico spent 2 days with Carrie and husband Brad in their home in Fairfield, CA. He was well cared for and we were frequently in contact with them via messages and pictures in the Vacay app. If we needed to have them care for Chico again, would not hesitate!
Thanks Carrie and Brad!
Everything went super smooth. Carrie and Brad were wonderful. Thank you to you and your family!
Kimbo has had a couple great stays with Carrie and her family. She is flexible, caring, attentive, and truly loves animals. I would recommend her to anyone.
Carrie was great! She responded quickly to questions and sent me pictures of my pup every other day. Will definitely use her again in the future!
We met with Carrie and Brad for a meet and greet with our pomeranian mix Zelda. They were a very gracious host. They provided us with all the information with what to expect for our dog's stay with them. She sent us update photos regularly on the activities to keep Zelda active and comfortable. We truly appreciate their efforts and hope to use their services again. Hopefully Zelda has made a few friends and has learned a great deal of getting along with other dogs.
Carrie did a wonderful job watching our lab. Carrie took her on daily walks and even visited our usual dog park so our dog would feel at home. We received written and picture updates to show us how our lab was doing. Wonderful job by Carrie!
My dog for sure had a good time. They update me with pictures of my dog enjoying her time with her new found dog friends. They let the dogs get comfortable with each other. House is clean and air conditioned all the time which is great! Carrie and husband are hands on. Very pleased and will definitely bring Nala back.
Our dog was taken great care of with Carrie and her family! We received many photo updates of him walking, playing and lounging with the other doggies at the house.
Carrie was excellent with response time, updates and handling of our pup. We'd definitely use her again in the future.
My mom and I have both taken our dogs to Carrie when we have gone on vacation and Carrie never disappoints! Our dogs have always come home happy! They get a lot of time to play and socialize with the other dogs, as well as a few walks a day. Carrie really cares for all the dogs she takes care of and is very accommodating of all your pet's needs. The photo updates are awesome because we see how our dogs are doing throughout their stay. We are very thankful that our dogs have found a second home whenever we need to skip town for a few days. :)
Carrie ha been so wonderful with Chloe- she has been excellent about giving me regular updates and, best of all, about sending me lots of photos. I have no doubt Chloe is in the best of hands and is well cared-for and loved. While I miss her terribly, it gives me comfort to know she is happy!
Thank u take care of my dog Jimmie
Carrie and her husband are awesome host! We love the fact that they are sending pics to update us about Ollie while we are away!
My puppy's were well cared for and seemed extremely happy during their stay. They got walked every day and we received pictures of them having a great time. Thanks so much to Carrie and her family for taking such great care of our little guys!!!
My fur sweetie had so much fun! Carrie's 16++ pictures helped me not to worry about my dog at all. Happy to bring her back anytime soon!
Milo had a good time.
Carrie is amazing! I have had many dog sitters over the years and she by far exceeded my expectations. My fur babies loved her home and looked like they were having a blast in all of the fun doggie pics she sent me. Thank you to Carrie for being AWESOME! ! I WILL DEFINITELY RECOMMEND HER TO ALL OF MY FRIENDS!
I met Carries husband and he was very nice and calm and was great with all the dogs that were at the house, including Patron!
Carrie is Awesome! I can tell my doggies had a great time at her place. She also updated me daily with pics and messages on how they were doing. I will definitely be leaving my doggies with her in the future!
I loved the care my Pup got while in her care. You can tell she enjoyed the stay....lots of photos was sent to me while I was on Vacation. And my pooch came back calmer and more social with other dogs and our cat then she was before our vacation. Really would recommend there care if you need a sitter for your vaca.
These folks are wonderful great communications,responsive,and lots of updates. Thanks Carrie and Brad.
Carrie provide good care for our dog Moody. She provide us with pictures and updates of how Moody was getting along with the other pets. We give her 5 stars.
Helpful, kind, lots of pictures, lots of love!
She was so nice as I arrived early in the morning. She sent me pictures throughout the day and notified me of any behaviors. Would definitely contact her again!!
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