Fur Babies Hotel

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Zachary S.

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13 Reviews
4 Repeat Guests
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 11 mins
  • Cancellation Policy:

Pet Requirements

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

Zachary's Resident Pets

Border Collie
15 yr 5 mo old
16 yr 5 mo old
Other Pets & Animals: Caged birds or Reptiles, Cats

Zachary's House

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Children at home (5-12 years old)
Large Yard
100% fenced & locked
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Smoke-free home
Dog door access

About Zachary

20 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
Board your pup in a loving home, not a kennel...

Vacation with peace of mind knowing your pooch will be safe-and-sound…and perhaps a bit overly loved, at Fur Babies Hotel. We specialize in free-range petsitting; no crates, cages, or kennels. There’s always lots of playing, snacking, and sunbathing, plus we go for daily urban hikes/walks around local parks and trails.

Our home is super dog-friendly, there’s a nice-size patio and yard, which is safely enclosed with a 6-foot fence all the way around the property. We have doggy door access so your pooch can be inside or outside whenever they please, fits up to a 40 pound pup, if your dog is too large to fit through it I am here all day to let them in and out whenever they want. We have two boys, 11 and 6, that love animals as much as we do and snuggling is strongly encouraged here, guest pups are perfectly welcome to sleep on the beds if they’re so inclined.

Both of us grew up with dogs and have pet-sitting experience from friends, family, neighbors, and my wife's grooming clients. My wife, Amber, has over 20 years in the industry as a professional pet stylist with training and certifications in many different subjects including first-aid, pet behavior, and basic dog training. Together we have fostered various breeds, including elderly dogs, pups just coming out of surgery, and those with health issues. I welcome detailed care instructions and/or special needs cases. I am a stay at home dad so I'm here most of the time, and if I have to step out, Amber will usually be on hand to dog-sit. Plus, your pup will have constant company with resident canines Trey (40-lb male Border Collie/Australian Shepherd, loves to play) and Bubba (16 year old male chihuahua, loves to sleep).

While on vacay at Fur Babies Hotel, your dog will be helping other, less-fortunate pups just by going for our daily walks and hikes. We use the “Walk for a Dog” app by wooftrax.com, which means that every mile your pup logs with us helps fund The Humane Society of Utah. Any dogs staying at Fur Babies Hotel will receive two 30 minute walks a day, if you would like this increased just let me know.

** Drop-off/Pickup hours: 8am-9pm (Must be booked at least 24 hours in advance)**
- Prices for Drop-off/Pickup vary depend on distance, I try to keep distances below 40 miles just for your pet's comfort, but don't be afraid to call and discuss your options with me.
- Boarding/Daycare prices vary as well depending on breed size, temperament, special needs, etc.
- It is always best to contact me first before booking so I can build a custom quote to fit you and your pet's needs.
- All dogs must be vaccinated and have a collar with tags upon arrival for our daily walks.
(If you do not have a leash you can send, we have spares available)
- If it is your first time booking with Fur Babies Hotel, please bring a copy of your pup's vaccinations and info on your preferred vet for our records when you come to drop off.

We do not require a Meet-n-Greet before accepting a first-time booking. But if you would like one, feel free to message us through our page and we'll work it out.

We do not hold tentative dates. You're welcome to text us to check availability, BUT!- ***\\ You must make a reservation through our DogVacay page to secure a booking for your dog, we will NOT make reservations outside of the website! //** If necessary, you have until a day before your trip to cancel for a full refund.

Thank you for your interest and we hope to see you soon!
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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
  • Separation anxiety
  • Pets recovering from surgery
  • Leash Pulling
  • Not yet house-trained
  • Advanced senior issues
  • Aggressive behavior

Zachary S.

Online Now!
13 Reviews
4 Repeat Guests
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 11 mins
  • Cancellation Policy:


  • Available
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  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated April 24, 2017


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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Zachary's Home
$25 /night
  • Watches up to 3 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
Daycare At Zachary's Home
$15 /day
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/day
$20 /visit
  • Willing to travel 20 miles
$10 each way
  • Willing to travel 25 miles
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13 Reviews
My doggies had a first class vacay with plenty of love. Definitely will use Zach's services again!
Zach was amazing. I felt so at ease leaving my baby with him and Amber. I enjoyed my vacation knowing that Louie was in good hands. When I came to pick him up he didn't want to leave, I would say he had a great time. Will use Zach again and will recommend him to anyone looking for a dog sitter. Thanks again Zach you are the best!
We were VERY happy to leave our Shilo with Zack ! We felt he took the time to get to know our dog, and all the details of his care. He was kind and interested in Shilo, and sent pictures and updates daily! We knew we could be sure the entire time we were gone that Shilo was in good care! Thank you Zack!
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