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Pete W.

12 Reviews
6 Repeat Guests
$40/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Requires Meet-n-Greet to book
  • 3 days notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 6 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Pet Requirements

  • 1-20 lbs
  • 20-40 lbs
  • 40-80 lbs
  • 80+ lbs
No Puppies
Must Be Spayed or Neutered
Must Be Vaccinated

Pete's Resident Pets

Jethro
American English Coonhound
Male
10 yr 2 mo old

Pete's House

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Large Yard
100% fenced
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Smoke-free home

About Pete

30 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
I am a retired federal investigator and lawyer with over 35 years of caring for dogs including my own and those of friends. Dogs I have loved range from a pug to a newfy, with many in between. My current best friend and running partner is Jethro, an 80 lb. Coon Hound. Jethro is very gentle and he loves everyone, dogs, cats and people. Depending on your dog's needs, temperament, and health, he or she will be walked every day. I can vary walks from short, to long. I am an avid long distance runner, so if your dog is athletic, I would be glad to take them for short or long runs (no extra charge). For your dog's safety and comfort, all runs will be in the forest preserves of Cook County and on leash only. I have a large, fenced and shady back yard excellent for cool doggie lounging on warm sunny days. Walks and runs are included for no extra charge, but if you would like for me to run or walk your dog without overnight or day care that can be arranged as well. For me dogs are God's most noble creatures, and deserve only the best and most responsible of care. For that reason, I require documentation of up to date vaccinations and parasite control from all of my clients.
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Can administer oral medicine
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets that require medicine
  • Aggressive behavior
  • Separation anxiety
  • Leash Pulling

Pete W.

12 Reviews
6 Repeat Guests
$40/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Requires Meet-n-Greet to book
  • 3 days notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 6 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Availability

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

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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Pete's Home
$40 /night
  • Watches up to 2 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for no more than 1 hour/day
  • Dogs will have full access outside for potty breaks
  • 2 walks/day
  • Pets can sleep wherever they want
Daycare At Pete's Home
$35 /day
  • Watches up to 2 dogs/day
12 Reviews
Pete was great. This was our first time with DogVacay and Pete made our dog comfortable and gave her lots of exercise.
Pete is great! Our dog loves him and we will continue to use him!
Our two yellow labs had a great time staying with Pete and Jethro. Pete took our more active guy, Ajax, for a run, and our couch potato, Starsky, really hit it off with Pete's dog, Jethro. Starsky sometimes has trouble getting along with new really hit it off with Pete's dog, Jethro. Starsky sometimes has trouble getting along with new dogs, so this was a huge accomplishment for him, and a big relief for us to know they were in excellent hands. The boys are looking forward to a longer stay in a couple of weeks. Thank you, Pete and Jethro!
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