Small Dog Hosting Near The U of M

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Kevin H.

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18 Reviews
6 Repeat Guests
$25/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Requires Meet-n-Greet to book
  • 1 day notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 3 mins
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Pet Requirements

  • 1-20 lbs
  • 20-40 lbs
  • 40-80 lbs
  • 80+ lbs
All Ages OK
Must Be Spayed or Neutered
Must Be Vaccinated
List of Breeds Not Accepted
Doberman Pinscher, Pit Bull - Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Pit Bull - American Staffordshire Terrier, Pit Bull - American Pit Bull Terrier, Pit Bull - Bull Terrier

Kevin's Resident Pets

Charlotte
Beagle
Female
6 yr 2 mo old

Kevin's House

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Outdoor area
Pets allowed on furniture
Smoke-free home

About Kevin

20 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
ABOUT US:

Hi there and thank you for checking out our profile. We are two responsible, young professionals who are happy to help care for your dog while you are away on vacation or business and will treat your dog like a part of our family. We have a 6-year old Beagle-Italian Greyhound mix named Charlotte who loves other dogs. She weighs 17 pounds and spends most of her time eating or sleeping.

We started officially watching pups in the Summer of 2015 and have been having a blast doing it. It's been a great experience seeing our dog interact with other dogs and learning the funny quirks of each dog we watch.

When we aren't at home, we're usually out exploring the neighborhood and going on long walks with our pup. Van Cleve Park is just a block away, and other walking friendly areas such as Dinkytown, the University of Minnesota campus, and the Stone Arch bridge are a short walk away.

We do work regular 9-5 day jobs during the week, so we can only watch your dog if they are comfortable being home alone (with our dog) during a regular work day. By day I'm an attorney and Caitlin is a dentist currently completing a residency at the U of M,

We limit ourselves to watching only one dog at a time so you can be comfortable knowing that your dog is getting 100% of our attention.

Please feel free to get in touch with us. We are happy to watch your dog and will ensure that your dog is treated with the best of care. And our dog Charlotte loves having a friend to play with. Thanks and hope to hear from you soon!

*A note on drop off and pick up times. Because we work during the day, if you are dropping your pup off on a weekday, you will need to drop off your pup the night before. We are typically flexible on pick-up times however.*


OTHER NOTES:

-Dogs are allowed on our bed.
-Dogs are allowed on furniture.
-We can only watch 1 dog at a time.


WHAT WE WOULD LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR DOG:

We do require a meet and greet in advance to make sure we are a good fit for you and that our pups get along.
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Kevin H.

Online Now!
18 Reviews
6 Repeat Guests
$25/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Requires Meet-n-Greet to book
  • 1 day notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 3 mins
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated March 29, 2017

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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Kevin's Home
$25 /night
  • Watches up to 1 dog /night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for more than 4 hours/day
  • 3-4 potty breaks/day
  • 2 walks/day
  • Pets can sleep on my bed
18 Reviews
Kevin was Phenomenal from the beginning to end!

He returned my message within 10 minutes from the start of reaching out.

Was Great with meeting to make sure my dog and his would get along and has a GREAT Dog, Charlotte

Was great with having my dog sleep with him at night even with his kennel in the living room.

Went for a great half day Walk with his girlfriend and the Pups for exercise as well as playing at home.

Best part was he Sent pictures through out the whole stay he had my pup by sending 2 or 3 photos each day of how my pup was doing making me feel Great about her well pup-being ha!

Overall Very flexible and a nice guy who you can trust and know will not just make Your dog feel good but You the Owner as well. He's organized and consistent in checking messages for zero headaches, little stress, and great peace of mind.

-Luke and pup Laiya
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Kevin was great with our dog, Tegan! He was very accommodating with our schedule about the drop-off and pickup. He sent regular pictures and updates, which we loved. We could tell he just likes being around dogs!
Kevin was great.
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