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Debbie D & Joni K.

67 Reviews
39 Repeat Guests
$35/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 3 hours
  • 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

Debbie D & Joni 's Apartment

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Outdoor area
Smoke-free home
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Great for senior pets

About Debbie D & Joni

25 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
My sister, Joni, and I have the privilege of being able to spend lots of quality time with your dogs....providing them with lots of love, play, and abundant time outdoors.

Our home offers 1600 sq ft of interior space with a fenced & gated patio. The grounds afford many sidewalks and large areas to walk and play. We also live near two dog parks.

We love to walk, hike, and play at the dog run so bring your pup, and we'll have great fun.

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Can administer oral medicine
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets recovering from surgery
  • Separation anxiety

Debbie D & Joni K.

67 Reviews
39 Repeat Guests
$35/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 3 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated November 7, 2016

Credentials

Background Checked
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Course 101 Graduate
By completing courses at DogVacay University, hosts learn about best practices to help them provide the highest quality care for your dog.
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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Debbie D & Joni 's Home
$35 /night
  • Watches up to 2 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for no more than 1 hour/day
  • 5+ potty breaks/day
  • 3+ walks/day
  • Pets can sleep on my bed
67 Reviews
I always know our four-legged child is well-cared for!
Debbie and Joni were incredible. From our initial meeting we could tell they are absolute dog lovers. We felt very comfortable leaving Clyde with them during our trip. They kept us in the loop on his daily routine. We know we will book with them again. Thank you Debbie and Joni!
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Could not ask for a better experience!!!!
It was our first time away from our 1 yr old golden doodle, Ginger. To prepare, we took Ginger for a meet and greet. Immediately, we could tell Debbie and Joni have a heart for dogs. The floors and furniture were exceptionally clean, yet dog friendly. We were gone for 5 days. Similar to a review I read before choosing them, our Ginger didn't rush to meet us upon our return. She paused at the door as if she was ready to stay with Debbie and Joni! We are so very pleased and will use them for future long trips and plan to take Ginger for visits when we're busy with my son's "all day" baseball tournaments.
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When you go to pick up your pooch after being gone almost two weeks...he is so happy to see you, running in circles, jumping in your lap, up and down, and finally settles in for snuggles...then Debbie goes to the kitchen to pack up the remaining food...and your dog whines when she leaves the room and you can tell he is a little conflicted because he now loves you both...THAT is a great example of the outstanding care and affection Debbie D gives your dog. If your system allowed 10 stars, I would give them.
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Kind, caring, compassionate - the BEST!
Debbie is amazing with my dogs and I feel very comfortable when they are left with her. , I don't have that guilty feeling feel leaving Bradley and Skyler with her because I know they are in great hands and they always seem to have a great time. I would definitely recommend Debbie to anyone looking for a dog sitter.
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Kind, gentle and compassionate. When I texted Debbie how our little guy was doing she voiced concern that he would whine a little lying on the floor, like he missed us. I had taken his favorite toy and told her to put it up on the couch next to her and put Patches next to her. It worked like a charm. By the time we picked him up he was getting much better. Definitely will use again and plan to ask her to care for him for 12 days when we are on vacation. Your pet will be cared for at least as well as you do, and maybe better!
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Debbie was great; she took good care of my dog and he came home very happy and worn out. I would leave my dog with her again.
My dog was made to feel at home! Will definitely be returning!
Debbie and Joni were so great with Hank and Harley! I trust leaving my pups with them 110%! I had a worry free vacation knowing that my two pups were being loved, taken well care of, and exercised everyday! You can see the love that Debbie and Joni have for your pets the moment you drop them off to the moment you pick them up! I will be using them again for our next vacation!! The pups had a great time staying with Debbie and Joni!!
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Debbie and Joni are the best! My pug is prone to anxiety issues, but he doesn't freak out when he goes to their house. Debbie and Joni obviously love dogs. They treat Boston like he is their own. They are also very easy to work with and flexible about pick-up or drop off times. The only downside is how popular they are. I now book as far in advance as possible. It is well worth it to pay ahead and secure a spot.
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Debbie and Joni are wonderful. We had an unfortunate situation come up between my pup and another guest. Debbie and Joni handled the situation like pros with grace. You never know how two dogs are going to get along, but it takes a real animal lover to be able to calm a stressful situation. I highly recommend them!
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Debbie and Joni were so sweet to my little pup. She came home happy and well cared for. Thank you!
Debbi And Joni were great taking care of Rocco. They were loving with him and very responsive with updates and photos. They realized soon Rocco's personality and adjust his activities to his personality. We are very thankful for Aunt Joni and Aunt Debbie for taking care of our son Rocco. We will definitely will ask them to take care of Rocco next time we go out town. Thank you Debbie and Joni.
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Debbie and Joni were terrific. They have a large apartment where Sophie (a spaniel mix) could run around and play and everything was very clean. Debbie and Joni both love dogs. It was obvious in the way they greeted Sophie and interacted with her. They asked if she had any special needs and about her eating routine so they knew what she needed. They were very easy to work with in planning Sophie's stay for the day.
Sophie is our little (32 lbs.) baby and I would not leave her with just anyone, but I trust Debbie and Joni to take good care of her. When I returned to pick her up over 8 hours later, she was playing and happy. I would not hesitate to leave her with them again.
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Debbie and Joni were wonderful. Stella had a great time with another dog and came home exhausted from a day full of fun. She was well cared for and we are grateful to have a safe loving place for Stella to go when she can't be with us.
Deb & Joni are wonderful people who love the pets they watch. I came by to visit with my dogs and when I came back to Deb & Joni's home the dogs went in with no issue at all. I'd recommend them for your pet needs. We were in town for our daughters wedding and we needed the flexibility that a home care provider can provide. My friends used a vet's service and could not leave until the vet opened back up on Monday. The flexibility of home care is as good as you can do.

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Tinker Bell is always happy staying with Debbie & Joni, and we know she is well treated & loved while we are away.
My dogs are always well cared for when they visit with Debbie and Joni!
Debbie and Joni could not have been nicer. They seemed to take right away to Maddox. I would highly recommend them to anyone who wanted to make sure their animal was well cared for.
Debbie and Joni are a blessing to my family. They love and take care of Rooster as if he was their dog.

We can enjoy our time away knowing that our dog is being well cared for and never left alone.

Rooster was a rescue dog at the age of 7 and we haven't boarded him. We take him with us whenever we can, but when that isn't possible, Debbie and Joni allow us to enjoy special vacations and time away from Rooster.
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Willy loved his stay with Deb & Joni! He had an absolute BLAST! Willy slept like a log later that night after I picked him up. Thanks again!
Yes, a 10 !
Debbie and Joni are a pleasure as always. So happy to have loving, trusting folks caring for our dog. Happy repeat customers! :)
Debbie was wonderful with our dog Chap! We felt so comfortable leaving him with her as they got along great and he genuinely seemed happy in her house. I texted Debbie almost every day just to see how things were going and she responded promptly. Even sent us a picture. If we need someone to watch our Chap when we go out of town again, Debbie and Joni will be the ones to call! Thanks ladies!
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Once again Debbie and Joni took great care of Boone while we were gone for the weekend! We will certainly use them whenever we go out of town.
Choco had a great time with Debbie and we would bring him back in a heartbeat!
tt was great...had to drag the dog out of there as she wanted to stay!
Once again, everything was great with Joni! Our dog's second stay with her and certainly not her last. Thanks Joni!
Joni is just the nicest, and our dog Abby really seemed to enjoy her stay! We were so happy having someone close by who we could trust our dog with. Joni's home is clean and pleasant, and is in a nice area of town. Joni was always responsive, polite, and easy to communicate with during the booking and Abby's stay. We actually have Joni booked again for another overnight stay tomorrow! I anticipate Joni will become Abby's new best friend. :)
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My friend and I left our sibling pups with Debbie and we were thrilled with the love and attention they got. Debbie also took some amazing photos of them. We can't imagine leaving them anywhere else when we're out of town. It's so great to know they have a loving home to go to when we aren't there! It was obvious from the first moment I met Debbie and Joanie that they were dog lovers and that my pup would be in great hands!
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LuLu was spoiled as she was in her own home. Lovely condo and very friendly gals. LuLu will be back again for a return visit soon, thanks girls.
I recently left our lab mix with Debbie for an eight day trip. It is one thing to take care of someone else's dog but Debbie also loved my dog while we were away. I could not be happier with my new found home away from home for Boone!
I had a death in the family and this was a last minute request. Debbie was very accommodating. She took great care of Piper. My schedule was really crazy over that weekend and I am so grateful to Debbie for working with me. As always, Piper was thrilled to see Debbie. (I suspect she gets spoiled rotten with all of the attention!!!)
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Debbie and Joni are awesome. Rooster was well cared for and got lots of attention. Rooster has never been boarded at a vet and cannot stay in a crate and loves being around us and now Debbie and Joni. Thank you so much for loving our dog.
I heard about Dogvacay from a post on Nextdoor. Debbie and Joni were absolutely fantastic. They were both so friendly and I could tell they genuinely love taking care of dogs. My dog Rosie came home happy ! It's great too for the peace of mind I felt. In the past we have done the kennel which made Rosie very nervous and anxious and a dog walker but then she was lonely. This was by far the best and Rosie will be going to back to their house the next time we leave!
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Debbie and Joni are great! They take special care of Maddy when we have to leave town. Debbie is good about checking-in if she has a question or if you ask her to and Maddy loves staying there. These ladies are always my first choice when it comes to dog sitters!
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Debbie went over and beyond to help me when I had an emergency and had to leave right away. She took very good care of Chi Chi .
Another fantastic, effortless experience! Debbie is a great sitter, and our Buddy loves staying there.
Debbie was great and our dog, Dexter was well cared for. The first time we used Debbie, Dexter was only six months old and pretty darn big. She dealt with his goofy puppy exuberance well.

She helped us out again when we had to drop everything and travel for a funeral. She was accommodating and kind.

We would definitely ask Debbie again.
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Debbie has been walking our dog, Abby, multiple times a week for a little over 6 months and has also boarded her on numerous occasions. She is reliable, trustworthy and always very helpful. Most of all, she is great to Abby. I would definitely recommend Debbie!
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Cooper and I ❤️❤️❤️❤️Debbie!! What more is there to say??
She took wonderful care of our pooch!
I felt very comfortable leaving my dog with Debbie & when I picked him up, I could tell he'd been well taken care of. Thank you!
As usual, another great stay with Miss Debbie. Cooper walked in like he owned the place and immediately jumped on the couch. Going away is so much easier knowing that he is happy. I can't say enough good things about Debbie!!
Cooper loves Miss Debbie!!
Debbie opened up a last minute slot for chi chi for July 4th weekend and beyond. Chi chi looked like she had a lot of fun when I came back!
My dog had a great stay with Debbie!! We were heading out of town last minute and she was super accommodating. I got a picture update while we were away and was welcome to check in and much as I liked. Debbie was also very flexible with drop-off and pick-up which was important to us since we have busy schedules. I would use her again in a heartbeat!!
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Debbie made my anxious pup at ease and feeling at home right away. She paid lots of extra attention and took him for a walk each day. Would definitely use her again.
I always feel good leaving my dogs with Debbie. One of my dogs has a history of getting stressed when I leave her but never with Debbie. As soon as I know I'm traveling, I go right to dogvacay and check her availability.
Debbie was so kind to our Maddy and everyone had a great time together. We are repeat customers with her and I definitely recommend Debbie as an excellent host for your dog.
Cooper loves Miss Debbie!! I don't worry about him when I am away because I know he is happy and well cared for!!
This is our second stay and the dogs were really excited to see Debbi when we got there. This is the longest time I've ever left them - 7 days days (I extended an extra day). Although the were beside themselves with happiness upon my return, I could tell by their behavior that they had had a good time and were well loved. Lila has even made a special place for heself in Debbi's home. I'm looking forward to their staying with "Aunt Debbi" for our next trip.
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So glad I found Debbie. She's super-sweet and really seemed to enjoy watching our pup. Our "Buddy" came home and slept all day: a good sign that he was out and about, as opposed to when we would previously board him and he'd run around all day afterwards because he was clearly penned up for awhile. No more boarding for us! Highly recommend for a long weekend or more.
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Wonderful as usual!!
This was our first stay with Debbie and both dogs did very well. Marley does well pretty much anywhere but my other dog, Lila, really struggles when I do anything but in-home care. Lila did so well that I have booked - and continue to book - for every vacation/trip coming up this year. Thanks, Debbie!
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I am so grateful that I discovered Dog Vacay and more importantly, Debbie D! Cooper loved her and I now have peace of mind whenever I want to go away that he will be happy. I have already booked a second visit with her!!
Debbie is wonderful! She and her sweet grandson played with my dog Dany over the weekend, and I could tell that Dany had received a lot of attention/ play-time when she came home Sunday night and went right to sleep! She was exhausted. I am very thankful that Debbie was able to watch Dany on such short notice, and that she was so sweet to my dog. I will definitely be a repeat-client!
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Rooster received the best of care and lots of attention and love while we were away. We will definitely make future reservations with Debbie when we travel. The pictures were great and appreciated.
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Debbie did a great job taking care of Abby!
As a three-peat customer, our Xena just thinks Ms. Debbie is the best. The communication and attention to detail goes a long way!! Already booking more dates for 2014!
Our puppy Xena is a repeat customer for Debbie and absolutely loves her. Xena is a growing and very energetic puppy that really enjoys her time out and about. We couldn't be more fortunate to have someone like Debbie with her!
Xena, our large breed puppy, loves Debbie!! We cannot thank her enough for the time she spends with our little pup, the photos, and the emails. Most certainly will be a repeat-repeat-repeat customer!
Fantastic! Kept us updated and sent photos of our dog who had a great time! Will definitely use Debbie again.
Debbie is such a nice person, and she and Lola were very welcoming to my dogs. She took great care of them, sent us cute pictures during their stay, and returned very happy dogs to us.
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