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Alex & Jenny B.

23 Reviews
15 Repeat Guests
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Cancellation Policy:

Pet Requirements

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

Alex & Jenny's Resident Pets

Labrador Retriever
9 yr 0 mo old

Alex & Jenny's House

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Small Yard
100% fenced & locked
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Smoke-free home

About Alex & Jenny

15 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
Alex & Jenny here! We're a fun-loving, dog-sitting, house-renovating couple who would LOVE the opportunity to care for your pup! We are self-employed and work from home and we renovate old houses on the side. We usually bounce between our primary house and the house we're renovating so your dog will get a nice variety and 2 backyards to play in! Having dogs around is a great compliment to our life here and we are around full-time to supervise and entertain them. We have lived with dogs our whole life and we do dog training as a hobby (just ask us to show you some of our dog Maya's tricks some time haha). If you need a SAFE and FUN place with a LOVING home for your dog then you've come to the right place!

Maya is a wonderful and sweet 9 year old rescue dog from California (lab mix). She is gentle and caring toward kids, people, and pets of all type. Maya loves having friends over and we're sure she will get along just fine with your pup(s).

We are located near Grosse Pointe along the Detroit river and near several large parks. We are only a 30 second walk to the nearest park and only a few minutes walk to Grosse Pointe. If we happen to be at the house we're renovating it is also in the same neighborhood just a couple minutes away.

The house sits on a double lot with a large fence-enclosed backyard. There is plenty of room for the dogs to run and play and lounge around. Maya's favorite past-time is to protect the backyard from squirrels and birds so I'm sure your doggie will also enjoy participating :-)

We love to play in the back yard (weather permitting) and depending on the season we will also head out for a daily excursion to a nearby park. The dogs have use of the house and we let them out whenever they want to go outside (at least several times per day) so they can spend more time inside or outside depending on their preference.

Inside the home, your dog will enjoy several nice cozy doggy beds and more dog toys than you can imagine. :-) We work from home so the dogs can hang out with us or they can play in other parts of the house / yard.

The fence-enclosed backyard provides total security so your dog will be safe and well protected.

We will take some photos (and possibly video) to document your dog's time here. We also have a Facebook Page for Maya & her furry friends. Facebook search for 'wonderdoggy' or ask us about it. :)

Depending on the nature of your dog and how long they will stay, we are open to helping with some behavior training if you'd like.

We usually prefer to take care of friendly dogs but if you have an aggressive dog or a special needs animal please get in touch so we can discuss the details.

At this time we prefer to host dogs that are house broken. If your doggie might have problems going potty inside we might be able to accommodate them but please understand that this situation creates a LOT more work for us so we have decided to adjust our rates accordingly and will charge an additional $20 per night for dogs who go potty inside. Please let us know about your dog and we will happily adjust the booking to fit your needs.
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Can administer oral medicine
Can administer injected medicine
Post-surgical pets
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Pets that require medicine
  • Separation anxiety
  • Leash Pulling

Alex & Jenny B.

23 Reviews
15 Repeat Guests
Other Sitters Nearby
  • Same day bookings are OK
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Cancellation Policy:


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


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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Alex & Jenny's Home
$29 /night
  • Watches up to 5+ dogs/night
  • Dogs will never be left unattended
  • Dogs will have full access outside for potty breaks
  • 0 walk/day
  • Pets will sleep in their own beds
Daycare At Alex & Jenny's Home
$29 /day
  • Watches up to 5+ dogs/day
$45 /hour
$25 /bath
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23 Reviews
This is already my 4th or 5th time using this host, and I will no-doubt be using them again in the future!

Alex is extremely helpful, and has gone out of his way several times already to help make sure that my vacations are seamlessly matched with excellent dog sitting. There have already been a couple instances when Alex has gone above and beyond to assure my pup has been taken care of.

Highly recommend!!
Amazing host. Highly recommend! Will use again!
Have used this host before, and will definitely use again
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