$10 – 15/hr
My name is Leyda and I am a Care Specialist with Care. com assisting Mitchell and his family in their search for a pet sitter to care on an ongoing basis for their two friendly and sweet adult rescued dogs while the family is traveling out of town. We need assistance starting in January and the ideal candidate has the availability to live in the house for the duration of the care. The family is offering $55 per day. The family is also providing flexibility by allowing the caregiver to leave the house during the day if needed and come back. Duties are providing food and water twice daily, providing medication for one of the dogs once a day with the meal, going out for potty 4-5 times per day, playing with the dogs in their fenced-in backyard, and giving them love and affection in addition to the company. The ideal candidate has the experience and is comfortable with caring for more than one high energy dog at a time and staying overnight, is responsible, flexible, respectful, active, an animal lover, and can provide recent references.