Akela Black German Shepherd

Potomac, MD, US
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Hi everyone. Nik and I have recently moved to Potomac with our baby girl, Tana. We moved to New York from South Africa back in 2015 and have been in Maryland since 2018. We are British and met in Madagascar, before marrying and living in

Home & location

Our home is in Carderock Springs, an amazing community in a wonderfully wooded area. Potomac Village is an easy 3miles away and has all the necessary stores (hardware, pharmacies, banks, Starbucks, fuel stations, Safeway & Giant, liquor

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Countryside
  • Use of car included


As we are keen gardeners, we would love it if you could keep the garden watered. We have a community herb garden in the driveway, so don't be surprised if neighbours pitch up to harvest a bunch of parsley! The indoor plants will also need a

Meet the pets

  • Tana

    German Shepherd Dog

    under 1

Sitter feedback (4)


What a pleasure it was to meet Nik and Akela. They both made me feel welcome right away. (I didn't get to meet Christine but she was friendly and quick to

Stayed · 26 Jan - 14 Feb 2020

What a fantastic time I had during my sit with sweet Akela. She is such a smart, well-behaved and so-affectionate doggie, and even though I was just a short

Stayed · 24 May - 31 May 2019

Christine and Nik were the most fantastic hosts! Akela is sweet, well-trained, and a real treasure. We had a great time snuggling and walking in the

Stayed · 28 Dec 2018 - 22 Jan 2019

This was an absolutely perfect sit and we feel very lucky to have had the opportunity to do it! Akela is a bright, sweet and loving dog who is just a joy to

Stayed · 03 Sep - 07 Sep 2018

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