Niven is a retired guide dog needs a companion when I am away

Vashon, WA, US
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I live on a sweet island in the pacific northwest in a lovely home with a garden. Parks and walking trails are close it is a quiet rural community. I have work that takes me away for just short trips. I have a retired seeing eye dog called

Home & location

The home is nestled amongst the trees on a hill facing an inner harbor. The house is modern with breathtaking views from most of the rooms, it is light and clean fully carpeted quiet and private. There is a large garden with terraces and a

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Beach
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


To exercise Niven and be super super kind and understand he has been trained a guide dog and not a pet. Regular exercise and a tight regime on his eating so he does not gain weight. He needs attention but he is very self contained. I need

Meet the pets

  • Niven

    Labrador Retriever

    13 years

Sitter feedback (3)


Taking care of Niven was a delightful experience. He is an extremely gentle and well trained dog. Niven and his owner live in a beautiful home which is

Stayed · 26 Apr - 01 May 2018

Patties home was lovely and Niven is an absolute dear of a sweet dog. Pattie was wonderful to work woith and left clear instruction and everything ready for

Stayed · 14 Feb - 18 Feb 2018

Our experience with Pattie and Niven will be difficult to match. From the moment Pattie welcomed us into her home we felt we had met a kindred spirit. She

Stayed · 16 Jan - 01 Feb 2018

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