As lifelong pet owners ourselves, we fully understand the emotional toll of leaving your cherished pet behind when you're away from home. The worry and concern about their well-being and whether they're receiving the same level of care you provide them is all too real because, in our hearts, our pets are part of our family.
We firmly believe that pets are most at ease in their familiar surroundings. They thrive in the comfort of their own home, surrounded by their usual scents, their cozy bed, and meals served at their regular times. This is where a pet sitter plays a crucial role in maintaining a sense of normalcy for your pets.
At Legends Pet Sitting Services, we offer a comprehensive range of pet sitting concierge services. Whether you need a single daily visit or multiple visits for extended vacations, we accommodate your pet's schedule. Our dedicated team ensures one-on-one affection and care for your furry companions. We handle feeding, clean-up, and provide those personal touches that they adore. Additionally, we aim to alleviate your worries, granting you the peace of mind that your pet is well cared for. Rest assured, we take care of your home's security, including locking up, adjusting lights, and tending to your plants.
Legends Pet Sitting Services is fully licensed, insured, and bonded. Our team is certified in pet first aid, and we proudly hold membership in the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters.
Our commitment is to serve you and your pet with top-tier service. You and your pet are at the heart of our mission.
George Lockwood - Founder and Owner
George's journey began with his service in the U.S. Navy and continued through a career in consumer and mortgage lending, eventually leading to a role in the Credit Union industry. Over his 34-year career, he gained experience in all aspects of Credit Unions, from deposits and loans to HR, IT, investments, and management. In 2005, he was appointed as the President and CEO of a Credit Union in Charleston, SC. After retiring, George embarked on a new chapter in life, driven by a passion for animal care.
George's inspiration came during a vacation when a pet sitter caring for his dog forgot their commitment. This experience led him to realize his calling and the potential to provide exceptional service.
Devoted to his love for animals, George became a professional Pet Care Provider, delivering loyal and affectionate pet care services to the Summerville area and beyond. Our hallmark is patience, kindness, and competence, values that our clients can attest to. Many of them choose our services regularly because they trust us with their beloved pets. No task is too big or too small for us to handle, so please don't hesitate to reach out. We're eager to begin looking after your precious pet.
Who We Are
Veteran- U.S. Air Force
Dana has had lots of animals throughout her life, most notably a Pot Belly pig. Being in the Air Force, she traveled the world before becoming a mom and wifey and settling in Summerville. Dana has a rescue dog, Ellie. She is certified in Pet First Aid.
Graduated from the College of Charleston with a BA degree, Josh loves animals and caring for them. Josh also works part time at the North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center. Josh has adopted a dog from Dorchester Paws name Gamora.
Your pets will have an amazing time when they meet me! I have worked for Charleston Animal Society ever since 2017 as a volunteer and a dog room assistant. I previously worked at Dorchester Paws as a kennel technician.
My name is Jill and I have 6 pets 3 dog, 2 ferrets and a cat. I have always had pets growing up as a child and my love for them has grown into my adulthood even more. I have a passion for learning and understanding all different types of animals. My experience in Pet Care is from having my own pets and caring for family, friends and volunteering over the years.
Karli was a zoo keeper for 3 years and a wildlife rehabber for 6 years. She has experience with animals of all different shapes, sizes, fur and scales. She went back to school and got a B.A. in Environmental Studies and works as a seasonal National Park Ranger. When she's not working she's spending time outside and hanging with her 4 cats, a tortoise, a frog and a gecko.
Amber- Marketing Director
Veteran- U.S. Air Force
Amber worked for us previously as a sitter. She left us to pursue her love of marketing. She missed us so much we talked her into rejoining the team and is now our Marketing Director! She has a thorough knowledge of our company and the services we perform! Welcome back Amber!
Hi! I’m Kerry and I just retired after 33 years of teaching high school studies. I ended my career at Ashley Ridge High School. I have had at least one dog most of my life and currently have 2 Westies. They are my kids as much as my son and daughter are. I’m looking forward to taking care of your fur babies!
I have wanted to work with animals since I was in kindergarten. I got my pet care start at 17 as a volunteer with the Dorchester County SPCA (aka Dorchester Paws) and was later hired as an employee. To expand my pet care experience, I moved to a grooming and boarding facility and stayed there until I entered grooming school, in 1999. After finishing grooming school, I worked as a groomer, then as a groomer/owner/operator for the last 23 years.
Jenna lives in Summerville with her fiance, daughter, 3 dogs, 6 cats, and 16 chickens.
Jenna began her career as a Veterinary Technician in 2012 and graduated from the Community College of Denver in 2014 with her Associate of Applied Animal Sciences degree.
After 10 years in the field, she laid down her stethoscope to homeschool her daughter.
Now she fills her cup as a homeschool mom, Veterinary Medical Scribe, Pet Sitter, occasional veterinary relief technician, and medical foster for a local Lowcountry canine rescue.
She enjoys all things outside, leading her daughter's girl scout troop and assisting with her daughter's 4H activities and club and taking care of your fur babies while you are away.
Amya is currently talking college courses and likes art. She enjoys cuddling with her kitty.