Our knowledgeable nannies

Each of our nannies is specially equipped to meet your dog’s needs. Whether it’s a training session or looking after your dog while you are away on vacation, we are here to help make your life easier and put your mind at ease, so you can focus on your work, having fun or relaxing.

The New York Dog Nanny herself takes orders from the real force behind this dog nanny company– dog expert Todo “Frankenstein” Okimoto (Yorkie extraordinaire). Founder and CEO, Cynthia’s dedication to making sure all of direct reports (yes, we’re talking about the ones with fur) are cared for only be the absolute best of dog people. Okimoto grew up in Seattle with hamsters, gerbils, fish, cats and dogs. She currently has one malti-poo Max Pickles, who is 5 years old. Her interests are travel, reiki and outdoor adventures.

Weighing in at 5.4 pounds is the hostess with the mostess Todo Okimoto. Yorkie by day, referee by night, Todo is the inspiration and heart behind this dog nanny company. Her sassy attitude make her memorable and adorable.

Anthony Ramirez

Anthony is a NYC native from the Upper East Side and takes care of our pups in Astoria, Queens. He grew up with hamsters, fish and cats. He’s currently studying at NYU.  In his free time, he loves to read, explore and do photography.


Gina, our newest groomer, hails from Massachusetts and grew up with Guinea Pig “Honey” and a kitty “Misty”. She is the current proud pet parent of Cappaccino (kitty) and Penelope (pup). When she’s not making your pup look good, you can find her enjoying acting and yoga!

Taneesha Zuniga

Taneesha is an NYC native, proud doggie mom and doggy auntie. Her two pups Boris (Irish woldhound mix) and Max (rat terrier) and a Nat King Cole (rabbit) and Bach and Beethoven (turtles). Her loves are baking custom cakes and singing.


Katelyn is one of our esteemed dog handlers and dog walkers. Born in the Bronx she had a pet turtle growing up. In her free time she enjoys checking out local boutiques for clothing and trying new foods.


Dog Stylist, Danielle, was blessed to grow up with pet creatures such as guinea pigs, birds, rabbits, pigs and fish as a child. Currently, she roommates with her 3 cats and terrier named Garnet who she loves to walk. When she’s not professionally grooming or playing with her own pets, she loves to get a good sleep in!!


Calvin, our manager, grew up with dogs and a turtle and is now the proud papa of 2 mini-aussies who he adores. In his down time, he cherishes time spend with family and friends, going to the beach and travel.

Chiharu Fujita

Chiharu raised two huskies in NYC. She loves taking care of animals! She is part of a choir that performs around NYC.


Dog handler extraordinaire Estrella is an NYC native. In her younger years she enjoyed the company of her families small pets- 2 hamsters and 2 turtles. She current is a cat mom to a sweet kitty. When she’s not taking care of client’s pets, she enjoys drawing and comics.

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