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.

Taneesha Zuniga

Taneesha, our manager and groomer, 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.


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!

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.


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.

Rick M.

Rick, pup handler, is born and raised in NYC. He grew up with a German Shepard and a mixed breed dog. In his spare time he enjoys horse back riding, literature and comic books.

Fatima J.

Fatima, pup handler, is the proud dog mama of Morkie “Shadow” who occasionally comes to work with her. She hails from NYC. In her spare time she enjoys watching cinema and cooking.

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