Kathy Nichols

An IT Quality Analyst professional for 20+ years in various industries including Department of Defense contracts with two Secret security clearances, Kathy has decided to leave the corporate world to follow her deep passion for animals.

Growing up on a farm in the Midwest, she always felt at one with animals, nature and the outdoors. She is a loving Mom to Sophie, rescued from the Montgomery County Shelter.

Kathy has yet to meet a dog with whom she has not fallen in love! She is a friendly, compassionate animal advocate and longtime volunteer for RED Collar Dog Rescue, a strong believer in spaying and neutering and is committed to providing the best care to your furry companions.


Walk on the Wild Side by Kathy is insured and bonded by and is a member of National Pet Sitters Associates.

Mission Statement

Happy Pet... Happy Owner.

No worries while at work or away from home, your pets are in loving hands in my home in gated community.