Lydia is a lifelong animal lover. A full-time pet sitter since her retirement, Lydia worked for the Baltimore City School system for 22 years as a School Psychologist. During summer breaks she spent her time pet sitting in the Washington, DC. area. Lydia has had the honor of owning many cats and dogs in her lifetime; including two snakes! She rescued Afghan Hounds for many years and currently lives with her beloved Jack Russell Terrier, Tudor. She enjoys yoga, reading, vegetarian cooking and studying medieval life. She volunteers at the Speed Art Museum and has also volunteered at the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Utah.