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House Sitting in Academy Gardens, Philadelphia

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. Maxwell

Energetic, engaging, experienced.

Huntingdon Valley, PA, 19006

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are so afraid to leave a great review for Max because we won't be able to get him back again as everyone will want him. He was the very best. Such a nice ... (more)"

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2. Emeline

24/7 Sitter. Accepting new clients

Wissanoning, Philadelphia, PA, 19135

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emeline was terrific! She took great care of my three dogs and two cats overnight. Our regular dogsitter couldn't do it, and I'm thrilled that it worked out ... (more)"

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3. Molly

Animal lover

Cinnaminson, NJ, 08077

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Barkley and Apollo love hanging out with Molly! (more)"

4. Walter

"I will play and bond with your dog

Wissanoning, Philadelphia, PA, 19135

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"walter is one of the only individuals that i would even think of taking care of my pomeranian. he is responsible, attentive, and most importantly - his sen... (more)"

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5. Allyson

I just really love dogs. A lot.

Delran, NJ, 08075

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I may not have professional care experience, but I've lived in a home with dogs for the past 25 years! This has made me a huge dog lover and I'll ... (more)

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6. Jillian

Jillian's NE Philly Petcare

Northeast Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jillian is an awesome sitter! She stayed at my home for a lengthy vacation and took excellent care of my dog, Cara, a rottie mix and my two kittens (one a... (more)"

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7. Taylor

Very Caring Dog Lover

Jenkintown, PA, 19046

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor has been watching my family's dog for months now and has always worked so well. She is always on time and always available when we need a dog sitter. ... (more)"

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4th of July
8. Rachel

Your dog's new best friend.

Academy Gardens, Philadelphia, PA, 19152

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is a kind & loving person and has a great love for animals. It is such a relief to be able to go away & know that my fur & feather babies are in grea... (more)"

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9. Monika

Stay at home mom who loves dogs!

Fox Chase, Philadelphia, PA, 19111

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Leaving our Bentley with Monika and her wonderful family was a great desicion. Her home is nicely laid out and clean. Her children are well behaved and respe... (more)"

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10. Leslie

Mayfair Pet Care

Fox Chase, Philadelphia, PA, 19111

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leslie is the absolute best!! She went above and beyond taking care of our Molly during our wedding. Even bringing her to us for pictures! We love Leslie!! (more)"

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4th of July
11. Agnieshka

I'll run with your dog.

Oxford Circle, Philadelphia, PA, 19111

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She is the most caring person for dogs . she loves dogs and take care of them like if their here own dogs. I recommend her . the best of the best. (more)"

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12. Maria

I treat your fur babies like my own

Rhawnhurst, Philadelphia, PA, 19111

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria is great! I've never seen a dog she couldn't handle and help and take awesome care of! You can tell she really loves dogs, it shows in everything she d... (more)"

13. Cassandra

Every pup needs exercise&fresh air!

Bustleton, Philadelphia, PA, 19115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As long as I’ve known Cassandra she has been an animal lover. She has two beautiful pups of her own who are very well cared for and extremely happy. I would ... (more)"

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4th of July
14. Monica

Love to walk with all dogs

Fox Chase, Philadelphia, PA, 19111

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Currently, I moved back to my hometown of Philadelphia! I have a great love for all dogs and would like to take my passion for four-legged friends ... (more)

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15. Kay

Hello,dog dog,let’s be good friend.

Oxford Circle, Philadelphia, PA, 19149

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"She loves dog. She treat animals very nice,she is a lovely person. I am sure she will be a great dog sitter and dog walker. I am very recommending Kay as a r... (more)"

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16. Eduin

I'll run with your dog

Rhawnhurst, Philadelphia, PA, 19152

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eduin is reliable, responsible and very loving. He's the first person I go to when I need someone to watch my one-year-old Chihuahua. My dog, Charles, loves ... (more)"

17. Jennie

I have 7 years experience

Torresdale, Philadelphia, PA, 19114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have 2 one year old pug mix doggies! They love Jennie!! They hear her car pull up and they go crazy!! Due to my health I am unable to walk my babies, so Je... (more)"

18. Aaron

Just a dog lover who walks dogs.

Holmesburry-Torresdale, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aaron's love for animals is unlike anything I have ever witnessed. To save cats and staying by their side when they are sick or well. She loves animals to th... (more)"

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4th of July
19. Stephen

Experienced in A+ customer service!

Mayfield, Philadelphia, PA, 19136

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Stephen! He loves dog and took such good care of my Brock. Will defiantly hire Stephen again if I ever need other pet care! (more)"

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20. Kevin

Dog's are a family member too!

Academy Gardens, Philadelphia, PA, 19114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kevin is a loving and caring individual, who loves animals of all sorts and they love him! Kevin has cared for many pets and my own dog absolutely loves him... (more)"

Pet parents in Academy Gardens, Philadelphia, PA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 3,282 owners have reviewed sitters in Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Academy Gardens house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Academy Gardens, Philadelphia, PA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Academy Gardens, Philadelphia donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Philadelphia.

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.