House Sitting in Alachua

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

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1. Angela & Ireland Verified Background Check

Owner Away? We’ll Sit and Stay

Gainesville, FL, 32608

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

"Absolutely exceeded our expectations. She took such great care of our pups AND our house. It looked better then when we left. Really great communication, and... (more)"

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2. Annur Verified Background Check

A Dog Lover Veterinarian

Newberry, FL, 32669

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

"I highly recommend Ann as a pet sitter. She is kind, responsible, knowledgeable and above all else, she loves animals. You can rest assure that your pet wou... (more)"

3. Charles Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet-lover, Outdoorsman

Gainesville, FL, 32608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charles was fantastic! He spent lots of time with the dogs, was super communicative and sent lots of pics - in which all of the dogs looked happy! We even ... (more)"

4. Alma Verified Background Check

Cozy and Caring Environment!

Gainesville, FL, 32608

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

"Alma is an amazing sitter. She is kind and attentive and so thoughtful. A true dog lover! (more)"

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5. Ty'Kora Verified Background Check

Experienced & Loving Pet Sitter

Gainesville, FL, 32608

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

"Ty’Kora took excellent care of my dog and my roommate’s dog. She sent regular photo updates, and was very easy to reach when we needed to. Highly recommend! (more)"

6. Paige Verified Background Check

Your Pet’s New Bff

Gainesville, FL, 32608

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paige met us early so we could get to know her and let her meet the dogs. She is a very personable young woman. Zoey and Charlie both were comfortable imme... (more)"

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7. Jessica Verified Background Check

Obsessed with all things furry 🖤

Gainesville, FL, 32603

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

"I've had Jessica pet-sit my furbabies multiple times for when I've had to leave town. My late dog, Roxy, was old and needed special considerations and medica... (more)"

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8. Shirley Verified Background Check

Recent Bio Grad - Great pet care!

Gainesville, FL, 32609

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

"Shirley was absolutely wonderful with our 2 fur babies, When we got home they were calm, so to me that meant she spent a lot of time with them. I truly love ... (more)"

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9. Amanda Verified Background Check

Any breed has a friend in me!

Gainesville, FL, 32607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was amazing!!!!!! She was prompt, a great communicator and you can tell how much she loves dogs! Plus she took the best pictures of my furbabies! I w... (more)"

10. Corina Verified Background Check

Energetic pet lover ❤️

Gainesville, FL, 32603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Corina is a blessing! She responded quickly to an urgent cry for help to look after my fur-daughter Lilu. She was super attentive, made me feel at ease and w... (more)"

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11. Sammy Verified Background Check

Sammy do-little

Gainesville, FL, 32606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sammy was beyond excellent in caring for our 2 dogs (85 lb boxer and 50 lb Aussie for those with bigger pups who might be worried) and cats for 5 days. While... (more)"

12. Sarah Verified Background Check

Lesbian who loves dogs

Gainesville, FL, 32605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was great! Very friendly, Sophie liked her. Sarah even came prepared with a treat when she first came to meet Sophie. Did a great job, sent pics, I w... (more)"

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13. Bishara Verified Enhanced Background Check

Keep the Tails Wagging!

Gainesville, FL, 32605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bishara is one of the most responsible and loving individuals I know. She takes incredible care of her own dog and will take great care of yours. She is extr... (more)"

14. Ashley Verified Background Check

Treat your dog like I would my own!

Gainesville, FL, 32607

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

About: I really would love to dog walk but I also used to dog sit a lot back home and they all loved how I truly cared to keep their dog company and give ... (more)

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15. Keri Verified Background Check

Very active and flexible schedule.

Gainesville, FL, 32653

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keri loves dogs as much as they love her and has had wide experience with various breeds and types of dogs big and small. A dog left in her care will be comf... (more)"

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16. Mallory Verified Background Check

Cozy downtown location!

Alachua, FL, 32615

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mallory used to watch my Ellie all the time. She taught her all kinds of tricks and was so sweet! I would recommend her for everyone (more)"

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17. Mandy Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love your pups like they're my own!

Gainesville, FL, 32607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mandy took care of my dogs when I went out of town with my family and I had no worries at all! She went above and beyond to make them feel comfortable, give ... (more)"

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18. Annie Verified Background Check

Tummy rubs, snuggles, & love

Gainesville, FL, 32606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We returned to perfectly happy and healthy dogs. Our two Labradors can be quite a handful, but Annie was very professional in her almost weeklong stay with t... (more)"

19. Jasmine Verified Background Check

Every dog deserves a belly rub

Gainesville, FL, 32605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jasmine did an amazing job with my dogs while she took care of them for a 5 day trip! I was nervous since this was my first time having someone other than fa... (more)"

20. Autumn Verified Enhanced Background Check

It’s always a waggin’ good time

Alachua, FL, 32615

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She is like Dr. Doolittle with animals. I have trusted her with my precious 3 fur babies, 2 pugs and a schnauzer. After spending time wirh her they come bac... (more)"


Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog — and your home — turn to Rover for your Alachua house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Alachua who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Alachua house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover — it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Alachua for your dog — people who'll treat him like family.