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House Sitting in Avondale, Sarasota, FL

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

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1. Brian

Last Minute Requests Are Fine

SARASOTA, FL, 34241

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brian is such a calming person. I am probably the most over protective fur baby Mom and I always worry when I leave them. Except for Brian!!!! I have h... (more)"

2. Kim

I fetch, bark and wag with the best

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

"Kim is an outstanding pet sitter! We have quite the zoo (dogs, cats, a guinea pig, even a tortoise!), and they were all so well cared for under Kim’s supervi... (more)"

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3. Tara

I'll snuggle your dog for you!

Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tara was an amazing sitter for my very active Tessa! She took care of my baby while I was away and Tessa loved her as well as her doggie Andie. She welcome... (more)"

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4. Paola

Ready to spend time with the pups!

Oakwood Manor, Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"hello, paola and i used to do K9 training at the humane society of sarasota and we got a bunch of puppy mill dogs come in and i remember paola spent hours ba... (more)"

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5. Christina

❤️Dogs+Active+Flex work schedule

Laurel Park, Sarasota, FL, 34236

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

"Christina is awesome. Great contact all week, and she made me feel very safe leaving my dogs in her hands. Will definitely use again. 5 stars! (more)"

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4th of July
6. Stephanie

Home Full Time Walk Your Dog x4 Day

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

"Steph has been a dog person since she was a young child. She strongly values the animals and the roles they play in our lives, understanding their importance... (more)"

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4th of July
7. Julie

Home full time - large fenced yard

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

About: I take the same delight in dogs that I would with grandchildren, if I had any. Whatever their mood, age or personality, every dog has its own favor... (more)

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8. Jesslyn

Your (fur) baby sitter, 7yrs exper.

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love animals and I understand these pets are your furry children. Puppies are just like children but listen better. I have always been a pet owne... (more)

9. Katie

Flexible Schedule & prev. Exp

Avondale, Sarasota, FL, 34236

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie is wonderful - conscientious, professional, and ready to love your dog (even naughty puppies). She allowed me to be away for a family weekend and have... (more)"

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4th of July
10. Michelle

home full time with fenced in yard

Sarasota, FL, 34233

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

"Michelle was so awesome watching our dogs while away on vacation for 3 days. When she came, she took photos and even texted them to us! We did not have to wo... (more)"

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11. Christiana

Attentive/Active/Reliable!

Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our pets LOVE Christiana and so do we! She is very reliable and wonderful with pets. Our dog and cat are our babies and we wouldn't entrust them to anyone bu... (more)"

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12. Faye

Doggie Digs

Sarasota, FL, 34235

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

About: Hello, Thank you for your interest. I have a seven year old greyhound. He is very calm and pleasant. It is best for us to have dogs 30 pounds an... (more)

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13. Carrie

The word care is built-in my name!

Sarasota, FL, 34232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hello, I have known Carrie for many years; not only as a fellow educator, but as a friend. I know it may sound cliche by saying she is one of the most cari... (more)"

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4th of July
14. Keara

Flexible Dog Sitter

Sarasota, FL, 34233

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keara cared for my two dogs and my very elderly cat while we were away. She did an amazing job administering the medication my cat needs twice daily, and sh... (more)"

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15. Brittany

Professional animal trainer at Mote

Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting

"Brittany is terrific. Our littlest dog snuggled up with her right away and they both seem to have had a great time. I did not worry at all and appreciate b... (more)"

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4th of July
16. Jessica

Experienced sitter home full time

Park East, Sarasota, FL, 34237

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

"Jessie and her husband Timm have always taken great care of our cocker spaniel, Tikka. They are very kind and compassionate and take care of Tikka like she i... (more)"

17. Veronica

Animal husbandry is my specialty

Alta Vista, Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting

"Veronica was wonderful! My fur baby is pretty quirky and she was incredibly understanding about that. I could tell right away I could put my trust in her w... (more)"

18. Jennifer

Active dog caregiver!

Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've owned 3 different dogs. I currently own a 3 year old, 35-pound dog that I adopted from a shelter. Her name is Annie. I'm very active & respons... (more)

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19. Amanda

Fairy Dog Mother

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda is a 10 out of 10. Like many people, I am incredibly selective about who I trust to care for my precious pups and to have access to my home when I am... (more)"

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4th of July
20. Jill

Sarasota's dog reTREAT!

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

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

"Jill is a very warm and loving person, yet also very protective, nurturing and responsible - This combination is why she makes the best pet sitter. She loves... (more)"

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2) Contact Sitters

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3) Book & pay

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4) Enjoy your trip

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