House Sitting in Avondale, Sarasota, FL

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

1. Jaci

Born dog person

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34243

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jaci is super sweet and did a great job taking care of my girl while I was gone. She was responsible, sent updates as asked, and always responded quickly t... (more)"

2. Jean

Loving, active care giver!

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34234

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

6 repeat clients

"Jean has taken care of my golden retriever many times over the past few years when I have had to be out of town. She is so extremely responsible, attentive t... (more)"

3. Katie

Flexible Schedule & prev. Exp

Avondale, Sarasota, FL, 34236

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Katie for most of her life and she has had a life-long love for animals, and they respond well to her. Aside from her love of animals, she is ve... (more)"

4. Amanda

Pup-loving College student

Sarasota, FL, 34234

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

"What a truly outstanding person, The amount of joy that my dog has after he spends time with her is noticeable. There is not a better feeling than knowing yo... (more)"

5. Tara

I'll snuggle your dog for you!

Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tara has a huge heart for dogs and loves helping people. Being a dog walker is a perfect fit for Tara. She will treat your dog as her own, and your dog will ... (more)"

6. Kim

I fetch, bark and wag with the best

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

8 repeat clients

"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)"

7. Keara

Flexible Dog Sitter

Sarasota, FL, 34233

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

5 repeat clients

"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)"

8. Joshua

Dog park right in front of house!

Sarasota, FL, 34234

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"I have known Josh for a long time now, ans there is nothing more touching than watching him interact with animals. You can sense a natural love and compassio... (more)"

9. Rachel

Loving dog sitter & dog whisperer

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is loving, caring and compassionate. She would give any pet lots of attention and take excellent care of them. She is responsible and completely trust... (more)"

10. Jes

Dog Lover in St. Pete/ Sarasota!

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Jes was awesome with Bear. He's a high maintenance dog and I felt 100% comfortable with her abilities. She even kept us up to date with adorable pictures t... (more)"

11. Emily

Dog. Lover. They are in good hands!

Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: When in my care, I will provide the best possible attention to your dog/companion, big or small. I l, myself have a bigger dog. She is a boxer-shep... (more)

12. Alyson

THE ULTIMATE DOG LOVER!

Hudson Bayou, Sarasota, FL, 34236

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alyson is great! She walks, feeds, and plays with my dog when I don't have time myself. She's tall and strong and can handle any size dog. She's been availab... (more)"

13. Dale

We Love Dogs / small fenced yd

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

About: Retired Sarasota business owner and area native. My dachshund "Minnie" and I will be taking great care of your pet. Twelve year old Minnie loves ... (more)

14. Lara

Completely in puppy love

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lara looked after my cat Mystery for a little over a week, she looked after her with excellent attention and didn't mind when we had to extend our trip and t... (more)"

15. Veronica

Animal husbandry is my specialty

Alta Vista, Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Veronica was great with our dogs. We were gone for a week, out of the country and I felt very comfortable with her staying with our boys. It didn't bother ... (more)"

16. 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)

17. Katie

Exp pet trainer, dog lover!

Glen Oaks Estates, Sarasota, FL, 34232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie's watched our dog a number of times! She truly loves our dog like her own (despite him being quite a trouble maker- he earned his nickname "Dennis the... (more)"

18. Brittany

Professional animal trainer at Mote

Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"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)"

19. Sophia

Responsible & Kind Animal Lover!

Sarasota, FL, 34239

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Sophia walked my two adult huskies and dachshund puppy every day for three weeks when I was sick and unable to. I observed her with my three canine friends m... (more)"

20. 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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