House Sitting in Baxter, Grand Rapids, MI

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1. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Love for all animals - fur or not<3

Highland Park, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can’t say enough great things about Sarah. This was our first experience using this app and right away I messaged Sarah and had a meet n greet she offered ... (more)"

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2. Kathryn Verified Background CheckRover 101

Empathetic and Expert Care

Michgan Oaks, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Kathryn did a wonderful job looking after Ruby and our home while we were gone for the week. We loved getting updates and photos and we had no worries while ... (more)"

3. Grace Verified Background Check

I'll take great care of your Dog!

Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace was absolutely wonderful. She cared for our dogs beautifully. She sent me updates often. I will be asking her to care for my pups again. (more)"

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4. Alan Verified Background Check

Your Paws in My Paws

Garfield Park, Grand Rapids, MI, 49507

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

"I would highly recommend Alan Fry for a position with Rover.com. Compassionate, conscientious and extremely reliable are words that describe him. Alan has c... (more)"

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5. Jen Verified Background Check

Pet Enthusiast with Experience

Heritage Hill, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jen loves animals and is very dependable. When I am out of town, I trust her to take care of my pets. She shows up on time, takes good care of my pets, and s... (more)"

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6. Lindsey Verified Background Check

Friendly Pet Lover and Foster

Midtown, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

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

About: Hello! As a former pet owner, from a family pet to my own, I understand the complexity and emotions involved in leaving your pets behind for holida... (more)

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7. David Verified Background Check

Tall guy with a big love for dogs

Grand Rapids, MI, 49546

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

"David is an animal whisperer. They must sense how much he loves animals because they warm up to him faster than anything. My dog is obsessed with David and m... (more)"

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8. Stephani & Roylan Verified Background Check

Providing cuddles and care!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

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

"Did a wonderful job helping with my dog on short notice and provided me with plenty of updates (more)"

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9. Madison Verified Background Check

College student, animal lover ❤️

Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison has farm-sat for me many times and each time has been a blessing! She not only cares for our 4 dogs but our 6 horses and 3 cats too! We have 3 Austra... (more)"

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10. Daniel Verified Background Check

The guy with a big heart for dogs!

East Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

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

"Daniel was very kind and caring to our dog, Seamus. He even cooked chicken and rice to mix with his regular dog food since Seamus has become a picky eater. ... (more)"

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11. Haylea Verified Background Check

A dedicated caregiver for your pet!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Haylea is a fantastic person and most certainly a lover of animals. She is calm, loving, and when necessary, comforting to animals. She treats my dog like a ... (more)"

12. Callie Verified Enhanced Background Check

New city, new pet friends!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Callie did a great job. She and Duke got along well and she even came over a few days before she was going to stay at our house so we could meet and she coul... (more)"

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13. Haley Verified Background Check

Reliable & Energetic Sitter/Walker!

Michgan Oaks, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley did a great job watching my dog and cat at my house. She was great at communicating and provided pictures of my hound and even took him for walks. I wi... (more)"

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14. Ali Verified Background Check

Fun, energetic dog-lover

Belknap Lookout, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

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

"Ali would be a great dog sitter because she is kind, compassionate, energetic and has a soft heart for animals. She is always drawn to dogs and seems to real... (more)"

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15. Lisa Verified Background Check

Animal lover looking to help

Highland Park, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lisa is very good with pets. She is the first person i go to with questions or concerns about them. Lisa would be my first choice for a pet sitter and I'm kn... (more)"

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16. Kirsten Verified Background Check

I treat animals like they’re mine!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Kirsten has watched our two golden doodles on numerous occasions. They travel to her house and love the backyard space as well as the frequent car trips to p... (more)"

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17. Rebecca Verified Background Check

The more cats the better!

Creston, Grand Rapids, MI, 49505

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca is awesome with pets! She has been a great help to me with my dog Maverick over the years. From walking, playing, to take him to the beach, Rebecca i... (more)"

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18. Alexa Verified Background Check

Dogs>Humans

Eastown, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

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

"Alexa is wonderful! She is so caring and treats every dog like they are her own! She is also active and loves to go on walks/runs with pups or even take them... (more)"

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19. Kelly Verified Background Check

At home full time. Let’s go walk!!

Heartside, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

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

"Kelly is so affectionate and warm with my dog. He greets her enthusiastically and loves to cuddle up with her. She is quick to give him cuddles and follows h... (more)"

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20. Teresa Verified Background Check

Dogs, cats, llamas, racing pigeons

Eastown, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

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

"You'd be hard-pressed to find a more conscientious pet sitter than Teresa. She's a hard-working animal lover with tons of experience taking care of a range a... (more)"

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 292 owners have reviewed sitters in Baxter, Grand Rapids, MI, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 Baxter 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 Baxter, Grand Rapids, MI 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 Baxter, Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids.

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