House Sitting in Baxter, Grand Rapids, MI

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

1. Sally

Friendly, patient and engaging!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sally is amazing! She took wonderful care of my dog while I was out of town for the day - an extremely kind person and wonderful with animals! (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Sabrina

Love to see them happy!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Sabrina was great! We got pictures of our dogs while we were gone, she took them for walks, and it was nice to know we had someone in our home while we were ... (more)"

3. Melissa

Dog whisperer and lover of dogs!!

Kentwood, MI, 49512

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Melissa was a joy to "work" with!! She was very thorough and detail oriented - and I never doubted that my dogs were in good hands! She sent pictures and upd... (more)"

4. Mary

#1 Awesome Dog Lover

Plymouth Heights, East Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mary and Connie are amazing! They are kind, loving and thoughtful people this shines through from the moment you meet them. My Vanella Beans is very sensitiv... (more)"

5. Katie

Sweet, attentive dog-lover!

Eastown, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Katie was such a wonderful pet sitter! She took care of our large lab-mix and 4 cats over the course of a weekend. She was quick to respond to setting up a m... (more)"

6. Brittany

Animal Loving Princess

Heritage Hill, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Brittany stayed at my house with my dog for 8 days while I was on vacation. It was reassuring to have my house occupied while I was away, plus my dog was ab... (more)"

7. Kathleen

Enthusiastic and flexible dog lover

Eastown, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kathleen was awesome. She kept us up to date, kept the pups fed, watered, and pottied, and was just all around amazing as a pet sitter. (more)"

8. Amy

Avid Walker, Will Run!

Highland Park, GRAND RAPIDS, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We needed a last minute dog sitter for a long holiday weekend. Amy was a great match for my needs. She is kind, professional, loves dogs and also gave me upd... (more)"

9. Angela

OHANA means FAMILY <3

Fuller Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Angela is great. Sweet, kind and an animal lover. We had a great weekend away and the dogs were happy and healthy when we returned. She sent us photo updates... (more)"

10. Simone

Dogs just wanna have fun!

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Simone did a wonderful job caring for our Yorkie Penny! I would highly recommend Simone and will be have her sit for us again. Thanks Simone! (more)"

11. Anna

Full Time Dog Lover!

West Grand, Grand Rapids, MI, 49504

House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: Hello! My name is Anna. I have a huge love for any and all dogs. I've been dog sitting for over five years. Having so much experience, I am very in... (more)

12. Riley

Very experienced in caring for dogs

Eastgate, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Riley has cared for our dog for many years. Walking her, training her and just talking to her. Animal loving person with a great demeanor. (more)"

13. Julie

Love & snuggles while you're gone

Indian Village, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julie was fantastic with Felix. He loves her more than me, now. Trustworthy, reliable, and just an awesome gal all around. Would definitely hire Julie again ... (more)"

14. Brandon

walk, run, or chill with your dog

Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Brandon was very good with our dogs. They took to him right away. He spent a lot of time with them, and was quick to respond to any messages we sent to him w... (more)"

15. Sam

Urban/Rural Adventures= happy pups!

Heritage Hill, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

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

"Awesome sitter. Responsible, knowledgeable, flexible, understanding, and respectful of our special requests! She sent updates with pics and videos:). She was... (more)"

16. Anastasia

Love dogs and am a trustworthy gal

Highland Park, Grand Rapids , MI, 49503

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Ana did a great job caring for our two dogs. She'said prompt, dependable, and communicates quickly. We recommend her. (more)"

17. Hedda

Bonded. Insured. CPR/First Aid Cert

East Hills, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hedda was a dream dog sitter. We got updated daily on how our pup was doing (with pictures). She even bought our dog a Christmas present since we were gone o... (more)"

18. Raime

Fun and caring dog lover.

Eastgate, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our dogs are a bit wary of strangers, so Raime and Andrew came over a couple times before I left town so the dogs would be as comfortable with them as possib... (more)"

19. Alexandra

Home full-time- Love dog adventures

Eastown, Grand Rapids, MI, 49506

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

"Thank you, Alexandra for taking great care of our Birger! I'm so happy we found you! (more)"

20. Tarra

Young professional dog lover

East Hills, Grand Rapids , MI, 49506

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

1 repeat client

"Tarra is a true dog lover, and our dogs love her calm and caring demeanor. She is very mindful to be consistent with behavioral improvements we're working on... (more)"

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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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