House Sitting in Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL

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

1. Emily

Reliable and Outgoing Dog Lover!

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34243

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Emily is super sweet and did a great job house sitting my Saphy. I just moved here from across the country and needed someone at the last minute to take care... (more)"

2. Lisa

Animal lover!

Sarasota, FL, 34232

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Lisa really helped us out in a pinch. Even post-hurricane she was able to really come through for us. She was a pleasure to meet and get to know. Our animals... (more)"

3. Jean

Loving, active care giver!

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34234

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

3 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)"

4. Kelly

One dog family at a time!!!

Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Kelly is a fabulous pet sitter! She bonded with my dogs and cat quickly. She also checked in with me at least once every day while I was away. She offered to... (more)"

5. Lara

Completely in puppy love

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"For several years, Lara worked at an educational non-profit, Florida High Schools Model United Nations, Inc, I ran. Throughout her years of service to middl... (more)"

6. Drew

Your Dog's Best Pal

Bradenton, FL, 34203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Drew was fantastic! Sent pictures and updates every day. We have 3 large rescue dogs of all different breeds with very different personalities and he was gre... (more)"

7. Heidi

Heidi's Happy Tails Pet Sitting

BRADENTON, FL, 34207

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

19 repeat clients

About: My name is Heidi and I am a kind, gentle and compassionate person who loves all animals and people. I stumbled upon this opportunity Just about a y... (more)

8. 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)"

9. Jaci

Born dog person

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34243

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

10. Dorit

Energetic Pup? I Can Fix That!

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

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

1 repeat client

"Dorit did great with Ellie. She sent many pictures and I could tell Ellie was having a blast. I would definitely rebook with her. (more)"

11. Molly

Social Work Student & Animal Lover!

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

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

"I don't think I've met anyone that loves dogs as much as Molly. She cares for large and small animals with nothing but enthusiasm while balancing their needs... (more)"

12. Faye

Doggie Digs

Sarasota, FL, 34235

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

7 repeat clients

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)

13. Malena

I'll take care of the RUFF stuff!

Original Gillespie Park, Sarasota, FL, 34236

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Malena made us feel so comfortable knowing that she was taking great care of our sweet Coco Belle. We are very pleased with her services and will definitely ... (more)"

14. Jes

Dog Lover in St. Pete/ Sarasota!

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Jes was kind enough to take our booking on very late notice. She stayed at our place with our two dogs and was very easy going, a pleasure to work with. (more)"

15. George

Dogs rule everything around me!

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"George is very dependable. Communicates well and is on time. My dogs just love him! (more)"

16. Trinian

I love all dogs! ❤️

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34234

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

About: Hello! My name is Trinian and I joined Rover to spend time with animals, since I do not currently have any of my own. I had miniature poodle for 18... (more)

17. Rachel

I'm a veterinary technician!

Downtown, Sarasota, FL, 34236

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"I came home to a happy dog! Rachel took very good care of my boy. I can't say enough good things about her. She took wonderful care of my home as well. S... (more)"

18. Maegon

Fit and fun home-away-from-home!

Sarasota, FL, 34237

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

"Maegon is an amazing dog owner! She takes care of her dog Marshall as if he's her son. She is one of the most responsible and trustworthy people I know. I w... (more)"

19. Caroline

Very experienced and flexible hours

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

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

About: Hi! I'm a 23-year-old art and design student looking to earn some extra cash pet-sitting and dog walking. I have 18 years of experience caring for ... (more)

20. Nora

I love love LOVE dogs!

Indian Beach-Sapphire Shores, Sarasota, FL, 34243

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I worked as a dog sitter for several neighborhood dogs throughout high school. They varied in size and age, so I got experience with lots of d... (more)

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Pet parents in Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL love dog sitters on Rover.com. 293 owners have reviewed sitters in Sarasota, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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 Bayou Oaks, Sarasota house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL 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 Bayou Oaks 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 Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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