House sitting

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Finally—a house sitting option that works

  • No need to uproot your pet

    Book a house sitter to take care of your dog and cat, while keeping an eye on your home. And the best part? Your best friend gets to stay on their home turf.

  • House sitters you can trust

    Every house sitter profile has been individually reviewed and approved by Rover.

  • Easy Meet & Greets

    Meet your pet’s perfect match before you book. Request a free in-person Meet & Greet, right from your Rover inbox.

  • Cute photo updates

    Millions of adorable photos have been sent through Rover! Get pics of your pet enjoying a snuggle session with their favorite house sitter.

Browse to book in 3 steps flat

  1. 1. Search Pet Sitters

    Browse profiles of nearby sitters who offer house sitting.
  2. 2. Meet In Person

    Schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet to find the perfect fit.
  3. 3. Book and Pay

    It’s that easy! All payments are processed through Rover's secured platform.

We've got your (and your pet's) back

  • Cashless payments

    Pay securely—no cash or checks required. Your house sitter automatically gets paid two days after the stay ends.

  • Rover Guarantee

    Safety is at the heart of what we do. Every booking made through Rover is backed by the Rover Guarantee. Learn More

  • Reservation protection

    It doesn't happen often, but if your house sitter has to cancel at the last minute, we’ll work with you to find a new one. Learn More

Book 5-star care that comes to you

Heading out of town? It's easy to book a 5-star house sitter to take care of your pets and your home.

  • Dogs who'd prefer to stay on their home turf
  • Cats and caged pets
  • Pet parents on a tight schedule
  • Keeping an eye on your home while you're away

Rover offers many services to meet your pet care needs, including:

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