Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Central, Boston

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Lindsay

Zookeeper who loves all animals!

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Lindsay took great care of my cat. She gave her lots of TLC and provided thorough updates with photos each day. She was also available on relatively short no... (more)"

2. Stefania

Full time pet sitting professional

East Boston, East Boston, MA, 02128

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Stefania is experienced and thoughtful -- she took wonderful care of our two (energetic) cats :) We felt at ease while away from home, knowing the kitties we... (more)"

3. Chelsea

Puppies to old dogs- equally loved!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Since the moment we met Chelsea, Butters loved her! She kept us up to date on how the visit went and made sure to let us know he was doing ok. It was a feeli... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Hanna

Loving, Active, Punctual Pet Sitter

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Hanna is great! Very responsive and flexible! I would recommend her! (more)"

5. Summer

Going the extra mile for every pup

Brookline, MA, 02445

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Summer was a great caretaker for our very energetic Australian Shepherd. We hope to connect with her again in the future. (more)"

6. Adrienne

Let me play with your dog!

South End, Boston, MA, 02115

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adrienne was great with Winston. It was my puppy’s first dog walker and my first experience with one since getting him only a week prior. The only reason I d... (more)"

7. Dianna

A Lifetime of Dedicated Experience!

Brookline, MA, 02445

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

About: Most of my in home clients are in Cambridge, Brighton, Allston and Boston. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you're located in this area and ... (more)

8. Anna

Experienced pet-sitter in S. Boston

South Boston, Boston , MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Anna made me and my girls (the dogs) feel comfortable right away. She stayed in touch with me throughout the weekend, sent pictures and I didn't have to worr... (more)"

9. Tori

RN &dog lover seeks to pamper pups!

East Cambridge, Cambridge, MA, 02141

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

About: Those who know me well always say that I should have been a veterinarian instead of a nurse! I had the sweetest dog growing up, and I miss him very... (more)

10. Tara

Happy hearts & wagging tails!!

Central, Boston, MA, 02109

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

1 repeat client

"Tara was excellent! She was so friendly, so thorough, always on time and left such a sweet note at the end of her visits. I felt 100% confident leaving Maize... (more)"

11. Raven

Dog Sitter to the Rescue

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

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

1 repeat client

"Raven was fabulous! She did drop in visits for our cat, Shady while we were gone. I could tell Shady would be in good hands when we met Raven and was reall... (more)"

12. Lital

You can count on me!

Mid-Cambridge, Cambridge, MA, 02139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lital helped us out with a last minute request that saved the day. She is comfortable with our giant Newfoundland and couldn't be more responsible and commun... (more)"

13. Kelsey

Here to look out for you & your pet

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston, MA, 02115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have been Kelsey's roommate for several years, and I can attest that she loves and cares for her pets. While we don't currently have a pet of our own in ou... (more)"

14. Erin

Experienced dog owner

Somerville, MA, 02143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I graduated from Tufts University in 2015 and am now living in the area working full time. I grew up with dogs and have been around them my entire ... (more)

15. Bridget

Dying to play with pups!

South End, Boston, MA, 02116

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

10 repeat clients

"Bridget was easy to coordinate with prior to checking on our dog. She communicated with us before and after taking him on walks, let us know how he was doing... (more)"

16. Meghan

Fun, active playmate for your dog!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

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

2 repeat clients

About: I've always loved dogs and have had a family dog since I was little! Whenever my sister-in-law or friends with pups go away, I'm the first to jump ... (more)

17. Jen

Animal lover who works from home!

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02116

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

2 repeat clients

About: I LOVE dogs, cats, and all other pets. I will be sure to provide yours with tons of love, playtime, and cuddles! I know it's hard to be away from ... (more)

18. Kelly

so, good news: I saw a dog today

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, boston, MA, 02115

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

"Kelly is a true lover of animals. We have three dogs ranging in size from 20 pounds to 60 pounds, with differing personalities and energy levels. Kelly lov... (more)"

19. Lauren

Peace of mind and wagging tails

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I have 3 dogs (among other animals) and it's a little bit of a zoo / a lot to manage. My dogs are older and require more personalized care when it comes to t... (more)"

20. Troy

Lifetime Dog Lover!

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02115

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

4 repeat clients

"I have seen Troy work years in dog handling, both at home and professionally. She is always respectful of each dog's and each owner's individual needs. I fee... (more)"

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