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. Francesca

Loving, Attentive and Fun

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

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

3 repeat clients

About: I'm a great pet sitter because I am a caring and empathetic person. I'll treat your pet like they are my very own--they're family! You and your dog... (more)

2. Hanna

Loving, Active, Punctual Pet Sitter

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

9 repeat clients

"Hannah is great! (more)"

3. Chelsea

Puppies to old dogs- equally loved!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Chelsea is absolutely fantastic! She always responds within a few minutes of me reaching out and is so pleasant to work with. When she checked in on our pupp... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Summer

Fun, Loving, Attentive Pet Care

Brookline, MA, 02445

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

5 repeat clients

"Summer was super friendly and very accommodating. She gave our girl lots of love and sent us a bunch of pictures while we were gone. She was really flexible ... (more)"

5. Dianna

A Lifetime of Dedicated Experience!

Brookline, MA, 02445

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

29 repeat clients

"Dianna was awesome! She looked after our dogs' particular needs, and sent us updates while we were away!! We are looking forward to working with her again. (more)"

6. 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

2 repeat clients

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)

7. Sofia

City-sleeping and trail-hiking!

Somerville, MA, 02143

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

15 repeat clients

"Sofia went so far above and beyond typical caretaking that words cannot express how pleased we are with her efforts. We knew she was special when she asked ... (more)"

8. Liza

Responsible And Loving Dog Care

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Liza was great! She kept me well-informed about my critter and she is very quick to respond to messages. Loved getting pictures of my cat each day! (more)"

9. Carolyne

Very flexible summer hours!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyne is a great pet sitter! Very sweet and responsible, a great choice for any pet parent! It was clear how my dog took to her when she sat for us recent... (more)"

10. Jocelyn

Dog sitting equals to a happy life!

everett, MA, 02149

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jocelyn did drop in visits over the Christmas New Years holidays for our cat Inky. She was very organized and even gently reminded me to give her information... (more)"

11. Holly

Artist Loves Dogs

Somerville, MA, 02143

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

5 repeat clients

"Holly is amazing! She gives extra special care. Molly loved Holly. Her attention to your pet is outstanding, I would give more stars for all her extra effort... (more)"

12. Chris

Doggie Oasis & Pet Services

Ward Two, Somerville, MA, 02143

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

3 repeat clients

About: Hi! We offer a loving home for your dog while you're away, where the dogs can cuddle or play. We know how to make sure everyone has a great time, w... (more)

Available this weekend
13. Emily

Passionate Dog Lover!

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is the biggest dog lover I have ever met. Over the last five years of knowing her, I have seen her love spread from caring for her 3 dogs at home to le... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. Elyse

Dog lover looking for some fun!

Central, Boston, MA, 02113

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

2 repeat clients

"Elyse lovingly cared for our two dogs who gravitated to her. She would feed the dogs, clean up after them, and play with each of them. (more)"

16. Sophie

Lover of All Animals

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"It's my pleasure to recommend Sophie. She is dependable, responsible, has excellent interpersonal skills and our dog loves her. She is very friendly and gre... (more)"

17. 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)"

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. Tara

Happy hearts & wagging tails!!

Central, Boston, MA, 02109

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

2 repeat clients

"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)"

20. Nika

Human best friend

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

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

1 repeat client

About: My name is Nika and I am a first year dental student at Tufts university. I moved here from Oregon and my dog is at home. I miss her so much that I... (more)

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