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. Claire

Outgoing, friendly, loves animals

Central, Boston, MA, 02116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Claire was a great sitter for my dog Cooper while I was away on a work trip. She sent pictures and updates that made me confident Cooper was in good hands. S... (more)"

2. Stefania

Full time professional pet sitter

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston , MA, 02215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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. Kelsey

Around the clock love & clean home

Somerville, MA, 02143

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

12 repeat clients

"Kelsey was great to work with. She was very professional and took great care of our cat, Charlie. I also appreciated how flexible she was when our plans chan... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. Mary

Active and caring animal lover

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Mary is an awesome dog caregiver and I'd leave my dog with her every time I go away! She made sure Sophie went on lots of walks, loves playing with her, and ... (more)"

6. Bridget

Dying to play with pups!

South End, Boston, MA, 02116

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

9 repeat clients

"Bridget was a fantastic sitter! It was our first time using Rover, and she made our experience very welcoming. She was very accommodating given our last minu... (more)"

7. Shay

Reliable Sitter-Boston Commons area

Central, Boston, MA, 02116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Shay is fantastic! She sent us very detailed updates using Rover card with cute pictures. Archie loved her and we would definitely like to have her back again! (more)"

8. Bren

Put your best PAW forward!

Roxbury, Roxbury Crossing, MA, 02120

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Bren was awesome! I've hired 5-6 pet sitters through this site and Bren is the best! She was great with communication and went above and beyond taking care o... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Nicole

Dog Loving College Student

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston, MA, 02115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Nicole is the best pet sitter anyone could ever ask for. She is attentive, precise, and kind. One of our dogs was sick and needed medicine administered and... (more)"

11. Robin

South End Sitter/ Cambridge Drop In

South End, Boston, MA, 02116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Robin was fantastic! She is reliable and stays in touch with pictures and updates. I am so glad to have met Robin through Rover. I will definitely be aski... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. 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

"Very happy with her! She was flexible on meeting us and attentive (more)"

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14. Eden

Compassionate Canine Caregiver!

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston, MA, 02215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eden is one of the most hardworking and caring people I know. I have never met anyone with more respect for animals. She is extremely loving and patient and ... (more)"

15. 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)

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. Sung Jae

Central Square couple next to park

Cambridgeport, Cambridge, MA, 02139

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

2 repeat clients

About: My wife and I adopted Tommy, a mini-pinscher / chihuahua mix , a few months ago (Male, just over 1 years old), and are very much enjoying our time.... (more)

18. 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

"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)"

19. Mary

Available, Attentive, Communicative

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: A cat- and dog-lover at heart, I will provide your animal with the attentive care they want and need. I love sending photos and well-being updates,... (more)

20. Nikki

Dog at heart

Charlestown, Charlestown, MA, 02129

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

"My dog, Sarge, loves his walks with Nikki. I recommend her to anyone, you can tell she cares about your dog just like it is her own. Some people are born to ... (more)"

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