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. Vera

Flexible schedule, Love walking!

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02120

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Vera is a true animal lover. She is very caring and honest. She will do whatever is needed to keep your pet happy, healthy and safe. Any animal would be l... (more)"

2. Katie

Can I pet your dog?

Somerville, MA, 02145

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Katie was amazing! Super kind, very reliable, and gave us adorable updates on our little bud. I'd definitely re-book her to take care of our cat again. (more)"

3. Claire

Student nurse seeks canine cuddles!

Charlestown, Boston, MA, 02129

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Claire is an exceptionally attentive, trustworthy and passionate dog care giver who has been around dogs her entire life. She has the experience and desire t... (more)"

4. Candice

Love to teach old dogs new tricks

Somerville, MA, 02144

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

22 repeat clients

"Like any family, we are very protective of our furry family members. We are so fortunate to have found Candice for our last minute trip out of town. She keep... (more)"

5. Colleen

Experienced, Responsible Petsitter

Chelsea, MA, 02150

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

35 repeat clients

"Colleen is great at what she does. She's very professional and has organized a meet and greet with my old pug, Shay. She is very understanding and has accomm... (more)"

6. Logan

I'll run&play with your dog all day

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston, MA, 02115

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Logan is amazing with dogs. He helps me out with walking my 2 dogs at least once a week. Jose the pitbull and Hulga the Boston terrier love him and always ge... (more)"

7. 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

7 repeat clients

"Have already rebooked with Tori for another visit!! She really went above and beyond with Giada(my cat), and I am immensely grateful for all her help. Bonus,... (more)"

8. Ashley

Responsible and Loving pet owner!

Central, boston , MA, 02114

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"This was the first time leaving our cat, Oliver, for the weekend and Ashley did a great job watching him and making us feel comfortable that he was taken car... (more)"

9. Ruby

The Crate Escape: Cats & Dogs

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Great sitter and spent a substantial amount of time with Pippi. She took care of our cat very nicely and send us some great updates. According to the picture... (more)"

10. Tiffany

Truly Loving Pet Nanny Care! ❤️

Central, Boston, MA, 02110

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

"Tiffany is an amazing sitter with both kids and animals! You will be hard pressed to meet a more responsible, compassionate, nurturing person to dote over yo... (more)"

11. Primrose

Furry friend need a pal for a day?

Wellington-Harrington, Cambridge, MA, 02141

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

23 repeat clients

"We generally hire Primrose for house sitting stays but in this case we needed her for a few drop-in visits. As usual, Primrose was communicative, timely and... (more)"

12. Ashleigh

Fun-loving & caring pet sitter

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Ashleigh is a very smart, responsible young lady. She loves all animals, but her favorite by far is dogs. She is the oldest of 5 children and has always been... (more)"

13. Stefania

Midday walks and cat care in Eastie

East Boston, East Boston, MA, 02128

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"I am so appreciative that Stephania could take care of my cats over the holidays. Even when one of my cats starting acting out, Stephania was so patient and ... (more)"

14. Kelsey

Dogs are people too.

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Kelsey has been an animal lover her entire life. She is particularly fond of dogs as the immediate family as well as extended family members have always had... (more)"

15. Hillary

Caring dog sitter/walker!

Charlestown, Charlestown, MA, 02129

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

"Hillary has spent a considerable amount of time walking and caring for our 10 month old Portuguese Water Dog. Hillary is very dependable and trustworthy and ... (more)"

16. Becky

I will love your dog like you do

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Becky did an amazing job1 she took care of Rocky with amazing care. she sent lots of pictures and always let me know how he was doing! Rocky is 16 years old ... (more)"

17. Brooke

Dog Lover, Home Full Time!

South End, Boston, MA, 02116

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

"Brooke is an incredibly reliable and helpful pup sitter! She takes very good care of my two dogs Rhea and Lola Bear. Not only is she trustworthy and respon... (more)"

18. Christina

North End dog lover!

Central, Boston, MA, 02113

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have a pretty hectic work schedule, and Christina is really the only person that I feel comfortable with watching my dog, Benje (Benje can get a little wil... (more)"

19. Erin

Lifelong dog lover, long walks!

Central, Boston, MA, 02116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin is a fantastic dog walker. She truly loves dogs and is great around them. She is responsible and thoughtful. I have never met a dog that didn’t love her (more)"

20. Alexia

A dog's best friend- Beacon Hill

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would leave any dog in her hands. She loves animals more then people. The love she shared with Paco was like a romance. In her years at school paco was alw... (more)"

In Central Boston, MA, dog lovers trust for their pet sitting needs. Over 1,747 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Boston, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking pet sitting in Central Boston can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book pet sitting in Boston on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

Never beg a friend to drop in on your pets while you're on vacation again. With Rover, you can find the perfect Central Boston pet sitter in seconds. Sitters on Rover are pet lovers, who will be happy to sit dogs, cats, caged pets, and even horses while they take care of your home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures pets nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers pet lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a pet, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted pet sitters in Central Boston who can provide the care your pet needs, when they need it.

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