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. 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 a huge dog (Great Dane) and live in an apartment in Boston. Needless to say, he needs a lot of walks throughout the day. As I go to work during the da... (more)"

2. Anna

Active, Responsible Dog Sitter!

Somerville, MA, 02145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anna was great to work with. She was flexible and willing to work with my schedule while I was out of town. She took the time to play with my girls when she ... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Summer

Going the extra mile for every pup

Brookline, MA, 02445

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Summer for a while now, and my experiences with her have shown me that she can be reliable, responsible, and considerate to those around her, espe... (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. 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)"

6. Catherine

Active dog lover

Somerville, MA, 02144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Catherine did a great job watching my two cats. They liked her a lot (she sent me a photo of them both cuddled up on her lap—so cute!) and were happy and pla... (more)"

7. 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)"

Available this weekend
8. Tu

WAGGING TAILS = EPIC TALES!!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

37 repeat clients

"Tu was great! Super flexible and provided me with multiple photos and video throughout the drop-in visit so I knew my dog was in good hands. I will definitel... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Tara

Happy hearts & wagging tails!!

Central, Boston, MA, 02109

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

"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)"

10. Mary

Active and caring animal lover

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

11. 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)

12. Alanna

Barking is my native language

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alanna was simply amazing! Very caring, personable, professional and trustworthy. Bailey and Colbie absolutely loved her and had a great time. I recommend he... (more)"

13. Adrienne

Let me play with your dog!

South End, Boston, MA, 02115

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hello, My name is Sylvie and I can surely, wholeheartedly and undoubtedly affirm to you that Adrienne is a responsible and loving dog caregiver. She has p... (more)"

14. 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 great. She watched my cat for me while I was away, was quick to respond, and made setting up a last minute sitter very easy. It was good to get p... (more)"

15. 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)"

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. 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 incredibly professional and responsive. She was available to take care of my two dogs for a weekend--and sent pics which was helpful too. I can't... (more)"

18. Dovlyn C. & Chris

Fun pet sitter for your best friend

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

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

"Since I’ve known Chris he has always been someone who loves animals and specifically dogs. Whenever he comes over to my house he thoroughly enjoys playing wi... (more)"

19. 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)"

20. Breezy

All dogs love me

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston , MA, 02116

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

1 repeat client

"I don't know where to begin. I absolutely love Briana and so does my dog. She is super accommodating of my unpredictable schedule, as well as my buddy doakes... (more)"

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