Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Charlestown, Boston

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

1. Catherine

TLC for your pets while you're away

East Boston, east boston, MA, 02128

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

"Catherine came to the rescue this weekend when our pet care fell through last minute. She had no qualms working with our wild-man Shar Pei, who can be quite ... (more)"

2. Joseph

Man seeking dogs

Wellington-Harrington, CAMBRIDGE, MA, 02141

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Joseph was absolutely amazing with Benji, my cat! He was super playful, sent so many pictures and videos and made me feel so comfortable leaving him for the ... (more)"

3. Kathryn

Full-time dog lover/walker

Malden, MA, 02148

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

"Kathryn is great. Asked her at last minute to look in on our dogs today when we knew we had to be our of town most of the day. She stayed with them through a... (more)"

4. Alison

I'll play music with your dog!

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alison is wonderful! I highly recommend her. She sends lots of pictures and detailed notes of her visits. I can always tell what days Alison has come for ... (more)"

5. Julianne

Four legged friends are my favorite

Medford, MA, 02155

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julianne was AMAZING! I had to reach out to her very last minute. She was able to move her schedule around and help us out! She was amazing with our little ... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Danielle

Your Pet is my PRIORITY!!!

Everett, MA, 02149

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danielle was great! I booked her based on her good reviews to administer my cat’s seizure medication while I was away for the weekend. She did not disappoint... (more)"

7. Sarah

Quality time with your dog or cat!

Winter Hill, Somerville, MA, 02145

Drop-In Visits

"Sarah was wonderful with my 8week old golden doodle Arya. She was very flexible as my schedule kept changing, stayed longer than she needed to to keep Arya w... (more)"

8. Krystin

Compassionate animal lover

revere, MA, 02151

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was a bit apprehensive when I started looking for a dog sitter but Krystin completely won me and my Bella over on her 1st visit. I couldn't have asked for ... (more)"

9. Andrea

We love to cuddle with dogs!!!!

Everett, MA, 02149

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

"Andrea dropped by to give our dog a midday bathroom break and some treats on a week the we had some extra long days. She was conscientious and kind to our pu... (more)"

10. Carolyn

Caring and Responsible Dog Lover!

Medford, MA, 02155

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyn was great! She did two drop ins for us while we were out and even a few extra things we had forgot to mention. She sent pictures and was very respons... (more)"

11. Kristen

I'll take your dog out for a sniff!

somerville, MA, 02143

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

"Kristen was a great dog walker. Very knowledgable about dogs and attentive to, our dog and his special needs. Highly recommended! (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Michaela

Dogs are better than people

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Beacon Hill, MA, 02114

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

"I have two Adult, female Rottweiler mixes whom I rescued while living in a small ski town hidden high up in the Colorado Rockies. Both of my fur-babies are a... (more)"

13. Gabriela

Experienced, reliable, & loving!

Central, Boston, MA, 02114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We are using Gabriela repeatedly now! Our 13 year old dog loves her, and we couldnt be happier. Very reliable, and we are going to book again and again as ... (more)"

14. Primrose

Furry friend need a pal for a day?

Wellington-Harrington, Cambridge, MA, 02141

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Primrose stopped by to see our dog the other day while we had an extended outing planned and by doing so, simply made our day. Knowing that such a responsibl... (more)"

15. Colleen

Experienced, Responsible Petsitter

Chelsea, MA, 02150

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"During our 10 day trip to Europe, it was such a comfort to have Colleen watching and sending updates regarding our two kitties. Knowing they were in good han... (more)"

16. Cassidy

Dog's best friend

Central, Boston, MA, 02110

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

"We are so happy we booked Cassidy to watch our two cats while we were gone for the week! She took the time to come meet them and learn about their food, wate... (more)"

17. Emma

True dog lover available full time

Cambridgeport, Cambridge, MA, 02139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was a life saver this weekend. She was able to accommodate my sweet kitty Gracie's early schedule. She sent me images for every feeding and a message up... (more)"

18. Nicole

Dog Lover


Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole was professional, reliable and I trusted her with my greyhound! This was my first time leaving my boy with someone else and I would definitely hire N... (more)"

19. Scarlett

Home Full Time - 100% Dog Person

Central, Boston, MA, 02113

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

"Scarlett is awesome - took great care of my fluffy cat while we were out for a long weekend. Super responsive and easy to schedule with. Highly recommend. (more)"

20. Brittany

Animal Loving Foster Mom

Central, Boston, MA, 02113

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

"At first I was very skeptical about having someone take care of Ranger (my puppy) for the because I usually do not trust strangers watching him. However, I ... (more)"

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