House Sitting in Downtown, Columbus, Ohio

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. Kara Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Dependable, responsible, dog lover!

Columbus, OH, 43212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kara was wonderful with Theo, she even helped with the internet technician who was coming to fix our WiFi while I was away. Had peace of mind that Theo is in... (more)"

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2. Chris Verified Enhanced Background Check

Free Photos, No 60-Min Upcharges!

Columbus, OH, 43212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can not say enough how awesome Chris was with my dogs!! He kept me informed and most importantly my dogs were so well taken care of while I was gone! I hig... (more)"

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3. Janet Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Full Time CPR Certified Sitter

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Janet was wonderful! She sent us TONS of updates, which was so appreciated for this nervous cat parent. The photos she sent were beautiful. She read the enti... (more)"

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4. Oliver Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Lowest rates for the best care!

South Side, Columbus, OH, 43207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Oliver was fantastic! She was reliable, professional and truly cared about our Penny! She sent us updates at least twice a day and pictures to let us know P... (more)"

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5. Ashley Verified Enhanced Background Check

1st Year Vet Student & Pet Lover

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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"Ashley is a dogparent’s dream! She is experienced, educated, and communicates well. I was totally confident and relaxed knowing she was caring for my boys. ... (more)"

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6. Claudia Verified Background Check

I love any and all animals!

University, Columbus, OH, 43210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Claudia was so good with my little furry baby. He was comfortable with her right away. She was on time and she took great care of him! Definitely rebooking h... (more)"

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7. Liz Verified Enhanced Background Check

Frequent dog shelter volunteer!

Columbus, OH, 43212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Just amazing!! Thank you for taking care of our gordo so well while we were gone. (more)"

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8. Jessica Verified Background Check

Dogs are better than people :)

Southside, COLUMBUS, OH, 43206

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

"Jessica is reliable, dependable and communicates so well. She has been a life saver for me and my goldendoodle while I’m on the road for work. She’s also car... (more)"

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9. Becca Verified Background Check

Experienced Dog Walker/Caretaker

Bexley, Columbus, OH, 43209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Becca spent months volunteering for an animal shelter, obviously without pay. She clearly cared about the animals there, despite the unpleasant parts of the ... (more)"

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10. Leanna Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love cats and dogs

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Leanna was amazing! She handled some curveballs that got thrown her way perfectly! Our dogs loved her, and the house looked the same as when we left. Highly ... (more)"

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11. Meg Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active, dog-obsessed, camera happy!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meg was an awesome fit for our pups. We have two and one struggles with anxiety. Meg bonded with them immediately and the pups bonded immediately with her. M... (more)"

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12. Olivia Verified Background Check

I will cuddle your dog day n night.

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Olivia is a responsible, kind, caring, dog lover from way back! She is her happiest when she is around animals and can be trusted to care for them the way y... (more)"

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13. Samantha Verified Background Check

Ready for play dates!

Harrison West, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam has been watching my golden retriever, Cooper, for years. She takes care of him just like I would, and Cooper loves her! I’d absolutely recommend Sam to ... (more)"

14. Brittany Verified Background Check

Barking up the right tree!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Brittany where do I begin. From the minute she walked in the dogs we’re so excited to meet and greet her. They absolutely loved her and hated to see her le... (more)"

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15. Nicole Verified Background Check

Taking care of your buddy!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Nicole took amazing care of our three dogs! She spent time ensuring they were fed, went out, received their medications, and took plenty of cute pictures at ... (more)"

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16. Elizabeth Verified Background Check

OSU Medical Student

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth is a reliable, professional, and caring person, and your dog would be lucky to have her as a caregiver. She has animal experience in several aspect... (more)"

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17. Cana Verified Enhanced Background Check

Positive, Experienced & Responsible

Franklinton, Columbus, OH, 43222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was our second time having Cana house sit for us and she was amazing! She managed to handle our three big dogs for an entire week with little to no issu... (more)"

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18. Molly Verified Background CheckRover 101

2 walks a day while you're away

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Molly was great!! My dogs loved her and when we got home they were excited to see us but not stressed out like they are when we board them!! Will definitely ... (more)"

19. Grayson Verified Enhanced Background Check

Attentive Pet Care with Grayson!

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 44714

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grayson J is the best dog caregiver I have had. He is conscience and dependable and a true blue animal lover. He goes the extra mile to ensure your dog recei... (more)"

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20. Briana Verified Background Check

Woman is dog's best friend.

Italian Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Briana was so polite and left the house in great shape. She sent lots of pics and really seemed to cuddle and give affection to our pups while we were out o... (more)"

Dog owners in Downtown Columbus, OH turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 3,049 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Columbus, OH metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Columbus with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Downtown house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Downtown Columbus, OH who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Columbus donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Columbus.

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