Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Downtown, Columbus, Ohio

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

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1. Janet Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Full Time CPR Certified Sitter

Near Southside, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Janet. She was great with our cat; and also communicative, professional, knowledgeable and accommodating. I am happy to have found her, a... (more)"

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2. Keely Verified Background Check

Energetic Animal Lover

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I absolutely love Keely! She has sitted for my pets multiple times on very short notice. She sent tons of pictures and stayed with them and kept them company... (more)"

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3. Meg Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active, dog-obsessed, camera happy!

Near East, Columbus, OH, 43205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meg is absolutely wonderful with our dog. She’s excellent at communicating, and went the extra mile to make sure our Luanne was well taken care of. (more)"

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4. Kalin Verified Background Check

NEW to industry Competitive Prices

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

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

"Kalin was super sweet and friendly! Took great care of our kitties, who had separate, special feeding needs. She also cleaned out both litter boxes to keep t... (more)"

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5. Chris Verified Enhanced Background Check

Free Photos, No 60-Min Upcharges!

Columbus, OH, 43212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chris has been pet sitting for me for several years now and is always the first person I ask when I am traveling out of town. He’s always been very reliable ... (more)"

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6. Becca Verified Background Check

Experienced Dog Walker/Caretaker

Bexley, Columbus, OH, 43209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our boy looks so happy in the photos from Becca. It is such a relief to know he is in good hands!!! Thank you, thank you!!! ?❤️ (more)"

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7. Claudia Verified Background Check

I love any and all animals!

University, Columbus, OH, 43210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Claudia did a great job taking care of my two cats for the weekend! I instantly felt I could trust her and that helped me be at ease while I was gone. Thanks... (more)"

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8. Michelle Verified Background Check

Cats are way cooler than humans.

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Michelle is wonderful! She sent lots of pictures and very detailed reports. I was worried leaving my cat at first, but she looked so happy in all the picture... (more)"

9. Brittany Verified Background Check

Barking up the right tree!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Thank you!!!! (more)"

10. Melanie Verified Enhanced Background Check

YipYappyHappy

Upper Arlington, Grandview Heights, OH, 43212

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melanie was fantastic! She dropped in and took great care of my cats. She always stayed for 30 mins which is great since my cats are social creatures and nee... (more)"

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11. Em Verified Background Check

Pets of All Sizes Welcome!

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43215

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Em checks in on my Great Dane and Bulldog whenever we’re out of town. She follows all instructions, sometimes even spending extra time with them “so they don... (more)"

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12. Gabbie Verified Background Check

Proud dog mom and dog lover!!

Franklinton, Columbus, OH, 43222

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gabbie has always loved animals. As a child, animals were drawn to her and still are. She has experience with a wide range of exotic animals from all over th... (more)"

13. Matthew Verified Background Check

“Can I pet your dog” - Me

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matthew has always had dogs in his life. He has feed, walked, played with and pick up after dogs responsible. Matthew has watched my dogs up to 5 at a time f... (more)"

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14. Lauren Verified Background CheckRover 101

Was a dog in past life

Weinland Park, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Lauren was great with my little fur baby. She was friendly, kind and prompt. She took great care of my pup and made her feel special and loved! (more)"

15. Grayson Verified Enhanced Background Check

Attentive Pet Care with Grayson!

Downtown, Columbus, OH, 44714

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grayson is the single person with whom I trust any, and every, animal. He is not only caring but incredibly responsible and diligent. He has watched dogs and... (more)"

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16. Nicole Verified Background Check

Taking care of your buddy!

University, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"Nicole is so good with our cat! She sends us detailed updates with pictures, and tells us all about her stay. We will definitely use her again! (more)"

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17. Jacob Verified Background Check

I only pet dogs at parties

Italian Village, Columbus, OH, 43201

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

"I wouldn’t have anyone else watch my girls. (more)"

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18. Jessica Verified Background Check

Dogs are better than people :)

Southside, COLUMBUS, OH, 43206

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

"Jessica did great helping take care of Luna. She arrived right when she was supposed to, recorded everything on her rover card to make it easy for us to chec... (more)"

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19. Chris Verified Background Check

Cat dad, cat grandfather, cat lover

Southside, Columbus, OH, 43206

Drop-In Visits

"Chris did another wonderful job taking care of my cat while I was on vacation. Chris is a reliable caretaker and an all-around pro. Don't hesitate to book him! (more)"

20. Kelsey Verified Background Check

Playful and outdoorsy

Victorican Village, Columbus, OH, 43215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"There is no one else that I trust my two dogs with more than Kelsey. Kelsey treats my two girls like they are her own. She follows the rules that I set for m... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Downtown, Columbus, OH trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 3,049 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in the Columbus, OH metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Downtown pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Downtown Columbus who meets your and your pet'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 pet, 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 pet sitters and dog walkers.

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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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