House Sitting in Downtown, Santa Barbara

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

1. Sherri

PreciousPawsPet Pampering For Your Pooch

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Sherri is amazing with our pups! We love seeing the pictures she sends us of Zana and Juno and we know they are both getting lots of love when with Sherri. (more)"

2. Gabi

I love it when they smile at me!!!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Gabi recently watched our two dogs for the last 6 days in July. She was the most conscience and kind dog sitter we have ever had. She sent us many pictures... (more)"

3. Mary

I will love your dog like you do!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

14 repeat clients

"Mary is amazing. She goes way beyond what you'd expect from a dog sitter. She truly loves dogs and spending quality time with them. Rosie and Mary are frien... (more)"

4. Madison

We all wag for adventure!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"A+++ Madison was exceptional and did a stellar job dog sitting and looking after my pup. She exceeded all expectations and genuinely seemed to care about my ... (more)"

5. Jessica

Animal lover & dog-sitter!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Jessica house-sat and took care of our little shorkie Peaches for 10 days while we were on our honeymoon. She walked her twice a day, texted us pictures and ... (more)"

6. Maddy

Your pet comes first! :)

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Maddy and I have been friends for a few years and worked together at DAWG. She is one of the kindest and most compassionate people I know. We have a speci... (more)"

7. Ariel

always energetic and happy !

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

7 repeat clients

"Ariel made our lab, Boone, feel so good while we were away. She stayed at our house and left it spotless. Can't say enough good things about her! Boones beh... (more)"

8. Alica

Ready to help whenever you need!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Alica was excellent in caring for our 100lb German Shehperd. She sent us pics during dinner that gave us peace of mind our boy was being well taken care of.... (more)"

9. Lauren

Dog loving young adult

Las Positas, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren is great! She was easy to communicate with and quick to respond. Even when our plans changed and we suddenly had to go out of town several days earlie... (more)"

10. Melanie

You have a friend in me

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Melanie was great and took good care of Nina for the two months we needed her to house/dog sit! She followed our care instructions to the T and Nina looked j... (more)"

11. Rachel

Can't wait to meet ur fur baby!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93110

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

1 repeat client

"Rachel was able to work with my schedule and take great care of my pup while I was away! (more)"

12. Ignacio

YoYo Dog Walking

Upper State, SANTA BARBARA, CA, 93105

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

1 repeat client

"Ignacio helped us out when we were in a bind after our sitter bailed the same day as the wedding we were in town for. He responded to our request right away ... (more)"

13. Alexandra

Protector/Champion of Dogs Near&Far

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alexandra is the biggest animal lover I know, and is especially caring with dogs! She has had pets all of her life and has treated them all as family member... (more)"

14. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"I trust Christine completely with the care of my two labradoodles. One of my girls has Addisons disease and requires medication and close monitoring and I h... (more)"

15. Mike

Dog Treat Business Owner :)

Downtown, Santa Barbara , CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Mike is a true animal lover! He has done dog & house-sitting many times for us over the past several years and each time has gone perfectly. He has taken ou... (more)"

16. Haley

Flexible and reliable dog care!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Haley was a wonderful pet sitter. She went above and beyond what I expected!! After meeting with her I knew she would took care of my dog, cat and bird! Not ... (more)"

17. Clarissa

I love running with dogs!

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Clarissa was very good at communicating with me and everything seemed to go well during her stay. (more)"

18. BRANDI

PAWSITIVELY PURRFECT PETCARE

East Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

8 repeat clients

"This was our first time using Rover and Brandi's services and we are very pleased. Brandi took extra good care of our dog, Simon. She sent us pictures and ke... (more)"

19. Rebecca

Dog parents hoping to lend a hand!

Eastside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

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

2 repeat clients

"rebecca was the best! so attentive and responsible and my pup. on time and thorough with the job, great energy and my dog loved her. (more)"

20. Anikka

I speak fluent dog

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anikka is a kind, gentle person. She is a hard worker and commits herself fully to whatever she is doing. I've seen her interact with her own animals as well... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 533 owners have reviewed sitters in Downtown Santa Barbara, CA, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Downtown house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Downtown Santa Barbara who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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