House Sitting in Downtown, Santa Barbara

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1. Jessica

Animal lover & dog-sitter!

Upper State, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Jessica was great. We had Jessica come stay at our house and take care of our animals for a short stay. She communicated with us very well while we were gon... (more)"

2. Summer

I'll walk, run,& play with your dog

Santa Barbara, CA, 93111

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Fabulous!! We could not have had anyone better than Summer!!! She took care of a total of nineteen animals for us and had to administer medications to three... (more)"

3. Gabi

I love it when they smile at me!!!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

Available this weekend
4. Carly

I am a dog loving college student

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

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

6 repeat clients

"And yet again, Carly took such great care of my pup! I love having Carly as a sitter because I know she will send me photo updates on all their adventures ar... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Mary

I will love your dog like you do!

Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

13 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)"

7. Haley

Flexible and reliable dog care!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My pup looked very relaxed and happy. The place was taken care of and she was very responsive and professional. Definitely hiring Haley again. (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Kelli

I will jog with your dog

Las Positas, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelli stayed at my house and took care of my dog Cava for a long weekend. During that time she sent updates and pictures. The house was clean and well kept w... (more)"

10. Delaney

I will love your dog!

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Delaney took great care of our dog. She was fast to respond to the messages, and was punctual arriving to doggy sit. Recommend this nice person! (more)"

11. Kaila

Favors dogs over humans

Santa Barbara, CA, 93108

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kaila took very good care of my boys. She also sent me photos of them playing on the beach. I could tell they liked her very much. Shadow is 100 pound force ... (more)"

12. Clarissa

I love running with dogs!

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Clarissa has pet sit for me multiple times over the last few years. I have always felt very comfortable leaving my 3 dogs (and 6 chickens!) in her care. I ... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Tori

Tired dogs=happy dogs, let me help!

Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! I am a Navy Veteran who has just finished my service and am now pursuing my dream of veterinary medicine. I am a full-time student but still ha... (more)

Available this weekend
14. Ariel

always energetic and happy !

Eastside, Santa Barbara , CA, 93103

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

6 repeat clients

About: I've grown up with many differnt breeds of dogs and understand the need of each dog. All dogs are different and have specific needs and I understan... (more)

15. Ellizibeth

Daily Devoted Doggy Doter

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"We came home to a happy, healthy and very tired pup. Not to mention a spotless house. Elizabeth is incredibly sweet, respectful and quick to communicate. She... (more)"

16. Maddy

Your pet comes first! :)

Mesa, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maddy has been sitting for our dog, Sadie, for over a year. Not only is she dependable and trustworthy, she has an amazing ability to connect with dogs and ... (more)"

17. Ignacio

YoYo Dog Walking

Waterfront, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

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

"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)"

18. 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)"

19. Christine

Excellent References!

Downtown, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Christine has cared for our two dogs, cat, chickens and house many times, and often for weeks at a time. Our dogs love her and apparently vice versa. For th... (more)"

20. Alica

Ready to help whenever you need!

Westside, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Alica is an amazing pet sitter. From the first meet and greet, I knew she was the real deal. My dogs loved her, but honestly they are very friendly and lov... (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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