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Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Downtown, Sarasota, FL

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. Taylor

Can't Wait to Meet Your Pup!

Bayou Oaks, Sarasota, FL, 34234

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were very pleased with Taylors visits (more)"

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2. Kim

I fetch, bark and wag with the best

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

"Exactly a week ago we adopted a dog, Lina, from the Humane Society, so she is still a little nervous and unsure of her surroundings. Lina instantly loved an... (more)"

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4th of July
3. Christina

❤️Dogs+Active+Flex work schedule

Laurel Park, Sarasota, FL, 34236

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

About: I have been around dogs my whole life and recently lost my little yorkie and am really wanting to share some puppy love :) I don't have any form... (more)

4. Celinda

Safety, Comfort, Love and Treats!!!

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"I have known Celinda for nearly 20 years. She is a loving and conscientious person who loves animals. Celinda has previously dog sat for me and the dogs lo... (more)"

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4th of July
5. Julie

Home full time - large fenced yard

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

About: I take the same delight in dogs that I would with grandchildren, if I had any. Whatever their mood, age or personality, every dog has its own favor... (more)

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4th of July
6. Lisa Jane

Lisa's Ruff House

Downtown, Sarasota, FL, 34236

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

About: A bohemian style wonderland for pups of all ages and sizes. Everyone is accepted and loved here. Homemade sweetpotato treats everyday. Our... (more)

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This weekend
7. Baileigh

Huge fenced in yard!

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

"Baileigh is the most kind hearted loving person I have ever met. She is extremely responsible and always achieving her goals. She has a French bulldog of her... (more)"

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4th of July
8. Cynthia

Holistic Animal Care Specialist!

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

"I’ve known Cynthia as my dog sitter for a period of at least five years. She is an extremely honorable, decent and trustworthy person. Whenever I left my ... (more)"

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4th of July
9. Stephanie

Home Full Time Walk Your Dog x4 Day

Sarasota, FL, 34231

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

"Stephanie has been my friend for over 40 years. Stephanie LOVES dogs and cats. She has always parented a dog or a cat since I have known her. All cats and d... (more)"

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10. Paola

Ready to spend time with the pups!

Oakwood Manor, Sarasota, FL, 34237

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paola and i would volunteer at the humane society together and she would always put in the most effort and would tell me to drive her there almost every day.... (more)"

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4th of July
11. Jill

Sarasota's dog reTREAT!

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

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

"Jill was flexible with my schedule and came by to meet Clayton before I went away. I received updates about my dog while I was away and always felt comfortab... (more)"

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12. Lisa

I've got lots of love/hugs to give.

Sarasota, FL, 34232

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lisa is one of the kindest people I know. She truly loves animals, and is herself a fur mama. I would have no hesitation letting Lisa care for my pets, and w... (more)"

13. Kelly

One dog family at a time!!!

Sarasota, FL, 34239

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly was fantastic! I received daily updates, pictures and videos from her drop-in visits for my two young cats and was an absolute delight to work with! I ... (more)"

14. Mary

Let us share the greatness of life!

Lido Key, Sarasota, FL, 34236

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mary was great, she came, met the pups, got a feel for our needs and then flawlessly preformed her job. Couldn't ask for anything more! (more)"

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4th of July
15. Sienna

Life long animal lover

Laurel Park, Sarasota, FL, 34236

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

"Sienna is the best! I have known her for years and she is a very responsible, dependable person. She loves all animals, especially dogs. I used to travel a l... (more)"

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This weekend
16. Jesslyn

Your (fur) baby sitter, 7yrs exper.

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love animals and I understand these pets are your furry children. Puppies are just like children but listen better. I have always been a pet owne... (more)

17. Samir

Dogs = Bliss, Ecstasy, Joy!!

Sarasota, FL, 34237

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Samir C. while we both volunteer at Big Cat Encounter in Sarasota-He is a personable articulate polite young man-I was very impressed by his ability to... (more)"

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4th of July
18. Mariah

Dog Lover in Paradise!

Arlington Park, Sarasota, FL, 34239

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariah is the best dog sitter ever! Her communication was superb . Her love for animals is so evident. You can trust that she will be an awesome companion an... (more)"

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4th of July
19. Travis

I’ll be your dog’s heaven on earth!

Original Gillespie Park, Sarasota, FL, 34236

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

"Travis is my son. Ever since he was little, he's always been an animal whisperer – taming wild rabbits and birds- Ferrell cats and angry dogs- there's just s... (more)"

20. Ashlee

♥️I’ll treat your pups as my own♥️

Downtown, Sarasota, FL, 34236

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

"Ashlee treats her dog as family and what I appreciate most about Ashlee is not just her obvious love for animals but her professional approach. She makes the... (more)"

Dog owners in Downtown Sarasota, FL love booking pet sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 293 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Sarasota, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5 stars. Booking pet sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book pet sitting with Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a pet sitter near you in Downtown.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Downtown pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Downtown Sarasota, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Downtown pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a pet sitter or dog walker. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

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, Sarasota 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 Sarasota.

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How it works

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.