House Sitting in Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto

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

1. Erica

Compassionate and observant

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I found Erica via the Rover.com website. She did a fantastic job house-sitting and dog-sitting for us while we were away for 5 days. She took detailed notes ... (more)"

2. Jessica

Love em' & Leave em' (with me)!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Jess is the first person to dog sit for us since we rescued our Sheltie Kirby several months ago. Kirby is wary with most strangers, but he was completely r... (more)"

3. Mary

I Love Dogs, Palo Alto Author

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Mary was great with our dogs and sent lots of gorgeous pictures while we were away. She left the house neater than it was before we left and also watered our... (more)"

4. Stephanie

Dogs are people too

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is a warm and caring dog sitter. Donner loved her the first time they met, sitting right next to her & laying his head on her lap! She came for i... (more)"

5. Shannon

Science Teacher w/ M.S. in Zoology

Mountain View, CA, 94041

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Did an excellent job with our Delta! She took her for runs and walks and sent us photos. Very professional and accommodating to our needs. Will definitely be... (more)"

6. Elena

Easy-going animal lover

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Elena was wonderful with our dog Alfie and cat Bartnof while we were away for 8 nights. They were both very well looked after with good walks, and I apprec... (more)"

7. Robert

Active dog walker/sitter

Mountain View, CA, 94041

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

8 repeat clients

"Robert was an outstanding house sitter and pet sitter. He clearly has spent a lot of time handling dogs, and was able to handle my 145lb Great Dane with eas... (more)"

8. Margarita

Calm Sensitive Reliable Consistent

Los Altos, CA, 94022

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

5 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience having Margarita stay in our home with Benji. I knew she would care for him like he was her own because she is very caring and responsi... (more)"

9. Katerina

Home is where the dog is :)

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katerina took exceptional care of our dog Wellesley while we were on an international trip. We were so pleased to find someone (on relatively short notice) t... (more)"

10. Edmund

Sniffs, barks & walks in the parks!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Edmund was great! Our dogs loved him and were sad when he left. He sent regular photos and updates so we knew everyone was doing well, and he gave us peace o... (more)"

11. Shanna

Continuing the family business

Mountain View, CA, 94041

House Sitting

"Shanna watched our Great Pyrenees and cat while we were away for the holidays, and we couldn't have asked for anyone better to care for our pets. Shanna was ... (more)"

12. Andrew

Dog sitting and walking

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Andrew was great, he gave me daily updates on my Cody and my cats too. He was reliable and very quick to respond to any questions I had. I felt very comforta... (more)"

13. Rebecca

Passionate about dogs and science!

Barron Park, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I have helped train two dogs, my own, from puppyhood; one of the dogs has had behavioral issues throughout the years, including biting and anxiety,... (more)

14. Charlotte

Responsible, reliable, and loving

Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting

"We travel a lot and pretty much the only thing that makes us feel comfortable about leaving our dog (the centerpiece of our universe) is that knowledge that ... (more)"

15. Jenna

Stanford senior/dog lover/athletic

Stanford, CA, 94305

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

1 repeat client

"Jenna took GREAT care of our boy! She was super responsive and dependable. I would definitely have her watch and stay with our boy, Austin, again! (more)"

16. Julie

Reliable and loving dog sitter!

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Julie was great - excellent communication and kept the dogs happy! (more)"

17. Bailey

Leash it to me!

Palo Alto, CA, 94301

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Bailey recognizes that each dog has a unique perspective on life, and she goes the extra mile to provide for their physical and psychological well-being. Eac... (more)"

18. Olivia

make both your dog and me happy !

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am Olivia's best friend. I have a dog too and we used to walk our dog together everyday for an one hour walk. She is very careful with dogs, and she loves ... (more)"

19. Bernadette

Let me take care of your bestfriend

Mountain view, CA, 94070

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bernadette has always been a huge dog lover. You could always tell how much she loves any dogs the way she pets them , and plays with them. For myself I have... (more)"

20. Dana

WARNING...I kiss dogs!

Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Dana was a delight. She was flexible, professional, caring, and bonded with my dog in the first day. My dog already misses her new BFF! (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 423 owners have reviewed sitters in Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 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.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Duveneck-Saint Francis house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. 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 dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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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 Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto 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 Palo Alto.

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