House Sitting in Boston

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

1. Primrose

Furry friend need a pal for a day?

Wellington-Harrington, Cambridge, MA, 02141

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

17 repeat clients

"Primrose stayed in our home with our dog, Toby and our cat, Flo for five days. Our dog is not the easiest to take care of and Primrose was so great about it.... (more)"

2. Hanna

Loving, Active, Punctual Pet Sitter

Chelsea, MA, 02150

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

4 repeat clients

"Hanna was great. My dog Hamilton is pretty nervous with strangers, and he was very comfortable with her, she was patient with him and he warmed up to her qui... (more)"

3. Jessica

A feline fanatic and dog devotee!

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Steve says: Solid. Showed up on time and looked after dog as agreed upon. A fair exchange of money for services rendered. Gracie Mae says: OMG OMG OMG L... (more)"

4. Tara

Loves Dogs more than some people

South End, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I'm pretty sure Penny like weekends with Tara more than with us! Tara is great, always responsive and flexible. And Penny loves hanging out with her. (more)"

5. Polina

Vet Tech of 12yrs BOS/Camberville

Cambridgeport, cambridge, MA, 02139

House Sitting

14 repeat clients

"Polina is an obvious animal lover. Given her expertise as a vet tech and as a previous dog owner, we cannot imagine feeling more comfortable leaving our Dog... (more)"

6. Duncan

All dogalities welcome!

Riverside, Cambridge, MA, 02139

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

3 repeat clients

"Duncan took great care of Meatball while I was out of the country. He sent me updates periodically and it's clear that he had meatball's best interest in min... (more)"

7. Lauren

Peace of mind and wagging tails

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02118

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Lauren was the best! She sent us videos and photos of our dog while we were gone (and in everyone our dog seemed so happy!) and can't wait to have her back ... (more)"

8. Caroline

Life long lover of pups!

Mid-Cambridge, Cambridge, MA, 02139

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Caroline was amazing - she was responsible, thoughtful, and lovely to talk to! My dog loved her, and Caroline gave me tons of great updates and pictures. I w... (more)"

9. Shay

Reliable Sitter-Boston Commons area

Central, Boston, MA, 02116

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Shay was a wonderful dog sitter for our pugs. She sent a lot of updates throughout the day and responded quickly to messages. Her photos of our dogs were sup... (more)"

10. Chris

Athletic, frolicky, pet-loving nerd

Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA, 02120

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Chris was great! There were absolutely no issues with the dogs, he sent pictures to us every day with small updates on how they were doing, he left the apart... (more)"

11. Kenzie

Animal Science graduate

Jamaica Plain, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kenzi was amazing. She fell in love with our dog and he fell in love with her. Her care of him was first rate. We will ask for her every time we go away. (more)"

12. Kara

Love spending time with pups!

Brookline, MA, 02446

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

3 repeat clients

" Kara is a warm and caring person who will care for your dog in a safe loving home. She is a true dog lover and will care for your dog like it were her own. ... (more)"

13. Katie

Lifelong dog-owner and lover

South End, BOSTON, MA, 02118

House Sitting

"Katie was incredible! As soon as my dogs met her they loved her. She sent constant pictures and checked in daily to let me know how my girls were. Katie defi... (more)"

14. Eden

Compassionate Canine Caregiver!

Fenway-Kenmore, Boston, MA, 02215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eden is one of the most hardworking and caring people I know. I have never met anyone with more respect for animals. She is extremely loving and patient and ... (more)"

15. Anna

Dog lover from Boston!

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

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

"Anna was so wonderful watching our dog when we went away on vacation. She sent frequent updates and photos so that we weren't worried about him and followed ... (more)"

16. Caroline

Dog lover and experienced sitter!!!

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"This was Caroline's second stay with Coconut. She was wonderful and Coconut seemed extremely comfortable with her both times! Right before I left, Coconut go... (more)"

17. Julia

I love dogs more than I love myself

Fenway-Kenmore, Roxbury Crossing, MA, 02120

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia watched my 8 year old golden retriever, Sydney, for a week. She took great care of my dog and Sydney was cleaner, fluffier, and happier than ever when ... (more)"

18. Stefanie

Professional Doggie Lover ❤️

South Boston, Boston, MA, 02127

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stefanie was so amazing with my elderly dog - she was very sensitive to his limitations and was able to find the right balance between giving him the care an... (more)"

19. Kevin

Most appreciative pet-snuggler

Central, Boston, MA, 02117

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kevin was outstanding. He is polite, kind, and very good with our two dogs. He was very communicative the entire time we were gone, sending pictures and upda... (more)"

20. Alison

Fan of every dog I see

Back Bay-Beacon Hill, Boston, MA, 02114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alison did a fantastic job watching my two dogs while I was away. She was professional, the dogs loved her, and I could tell they were pooped when I got home... (more)"

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