House Sitting in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

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1. Amanda Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Forget winter; Quality care is here

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda did a WONDERFUL job with house-sitting our dog and cat. Our dog is very timid around new people and our cat has some behavioral issues. Amanda patient... (more)"

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2. Rachel Verified Enhanced Background Check

Teacher + Avid Dog Lover

Wharton-Hawthorne-Bella Vista, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel was amazing during her stay with my dog! She communicated a ton and sent lots of great pictures. She was super respectful of my apartment and went ab... (more)"

Active and Accepting Requests (incl. from Essential Workers)
3. Geneva Verified Enhanced Background Check

Freelancer, grew up with dogs

Belmont, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Geneva did a great job watching our dog Harper while we were away for the weekend. She was very easy to communicate with and she even sent us pictures and up... (more)"

4. Tim Verified Enhanced Background Check

Making sure your pets are happy!

Drexel Hill, PA, 19026

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tim M. house/pet sat for us for five days and four nights. He took amazing care of our 78 lb. American Staffordshire Terrier, our two budgies and four mice ... (more)"

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5. Andrea Verified Background Check

Veterinary Nurse at your service!

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

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

"She went above and beyond for our two cats. She sent us updates with photos of our cats and played with them for hours. She was communicative and very though... (more)"

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6. Kelly Verified Background Check

Animal Lover and Dog Mommy!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Kelly is always someone I can count on to take care of our dog. He has anxiety and is shy but he instantly loved her and felt comfortable. She is reliable an... (more)"

Active and Accepting Requests (incl. from Essential Workers)
7. Alexandra Verified Background CheckRover 101

Typically available last minute!

Morton, PA, 19070

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allie communicated well before our trip, sent us pictures and updates during our trip, and even left a little note for our (human) daughter. Thanks, Allie! (more)"

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8. Bree Verified Background CheckRoverGORover 101

Believe in the Power of Pawsome

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

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

"Very happy with Bree’s house-sitting services provided! She stayed with our recently adopted dog on Christmas Day, and kept us updated on how he was doing th... (more)"

9. Leah Verified Background Check

Man's-Best-Friend's Best Friend

Wharton-Hawthorne-Bella Vista, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leah is every pet parent's dream! She is communicative, prompt, energetic and clearly loves spending time with and caring for animals. Leah follows instructi... (more)"

10. Matthew Verified Background Check

Honest and energetic animal lover

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have never met a better dog walker. I will never be able to comprehend his love for animals. It is in comparable to anything I have ever seen in my life. H... (more)"

11. Lauryn & Hunter Verified Background Check

Pets are family!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

About: Hi there! Our names are hunter and Lauryn and we’ve had experience dog sitting and cat sitting for a few years now that includes overnight stay. Re... (more)

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12. Tal Verified Background Check

Friendly and energetic pet lover!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

"Rosie was safe and happy during her stay with Tal. He was very responsive whenever I messaged him and made it easy to coordinate pick up and drop off. (more)"

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13. Melissa Verified Background Check

Your Family My Friends

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Melissa is wonderful. She is kind and considerate and will take great care of your fur baby. She watched my pup for a weekend and sent updates and pictures t... (more)"

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14. Laura Verified Enhanced Background Check

Go adventure! Your dog will be ok

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura house & petsat for my two dogs & two cats. She’s a fantastic and conscientious sitter and my pets LOVE her. Communication and interaction was 100%. Do... (more)"

15. Madeline Verified Enhanced Background Check

Friendly & Attentive Dog Lover

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

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

"Madeline was so great! Mia immediately loved her and I felt at ease knowing she was in good hands. Madeline kept me updated with walks and sent sweet picture... (more)"

16. Christina Verified Enhanced Background Check

Hey my name is Christina

Cobbs Creek, 19104, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christina was one of the best dog sitters I've ever had! Christina's dog sat my dogs, Lucy and Lola when I was out of town and the love and care she showed... (more)"

17. Olivia Verified Background Check

Need exercise and puppy love

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Olivia has taken great care of our dogs, out home and even our children. We always knew that we could pack and relax as we traveled with our pets in good ha... (more)"

18. Karson Verified Background CheckRover 101

When they're here they're family

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

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

"Karson is an exceptional dog sitter! He will make sure your dog feels loved and at home. He will take them on walks/hikes everyday. He will treat them as if ... (more)"

19. Natalia Verified Background Check

cuddly pet mom & caretaker

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Without hesitation, Natalia is first person I recommend to my friends when they need someone to take care of their pets. When you leave your pet with Natalia... (more)"

20. Justin Verified Background Check

Pups see me as their bbf for life.

Point Breeze, Philadephia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Justin was super attentive and kind to my George and keep me up to date with everything while I was away (plenty of photos). He made me feel super comfortabl... (more)"

Dog lovers in Elmwood, Philadelphia, PA love house sitters on Rover.com. Over 3,282 pet owners have reviewed house sitters on Rover in Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable house sitting in Philadelphia can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book house sitting? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before contacting a house sitter near you.

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 Elmwood, Philadelphia house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Elmwood, Philadelphia, PA 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 Elmwood 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 Elmwood, Philadelphia, PA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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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 Elmwood, Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia.

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