House Sitting in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

1. Jana

Best experience for your pup friend

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jana is amazing!! My Dog Sansom is obsessed with going to see her! She always provides updates through texts and pictures. He comes back happy and worn out!... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Laura

Active and young with lots of love

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura is hands down the best dog sitter I've ever had! My puppy Luna came back to me in a super good mood. She was such a great communicator and was incredib... (more)"

3. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Lindsay was great! She watched my two small dogs and senior cat while I was out of town for a night. I felt comfortable with her staying in my house and enjo... (more)"

4. Olivia

Don't pause for paws!

Norwood , PA, 19074

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Olivia cameos her own time to the house to meet the dogs prior to the sitting. She managed to get four pups (with a lot of personailty) into one pic. They lo... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Shane

Compassionate Animal Lover

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Shane stayed in my home for a week with my energetic lab mix, Heart. He was very thorough throughout the entire process from beginning to end and made sure t... (more)"

6. Andrea

Pre-Vet Grad & Zookeeper in Philly!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19139

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Andrea did a great job looking after Elsa, and also our two cats! Would definitely recommend her! (more)"

7. Dominique

Professional Dog Lover!

Elmwood, Philadelphia , PA, 19142

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Dominique goes above and beyond sitting!! She made sure our first time away from home was stress free and had awesome communication along the way! We're conf... (more)"

8. Liz

Animal Whisperer Extraordinary!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia , PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Liz was absolutely fantastic! She was very proactive in setting up the details of our stay; making sure to be in contact especially early since our stay was... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Debbie

Ultimate Dog lover and Care-taker

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would highly recommend Debbie to become a 'dog sitter.' Debbie is a responsible, compassionate, empathetic, and hardworking woman that would be an excellen... (more)"

10. William

Very open schedule; rain or shine

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Will is definitely a dog person! He was great with our two ~60lb. dogs over Thanksgiving week. He was really flexible in coordinating times to meet up in a... (more)"

11. Stacey

Will love your dog as if my own!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia , PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there ! I'm a current nursing student living in south philly. I had previously worked at a vet full time for about 7 years. For almost 4 years, ... (more)

12. Caleb

Professional & Experienced Pet Care

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We went away for a full week and had never previously used Caleb or the Rover service. Caleb was great! We have a puppy with a lot of energy that isn't usu... (more)"

13. Emily

Animal lover, daytime availability!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Emily has been timely and great with communication. She sends pictures and lets me know when she arrives and leaves. I know I come home to a well-taken care,... (more)"

14. Amanda

Your pets new best friend!

South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda has been pet-sitting for us for over 4+ years and I can't say enough great things about her. She has taken care of our 2 dogs on every vacation we hav... (more)"

15. Asha

Dogs are God's gift to the earth

City Center East, Philadelphia , PA, 19102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Asha house watched our dog in our home recently and she was really great! She has a very awesome personality-very sweet and friendly and i can tell she loves... (more)"

16. Clove

24/7 puppy party

Belmont, Philadelphia, PA, 19139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This fall Clove took care of my cat gravy. I was anxious to leave him as he had just had jaw surgery and was still taking medication. Clove took excellent ... (more)"

17. Juliana

I've never had a dog dislike me.

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Juliana is a wonderful person and great with animals! Juliana has watched our dog, Johnny Cash, many times when we were away on vacation. Cash loves her and... (more)"

18. Wayne

Dog-friendly student here to help

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Wayne was absolutely awesome with out Nobel. He communicated great, gave us updates, and had no problem helping with some emergency situations!! Absolutely i... (more)"

19. Ciani

Greatly Experienced Pet Sitter!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia , PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ciani was very responsive, flexible and even available last minute over the Holidays. We found her to be friendly, detail oriented and enthusiastic. She had ... (more)"

20. Aster

Friendly human seeking friendly dog

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aster is a great dog mom. Her dog Dude is one of the greatest and most well behaved dogs. Aster is also great with my dogs and all the dogs we have watched. ... (more)"

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