House Sitting in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

1. Shane

Compassionate Animal Lover

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 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)"

2. Jessica

Wanting to Give Fun & Care to Pets

Folsom, PA, 19033

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am currently a full-time Film and Media Arts student at Temple University interested a part-time pet sitting or pet walking job. I have a love fo... (more)

3. Olivia

Don't pause for paws!

Norwood , PA, 19074

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Olivia Took wonderful care of my six-year-old and six-month-old Shih Tzus! She stayed here for two nights while I was out of town. The dogs seemed very hap... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. Sam

Dog's best friend

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Very accommodating and my king loved him. You can tell the difference between an animal-loving person and a person doing this for s job. Sam is an animal-lov... (more)"

6. Mia

I know all the best poop spots!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Mia is one of the most incredible dog caregivers I have ever come across. She is patient, fun and giving, and her attention to detail when it comes to the ne... (more)"

7. Benjamin

Bless your bark!

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a fellow dog lover and Rover sitter, I would recommend Ben with complete confidence. He is one of the few people I trust to watch my Catahoula, Boudreaux!... (more)"

8. William

Very open schedule; rain or shine

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, 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)"

9. Andrea

Pre-Vet Grad & Zookeeper in Philly!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19139

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

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

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
10. Lindsey

I like dogs better than most people

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia , PA, 19104

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

"We could tell from the first introduction that our dog Abbey would be in excellent hands with Lindsey. When we met Lindsey we were both struck by her positiv... (more)"

11. Ciani

Greatly Experienced Pet Sitter!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia , PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

12. Amanda

Your pets new best friend!

South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda has taken care of my two dogs (95 lbs lab and 30 lbs shar pei) multiple times this year and they love her! She is knowledgeable about caring for dogs... (more)"

13. Liz

Animal Whisperer Extraordinary!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia , PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Once again, Liz was awesome with our pups, Scout and Rey! She is thorough and conscientious when making sure she understands the needs of the dogs and the h... (more)"

14. Rose

Fun-loving and reliable dog-sitter!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rose is friendly, sweet, reliable and accommodating. We recently moved here from the Midwest and we miss our former doggy/house sitter. We have a senior do... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. 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)"

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. Darcy

Fitler Square Petcare :)

City Center West, Philadelphia , PA, 19103

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

"Thank you Darcy for taking care of my puppy Pringle! It's a huge relief knowing she is in good hands while I'm traveling for work. (more)"

18. Justin

Fun-loving dog owner, wants to help

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Justin was great! He sent daily updates including pictures. He followed instructions to a T about care for my dog and seemed to genuinely like hanging out wi... (more)"

19. Wayne

Dog-friendly student here to help

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

20. Aster

Friendly human seeking friendly dog

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aster has been caring for animals in one way or another for as long as I've known her (almost 10 years!). She has watched my dog, a high-energy and high-main... (more)"

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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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