House Sitting in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

1. Nicole

Loving dedicated dog sitter!

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole has been a life saver for me. Until I found her through a friend I was unable to go out for any length of time. My 11 year old lab/beagle mix has a ... (more)"

2. Olivia

Don't pause for paws!

Norwood , PA, 19074

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Olivia is very caring and competent and did not seem fazed by some of the peculiarities of my rescued dog. She promptly responded to phone calls and texts a... (more)"

3. Sara

Patient, Dedicated and Responsible.

Point Breeze, philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is a great dog sitter/walker! She has taken care of my dog, Charlie, since he was a puppy. She is super reliable, and high energy. When she takes Cha... (more)"

4. Shane

Compassionate Animal Lover

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shane stayed in our house with our dog over Thanksgiving break and was amazing! He was a great communicator throughout the booking process and was honest abo... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Kathleen

Dog-Loving Nursing School Student

South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

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

1 repeat client

"Kathleen sent me detailed texts about both my pitties and how they were doing that made our weekend away stress free. She was very friendly at our meet and g... (more)"

7. 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)"

8. Reilly

love 2 make your furry friend smile

Point Breeze, philadelphia, PA, 19145

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

1 repeat client

"Reilly was very sweet and loving with my dogs. She was on time and professional (more)"

9. Eboni

I pause for paws

Cobbs Creek, Philadelpia, PA, 19139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Eboni was awesome! She came early every time to see ohr dogs, and left notes of everything they did! So attentive and will definitely use her again in the fu... (more)"

10. Aster

Friendly human seeking friendly dog

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have seen Aster work at a dog daycare, pet sit, and be with her own dog and can promise you would be connecting your dog with someone who will surpass your... (more)"

11. Emma

Lifelong dog lover & photographer

Belmont, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Georgia loved Emma. Georgia seemed very happy when I returned from my trip. Emma was accommodating and responsible. I would definitely message her again f... (more)"

12. Dominique

City of Brotherly Paws !

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)"

13. Ji Sun

cheerful & fun, reliable & honest!

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We have had Ji Sun watch our dog Griffin many times, and she is wonderful! Griffin gets so excited to see her and he clearly loves to be around her. She alw... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. 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)"

16. 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)"

17. Justin

Fun-loving dog owner, wants to help

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

18. Megan

Ready to Play with Your Pet!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

14 repeat clients

"Megan was great and the dogs loved her. She sent us pictures all the time and the house was left organized. We are very happy with the service she provided. (more)"

19. Jon

A friend to all puppers!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Jon loves all dogs and has been thoughtful in taking care of my roommates dog Cisco. Always takes him on long walks and gives him lots of praise and pets. (more)"

20. Laura

Positivity and lots of love

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Laura is a loving and responsiable dog sitter. She is always cautious and attentive. Her natural connection with animals is apparent. She is incredibly gener... (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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