House Sitting in Elmwood, Philadelphia

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

Available this weekend
1. Rachel

Part retriever, full time dog lover

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

8 repeat clients

"Rachel was amazing to our dog Dottie. She took such great care of her and kept us updated with texts and pictures while we were away. It was such relief know... (more)"

2. Benjamin

Bless your bark!

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Ben is not only responsive, but goes above and beyond to make sure Shadow is happy while we are away. He does everything we ask of him, and even takes Shado... (more)"

3. Alena

Friend of dog

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alena was amazing! Not only with my dogs but also with me and my home. She listened patiently to all of my neurotic mom instructions and sent me lots of pict... (more)"

4. Pamela

nurse with flexible schedule

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can't say enough great things about Pam! Most importantly, she is trustworthy, punctual, and reliable. She has the best personality and my dog probably lov... (more)"

5. Sandy

Patient and Flexible Dog Lover!

Collingdale, PA, 19023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sandy has been a pet owner for the last 25 years. She has taken care of 3 dogs of her own in that time frame. Her love for animals is apparent every time she... (more)"

6. Greg

Love long walks with your dog

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

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

"Greg is amazing with animals. I have a very grumpy & difficult cat, and he's the only one capable of assisting in her care. Aside from his good nature with... (more)"

7. Katie

Lots of free time, can travel to u!

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Katie Hanford to join Rocer's team. I have known her for eight years, and do not remember a time when taking care of animals lovingly, esp... (more)"

8. Mey

Pet Party Central

SW Cedar Park, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"A++++! Mey was fantastic - very communicative and sent lots of photos. We feel very comfortable that our pup was well cared for, and that Mey was respectfu... (more)"

9. Jordan

I treat every dog like my own

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I cannot say enough great things about Jordan! She is a dream dog sitter- so ridiculously sweet & professional. Jordan stayed at our home while sitting Bel... (more)"

10. Lucille

Patient enough for any pup

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Lucille was great with Leeloo while we were gone and very flexible given my oversight on the dates scheduled. When we came back a day earlier than I had orig... (more)"

11. Dominique

Professional Dog Lover!

Elmwood, Philadelphia, PA, 19142

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"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)"

12. Chanel

Happy- Paws- N- All

East Lansdowne, PA, 19050

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chanel watched our dog for six days in our home. This was the longest time we had left Magenta with a dog sitter. Any concerns or worries we had went out the... (more)"

13. Eboni

I pause for paws

Cobbs Creek, Philadelpia, PA, 19139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

Available this weekend
14. Olivia

My dogs can expect lots of love!

Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great communication before and during her stay with Paco! Came back to a happy, healthy dog. Loved the photo updates, too! (more)"

15. Steven

Patient and adventurous dog lover!

Aldan, PA, 19018

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Steven has always been a very prompt and responsible individual and has always had animals of his own. I've never heard anyone complain about him nor do I ha... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Daniel

Furry friends are the best friends

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daniel is excellent with dogs. He has been a dog owner for multiple years and is very kind loving and responsible toward all dogs. He would be great for Rover! (more)"

17. Elizabeth

Dedicated to the dogs

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth was a godsend after our usual family sitters were unable to watch our little guy for the night while we were in town for a concert. Our hotel was l... (more)"

18. Terra

Experienced Friend of Dogs

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

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

1 repeat client

"Terra is a responsible and conscientious, with a huge heart! She is such a caring friend & always go out of her way to help others. I'd trust her with my life! (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Ciani

Greatly Experienced Pet Sitter!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia , PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ciani is so great!!! Our dog has some behavioral issues so we've been always been nervous about having someone watch her when we go away. We were immediately... (more)"

20. Jamey

I'll be your dog's best friend

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

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

1 repeat client

"My 8 month old puppy loved staying with Jamey! He had a blast and when I came home, he was actually tired and well-behaved instead of crazed with energy. She... (more)"

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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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