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

4 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)"

2. Olivia

Don't pause for paws!

Norwood , PA, 19074

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Olivia was warm, friendly, and communicative from the first message I sent up until she left at the end of the (very long) day. This was our first experience... (more)"

3. Caleb

Professional & Experienced Pet Care

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caleb is beyond awesome. He did an amazing job keeping me updated while I was away. My dog Dewy absolutely loves him and would recommend him to anyone. (more)"

4. Sam

Dog's best friend

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

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, 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)"

5. Avelina

Energetic & Loving Dog Enthusiast

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

2 repeat clients

"Absolutely wonderful sitter! Avelina took care of our two pups during our two week vacation. She took such great care of them, with lots of attention and exe... (more)"

6. Ra'shon

Teacher who also loves to walk dogs

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Ra'Shon is an excellent dog caregiver with a love for animals. His kind and considerate nature make him an ideal candidate for any dog care service. (more)"

7. Francesca

If I wasn't moving I'd have a pug!

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

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

"Best dog sitter! She was great with my baby! ?? she's also taken care of my friends cat and was fantastic with him as well! (more)"

8. 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 watched our dog, Betty, in our home while we were away for the week. She was so great! She took excellent care of Betty. She was very easy to communica... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

11. 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)"

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. 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)"

14. 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)"

15. Daniel

Loves Dogs, Flexible hours

Belmont, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As far as I'm concerned, Daniel's love for animals is unmatched. He is a responsible and loving dog caregiver and has been ever since he was a child voluntee... (more)"

16. Eboni

I pause for paws

Cobbs Creek, Philadelpia, PA, 19139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Eboni was really great with Stoffel, she was healthy and happy when I got home. I really appreciated her leaving me notes with everything that they did and w... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. 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)"

19. Taylor

Must Love Dogs

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Taylor was excellent! I feel so lucky to have found her here on Rover, she did a wonderful job watching my dog (who can be rather shy and particular) and it ... (more)"

20. Jon

A friend to all puppers!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

" Jon and I shared a month-long housesitting position with two little pups. He was in charge of their walks, food and fun, and did a great job the whole du... (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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