Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Elmwood, Philadelphia

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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1. Rebecca

I will provide tender loving care !

CLIFTON HEIGHTS, PA, 19018

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

"Rebecca F would be amazing at taking care of anyone's pets! She is such a loving and nurturing young woman! She herself has a cat and loves him so much! She ... (more)"

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2. Samuel

2 years exp walking shelter dogs

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam has cared for my mom's 2 year old cava-poo Bella since she was a puppy. They have a really special bond. Sam is incredibly loving and caring towards Bell... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
3. Sabine

Dog Lover Will Love As My Own

Belmont, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Sabine is a huge dog lover and highly responsible person. I highly recommend her for all your dog walking and dog watching needs! She is trustworthy, reliabl... (more)"

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4. Emily

Flexible schedule, fenced yard

Wharton-Hawthorne-Bella Vista, Philadelphia, PA, 19148

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

"So happy to have found Emily on Rover. Emily was incredibly nice, responsive, and flexible when caring for our 6 year old cat. She sent updates about our cat... (more)"

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5. Arianne

Love and Care When You're Not There

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"neither rain nor snow kept Carol from her daily visits to our two kitties. They were happy and healty when we got home- can't ask for more than that :) they'... (more)"

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This weekend
6. Katie

I’ll love your pet like my own

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

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

"Katie was great with Mottley for a pop-in visit and walk while we attended a wedding in Philadelphia. Would book again if we are ever in town! (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
7. Andrea

I will walk in any weather.

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19139

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! I'm a former French teacher current artist between careers. I live in University City with my partner, Aaron. We don't have any pets at the mom... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
8. Madison

Open availability, top-notch care!

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison is an extremely responsible and trustworthy person. She has cared for my dog many times which have included day-care, walks as well as several overni... (more)"

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9. Kristin

Room for Friendly Furry Guests

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

"Kristin is my sister, and our family has owned dogs out entire life. She takes care of my corgi Frodo and my parent's dog Ginger when we are away. I know t... (more)"

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10. Olivia

Experienced Dog Walker

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Olivia is amazing with dogs!! She takes care of my Australian Shepherd whenever I go away and he always has fun with her. She certainly has a special way wit... (more)"

11. Sandy

Patient and Flexible Dog Lover!

Collingdale, PA, 19023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sandy has been a blessing. My puppy Luna, has really responded to Sandy's calm and relaxing demeanor, and really seems to appreciate Sandy's visits. I really... (more)"

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12. Gina

Compassionate Caregiver & BSN stdnt

Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Gina house sat for us and also took care of our energetic 3-year old yellow labs. They obviously had a great time while we were gone. They were well exercise... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
13. Laura

Go adventure! Your dog will be ok

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

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

"Laura is very attentive and even incorporates training on her drop in sessions with my puppy. The guest services staff have even made comments to me about ho... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
14. Natasha

Dogs teach us to enjoy every moment

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natasha was absolutely wonderful to our dog, Dexter. She has a genuine love of dogs and is very accommodating to the needs of both the owner and the dog. ... (more)"

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4th of July
15. Kimberly

Full-Time Pet Care Provider

Eastwick, Philadelphia, PA, 19153

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am super pleased with the thoughtful service I received from Kimberly, as are my fur kids. She is dependable made my first trip away from home since losing... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
16. Amedeo

I will sit your dog but not on them

Marconi Plaza-Packer Park, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amedeo is a trustworthy friend to all animals. He’s reliable, kind, and calm so as not to make the pet uncomfortable. He’s taken care of my cat, Ferb, severa... (more)"

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17. Samantha

I'll be your dogs new BFF

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I absolutely LOVE dogs! Unfortunately some times my work schedule gets too hectic so I can't get a dog of my own yet so I love to dog sit and play ... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
18. Dominique

Professional Dog Lover!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dominique is great!! We feel totally at ease when she watches the pups. They love her, and she's great at reading dog body language so we know that our blank... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
19. Ellen

Responsible UPenn Graduate Student

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19104

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! You can count on me to take good care of your dog! I grew up with a 50 lbs medium sized dog. She was a mix of Labrador, Jack Russell terrier... (more)

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20. Lauren

Student with lots of availability

Cobbs Creek, Philadelphia, PA, 19143

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren has cared for pets since her childhood. An OES and a Shih Tzu. Both dogs were sweet and gentle. She also fostered 5 kittens at her home for a local ... (more)"

Dog owners in Elmwood, Philadelphia, PA turn to pet sitters on Rover.com for their pet sitting needs. Over 3,282 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much pet sitting costs in Philadelphia with Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a pet sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Elmwood pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Elmwood, Philadelphia, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Elmwood pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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3) Book & pay

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.