Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC

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

1. Alex

Kennel Technician looking to help!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

45 repeat clients

"Alex was amazing!! I came home to a happy and healthy dog and even some homemade treats, that he loves! Definitely using her again next time I go out of town. (more)"

2. Matt And Amy

20 Years Of Dog Friendship

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Matt and Amy are inherent pet lovers and great friends of mine. When they graciously offered to take care of my fur baby while I was out of town for several... (more)"

3. Oriana

Veterinary Professional

Falls Of Neuse, Raleigh, NC, 27609

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Ori had drop-in visits with our dog while we were away for a weekend. She made time to come over and meet Parker with us here, so they would both be more com... (more)"

4. Elizabeth

Vet nurse & future vet who ❤️s dogs

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Elizabeth has been great doing house visits for my dog Roscoe. Roscoe has a lot of anxiety and fear issues that we are working through with a trainer, and E... (more)"

5. Samantha

1st Year Vet Student!

Northwest, Raleigh, NC, 27612

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Samantha did an excellent job taking care of Lexi! I'll definitely be using her again in the future. (more)"

6. Tara

Caring and loving to all pets

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27603

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

11 repeat clients

About: I currently work full time at a veterinary office as a vet assistant. I have done this for 4 years. Before working at the vet I worked for 4 years ... (more)

7. Bess

NCSU Wildlife Conservation Biology

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bess is an animal lover. She is always kind and caring towards my dogs. She clearly enjoys their company, but is also responsible when caring for them! Bes... (more)"

8. Laura

In-town over Thanksgiving!

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27608

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura was awesome!! Our do Georgia loved her and was very well taken care of the entire weekend. (more)"

9. Christena

Fun loving vet tech

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

13 repeat clients

"Friendly and accommodating! I (more)"

10. Marita

Reliable dog and cat person

South Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marita was wonderful with our cat, Luna. We went on a 10 day trip and Marita was very attentive to Luna's needs. Luna takes some time to warm up to people bu... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
11. Jay

Caring & Responsible Dog Lover

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Jay was willing to help me and my partner last-minute this past weekend when we had planned to go to a show and realized our dogs would probably be alone for... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
12. Sydney

Enthusiastic and responsible!

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Sydney did a wonderful job pool and house sitting while we were on vacation. She is very responsible and conscientious and kept me posted daily. I will def... (more)"

13. Renae

compassionate, patient, responsible

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Renae has watch my 50 lb pup a few times. She always cares for him like he was her own. She goes above and beyond by making sure he gets his exercise when he... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
14. Alease

Reliable Animal Lover

Southwest, raleigh, NC, 27603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Alease is very friendly, reliable, and thorough. She took great care of my dog on short notice. Highly recommended! (more)"

15. Lindsay

Responsible, reliable dog lover!

Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Good evening... so I met Lindsay a little over 2 years ago at the apartments I moved into... we became friends right away... we both had pets so we had a lot... (more)"

16. Townley

Dog loving, young professional

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Really needed a dog walker on short notice, and Townley by far exceeded my expectations. She let me know when she came to get the dog and when she left. Just... (more)"

17. Gerry

YOLO so let ME take care of the dog

East Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, 27604

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gerry has watched our pup Roux on multiple occasions and has always done a wonderful job! Roux loves his friend Ginny, as well, and is excited anytime he get... (more)"

18. Kelly

I'm super excited to meet your dog!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Kelly was awesome! She was very attentive to our pet's needs and sent thorough updates. She even persevered when the new key to our apartment did not work at... (more)"

19. Alexis

Dogs make the world a better place!

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alexis is a sweet, kind, and hard working individual. She truly cares for the animals she sits, and is passionate about loving fur babies. Outside of pet sit... (more)"

20. Hannah

Dogs and people love me!

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Hannah is a trustworthy, patient, and loving individual whom I trust with my life. Her passion for life transfers to all that she does, and her interactions ... (more)"

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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 Hillsborough 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 Hillsborough, Raleigh, 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 Hillsborough pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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