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. ELKEE

20 years experience caring for dogs

RALEIGH, NC, 27603

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

9 repeat clients

"ElKee took care of my cat, Tuukka, while I was away for the holidays. She sent me pictures and updates every day. When I returned home, ElKee had even left m... (more)"

2. Samantha

Caring and compassionate dog lover

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha has always loved dogs and pets of any kind. She is very responsible and has held many leadership positions at NCSU which shows that Samantha is very... (more)"

3. Alison

Doggy happiness is my #1 priority!

North Central, Raleigh, NC, 27601

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Alison did a fantastic job taking care of our cats! She kept us updated on everything going on with them throughout our trip out of town, including photos an... (more)"

4. Lisa

Experienced Life Long Animal Lover

Northwest, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lisa did a great job. Very thorough. Pretty sure our dog was dissapointed it was us when we got home. Would definitely book again! (more)"

5. Kristen

Doodle Whisperer

Five Points, Raleigh, NC, 27608

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristen is awesome! She always spoils Pippa and gives me full details of every visit! She even sometimes brings her dog to play which Pippa loves! I would hi... (more)"

6. Marlyn

Caring, Compassionate, and flexible

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Marlyn came and did a drop in visit and walked my two boys last minute on the weekend of Halloween. Some things came up and I had to leave earlier than plann... (more)"

7. Alex

Kennel Technician looking to help!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

35 repeat clients

"Alex was A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!! Brodie took to her immediately, and she kept in regular communication with me (and sent pics). Alex even made some homemade dog t... (more)"

8. Christena

Fun loving vet tech

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

7 repeat clients

"Friendly and accommodating! I (more)"

9. Christina

I hope your dog likes to play!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I wish I could give Christina 10 stars. She truly goes above and beyond with your dogs. (more)"

10. Ryan

Dog lover with a social mission!

Northwest, Raleigh, NC, 27612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ryan was awesome with my dogs...and especially in keeping us in the loop on how much fun they were having without us! It's so nice knowing that when you have... (more)"

11. Sarah

I treat dogs just like family!

Northwest, Raleigh, NC, 27612

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was fantastic with my Zoey. She was very attentive and my dog absolutely loved her. I used her for drop in visits, and will continue to request Sarah w... (more)"

12. Laura

love animals

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"To whom it may concern in reference to Laura Johnson being a pet sitter: You will not find anyone more caring toward animals than Laura Johnson. I have k... (more)"

13. Natalie

Devoted Dog Lover Without a Dog!

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Natalie did a great job taking care of my puppy - she had been recently spayed and still had stitches in her belly and a cone on. I felt very comfortable all... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Elise

Fur, feathers and scales!

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

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

9 repeat clients

"Elise was able to accommodate last minute. She didn't eat, murder, or steal my dogs Consider my bar low but I say that was a success. 10 points to Gryffindor. (more)"

15. Emily

responsible dog sitter

West, Raleigh, NC, 27606

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: My love for dogs began when I was 8 years old when my parents surprised my siblings and me with our first pet; an energetic and joyful yorkiepoo pu... (more)

16. Lindsey

Dog lover with some free time!

Southwest, Raleigh, NC, 27603

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lindsey was able to help us last minute and our pups seemed to be very happy to have her! Lindsey did drop-in visits for us and sent pictures/updates each ti... (more)"

17. Cheyenne

Animal Lovin' College Student

Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cheyenne went above and beyond in her care of our two kitties! Even when one of them was not feeling well, she cleaned up and kept me informed the entire tim... (more)"

18. Ben

Your dog's new best friend

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Thanks to Ben we were able to enjoy a day full of excitement and new things knowing that our fur babies were safe and sound. The messages with feedback about... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Jay

Caring & Responsible Dog Lover

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27605

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I watched Jay's animals via Rover for a few years. There are few owners more attentive and concerned with their pets' wellbeing than Jay. Your furry loved on... (more)"

20. Alison

Plays well with others!

Wade, Raleigh, NC, 27607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alison is very responsible and loves animals. She has taken care of my dog and two cats, and just the two cats since the dog passed away. All animals were ... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Hillsborough, Raleigh, NC trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 3,573 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in the Raleigh, NC metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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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