The #1 network of pet sitters & walkers
200,000+ Sitters
1M+ Reviews
95% Perfect 5-star ratings
18M+ Photo Updates

House Sitting in Idle Hour, Lexington, KY

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

To ensure accurate availability & pricing, please add your drop-off and pick-up dates.
Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Amber

Stay-At-Home Parent - Fenced Yard!

Lexington, KY, 40509

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

"Amber watches our dog whenever we go out of town. I fully trust her coming into my house and getting my dog. Our dog is very old and we know we never have ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Charity

Full-Time Pro Expert in Animal Care

Central Downtown, Lexington, KY, 40508

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Very pro-active about playing and exercising our dogs, great communication and pictures, was very reassuring. House sat a home with two very active dogs incl... (more)"

3. Sierra

Home Full-Time. Dedicated Caregiver

Castlewood Park, Lexington, KY, 40505

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

About: Hi there! My name is Sierra, and I am so happy to be considered as a caregiver for your beloved pet! I have been caring for animals since I was ten... (more)

4. Yaz

Home full-time, loving environment.

Southeastern Hills, Lexington, KY, 40515

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Yaz is very conscientious and caring. We had a problem with our smoke alarm chirping while she was staying with the dogs. The dogs are afraid of that noise. ... (more)"

5. Katie

Love walking and running with dogs!

Virginia Ave, Lexington, KY, 40508

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie was great! This was my first time leaving my puppy and I️ was very anxious about it. Katie made me feel so relaxed and kept me updated through my entir... (more)"

6. Audrey

college student who loves pups

University Of Kentucky, LEXINGTON, KY, 40508

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Audrey watched my two dogs for 4 days at my home. She was very responsible and kept me informed as to how the dogs were doing. I find her very compassion... (more)"

7. Samantha

I have a lot of free time to play

Blueberry Hill-Brigadoon-Stoneybrook-Baralto, Lexington, KY, 40517

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Samantha for well over 17 years. We (my Husband and I) have always been able to rely on and in-trust that she will provide great care for our F... (more)"

8. Samantha

Playtime never ends with me!

Southland-Deerfield-Open Gates, Lexington, KY, 40503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha did a fantastic job! Our girl Maggie seemed very happy and well taken care of when we came back home! We will definitely go to her again in the future! (more)"

9. Keisha

UK Animal Science Student

Idle Hour, Lexington, KY, 40509

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keisha has been great for us. She has watched our pups a few times now and we've always been pleased with the care that they get with her. She sends photos... (more)"

10. Erin

Your Fur Kid Is In Good Hands

Castlewood Park, Lexington, KY, 40505

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

"I hate giving Erin such a glowing review because we just want to keep her for ourselves! Erin is absolutely fantastic and my little pack just loved her! As s... (more)"

11. April

Licensed vet tech to watch your pet

Idle Hour, Lexington, KY, 40509

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"April was fantastic. Our plans changed a few times after the initial booking and she was very understanding and flexible. Both of our dogs had surgeries righ... (more)"

12. Ginger

Your first adoring animal nurturer.

Southeastern Hills, Lexington, KY, 40517

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

About: I have had moderate experience boarding and walking pets. Above all, I could be your first choice for responsible love and care provided for your ... (more)

13. Michaela

Cared for as if my own

Reservorir, Lexington, KY, 40502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Michaela is very professional, and she left my house as neat and clean as it was when we left it. She also managed my dog's medications capably. (more)"

14. Candice

Dogs call me Aunt Candi

Eastland Park-Dixie Plantation, Lexington, KY, 40505

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

"Candice was awesome! She sent us daily pictures of the animals and did not hesitate to ask any questions when they came up! Our animals loved her right away! (more)"

15. Lindsay

Large fenced in back yard!

Southeastern Hills, Lexington, KY, 40517

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

"Lindsay is extremely trustworthy and has a true love for animals. She goes above and beyond to make sure your animal has what it needs and makes you comforta... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Elizabeth

Your pup is gauranteed a fun time!

Central Downtown, Lexington, KY, 40508

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

"Hello, I am happy to provide a reference for Elizabeth M! She is so responsible! She has cared for foster dogs and pups from the Humane Society with compa... (more)"

17. Laura

I'll give your pet full-time love

Lexington, KY, 40509

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Laura is awesome!!! She took time out to meet and greet with our Bear beforehand. She also kept us updated via text. Will definitely book her again for Bear ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Maggie

home full-time-large fenced yard

Southeastern Hills, Lexington, KY, 40517

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

"Can’t make it home for lunch? Wanting to get away? If the answer is yes, and you have a furbaby that needs looking after then Maggie is your girl. She is a v... (more)"

19. Emma

Clothing style- covered in dog fur

Mount Vernon-Hollywood-Montclair, Lexington, KY, 40502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was great! She was so attentive to my dog and cat. She came out on Christmas Day. She sent me multiple pictures of my dog and cat and played with them m... (more)"

20. Eric

I have owned dogs almost my entire.

Lexington, KY, 40509

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eric has been watching and helping out with my dogs for about 4 years now. Working 12 hour shifts or going out of town for the weekend, I know I can rely on... (more)"

When it comes to house sitting, dog owners in Idle Hour, Lexington, KY love Rover.com. Over 326 owners have reviewed sitters in Lexington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of house sitting in Idle Hour may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a house sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for house sitting on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Idle Hour house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Idle Hour, Lexington, KY who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a dog sitter. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Idle Hour, Lexington donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Lexington.

We're proud to support over 200 organizations across the nation, including:

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.

How it works

Card image cap

1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

Card image cap

2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

Card image cap

3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

Card image cap

4) Enjoy your trip

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