House Sitting in Kensington, Philadelphia

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1. Elizabeth

Pet Enthusiast

East Falls, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"It felt wonderful allowing Bodie to stay in our house instead of being boarded at a kennel (no matter how nice of a kennel) and knowing that he had someone w... (more)"

2. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sammie is a responsible, caring young woman with a deep love for animals. She has vast experience with all types of animals and can be relied on to give the... (more)"

3. Rebecca

Flexible&caring, lifetime dog lover

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a lifelong lover of all animals and have been a dog owner throughout my whole life, with up to 4 dogs in my household at one time. I have hous... (more)

4. Victoria

Future vet, will run and play

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

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

About: Future veterinary student with dog training experience looking to help make your pups happy! I am available part time to work with your dogs on dai... (more)

5. Corinne

Experienced,reliable,&very flexible

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Corinne was a great sitter! She stayed in our apt and took excellent care of Persi. She sent daily photo updates and stayed in consistent communication. High... (more)"

6. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Sophia was great! She was organized and flexible when scheduling the Meet and Greet and coordinating the logistics of her stay before our fairly last minute ... (more)"

7. Steven

Woof woof, let's run!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Steven is a responsible and kind dog lover. He has been walking my dog for over 5 years. He has always walked Sugar when he says he will, gives her plenty of... (more)"

8. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lindsay was great! She stayed in my apartment with my lab for 3 nights and sent plenty of pictures and updates throughout the stay. She left the apartment ... (more)"

9. Madeline

Very flexible availability

East Falls, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

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

About: My name is Madeline and I am a student at Philadelphia Univeristy studing Textile Design. I've grown up with dogs ranging in breeds, sizes, and per... (more)

10. Alexandra

Dedicated, Responsible Animal Lover

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can always count on Lexxi to watch our animals when we are away. We have 3 dogs and 2 cats, so it is quite a menagerie. She always makes sure that each one... (more)"

11. Katelin

Responsible College Student

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katelin was fantastic! She came over beforehand to meet Judah to make sure he was comfortable and within a little bit he was sitting there licking her face.... (more)"

12. Emily

Dog lover ready to start sitting!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

10 repeat clients

"Emily has watched my dogs twice now. I feel very comfortable having her stay at my house with them. She is very quick to respond to any messages and sends ... (more)"

13. Sarah

dog-loving nursing student!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sarah took very good care of my dog, Buddy! (more)"

14. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Megan watched my two dogs while my fiance and I were out of town for a wedding. When she stayed with us she had to endure torrential downpours when she walke... (more)"

15. Sarah

Outgoing Animal Lover

City Center East, philadelphia, PA, 19107

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Sarah was absolutely wonderful!!! It was my first time leaving my dog for an extended period of time, and she sent me lots of pictures/ dealt with my anxiety... (more)"

16. Sarah

Enthusiastic dog sitter/designer

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Sarah was a pleasure to work with! She is super responsive, friendly, and it's apparent that she genuinely loves working with pups. I strongly recommend her ... (more)"

17. Noah

Looking for new fuzzy friends!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Brittany is wonderful! My little Tater can be a handful and yet Brittany seems to care for her with ease and also makes me feel that Tater is fun to be with.... (more)"

18. Hilary

Animal lover with kind heart

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Hilary is my go-to dog sitter when I'm gone. She's dependable and communicative and goes above and beyond in her care of my dogs--even taking the younger one... (more)"

19. Bri

Dog's Best Friend

North Central, Philadelphia , PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Bri for over 10 years and she has always been an animal lover. She is the first person I call when I need a sitter or walker. When we lived toge... (more)"

20. Ethan

Your dogs best friend

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ethan is a responsible and hard-working individual who shows much promise for the future. He is able to effectively balance school, work, and a social life w... (more)"

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