House Sitting in Kensington, Philadelphia

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

1. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

2. Jasmine

cute & loves dogs

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

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

About: Why should you choose me to walk your dog? Well for one; I love dogs. My love dogs is beyond my love for most things. I've always had dogs growing ... (more)

3. Sara

Patient, Dedicated and Responsible.

Point Breeze, philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is a great dog sitter/walker! She has taken care of my dog, Charlie, since he was a puppy. She is super reliable, and high energy. When she takes Cha... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Rachel

Philly-based dog sitter

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

"Rachel is one of the most loving and responsible people I know. I personally do not have a pet, but if I did I would absolutely trust my pet's life in her ha... (more)"

5. Julia

Dog owner, lover, shelter volunteer

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia is a wonderful and loving dog-mom! She has had her pit-mix for 5 years since she rescued him, and has been caring for and training him with tons of lov... (more)"

6. Ji Sun

cheerful & fun, reliable & honest!

Wharton-Hawthorne-Bella Vista, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We have had Ji Sun watch our dog Griffin many times, and she is wonderful! Griffin gets so excited to see her and he clearly loves to be around her. She alw... (more)"

7. Kara

Loving & Responsible Pup Pal

Alleghany West, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kara was awesome! My dog has separation anxiety, and tends to destroy the house when I'm gone for long periods of time. She kept him calm while I was away, a... (more)"

8. Hilary

Animal lover with kind heart

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hilary took great care of Penny! She sent me texts and a picture each day I was away. She seemed to gracefully handle all of Penny's quirks, which was great! (more)"

9. Carolyn

Dog Enthusist

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

7 repeat clients

"Carolyn is an amazing pet sitter and I have used her on a number of occasions. My dog, Bailey, loves when she comes to visit and she always gives her the bes... (more)"

10. Kelly

Will pet for rent!

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly has been a friend of mine for over 9 years. When my family needed a sitter for our very anti-social dog, Kelly happily volunteered. We felt at ease our... (more)"

11. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is so great!! I'm so thankful for her, Rover, and the other sitter I found here! Very kind, responsive, responsible, and caring. Even better, GREAT wit... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Da

i love dogs more than humans TBH

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with many pets and as a kid walked all my neighbors dogs for free, before I knew that I could make it into a business. I'm always outside... (more)

14. Christopher

Dog lover, experienced and friendly

Harrowgate, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christopher loves animals. He raised all his dogs from a pup to senior. Never put one of his dogs down just because they were sick. He always let them live t... (more)"

15. Cole

Livin' the snug life

Kensington, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cole was great. She really looked after our dogs and made sure they were comfortable. She is very reliable and made us comfortable with pictures of the dog... (more)"

16. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Meridith was my very first experience with Rover and I cannot say enough good things about her! I have two high energy pups who can be a handful at times and... (more)"

17. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Lindsay was great! She watched my two small dogs and senior cat while I was out of town for a night. I felt comfortable with her staying in my house and enjo... (more)"

18. Katelin

Responsible College Student

Hartranft, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am an experienced pet owner and carer. Since high school I have house sat/dog sat for neighbors and family friends. I always provide a detailed y... (more)

19. Kimberly

All dogs are friends!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"It was easy to set up the housesitting visit with Kim. She came and met my dog and cats and was an instant success among the animals. I would hire again! (more)"

20. Brandon

Tailoring your Dogs experience

Hartranft, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

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

"Brandon was available on short notice and very professional. My husband and I went out of town for New Years and he took great care of Camila and our home fo... (more)"

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Dog owners in Kensington, Philadelphia, PA turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 3,282 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Philadelphia, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Philadelphia with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house 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.

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