House Sitting in Kensington, Philadelphia

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

1. Shane

Compassionate Animal Lover

Girard Estates, Philadelphia, PA, 19145

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Shane stayed in my home for a week with my energetic lab mix, Heart. He was very thorough throughout the entire process from beginning to end and made sure t... (more)"

2. Brittany

Looking for new fuzzy friends!

Germantown, Philadelphia, PA, 19144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Brittany was very amenable in arranging an initial meet and greet. Our dog is very timid, and she allowed him space to "sniff her out." She arrived on time a... (more)"

3. Natalie

I am a friendly dog lover.

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

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

3 repeat clients

"My maltipoo instantly liked her and ran over to snuggle. We don't have any pet sitters so this was a relief to see him feel at ease so quickly. Natalie was... (more)"

4. Jesse

Dog Lover Near Great Park

East Falls, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: My name is Jesse, I am 31yrs old and live with my dog Diego who is a 10yr old boxer, in East Falls. I go to Valley Green everyday and would love to... (more)

5. Asha

Dogs are God's gift to the earth

City Center East, Philadelphia , PA, 19102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Asha for almost a year. In that time, I have come to know her as an incredibly kind, compassionate, and responsible young woman. I have no dou... (more)"

6. Amanda

Friendly and lovers of all animals!

North Central, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

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

"Amanda has walked my chocolate lab hank on many occasions an as a small business owner it is tough to get him out for the proper excercise he deserves which ... (more)"

7. Lauren

Dogs rule everything around me

Hartranft, Philadelphia , PA, 19133

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

About: Hello! My name is Lauren! I have been working with dogs, cats, horses (you name it, I've probably owned it at some point) my entire life. I am curr... (more)

8. Carolyn

Loving sitter with vet experience

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19132

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Carolyn stayed overnight with Brutus in our home. She was very responsive and easy to coordinate with. (more)"

9. Lindsay

Compassionate and responsible

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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)"

10. 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)"

11. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Megan is fabulous! She is super responsive to requests, and kept in very regular communication with us, from the time we booked her until she left our house.... (more)"

12. Sophia

Experienced, fun loving caretaker!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Sophia was AWESOME! She went above and beyond with our dog and I'd highly recommend her to anyone using Rover! She left a nice little note with a summary of ... (more)"

13. Lauren

Happy tails don't lie

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"We were thrilled with Lauren as she looked after our two dogs for a weekend. She spent lots of time with our dogs giving them lots of attention. Both dogs we... (more)"

14. Crystal

Lover of all animals in Nolibs/Fish

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Best cat sitter ever! Took pics of my cat and texted me to let me know how he was doing :) really went above and beyond to make sure he was well taken care of!! (more)"

15. Jennifer

Vet. Assistant who loves pets!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jennifer was great! Our dogs loved her! We could relax and enjoy our trip knowing that our fur babies were well taken care of. We will definitely rebook Jenn... (more)"

16. Dana

Friendly, reliable animal lover

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

"Dana watched my puppy while I was on a week long vacation. She did an excellent job feeding, walking, playing and giving my little girl the special attention... (more)"

17. Emily

Dog lover ready to start sitting!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

7 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)"

18. Cole

Livin' the snug life

Kensington, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

19. Erik

Responsible, Patient, Animal Lover

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erik is a reliable and well trained caretaker, who took really good care of our greyhound mix. We received constant updates and pictures so we did not have t... (more)"

20. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Meridith was a wonderful sitter! She stayed at my apartment to take care of my beagle, Betty, for three nights. I received lots of photos and updates and it ... (more)"

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