House Sitting in Kensington, Philadelphia

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1. Rachel

Available during the holidays!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is awesome! She is the first Rover sitter that we've had watch my dog, Scooby. She put us at ease immediately, and treated our home with respect. She ... (more)"

2. Rachel

Part retriever, full time dog lover

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

14 repeat clients

"Rachel was great - she sent plenty of updates throughout her sitting and was very responsive and flexible with timing. We will definitely book her again, and... (more)"

3. Alexandra

A Forest Hills Getaway with Lexie

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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

3 repeat clients

"Lexie did a terrific job taking care of Koby for 5 days at our place! She obviously loves dogs and knows how to work with them. She was communicative and pro... (more)"

4. Michal

Your dog and I will be bffs

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia Pa, NJ, 08003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Michal did an amazing job with all three of my girls!! She sent pictures and updates while I was away, and when I came home my girls acted as if I'd never le... (more)"

5. Megan

Reliable, flexible and experienced!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

4 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)"

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6. Corinne

Experienced,reliable,&very flexible

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Corinne was very conscientious with our family of pets! She cared for our 3 kitties and 2 older dogs in our home and no one seemed stressed when we came home... (more)"

7. Benjamin

Bless your bark!

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Ben is not only responsive, but goes above and beyond to make sure Shadow is happy while we are away. He does everything we ask of him, and even takes Shado... (more)"

8. Jessica

Keepin Up With Our 4-Legged Buds

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19132

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Jessica was fabulous. She looked after the dog and cats and gave them extra exercise and pet time. House was clean and tidy when I came home and everything w... (more)"

9. Alena

Friend of dog

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Alena was amazing! Not only with my dogs but also with me and my home. She listened patiently to all of my neurotic mom instructions and sent me lots of pict... (more)"

10. Amber

Happy pupper, happy me!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amber was great! She was very prompt with responses and took care of Diego very well I highly recommend her ! Amber stayed in our house for a week while ... (more)"

11. Sammie

Animal Caretaker with a passion

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Max and Mimi had a wonderful time with Sammie. She is always so caring and patient with them-and all animals. She checked in with us and shared how they were... (more)"

12. Rachael

Love pups, available weekends

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachael did such a great job taking care of our 5 month old pup, Bodie. She was very considerate and attentive with his obedience, training and schedule and ... (more)"

13. Robert

All fun no Ruff days.VERY FLEXIBLE

City Center West, philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"on this day of I am honored to write this briefing about mr rob alessandrini I being a animal rights activist I hereby state in fact that robs love for an... (more)"

14. Emily

Animal lover, daytime availability!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Our 5 furkids loved Emily!! So did we! Our first time leaving them in Philadelphia so of course we were nervous! Emily made sure to take lots of pics and sen... (more)"

15. Megan

full-time dog lover

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

1 repeat client

"Megan was so great with my dog Puck, he came back very happy and he got along with her well even though he's usually shy to strangers. I have become a repeat... (more)"

16. Olivia

Dog loving graduate student

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Olivia was fantastic with my dog, Betty! She had the challenging task of watching Betty shortly after we started using a Gentle Leader harness and handled it... (more)"

17. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

7 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)"

18. Cortlyn

Energetic student athlete!

City Center West, Philadlephia , PA, 19103

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Absolutely wonderful person to have sit your dog. Took a trip to California over MDW, and had already booked a sitter but canceled because it just wasn't the... (more)"

19. Aliza

Reliable Sitter - Flexible Schedule

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

1 repeat client

"Aliza was a huge help last minute when I needed a sitter for my two big dogs. She gave them walks during a rain storm, gave them lots of snacks and snuggled ... (more)"

20. Liz

Animal Loving Music Teacher

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

14 repeat clients

About: About me: I am an active animal rescue volunteer and foster parent of both cats and dogs. I have experience with and love dogs of all types and ... (more)

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