House Sitting in Kensington, Philadelphia

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

1. Nicole

Specialized in long runs&long pets

Germantown, Philadelphia, PA, 19144

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Nicole went above and beyond for my two dogs. I have a very old chihuahua who needs extra love and patience, and I couldn't have asked for a better sitter th... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Rachel

Part retriever, full time dog lover

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

8 repeat clients

"Rachel was amazing to our dog Dottie. She took such great care of her and kept us updated with texts and pictures while we were away. It was such relief know... (more)"

3. Maggie

Dogs are family!

East Falls, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

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

1 repeat client

"Maggie is amazing! She spent an extended stay with our two large dogs and they were obviously provided with the best care and affection. Any pup would be luc... (more)"

4. Benjamin

Bless your bark!

Schuylkill Southwest, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

5. Alena

Friend of dog

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

Available this weekend
6. Amber

Happy pupper, happy me!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amber is such a great dog sitter. She walked my dog Roxie, played with her favorite toy, and gave her all the care I could ask for. I will be going back to h... (more)"

7. Elizabeth

Your dog's new best friend!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"I have worked with Elizabeth in a local kennel before and her passion and love for animals is amazing she's confident and a true pack leader we would be luck... (more)"

8. Rachel

Home full-time – flexible schedule!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"There are not many people I’d be more comfortable with as a caregiver for my dog. Rachel is a kind, respectful, and responsible person who has great enthusia... (more)"

9. Brieanna & Melvin

Lots of Attention for Your Doggy!

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

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

10 repeat clients

"If you need a trusted and caring sitter to take care of your pet on a temporary basis, an individual that will listen and follow through with instructions as... (more)"

10. Brisa

I've yet to meet a dog I disliked!!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Charlie loved having Brisa stay with him! She sent many pictures and left charlie & my home in great shape. I would definitely use her again and recommend he... (more)"

11. Rachael

Love pups, available weekends

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

12. Liz

Animal loving music teacher!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

8 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)

13. Sara

Lover of all dogs

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara was great! She sent me multiple updates with pictures, was active with Charlie, and took perfect care of my home. I would definitely use her again & wou... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Olivia

Dog loving graduate student

Fairmount-Spring Garden, Philadelphia, PA, 19102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Olivia was so wonderful. She took the time to come and meet our pups before our last minute night away and took wonderful care of them while we were gone. SO... (more)"

15. Megan

Dog Owning, Dog lover!!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

3 repeat clients

"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)"

16. Becky

I will take your dog on long walks

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Becky's wonderful and will request her going forward! She provided us with detailed and thoughtful updates on how our dog was doing, which was very much appr... (more)"

17. Karly

Dogs are a blessing to this world

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have taken care of dogs all throughout my life. Ever since I was born, a dog and cat were present in my life. All dogs are lovable, no matter wha... (more)

Available this weekend
18. Danielle

Long Walks for Your Dog!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

3 repeat clients

"Danielle is very easy to work with and very accommodating. She took great care of my two dogs while we were away and I came home to happy pups. I will defini... (more)"

19. Meridith

Dog Lover in Kensington

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

7 repeat clients

"Nothing but positive things to say about Meredith. We've struggled for a long time to find someone on this site that we can trust, and that takes care of ou... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Cindy

We live in old city on a dog park

Center City, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

2 repeat clients

"Cindy was the best. She came to the house multiple times over the weekend to take care of Grover and ensure everything was okay. I received timely updates o... (more)"

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