Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Kensington, Philadelphia

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Available this weekend
1. Jennifer and James

It's a Family Affair!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

83 repeat clients

"Jennifer and her family are the best!!!!!! She has really gone above and beyond for me and my pup several times. She is always available on a moment's notice... (more)"

2. Jennifer

Animal Lover looking for Love

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Jennifer has been nothing but fantastic with my dog. She gives me so many pictures and updates its amazing. When getting Sammi I was really worried about fin... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
3. Linda

I often prefer animal to people!!

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19130

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"If you are considering someone to care for your pup look no further. I could fill a book on the care, concern, compassion and joy that Linda brought to her c... (more)"

4. Alexis

TLC for your dog!

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alexis was remarkable this week for us. We had a hectic schedule at work and needed someone who could accommodate each day for us to check on the puppy and A... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
5. Caitlin

Flexible & Reliable dog lover!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

18 repeat clients

"Caitlin was amazing! She took such good care of our little Peanut and left us feeling so comfortable about crating her for the day. She was responsive and re... (more)"

6. Michael

Ready to hang with your pawfect bud

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Michael is very reliable and has been able to help out on short notice - which is a huge help! Rayne always seems happy on days that he comes by so I have no... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Liz

Animal Loving Music Teacher

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

12 repeat clients

"Liz recently did a drop in visit to feed and walk my dog for the first time. She was very communicative, pleasant, and easy to work with. I would definitel... (more)"

8. Jennifer

Fishtown, Kenso, NoLibs and beyond!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jen is a compassionate lover of all animals, and is greatly attuned to their feelings and needs. I have seen these gifts on display with her cat, Moo, and m... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Johnnie

Animal lover and outdoor enthusiast

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19122

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Johnnie has been nothing short of amazing. She treats my puppy with all the love and patience I would give to her myself. If you are looking for a walker I w... (more)"

10. Rebecca

Flexible&caring, lifetime dog lover

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

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)

Confirmed Holiday Availability
11. Ricky

Your Dog's Best Friend!

Frankford, Philadelphia, PA, 19124

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Ricky through my job about 4 years ago. I am a social worker and help with vocational training. Ricky was one of my clients and he was looking for ad... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
12. Megan

Great experience caring for dogs!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"In my time knowing Megan, she has proven herself to be a competent, loving and devoted pet owner. Having grown up with pets her whole life, Megan has grown ... (more)"

13. Alison

Calm, Caring, and Playful Dog Lover

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I have had the pleasure of working with Alison a fe times in the past with my precious feline, Maebe. If ever I have to go out of town and leave my baby alon... (more)"

14. Joe

Weekend City Care and Long Walks

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

About: My family had a Labradoodle named Darby that we rescued at 4 months from when I was in 8th grade until after I left college. She was the sweetest d... (more)

Confirmed Holiday Availability
15. Evan

Dog Loving Student - Home full-time

North Central, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

"Evan truly loves dogs! He is a responsible person who can be trusted to feed, walk and play with dogs in his care. He has proven himself to be an excellent... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
16. Steven

Woof woof, let's run!

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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)"

17. Matt

Dogs are life.

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt is amazing with cats and dogs alike! He has helped with my four year old cat and my roommate's three year old dog, he is always kind and courteous, and ... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Christian

Home full-time - enjoy long walks

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

"Christian is a great dogsitter! Whenever I go on vacation I wouldn't trust my beloved Coco (schnauzer breed) to anyone but Christian. My Coco also loves him... (more)"

19. Joseph

Goofy Organized Attentive Dog Man.

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joe is a wonderful Dog Dad to his own Freddie and Rhubarb---he's super responsible, loving, and kind. I never hesitate to ask for his help first when it come... (more)"

20. Maribel

At-Home Doggy Mom w/ Fen Yard

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I received a thorough check in from Maribel which kept me at ease because I know my kitty loves company! She notified me of her check in and check out along ... (more)"

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