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.

1. Dominic

Experienced Service Dog Trainer

Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dominic is a nice young man. I have known him all my life. He gets good grades, is a good athlete and is excellent at taking caring of dogs. He has already ... (more)"

2. Brian

I love animals and they love me!

Point Breeze, Philadelphia, PA, 19146

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

About: I have grown up with animals my whole life and I am a pet owner myself. My family and I have always treated our pets like a member of the family wi... (more)

3. Jennifer

It's a Family Affair!

Fishtown, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"I had such peace of mind knowing that my animals were in Jennifer's care. She was very consistent in sending photos and communicative before, during, and af... (more)"

4. Jessica

HUGE HEART for all animals!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

About: Hi! I am a young professional living and working in Center City, Philadelphia. I''m looking to pick up some part-time work in the area. I have an u... (more)

5. Alex

Schuylkill Doggie Getaway

Alleghany West, Philadelphia, PA, 19129

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

About: I am a huge dog lover. I believe that every dog deserves love and care. I am very responsible, and easy to communicate with. My husband and I rescu... (more)

6. Ashley

Full time mommy and animal lover

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19133

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

12 repeat clients

"Ashley was great! Leading up to when I went away and while I was away, she was quick and great with communicating. This was my first time using Rover service... (more)"

7. Leslie

Don't fret, I'll watch your pet!

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19137

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

3 repeat clients

"Leslie, thank you for taking great care of our dogs Apollo & Lucy while my family and I were on vacation. I know that they were happy to have your company.... (more)"

8. Peter

15 Years Experience Caring For Dogs

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

3 repeat clients

"Peter was wonderful with Milo! I could really tell how much he cared for him. I LOVED getting pictures of him, Milo loved him right away and I did not worry ... (more)"

9. Carol

Love and Care When You're Not There

City Center West, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Carol was incredible! She took the best care of my dog over Christmas and I absolutely recommend her! (more)"

10. Carol

I will treat any dog like it was my

Richmond, Philadelphia, PA, 19134

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

1 repeat client

"She's very energetic and anthosiastic about dogs. She loves all dogs and will treat them as her own. She can accommodate any animals needs as she is a know... (more)"

11. Carolyn

Dog Enthusist

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

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

7 repeat clients

About: *Please note: I work outside the city, so I am away from the city from approximately 7:30 - 6:00 pm (Monday - Friday). I am one to stop for any ... (more)

12. Rachel

Philly-based dog sitter

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

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

"Every time Rachel comes to our house, our dog senses her warm energy and love for dogs and sticks to her like glue. Our Olde English Bulldogge (Lola) is quit... (more)"

13. Catherine

Flexible, Friendly, Fido-Loving!

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

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

"Thanksgiving 2016, Catherine not only saved the day for me (getting a walker was a last minute decision) but also helped me save face with my family members.... (more)"

14. Lauren

Dog lover ISO doggie house guests

Kensington, Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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

1 repeat client

"There is no better choice than Lauren when it comes to making sure your pet is taken care of. She is a pet owner herself and gives her dog Jack nothing but ... (more)"

15. Annie

Pet-Friendly Condo+Franklin Sq Park

City Center East, Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Annie has been watching our chihuahua for a few years now whenever we need her for long weekends. Annie is very friendly and trustworthy. She is so sweet w... (more)"

16. Nicole

A runner, knitter, and pup mum

Brewerytown, Philadelphia, PA, 19121

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: I grew up with dogs back in Minnesota. When I went to college, I immediately started volunteering for rescue dog organizations. Which I continued t... (more)

17. Alexis

Attentive and frequent doggy care!

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Alexis for the past two years, and I have come to find that she is a very responsible and smart person. She is also very caring, especially when... (more)"

18. Danielle

Philly Doodle Whisperer

Poplar-Ludlow-Yorktowne, Philadelphia, PA, 19123

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

3 repeat clients

"Danielle was great! She communicated with me throughout the day, letting me know that he did his business and had a great romp in the backyard! She is such a... (more)"

19. Mariel

Lifelong Dog Lover

Pennsport-Whitman-Queen, Philadelphia , PA, 19147

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

"I have first-hand experience of Mariel's enthusiasm about dogs. Quite frequently, my phone lights up with a text from her, showing me a picture of an adorabl... (more)"

20. Laura

Dog enthusiast and Graduate student

Fishtown, Philadelphia , PA, 19123

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura is a loving, responsible and full of energy pet owner. She is wonderful in caring for my dog, Bella, who has Addison's disease, making sure she gets h... (more)"

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