House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Within a few hours

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


repeat clients
45 Reviews

Lisa M.
Lisa M.
Oct 1, 2018
Verified Stay

Carissa was AWESOME with my dog, Kya!!! I highly recommend her to anyone looking for a reliable, trustworthy sitter to care for your animals.

Carissa D.
Carissa D.
Bekky M.
Bekky M.
Sep 17, 2018
Verified Stay

Carissa was wonderful with our two senior, high maintenance min pins. She was more than accommodating about dispensing all their medications and supplements and took so many adorable photos documenting their time together. They went to the pond, went on walks and had tons of snuggle time which is their favorite! We will definitely be using Carissa again to house and dog sit. The dogs really didn’t miss us at all which is the ...

Carissa D.
Carissa D.
Terry T.
Terry T.
Aug 27, 2018
Verified Stay

Seems all went well with this first Rover visit. Carissa came as scheduled to feed and walk our Brady. It was a big help to have this coverage when we were planning to be out for several hours. I'm sure Brady welcomed the friendly visitor. Thank You, Carissa!

Carissa D.
Carissa D.

About Carissa

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Experienced Animal Caregiver

Working with animals is what I am most passionate about. For the past four years, I worked as the Animal Care Supervisor for a non-profit animal shelter. I also have five years of professional experience as a dog training instructor and have previous volunteer experience in animal care at a volunteer run shelter. I welcome all breeds of dogs, cats, and small animals and provide walking, play time, socialization, feeding, medicating, and overnights for pets ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

When Carissa watches your pet

Carissa's Service Area

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