Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: Under half an hour


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



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


repeat clients
25 Reviews

Cheryl D.
Cheryl D.
Dec 19, 2018
Verified Stay

Katarina checked in on my cat while I was away for a trip. She sent me plenty of photos, and took great care of him while I was away.

Katarina M.
Katarina M.
Cindy C.
Cindy C.
Nov 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Katarina was great with our two kittens whom we had left for the first time. She was able to come meet them before our travels, and sent lots of pictures and updates during our trip. We will definitely ask her to drop in on our cats again when we're away!

Katarina M.
Thanks Cindy! Mozzarella and Jellybean were such curious sweethearts. Hope I do have the chance to see them again.
Katarina M.
Samantha W.
Samantha W.
Nov 11, 2018
Verified Stay

My husband and I are so happy we found Katarina! After our work schedules overlapped, we were both out of town the same weekend with no one around to watch our beloved cat, Moo Shu. Frantic, we messaged Katarina who was prompt in her response, made time to come visit our apartment and meet Moo Shu so we could feel comfortable before leaving him in her care, and then sent us regular photo updates while ...

Katarina M.
Thank you for the great review Samantha! I would be happy to sit Moo Shu again.
Katarina M.

About Katarina

years of experience
  • Rover 101
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Worktime Is Playtime

**SCHEDULE** I work from 5am-2pm on Monday to Friday. I do not accept sitting requests for dogs during the week unless your residence is within reasonable walking distance (no more than 15 minutes) of Jefferson Neuroscience. This enables me to take your dog out on my lunch break and before work in the morning. Additionally, I do not accept requests outside of my service radius at any time.

I grew up with dogs, and I ...

What Katarina would like to know about your dog

Does your dog have any special needs? What do they enjoy doing? Do they have any fears I should know about? Is there any type of routine they are used to? Is it okay to give them treats?

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

When Katarina watches your pet

I am very athletic and can take long walks around Philadelphia (or runs)! I also like playing catch, tug of war, or just giving belly rubs.

Katarina's Service Area

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